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Dog & Cat Articles with Advice from Our Experts

Whether you have a dog, cat or both, our experts are here with all the information and tips you need. We use our Purina expertise to cover topics like dog and cat health, nutrition, behavior, training and more.

 

 

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  • Are dogs color blind or can they see color? Turns out, dogs can see some colors. Find out what colors dogs see and how you can help your dog better distinguish between certain colors here.
  • Cats mean so much to us. As our beloved pets, they provide us with a great deal of joy and fulfillment. And we do everything we can to make sure they’re living extraordinary lives. 

    It’s easy to forget that in addition to being our entertaining and loving pets, our cats are also incredible athletes with fascinating anatomies. By taking a closer look at our cats’ bodies, we can appreciate their extraordinary nature even more.

  • In terms of development, the first year of a cat’s life is equal to the first 15 years of a human life. After its second year, a cat is 25 in human years. And after that, each year of a cat’s life is equal to about 7 human years.
  • Have you ever seen dogs meet for the first time? A positive first meeting is no accident. Did you know there are ways owners can set their dogs up for successful social interaction? Keep reading to learn how to introduce dogs to new pets and people.
  • Introducing your cat to a new home or other house pets can be a stressful experience. Learn how to properly introduce cats while creating a safe, stress-free environment.
  • Bringing home your new baby is an exciting time. It can also mean a lot of change for your dog or cat. You can help your four-legged family member adjust with some planning and preparation. Read on to learn how to introduce your pet to a baby.
  • Looking to socialize a puppy or adult dog? Read about forming positive associations, avoiding stressful interactions, and taking steps towards socializing your dog.
  • At Purina, we go to great lengths to meet rigorous quality and safety standards. We bring in experts. We advance technology. We check everything that goes into making your pet’s food thousands of times.
  • Of course! With a simple equation, single word instructions, regular schedules and ample playtime, we can help you give your puppy a space all his own.
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