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What's an easy way to give my dog pills?

by | Tuesday, February 19, 2019 |

Give Your Dog a PillCan you give your dog a pill? Most of us are probably able to give one pill, but what if your dog needs multiple pills every day for two weeks? Would you be able to do that without causing stress for you and your dog? Giving dogs pills can be challenging, and some dogs have made pill refusal an art form. Here are some tips to help you medicate your dog effortlessly with the least amount of stress possible. Mix the medication in with your dog's food. Verify that the medicine...

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Can my Cats Drink Milk?

by | Saturday, February 16, 2019 |
Should cats drink milk?

Should my cats drink milk? Probably not.Cats don't need milk in their diets after weaning, typically at 6 to 8 weeks old. Your feline friend may love milk, but that doesn't mean you should keep pouring milk into your cat's bowl.While nursing, a young feline produces an enzyme, called lactase, that helps break down the sugar (lactose) in its mother's milk. As kittens grow up and no longer need mother's milk, lactase generation slows and eventually goes away completely. Without the lactase...

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