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It's summertime and the living isn't always easy for cats. Summer is the time for sun, fun, vacations and outdoor activities from gardening, sports, picnics, BBQs, vacations to beach days. School is out: families spend more time together but often spend less time with their cats. While humans are enjoying more outdoor fun, cats being creatures of habit, miss their humans and their usual routine. Credit: Petfinder Behavioral issues are more likely to crop up when routines are changed. Anxiety, separation anxiety and varieties of aggression can result. More animals roam in the summer from neighborhood pets to wildlife. This is the most likely time for incidents of direct aggression and...

The Dog Days of Summer Get Awkward

The dog days of summer are winding down, so it's time for the last hurrah of sunny fun. Families are collecting their kids, gear and dogs, and going on one last great adventure before hunkering down for fall. Unfortunately, a pet owner's idea of a good time may not jive with a dog's style. Countless pups are forced to go…

7 Signs of Heatstroke in Dogs

August is here, and retailers are rolling out their back-to-school sales, but don’t let them fool you; We’re still in the dog days of summer, and the mercury in your thermometer won’t retreat anytime soon. For the next couple of months, the heat is still on, and that means you need to continue being vigilant…