Author Archives: Hadley Rush

Find a cat whose personality will make you purr

November 7, 2010

Not long after moving into my first apartment, I decided that I wanted to adopt a cat. I had never had a cat before, but I believed the hype. “Cats are easy,” I heard. They’re…


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No! Bad myths! Three shelter dog myths

November 5, 2010

If you’re deciding between adopting from dog rescue shelters or a breeder, you may have heard some misinformation from well-meaning friends. I’d like to shed some light on the life of a shelter dog. Myth…


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Cat health: Pet food ingredients to avoid

November 5, 2010

Posted by: H.R. Pets Best Insurance Editorial Manager Do you practice preventive care for your cats? Like any good cat owner, you probably do the basics: flea prevention, vaccines, and cat insurance. But what about…


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Pet health: Common household toxins

November 4, 2010

Your pet’s safety should be one of your top priorities. Did you know that there could be pet health dangers lurking in your home? Another reason pet insurance is a good idea: according to the…


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Not sure where to adopt a cat? Here are some options

November 4, 2010

Apparently, the country is catching on to what cat lovers have known for years. According to the Humane Society of the United States, “there are more cats with homes than dogs in the United States,”…


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Lessons from a shelter dog

November 3, 2010

Although I never knew much about pets or pet health in general, I’ve been a die-hard pet lover since the day I came home from school in the 2nd grade and met a gorgeous, 50…


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