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How to Bathe a Siberian Husky

I en el montehu image by FRAN from Fotolia.comThe Siberian husky is a breed of working dog native to the Siberian Arctic. Washing your husky can be time-consuming, but is possible with a few things you probably already have on hand.Step 1Warm up the water before you bring your dog into the bathroom. Ensure that the water isn& 39;t too hot or too cold.
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How to Test the pH in Marine Aquariums

I Jupiterimages/Photos.com/Getty ImagesYour saltwater companions need a basic -- as opposed to neutral or acidic -- aquatic environment, and they need it to remain consistent. The pH shouldn& 39;t be below 8.0 or above 8.4 for saltwater aquariums, with 8.2 being standard. Test the pH at least once per week.
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How to Crate-Train and Housebreak a 6-Month-Old Dog

I puppy image by Aleksander from Fotolia.comCrate training and housebreaking a 6-month-old dog takes a little more time and patience, but it can be done. Once he is calm, training is easier.Step 1Choose a crate appropriate for your pup& 39;s size. Your pup should be able to stand, lie down and turn around in the crate.
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Can Kittens Leave Their Mother at 8 Weeks Old?

I Jupiterimages/Photos.com/Getty ImagesSeparating kittens from their trusted mother cat definitely is not always the easiest experience. In general, kittens should remain with comforting, sweet mommy until at least weaning age.WeaningIt is very important for kittens to remain with mom until weaning is completed.
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The Irreverent Vet Speaks Out on The Danger of Cats Sleeping in Bed

A while back there was a front page article in USA Today with this headline: “Letting pets sleep next to you can make you ill, experts say.” Headlines do make people look and read. Yes that is true. And this was one of those headlines. There are two issues I'd like to address about this article: 1. Was it irresponsible of the press to run this type of headline and to report this information?
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