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Easter Hazards for Pets

Easter Hazards for Pets
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This article contains: Cat Dog Rabbit
The arrival of spring means sun, flowers, and Easter chocolate, but can be dangerous for your cat or dog. Petplan takes a look at Easter hazards for pets...

Is milk bad for cats?

Is milk bad for cats?
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This article contains: Cat
Is milk bad for cats? Pop culture tells us that our feline friends love a saucer full of milk but in reality, this can be quite different. Petplan investigates

Best dog breeds for families

Best dog breeds for families
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This article contains: Dog
What are the best dog breeds for a family? Are they friendly? Are they smart? With so many factors at play it‘s hard to make a decision. Petplan investigates...

Things you shouldn’t feed your dog

Things you shouldn’t feed your dog
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This article contains: Dog
Whether your dog is sniffing around your feet while you eat, or they aren’t feeling too great, it can be very tempting to give them a treat to try and cheer them up, but not all foods are safe for dogs.

Can cat fleas live on dogs?

Can cat fleas live on dogs?
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This article contains: Cat Dog
Fleas are never pleasant. These parasitic organisms feed off our pets, causing them a huge amount of discomfort and even pain. Not only are fleas associated with itchiness, they are also part of the tapeworm lifecycle. There are two main types of flea, Ctenocephalides canis, the dog flea and Ctenocephalides felis, the cat flea, but can cat fleas live on dogs? Petplan investigates…
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