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Itchy and Scratchy

Tips on how to safeguard our furry friends from ticks and fleas

We all love to cuddle up to our furry family, but the soft and warm fur that we so love is also the perfect hiding place for pesky parasites!

Far […]

By |October 10th, 2016|Family, Pets|0 Comments
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Pet Tech

How the Internet of Things can help take care of our pets

The concept of pet tecH, or the Internet of Things (IoT) for Pets, is all about connecting, interacting and receiving real time information of our dogs and cats through intelligent, […]

By |September 28th, 2016|Family, Pets|0 Comments
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The Golden Years

Handling the problems of old age in your pet

It is not unusual for the behavior and habits of our pets to change—just like people—as they get older. While some of these are consistent with old age, such as declining activity […]

By |August 28th, 2016|Family, Pets|0 Comments
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Nine+ Lives

An entertaining story about rescuing and adopting stray cats in Vietnam

During an 18-month stay in Viet Nam, my girlfriend and I become sidetracked by an orphaned kitten suffering from a broken leg and living by a bridge where dog-and-cat-thieves roam. After […]

By |August 21st, 2016|Family, Pets|0 Comments
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Going Native

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Exploring the special dog breeds of Vietnam

Vietnam is home to beautiful living national treasures that few people know about. The treasures are steeped in myth, legend and cultural folklores. Brave and strong hunters, fierce protectors and loyal […]

By |July 16th, 2016|Family, Pets|0 Comments
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Clean as a Hound’s Tooth

Partnering with your veterinarian to fight dental disease

We all brush our teeth, but how many of us do the same for our pets? Often we completely ignore our pet’s teeth—which can be a big mistake!

Periodontitis is a bacterial infection of […]

By |June 19th, 2016|Family, Pets|0 Comments
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Kid’s Best Friend

Discover whether owning a pet can reduce your child’s chances of developing allergies

Adopting my three rescue cats is both the best and worst decision I’ve ever made. Having grown up around household pets it finally hit me that I was […]

By |May 29th, 2016|Family, Pets|0 Comments
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Paws for a Cause

Guardian of the abandoned and abused

Over the last five years of his 11 years in Vietnam, Frenchman Vincent Leopold Marcel Pascal and his many rescued dogs and cats have been evicted from their home by intolerant neighbors and landlords in […]

By |May 9th, 2016|Family, Pets|0 Comments
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Hot Weather Tips for Your Pet

Many pet owners in Vietnam often ask me how to help their pet deal with the constant heat and humidity here, especially those who have moved here with their pets from colder climates. Fortunately there are several simple things you […]

By |April 5th, 2016|Family, Pets|0 Comments
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The Cat’s Meo

Curtailing the overpopulation of cats in Vietnam

Why are a large number of cats (meo) being abandoned in Vietnam? Why do these ‘little tigers’ suffer the fate of being consumed in the beginning of a lunar month thinking this ritual will […]

By |March 29th, 2016|Family, Pets|0 Comments