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Did you know there is an alternative way to neutering a dog without doing it surgically? Zeuterin is a zinc compound with FDA approval that is injected into the testicles and sterilizes the dog. The efficacy rate is 99.6 per cent. Ask your veterinarian for more details. Spaying and Neutering is the only way to control the pet population and ensure that every pet has a forever home.

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Mani-pedis are really important for both dogs and cats. If left unattended, nails can grow into the skin. Not only is this painful but it also makes walking extremely difficult. If you struggle to trim nails, both a groomer or the vet’s office can help. Some adoption agencies offer free nail trims for life. So be sure to ask when you adopt.

A nice cat scratching post will also help keep nails in good shape.