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anti-social cat

My Cat Hides

When a cat hides, they can have a reputation for being shy or anti-social. While that may be true for some of them, it just depends. The way cats are treated while very young has an impact. Most kittens spend approximately the first eight weeks after they are born with their mom and their family. […]

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Why Rewards Work Better Than Punishment

Why Rewards Work Better Than Punishment

Why rewards work better than punishment? Think about your day at work. Maybe it wasn’t the best day; you messed up on a project, and your bossed yelled at you. Or maybe it was a great day; you did well, even excelled, and your boss was enthusiastic and commended you for what you accomplished. Which […]

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Cats mark their territory

Cats Mark Their Territory

Do cats mark their territory? As much as cat owners love their cats, most are probably don’t like when their cats urinate outside of the litter box. It’s annoying, smelly, and not always easy to clean up. Our first—and possibly second and third—reaction is to be irritated and think the cat is behaving badly for some […]

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Listening to your dog

Listening to Your Dog

Listening is a lost art. We have so much that vies for our attention, including television, social media, jobs, kids, and friends, that it’s hard to know who to listen to and how to listen. By evening, when it comes to listening to your dog, we may be too tired to do it well. We […]

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Well-groomed dogs from a Morris Animal Inn Dog Groomer

What Does a Dog Groomer Want You to Know?

A Dog Groomer wants you to know your dog is in for a treat, because it’s grooming day! Depending on your pooch’s preferences, your dog could benefit from any number of services a dog groomer can provide: Bath, brush out, ear cleaning and nail trim package Haircut Healthy Skin and Coat Treatment Scented Shampoos and […]

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