Cristina Vulpe PhD

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Can Cats Eat Shrimp

Shrimp is one of the most common types of seafood that people have on a regular basis, whether with pasta or other side dishes. Since

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The Dangers of Pine Oil and Cats

Essential oils don’t usually go along well with pets, be they cats or dogs. They have the tendency to irritate the lining of the animal’s

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Can Dogs Get Hay Fever

Dogs can suffer from hay fever just as much as people can. It is important to know some of the symptoms of this condition, so

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Why Is My Cat Eating Dirt?

Cats can try a variety of foods and even non-food-related items every now and then, but when they start eating dirt on a regular basis,

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What Is a Normal Cat Temperature

Your cat’s body temperature can be a fairly good indicator of disease. High temperature can indicate fever and, therefore, an infection, whereas low body temperature

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Urate Bladder Stones in Dogs

Urate crystals are more likely to affect certain dog breeds than they are others. More often than not, at the root of this health issue

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Pregnancy Test for Cats

Human pregnancy tests are different from those that you might tend to think are available for animals. In humans, the tests basically make an assessment

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Mercury Poisoning in Cats

Severe mercury poisoning cases in either cats or dogs have decreased in the past years mostly because people have started to use electric thermometers instead

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Kitten Trivia

Raising kittens can be more or less challenging, especially if you do not have any prior experience. In today’s post, we’re providing kitten trivia to

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How to Soften Dry Cat Food

Dry cat food is a convenient way of ensuring that your feline friend is getting the nutrition they need even when you are away from

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Dog Ear Wax Color Chart

Ear wax is entirely normal for both dogs and humans, and the reason for that is that it is a way that the body can

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Scheduled vs Free Feeding a Cat

The majority of cat parents these days rely on free feeding when it comes to providing their pets with the proper nutrition. And while free-feeding

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My Dog Has a Runny Nose

A dog’s runny nose can mean a lot of things. It could be a viral disease such as Canine Influenza or Canine Distemper, a bacterial