Michele C. Hollow

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Quiz: 10 Common Pet Care Myths

As a pet parent, do you fall for any of these?

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Signs of Animal Abuse: Would You be Able to Spot Them?

Plus, how to report cruelty to animals.

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Is a High-Protein Diet Bad for Your Dog?

Think twice before you overload your mutt with meat.

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Want Healthy Pets? Spay or Neuter Your Cat or Dog

It's not just good for the planet.

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What Pooch Owners Need to Know about Foxtails and Dogs

If these weeds get into your dog's body, the result can be devastating.

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Quiz: What Lies Beneath? Hidden Dangers in the Ocean

Test your knowledge on how to keep safe in the deep blue sea.

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How to Get Rid of Raccoons

Tips for luring these masked invaders out of your house, and what you can do to keep them away.

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Is Your Dog Overweight?

Here’s how to help Fido lose fat and get fit.

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Is Your Cat Overweight?

How to make your favorite furball less round

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What to Do If There’s a Bat in Your House (and How to Keep Bats Out)

After a bat in my home tested positive for rabies, my entire family had to get rabies shots.

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What to Do if You Encounter a Snake

Plus, how to tell if a snake is venomous and what to do if you get bitten.

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Quiz: How Much Do You Know About Sharks?

Hungry for facts about sharks? Sink your teeth into this test.

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Getting Rid of Skunks — and Skunk Smell

What to do if you or your pet gets sprayed (forget tomato juice), and how to keep skunks out of your yard.