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Behavior training

Does Your Cat Have Nine Lives?

"Cats have nine lives." Cats' agility, quickness, and ability to land on their feet have kept this proverb around for a long time. Have you ever wondered about the origin of this statement? It is thought that this came from ancient times when nine was considered a lucky number because it is the "trinity of trinities".
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Pet care

Dog Bites Tip

Dog bites to people are a common presenting problem to emergency hospitals around the country. Bites are dangerous for two reasons. First, the bites are often loaded with tons of bacteria that are essentially "injected" into your flesh increasing the risk of infection. Secondly, the can be substantial tearing and bruising of tissue causing damage to the skin, muscle, and nerves.
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Vet qa parent

My dog is acting differently after he was kenneled

Our question this week was: Nino is a 1-year-old dog. He was always playful and love the doggie parks and got along well with others dogs big and small alike. I put Nino in a dog kennel that allowed dogs to play with other dogs. The first time used the service it was for 9 days. He came back thin, and a little aggressive adjusted quickly back to his loving self.
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Vet qa parent

What kind of injuries besides bites can dogs do to humans?

Our question this week was: Doctor, I have two Pugs. A boy and a girl. My little boy, Taylor, weighs 28 pounds. My little girl, Bailey, weights 24. They get walked twice a day. First thing in the morning and late in the day. Sometimes they'll see another dog or cat and go nuts and unexpectedly try to go after them and in so doing, my arm gets jolted like nothing I've ever felt before.
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