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During this crazy time many of us have been confined to our homes and for some that means to be home 24/7 with our best friends. Our pets. However, because of this, many pets have become accustomed to having us home with them. 

But then the question is... will they be okay once bans are lifted and people are able to slowly go back to their daily routines?

Will they be able to handle their best friends not being by their side 24/7?

It is expected that many dogs (even cats!) can suffer from separation anxiety, and pet experts are saying that it's a good idea to get your pet ready and used to post-quarantine separation now, to minimize their stress later. 

Here are some useful tips for both dog and cat owners.

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How To Take Care Of Your Human: 8 Tips And Tricks

Thanks to our loyal I Can Has Cheezburger user, Chris10a, for contributing these awesome cat tips on our Lolcats page!

We love our users and love their love for cats! 

Without further ado, a spotlight on some clever and helpful tips, from cats, on how to care for your human:

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How To Make a First Aid Kit For Your Pets

When your pet suffers an illness, injury, or poisoning, knowing what first aid to do (and not do) can have a big impact on their recovery, safety, and comfort. Regardless of whether you've taken (or are planning to take) a first-aid class, you still need to have the supplies and "gear" handy to be able to administer first aid to your pet. And that's where having a good pet first-aid kit comes in. Below is an easy and handy guide to putting together an awesome first aid kit for your pet. (Pro tip: keep one at home and one in the car).  Although you can buy a ready-made pet first aid kit, you can customize one to the needs of your specific pet with some items you may already have in the medicine cabinet or pantry, plus a few others you can pick up online or at a local pet store. Via: Rover

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The holiday season is upon us! It's is officially December and people are starting to put up their trees and decorate! However, any cat owner knows this is no easy task and more than luckily, some damage will be done. 

Jackson Galaxy has created this video with helpful tips for all cat owners who want a ...less destructive Christmas year. 

He also added some really helpful tips in the video's description that we've shared below:

"* When it comes to candles, they need to be out of reach of cats. Cats tip over candles and start fires. Cats burn themselves on candles. Make sure they are wall mounted or a place where cats just cant get to them. Same goes for incense. 

* Wires: Cats get into Xmas trees and will sometimes chew the wires for the lights. You can treat the wires with substances like "Bitter Apple" - also use any of my suggestions for keeping them away from the tree in general OR don't use electric lights.  Also there are products like LUME where you can feed electric cords through them from the tree to the outlet and your cats wont be able to chew through it."

Wishing you all a happy and safe holiday season, everyone!

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Take A Lesson In Chillaxing From These Animals

Feeling too stressed these days? Let these animals teach you ways of achieving inner peace. 

And if all else fails, just remember to breathe and take a moment for yourself because your mental health is more important than whatever else you're stressed/anxious about. 


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Today Is Feral Cat Day: 4 Ways To Help Them During Winter

Feral Cat Day is celebrated every year on October 16th to remind us of our love of the furry-little devils, and how every stray cat has within them a loving cuddle-able furball looking for a forever home.

In August of 2001, Alley Cat Allies celebrated its 10th anniversary and launched the first annual Feral Cat Day to promote raising awareness about feral cat colonies and how to care for and prevent them. Alley Cat Allies is a strong supporter of the 'Trap-Neuter-Return' policy, where stray cats are captured and brought in to local volunteer veterinarians to be neutered and returned to the streets. This allows the cats to live out their lives on the streets, without creating more kittens to perpetuate the problem.

Feral Cat Day is best celebrated by alerting people of the various issues facing stray cats. 

One of these issues is the cold winter months. For feral cats, this time of year is no winter wonderland. Winter temperatures stress outdoor pets and take a toll on homeless animals. These cats need our help, especially during the cold season. 

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We all know kittens are balls of energy and usually budding micro-panthers who have a strong urge to hunt, which includes biting. And while it's completely normal and instinctual that biting would be part of their hunting skills, that doesn't mean that they have to bite you! Here are 6 helpful tips, from the Kitten Lady, how to get your little fireball to not bite. Good luck! 

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Here's How You Can Buy The Right Scratching Post for Every Stage of Your Cat's Life

The experts of Catster (This time- Pam Johnson-Bennett, a certified cat behaviorist) are back with some advice on how you can find the right cat scratching post for kittens, adult cats and older felines. Now you can match your cat's age with his urges to scratch. 

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7 DIY Dog Toys You Can Make From Things in Your House

Toys are a necessity for keeping your dogs happy, active and out of trouble, but spending tons of money on them doesn't have to be. Check out these genius ideas for homemade dog toys. choose one and get your craft on! Via: Iheartdogs



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20 Tips Any Pet Owner Would Find Very Helpful

Tiporesity is described as providing short tips for busy lives. One of its main categories are tips for pet owners. We have collected some of the best ones we could find. 

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Veterinary Behaviorist, Elise Christensen, with some helpful tips for owners who deal with an aggressive cat.  

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Learn The Best Ways To Stop Your Dog From Barking

How to stop Dog barking is a highly searched term on the web. It seems many are experiencing things such as their dog is barking at the fence, at birds and other dogs to name a few. Learn how to stop your Dog barking with these clever tips and tricks that really work. Via: The Whoot

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How to Calculate Your Cat's Age

One cat year does not equal seven human years. Read on for tips on determining your cat's age and check out a helpful cat years to human years chart. Via: Catster

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Here's How You Can Catify Your Home Windows

For indoor cats, windows provide hours of entertainment and mental stimulation — vital to keeping your cat happy and healthy. It's really easy to create a special space near a window for your cat to enjoy the view. So the people on Catster brought up some useful tips by the feline design pro, Kate Benjamin, on how to turn an ordinary window into a cat-friendly paradise. You don't have to have any special skills or spend a lot of money — just pick a good location, then make it comfy, and your cat will be curled up watching the show in no time! 

Kate Benjamin has been writing about feline design since 2007 and is co-author with Jackson Galaxy of two New York Times best-selling books, Catification and Catify to Satisfy. Get more of Kate's feline design tips at hauspanther.com.

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