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Pet Insurance and Keeping the Cost Down

Pet Insurance and Keeping the Cost Down

Written By: Published: 11-17-17
Pet insurance has become a very lucrative business, there are more and more companies, making various offers to attract new customers. How to choose the right one? And, most of all, how can you save money on pet insurance? For more information please visit our website at www.animalshelter.org ...Read More...
Working In An Animal Care Center

Working In An Animal Care Center

Written By: Published: 11-14-17
Most people love animals, but some want to take their love even farther. Sure, many love their pets and help feed stray or wild animals on occasion, because they are good hearted people, but for those that have more time and determination, this will prove insufficient. Some people want to volunteer or work in the field of animal care, in order to increase an animal?s well being and become a voice for the voiceless. If you are such a person, then you are in luck, as there is a lot of room and demand for people like yourself. For more information please visit our website at www.animalshelter.org ...Read More...
Advice on Ferret Pet Care

Advice on Ferret Pet Care

Written By: Published: 11-13-17
A ferret can live around 8 to 9 years, which is quite a long time for an animal its size. That means that if you take good care of it, you will have a decade worth of company, friendship and laughs. And the best thing is that you will find it to be well worth the effort. For more information please visit our website at www.animalshelter.org ...Read More...
Helping Abandoned Cats

Helping Abandoned Cats

Written By: Published: 11-10-17
Each year, millions of cats end on the streets. This is a very sad situation indeed, no matter the circumstances that cause this situation. While some cats run away from home for various reasons and then end up getting lost, many of them are abandoned after spending a good portion of their life in a home. This can be a confusing, if not traumatizing experience for the feline. For more information please visit our website at www.animalshelter.org ...Read More...
Mountain Cur Breeds

Mountain Cur Breeds

Written By: Published: 11-9-17
The Mountain Cur is a working dog that was developed for treeing and trailing small game, such as squirrel and raccoons. Member of the hound group, like all curs, it can also be used for big game hunting and baying, for example in bear and wild boar hunts. It can also serve as an all-purpose farm dog or a water dog. For more Information please visit our website at www.animalshelter.org ...Read More...
Two Distinctively Different Mastiff Breeds

Two Distinctively Different Mastiff Breeds

Written By: Published: 11-8-17
There are about eighty different Mastiff breeds around the world. Here are examples of the Neapolitan and the Nebolish Mastiffs, both Mastiffs with similar qualities and attributes but bred in completely different parts of the world for different purposes. For more information please visit our website at www.animalshelter.org ...Read More...
Serbian Breeds

Serbian Breeds

Written By: Published: 11-7-17
Serbian Hounds are loyal, brave, bold and persistent. They can easily find their way on rough terrain (no wonder they are preferred by mountain hunters) thanks to their extremely well developed sense of smell and their great stamina makes them a good companion for hunting trips. They usually hunt small game (hare, fox, smaller forest animals), but they can also hunt wild boar or deer. For more information please visit our website at www.animalshelter.org ...Read More...
Great Dog Training Tips

Great Dog Training Tips

Written By: Published: 11-6-17
They say a dog is man?s best friend, and that is not for nothing?these furry friendly beings are not only loyal, but their zest for life and playfulness can bring a smile to anybody?s face. Now, since us humans have still failed to reach perfection on the matter of behavior, it?s only fair and natural to realize that dogs may also have some innocent tendencies that may be a little less easy for us to accept, like jumping to greet someone, or barking for no apparent reason, chewing on our favorite pair of shoes, etc. Training your dog can solve those issues and make for a better life for you both. For more information please visit our website at www.animalshelter.org ...Read More...
Portuguese Breeds

Portuguese Breeds

Written By: Published: 11-3-17
Here's a short list of Portuguese breeds that range from hunting and tracking on land, to helping fishermen herd their fish into their nets. Each breed has a different look and different abilities. For more information please visit our website at www.animalshelter.org ...Read More...
Tips for Buying Slider Turtles

Tips for Buying Slider Turtles

Written By: Published: 11-2-17
When you decide to buy slider turtles, you should keep in mind that these are semi-aquatic turtles, so they need to have a suitable aquarium to fit their size, usually requiring a water level of at least 40 cm. The rule when buying an aquarium is having at least 10 gallons of water per inch of turtle. For more information please visit our website at www.animalshelter.org ...Read More...