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Why do Cats Shed and Retract Their Claws?

05th October 2009
Why do cats lose their claws? Cats are the only animals that walk directly on their claws, not on their paws. It would be like humans walking on the tips of their fingers. Getting about on tip-toe (known as digitgrade) is an especially useful feature to ... Read >

What's it Like Being a Dog?

20th July 2009
They can't argue with their owner except by refusing to carry out his commands or, in worse cases, biting the person they disagree with. They can't speak so the vet can only examine a dog and give an opinion as to their state of health. A trainer may or m... Read >

Hybrid Dog Breeds-The Latest Trend

15th April 2009
What do you get when you cross a Boston Terrier with a poodle? A Bossi-poo. How about if you cross a Chihuahua and Dachshund? A Chiweenie. In an era when people have gone animal crazy, the latest trend is to "create" dogs based on picking and choosing ... Read >

28 Common Fabric Definitions

27th March 2009
There are all types of fabrics for upholstery, drapery, curtains, clothing, quilting, interior designs, etc. Here are 28 fabric definitions used for different decorating and craft projects. 1. Acetate: A man-made fiber consisting of cellulose acetate a... Read >

Can You Tell a Cats Moods By Its Eyes?

10th March 2009
The next time you feed your cat, take a close look at its eyes. If it's hungry, the minute you get the food dish the cat's pupils will expand. The perpendicular slits will dilate to dark pools of feline anticipation. Tests bear this out that as this occur... Read >

8 Nail Fungus Remedies-All Natural

29th December 2008
Here are 8 nail fungus remedies made from natural and homeopathic medicines. 1. Apple Cider Vinegar: Dab the infected toe nail in the morning and at night. Also, you can soak a cotton ball with the vinegar and place it around the toe with some tape and... Read >

Things You Need To Know About Pet Parakeets

24th November 2008
Pet stores, private breeders, bird marts or bird shows can be an ideal place to purchase a Parakeet. Before selecting your new pet parakeet, it's important to take time and observe the actions of different birds in the store. Are some more active than oth... Read >