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Caring for small dogs explained in more detail

When it comes to caring for small dogs, there are several things to take into consideration in order to supply your furry friend with the best care you can provide. Below are some of the daily care requirements for dogs and how you should approach providing them for your small pup.

Feeding Your Small Dog

Depending on the size of your dog, he probably won't be able to chew large sized food comfortably therefore you need to be sure to purchase dog food made specifically for the smaller dog breeds. You can readily find dog food at the store that has the smaller nuggets as opposed to big chunks. Canned soft foods are also suitable for your small dog.

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What to do when your pet bird gets sick

Like other pets, your bird can get sick but unlike other pets your birds illness can become serious, even life-threatening, very quickly. If your bird is acting even the slightest bit ill you should get him to your veterinarian right away since birds can go downhill very fast.

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Aquarium Snails - Pets or Pests?

Have you ever suddenly looked into your fish tank and noticed a bunch of little black things crawling around which, upon further inspection, revealed themselves to be tiny little snails? You probably wondered where the heck these things came from and what you should do with them. It's most likely that these little aquarium snails have hitched a ride in an aquarium plant you recently purchased and, while these can be terrible pests, there are other types of snails that can be quite beneficial to your fish tank as well as fun to look at.

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Adding the Bala Shark to your fish tank

The Bala Shark, scientific name Balantiocheilos Melanopterus, isn't really an actual shark but was named as such because of its appearance, which features silver coloring and tall dorsal fins. They make an excellent addition to an aquarium due in part to their mild-temperament as well as their beauty and grace. These energetic fish also form gorgeous schools and are compatible with several different tank mates to add an interesting variety to your aquarium.

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