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April 4, 2012 - Issue 219


Does Your Cat Suddenly Bolt from the Room, Looking Back Like Something's Chasing Her?

Does Your Cat Suddenly Bolt from the Room, Looking Back Like Something's Chasing Her?

April 4, 2012 | 760,183 Views

She may have a weird syndrome called feline hyperesthesia. The skin and fur on her back -- from shoulders to tail -- ripples, rolls, twitches ... and drives her to distraction. While this may seem like a silly problem, it can actually become quite serious. Learn what other symptoms this condition produces, how it's usually diagnosed, and the recommended treatment.

Parrot is Potty Trained

Parrot is Potty Trained

April 4, 2012 | 16,299 Views

This parrot probably wishes he also knew how to close the bathroom door.

If Your Pet is Stressed Out, This Could be the Reason

If Your Pet is Stressed Out, This Could be the Reason

April 4, 2012 | 35,247 Views

Animals aren’t designed to lay around all day with nothing to do, nowhere to go, and no one to see. Boredom can be a big stressor in the lives of today’s dogs and cats, and stressed out pets often wind up with health and behavior problems.