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The FDA, DCM and Why We've Taken a Closer Look at Dry Pet Food (Kibble)

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The FDA, DCM and Why We've Taken a Closer Look at Dry Pet Food (Kibble)

The FDA has been looking into a possible connection between grain-free diets and dogs developing canine dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM). Other possible connections should also be examined, such as the quality of the ingredients being used in these diets (Non-GMO vs GMO), how these diets are made (highly processed vs minimally processed) and other factors such as...

Cat Treats - Good Or Bad?

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Cat Treats - Good Or Bad?

To treat or not to treat, is the real question for cat owners. Cats are notorious for being picky eaters. What if a treat becomes an addiction? Is there a danger that treats could put your pet off their regular diet? Although cats do quickly become fond of their treats, if their regular dining experience is a quality, delectably tasty pet food, there is nothing risky about indulging your favorite feline with a tasty treat. And there are more reasons to treat your cat than just indulgence.

The Do's and Don'ts of Taking Your Dog to Dog Parks

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The Do's and Don'ts of Taking Your Dog to Dog Parks

Dog parks can provide an excellent source of exercise and socialization for both you and your canine companion. These parks generally provide a large, fenced-in area where dogs can run and play in safety, and many owners enjoy the benefit of meeting fellow dog lovers as well. There are some general guidelines that are required to ensure the safety of both your dog and other visitors of the park.

Can Small Businesses Compete With Big Box Stores and Large Online Retailers?

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Can Small Businesses Compete With Big Box Stores and Large Online Retailers?

It's been said that small business is the backbone of the United States economy. These incredible small businesses are owned by our family members, our friends and our neighbors. Even though owning a small business can be difficult and challenging at times, small business owners would have it no other way. They love the people they serve and their customers are the reason why they went into business in the first place. It's such a wonderful feeling to give them our support and say thank you. Small businesses are awesome!