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How should I disinfect the toys in my kids playroom?

Hand Foot and Mouth Disease has been going around our neighborhood. Many of the kids in the neighborhood frequently play at our house. I want to disinfect all the toys. What is the best way to do this?


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How can we remove fleas from newborn kittens?

Our cat just had 4 kittens, and my son noticed fleas on them. What can we do to safely remove them from kittens? They are only 6 days old.


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Will eating a large amount of people food make my dog sick?

ACK! I just came home and found that my dog had eaten almost a whole apple pie that I (foolishly) left out on the counter! Is he going to get sick? What should I do?


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Where can I buy a cheap pregnancy test that works?

I think I may be pregnant but I don't want to spend a ton of money on the pregnancy test. Where can I buy a cheap on e that works?


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How long can you safely have an epidural?

I. Hate. Pain. Is there a maximum amount of time you can have an epidural? Can I opt for one during the early stages of labour?


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Why is my parakeet losing feathers?

Our parakeet is shedding an unusual amount of feathers. They are all over her cage. What could be causing this? Should I call the vet?


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Will our cars rust in the rain if we have to park on the street?

We live in the city in an apartment building with street parking. It's stressful enough always worrying that we won't find good parking places, but recently we've had a lot of rain and I'm wondering if being outside it is will cause our cars to rust... more


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Is it okay for dogs to eat people food?

We just got a dog from an animal rescue and are learning all about caring for her. We are wondering is it okay for her to eat people food (as a treat)? Are there some kinds of foods that are harmful to dogs that we should definitely avoid?