Berks Pets

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Pet addictions
Does your beloved pet have an affinity for something odd? If so, please share it with our readers.
1 1 01-5-2018 11:20 AM
Rob G
Dog parks in Berks
Many people would love to have more dog parks open to the public in Berks County. Do you know of an area that would be great? Is your municipality thinking about opening one? What are some of the challenges to maintaining a dog park?
9 30 11-23-2017 07:03 AM
Pet names
What do you think about giving pets human names? How did your pets get their names?
2 2 09-28-2016 07:59 AM
Purebred vs. mixed breed dogs
What type of dogs do think make the best pets? Is a defined lineage the key to a great companion or is an indeterminate blend of breeds better?
3 8 05-29-2013 02:52 PM
Adding a feathered family member
If someone is thinking about adding an avian companion to their home, what kind of homework and home preparation should they do in advance? Share your experiences, good and bad.
1 0 07-2-2010 01:33 AM
LeAnn/premium animal supply
Catty behavior
Discuss some of the feline behaviors you feel are interesting or unique and how they have developed. Give tips on litterbox training, introducing a cat to other pets and preparing a cat for the addition of new human household member.
1 0 05-5-2010 02:59 PM
Puppy mills
Give Web surfers tips on avoiding puppy mills, signs a puppy or dog may have come from one and how to care for an adopted dog that was born or raised in a puppy mill.
2 5 05-15-2012 11:02 AM
Caring for a sick reptile
What are common illnesses that captive reptiles suffer? Can a person provide care or should a specialist be sought?
0 0 01-15-2009 04:54 PM
Veterinary referrals
Promote veterinarians that have done a good job of caring for your specific type of pet.
11 15 03-14-2012 09:32 PM
Nicole Abby
Tips for fellow pet parents
Have a great tip for others regarding medicating pets, behaviors, training or inexpensive ideas? Share it here and your tip may be chosen to be used in the print edition of the "Life" section, starting in February 2009.
2 3 04-2-2009 10:07 PM
Dog sports: agility, obedience, Rally-o, flyball, tracking and conformation
Do you have the competition itch? What events do you like to participate in with your canine companion? If you are having trouble getting your dog to perform, post a question. Talk about the latest dog competitions you've been entered in and how your dog has done.
5 6 03-24-2018 04:29 PM
Groomers in Berks
Need a groomer? Love your groomer? Are you a groomer that specializes in certain breeds? Let's hear about it.
2 19 08-26-2017 10:35 AM
Buddy's Pet Resort
Recommended reading for pet lovers
Read a good book that other animal lovers might enjoy? Let others know about your favorite authors that feature dogs, cats, birds, reptiles, rabbits, ferrets, hamsters, chinchillas, Guinea pigs or any other critter. Give your opinions on the latest pet literature.
2 2 03-11-2009 02:21 PM
Animal interactions
Write a bit about some of your favorite animal interactions.
5 2 05-12-2009 01:03 PM
rose gring
Dealing with the loss of a pet
When a pet dies, it is like losing a familly member. How have you dealt the grief? Both county animal shelters offer pet bereavement groups, but if going to a group is not your style, post your experiences here and other members of the community may be able to help or benefit from your insight.
1 5 01-9-2010 06:15 AM