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    Hypoglycemia

    What Is Hypoglycemia? Hypoglycemia is a sudden fall in the concentration of glucose in the blood below normal...

    Dental Care

    Many health problems can start in your cat's mouth. Mouth infections can spread to vital organs such as the heart and liver,...

    Sarplaninac

    History & Overview The Sarplaninac (pronounced as shar-pla-NEE-natz) is an ancient dog still widely used in the mountains...

    Border Terrier

    Overview One of the rarest of the terriers, the Border Terrier goes back to the 17th century, when...

    Hypoglycemia

    What Is Hypoglycemia? Hypoglycemia is a sudden fall in the concentration of glucose in the blood below normal...

    Dental Care

    Many health problems can start in your cat's mouth. Mouth infections can spread to vital organs such as the heart and liver,...

    Sarplaninac

    History & Overview The Sarplaninac (pronounced as shar-pla-NEE-natz) is an ancient dog still widely used in the mountains...

    Border Terrier

    Overview One of the rarest of the terriers, the Border Terrier goes back to the 17th century, when...

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    Standard Schnauzer

    History & Overview Three distinct Schnauzer breeds, differing in body size, are recognized by the World Canine Organisation (FCI) and American...

    Australian Cattle Dog

    History & Overview The Australian Cattle Dog is a relatively new breed, and it is a manufactured breed....

    Carolina Wren

    Overview The loud ringing call of the Carolina Wren (Thryothorus ludovicianus) is one of the commonest sounds of...

    Alaskan Sled Dog

    History & Overview The Alaskan sled dog has evolved over the past century from a working dog, originally...

    Jack Dempsey

    Jack Dempsey (Rocio octofasciata) is a popular species of cichlids named after an American heavyweight boxing champion of the 1920s who was renowned for...
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    House Wren

    Overview House Wrens (Troglodytes aedon) are aggressive and adaptable nestlers. They will build their nests in just about...

    Paradise Fish

    Great Pets The Paradise Fish (Macropodus opercularis) was among the first tropical fish to be kept and bred...

    Internal Parasites

    Internal parasites that may attack pet rabbits range from nematodes (worms) to protozoans (intracellular parasites). Many infections result from exposure to dog...

    European Green Lizard (Lacerta viridis)

    Overview The European Green Lizard (Lacerta viridis) is one of the best known European lizards. In captivity, it becomes...

    Blue-gray Gnatcatcher

    Overview Several species of gnatcatchers are found throughout the warmer parts of the Americas. All of them build...

    Brown Thrasher

    Overview The big, foxy red Brown Thrasher (Toxostoma rufum) is the official bird of the state of Georgia....

    Norwich Terrier

    History & Overview It is assumed that this plucky little Norwich Terrier evolved from English country breeding small...

    Animals

    Siamese Fighting Fish

    Appearance Siamese fighting fish (Betta Splendens Family: Belontiidae) is a freshwater fish of 2.5 inches long (if bred in captivity) of many colors and varieties. Most captive-bred males have long, flowing fins, while females have short fins and a pimple-like white bump below their vents.

    Field Spaniel

    History & Overview A unique and intelligent sporting dog, the Field Spaniel was developed in the middle of the 19th century from Sussex Spaniel, English Cocker Spaniel and English Springer Spaniel. The emergence of the breed is attributed to the desire of some dog fanciers to create a...

    Azawakh (Tuareg Sloughi/ Azawakh Hound)

    History & Overview Azawakh, also known as Tuareg Sloughi and Azawakh hound, is an African sighthound of the afro-asian type which appeared in Europe towards 1970 and came from the Nigerian middle basin, among others from the valley of the Azawkh. For hundreds of years, he has been...

    Papillon

    History & Overview The Papillon is believed to be one of the oldest of the toy breeds whose ancestors are believed to be small, long-eared dogs known as Belgian spaniels. These charming, vivacious little creatures used to be companions to the ladies of royal courts. The Papillon (meaning...

    Northern Pygmy-Owl

    Appearance The Northern Pygmy-Owl (Glaucidium gnoma) is tiny indeed no bigger than a good-sized-sparrow. It has two distinctive features: a long tail, which is often cocked up at an angle, and two black blotches, or "eyes," on the back of its neck. The species nests in tree holes,...
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    Dog/ Canine Terminology

    A Almond eye - Almond-shaped eye rim. Angulation - The...

    Cryptosporidiosis

    What Is Cryptosporidiosis? Cryptosporidium is an uncommon infection in foals caused by the...

    Osteochondrodysplasia

    What Is Osteochondrodysplasia? Osteochondrodysplasia is a form of osteoarthritis affecting skeletal development, growth and...