Six Pet Behaviors Explained

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If you’ve had a pet for any length of time, you’re no stranger to your dog or cat’s strange behaviors. It’s often amusing when the cat gets the minor crazies during the day. It’s funny when the dog hops around during play, or chases his tail so much he falls over. But, have you ever…

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Vaccinations to Ensure Your Pet is Healthy

There are many things that pet owners can do to keep their pet healthy. Ensuring that they are eating the right foods, getting enough exercise and social time; these are easy to remember. But, making sure that Fido and Fluffy are protected against the illnesses that can have serious affects on their quality of life…

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Your Dog and Kids Can Be Friends

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When given the opportunity, a dog and a child can be the best of friends. There’s always the potential that your pet will eagerly welcome attention from kids, but that is not always the case. Sometimes a child’s noise and energy can be overwhelming to a dog. But, there are things that you can do…

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Ensure a Pets Care in an Emergency

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It’s not something people like to think about often, but what would happen to your pet if you were incapacitated or unable to care for them?  Just like children, animals need constant care, love, and attention. Without those things, the animals can suffer- get into things they shouldn’t, get sick, or even disappear. Even if…

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Summer Dog Bathing Tips 

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Keep your pets clean with these tips The summer months are known to be warm. While humans can guard against some overheating with a haircut, or a dip in the pool, many house pets, like cats and some dogs, don’t benefit from or particularly enjoy those things. Keeping your pet groomed and clean will greatly…

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Helping a Shy Cat and Fearful Dog Thrive

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It’s always exciting when you bring a new pet into your home. Although cats and dogs react differently to changes in their surroundings, there is always the possibility that your new friend will be a little shy. There are ways to overcome this and make your new furry friend more comfortable. At Raleigh Pet Sitters,…

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Keep Fido Cool and Healthy This Summer

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Summer brings people and their pets outdoors, there’s no denying that. The sun beckons and that promise of heat and vitamin D lures dogs and humans alike outdoors to play, relax, and enjoy themselves.  But, rising temperatures also bring things to watch out for, like heat stroke. This is something to watch out for while…

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