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Fun Ways To Celebrate Chinese New Year With Your Dogs

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new year has just started and while the rest of the world is busy making resolutions, our Chinese friends from all over the world are busy preparing for their New Year. The Chinese New Year is usually celebrated during the day of the New Moon. In 2018, that would land on February 16, Friday. Additionally, this coming Chinese New Year is special to all dogs because 2018 is the Year of the Dog.

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Itchy Cat

Do you have an itchy cat, even when it’s not flea season and there’s not a flea in sight?  Does your kitty have dandruff or dry skin?  Some cats get extra oily skin from food allergies.  Others develop little pustules on their chins or the base of their tail.  Some cats throw up more often or will have runny stools.  If your cat is suffering from any of these, it may be a food intolerance.  The first thing you should always do is check with your vet, as any or all of these could be signs of a more serious condition.  Once you’ve ruled those out, take a look at your cat’s diet to find the culprit.

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Dog Food Allergies

Does your dog have a food allergy? Let’s take a look at your food.  Feeding the same food to a dog everyday may cause them to develop an allergy or intolerance to common ingredients. The most common food ingredients responsible for allergies are chicken, beef, dairy, pork, lamb, fish, eggs, corn, soy, and grains (e.g. wheat, whey). Corn and wheat are often used as cheap fillers in pet foods.