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3 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Get A Dog – Tips from Lucy’s Pet Care

Dogs can add so much pleasure to our lives!  And, puppies are sooooo cute!  But, dogs aren’t always the best choice of pet for everyone.  Here are some reasons why you shouldn’t get a dog. You Want Protection Dogs can be very protective of their owners.  And, can be a great warning system of approaching …

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How to Gain Back the Lost Hour from Daylight Savings Time – Tips from Lucy’s Pet Care

It’s that time of year, again…Daylight Savings Time!  Early Sunday morning, the clock hands “spring forward,” and we lose an hour.  Sure, the result is more daylight in the evenings (thus, the name “Daylight Savings”), but, we still have lost time in our day. Well, no need to fret about that precious 60-minutes! We have …

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Tips for House Training Your Dog – Lucy’s Pet Care

Tips for House Training Your Dog Welcoming a new member of the family is always an exciting time.  Whether it’s a new puppy or an older rescue dog, the happiness they bring into the home is simply wonderful.  What’s not exactly wonderful is cleaning up accidents on your carpet. However, with patience, persistence, and consistency …

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What Does It Mean When My Durham Dog Is Lethargic?

What Does It Mean When My Durham Dog Is Lethargic? Why is My Dog so Tired? Dogs are usually playful, happy, and curious beings. However, like humans, dog’s energy levels fluctuate depending on a number of factors. Things that can affect your dog’s energy include diet, fitness, stimulation, and health. If you notice your dog …

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How To Choose a Professional Durham Pet Sitter – Employee vs. Contractor

How To Choose a Professional Durham Pet Sitter Employee vs. Contractor It’s prudent to hire a Durham pet sitter who works with a Team of other sitters.  This helps ensure 1) availability for your requested dates of care and 2) an emergency back-up system.  Having more eggs in the basket is a good thing!  It’s not …

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How to Prepare for Moving with Your Pet – Lucy’s Pet Care

How To Prepare for Moving with Your Pet Moving, whether across town or across the world, can be a very exciting time.  And, bring much stress to you and your pets.  All of the commotion and disruption of regular routines can cause a lot of anxiety.  Any change is especially difficult for cats.  Here are …

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