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Disrupted routine makes healthy cats act sick: Study

January 3rd, 2011 - 12:42 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 3 (ANI): The next time your cat vomits hairballs or refuses to eat, don't think she is being finicky, as she might just be acting sick because of the stress ... Read more...

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Over 2,800 mailmen bitten by dogs in US

June 18th, 2010 - 10:56 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, June 18 (IANS) Mailmen in the US have become the worst targets of dogs and over 2,800 of them were bitten by canines in America in 2009, latest statistics say. Most ... Read more...

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Can pets catch H1N1 flu from humans?

November 9th, 2009 - 1:53 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, November 9 (ANI): A case of an indoor 13-year-old house cat in Iowa who has contracted the deadly H1N1 flu while living with two flu-sick owners has fuelled concerns if the ... Read more...

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US pets getting acupuncture treatment by their vets

July 27th, 2009 - 2:26 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 27 (ANI): Vets in the U.S. are using acupuncture to treat pets for a wide range of medical problems.Some of the complaints that are being treated in dogs and cats ... Read more...

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Vets warn of dubious websites duping pet lovers

January 11th, 2009 - 1:47 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 11 (IANS) Vets have warned potential pet owners not to be tricked into buying prized pedigrees promised by websites, or they would find themselves duped of hundreds of dollars. Walter ... Read more...

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