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101 Fun Things To Do With Preschoolers

As children grow from toddlers into mature preschool students, they can take part in more advanced activities, and they can start to play with others. Here are 101 things to do with preschoolers, including suggestions provided by Dr. Amanda Gummer, an expert on child play and the founder of Fundamentally Children... more

101 Fun Things To Do With Toddlers

Ready for a roundup of some favorite (yet simple) things to do with toddlers? These activities focus on age-appropriate skills and interests for little ones. The key is letting the children lead the play, while you watch and follow. Here are 101 things to do with toddlers, including specific suggestions... more

How To Manage Stomatitis In Cats

It's hard to watch your cat suffering from a painful, inflamed mouth. Here are some ways to help a cat with stomatitis have a happier, pain-free life. Your cat has been diagnosed with stomatitis, and you aren't quite sure what that means. All you know is your cat... more

Is Toxoplasmosis In Cats Dangerous To Owners?

Find out about this disease and how to prevent it. Wondering exactly what toxoplasmosis is and if it's something to worry about? Toxoplasmosis in cats is a disease that's caused by a parasite called the Toxoplasma gondii. In humans, this disease manifests with symptoms similar to those that... more

Tramadol For Dogs: Uses, Side Effects, And Alternative Treatments

Wondering whether tramadol for dogs is safe? Learn about tramadol's uses, potential side effects, as well as alternative treatment options. Your dog might have hurt herself rough-housing at doggy day care. Or, she might have been injured by an aggressive dog while out with her dog-walking crew. These things happen, but... more

What Is Reverse Sneezing In Dogs?

Do you hear your dog reverse sneezing sometimes? Here's an overview of what triggers this behavior and when it may be cause for concern. Are you alarmed by the sound your dog makes when he sneezes? You might be witnessing "reverse sneezing," a type of sneeze in which your... more

Is Conjunctivitis In Dogs Contagious?

Your dog's eye is runny and looks a little funky. Is it conjunctivitis, and should you be worried? Maybe you've noticed some discharge coming from your dog's eye, or maybe you think the eye seems swollen or your dog is holding it closed. Conjunctivitis in dogs has... more

Bringing Myths About Water Birth To The Surface

Trying to decide if a water birth is right for you? Here are 10 myths about water births and some facts to consider.Your friend had a water birth, and she's raving about it. Your partner thinks it sounds ridiculous and risky. Who's right? Myths abound about water... more