Daniela Caride

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12 Ways to Be Kind to Your Pet This Summer

Help your pet beat the heat during the dog (and cat) days of summer.

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6 Ways to Keep Your Dog Safe this Fourth of July

Protect your pooch from Independence Day disasters.

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How To Choose a Reliable Pet Sitter

Don’t let a pet disaster happen while you’re away.

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13 Health Symptoms Cat Owners Should Never Ignore

What your cat’s scratching, tummy trouble or crankiness could be trying to tell you.

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13 Health Symptoms Dog Owners Should Never Ignore

What your dog’s restlessness, skin issues and tummy trouble could be trying to tell you.

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Is Your Dog Stressed Out?

When life is ruff for your canine companion, here’s how to help him relax.

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How to Choose the Best Dog for Your Kids

There’s much more to consider than just the dog’s breed.


10 Ways to Care for Your Pet on a Budget

Even if you’re broke, you can cut unnecessary pet costs without cutting corners in care.

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Signs of Heatstroke in Dogs and How to Avoid It

Don’t let your cool pup become a hot dog.

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2 Vaccines Your Cat Absolutely Needs, and 1 He Might

A vet clears up a common myth about whether indoor cats need vaccinations.

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2 Vaccines Your Dog Absolutely Needs, and 4 He Might

A veterinarian offers advice to help you decide which vaccines are right for your pooch.

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How to Choose the Right Dog for Your Lifestyle

Don’t just pick the cutest pup — consider your habits, and find a dog that fits them.

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Dog Arthritis: What Pet Owners Can Do

The right treatments and a new routine may do wonders for your arthritic dog.

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Dog Toys: Which Ones Are Safest?

A playful pooch is a healthy one — but choose carefully the toys you bring home.

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The Pros and Cons of Keeping Backyard Chickens

It takes more than pluck to raise these birds. Keep in mind these challenges — and risks.