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January 12, 2010 | By Kavykeeper | 5 | Just Curious

How much of a risk to humans is there from new pets that may have undiagnosed parasites or ringworm? Is shelter screening adequate? What advice would you give to a new pet owner to avoid exposing themselves to this sort of thing? Are there some anim… more ›

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June 23, 2009 | By Kavykeeper | 3 | Just Curious

I'm sure pets get bit by mosquitoes as often as humans. Plus, they probably spend as much or more time outdoors. With the rainy weather we've had, I wonder if this should be a concern of pets owners.

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March 31, 2009 | By Kavykeeper | 6 | Just Curious

I never give my guinea pigs tap water since we have a private well which has a high mineral content. City water is chlorinated which isn't good for them, either. Guinea pigs are prone to bladder and kidney stones. Minerals, including calcium, increas… more ›

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November 7, 2008 | By Kavykeeper | 2 | Just Curious

I noticed that many of the rabbits pictured in Pet Wars have large lumps or sacs under their necks. I've never seen anything like that before. Just curious, what is that?

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