Category Archives: Pet Health Tips

For Kitty’s Sake provides pet health tips and tricks for keeping your pets happy & healthy.

Effects of Air Pollution on Pets

The Effects of Air Pollution on Pets Research has confirmed the dangers of air pollution for humans: People who are exposed to excessive air pollution have an increased risk of developing respiratory issues such as wheezing, coughing, shortness of breath, and chest tightness. Cardiovascular disease is another potential health issue connected to exposure to air…
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Why Spay and Neuter Your Pets

For Kitty's Sake can help with spay and neuter assistance for ferals and indoor cats if you are having difficulty with the funding. By spaying or neutering your pet, you’ll help control the pet homelessness crisis. This results in millions of healthy dogs and cats being euthanized in the United States each year simply because…
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Weight Watchers: How the Pet Obesity Epidemic Happened

How the Pet Obesity Epidemic Happened Kale Chips weighed 85 pounds when his caregiver surrendered him to Chicago’s Animal Care and Control in late 2014. The Beagle was twice the size he should have been, an unfortunate consequence of a guardian who was unable to properly care for him. After he was pulled by Chicago-based…
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How to Prevent Obesity in Pets

Keep your pet at optimal weight for an optimal life - preventing obesity in pets. By College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences, Texas A&M University. Like humans, pets can become obese and develop excess body fat, which can lead to serious health problems, such as diabetes or degenerative joint disease. In order to provide…
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