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General pet care information can help you with the various mishaps, illnesses and behavior issues that can arise with any pet. Learn about general pet care.

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How to Milk a Cow

You're going to a farm for a week and would like to learn how to milk a cow before you leave. This article will tell you how to milk a cow.


From Servals to Pythons: The Exotic Pets Quiz

From Servals to Pythons: The Exotic Pets Quiz

Some people want more than just a house cat or puppy. Test your knowledge of exotic pets with this quiz at HowStuffWorks. See more »

Do rabbits really love carrots?

Do rabbits really love carrots?

Bugs Bunny pulled a big one over on all of us. Learn if rabbits really love carrots at HowStuffWorks. See more »

How do dogs' nutritional needs change as they age?

How do dogs' nutritional needs change as they age?

How do dogs' nutritional needs change as they age? Find out how dogs' nutritional needs change as they age at HowStuffWorks. See more »

10 Fruits and Veggies that Aid in Dogs' Nutrition

10 Fruits and Veggies that Aid in Dogs' Nutrition

Are you looking for some fruits and veggies that aid in dog nutrition? Check out these 10 fruits and veggies that aid in dog nutrition. See more »

Are omega fatty acids important in dog food?

Are omega fatty acids important in dog food?

Are omega fatty acids important in dog food? Find out if omega fatty acids are important in dog food. See more »

How important is protein in a dog's diet?

How important is protein in a dog's diet?

How important is protein in a dog's diet? Find out how important protein is in a dog's diet at HowStuffWorks. See more »

What ingredients are important in senior dog food?

What ingredients are important in senior dog food?

What ingredients are important in senior dog food? Find out what ingredients are important in senior dog food at HowStuffWorks. See more »

How to Keep Your Pet Off the Furniture

How to Keep Your Pet Off the Furniture

How to keep your pet off the furniture. Visit HowStuffWorks and explore more about how to keep your pet off the furniture. See more »

How to Train Your Ferret

How to Train Your Ferret

Train your ferret to use a litter box. Learn about how to train your ferret at HowStuffWorks. See more »

How to Remove Ticks from Pets

How to Remove Ticks from Pets

If your pet keeps scratching and nipping at its fur, chances are it's time for you to learn how to remove ticks from pets. Read this article to learn how to remove ticks from pets. See more »