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The Typical Pet Shop Proceeds

January 29th, 2015 / / categories: Pet Shop /

You love shopping at the mall, and you have noticed that no store is more crowded on a regular basis than the pet store. Children laugh and point at different kinds of dog breeds, begging their parents for a puppy.

Many parents give in and purchase puppies for several hundred dollars, and you notice that there is always a new supply of dogs each time you go in. Indeed, having a pet store is a popular business, and to keep it popular, an abundance of typical pet shop proceeds go to maintain the cleanliness of a pet store. .

Typical Pet Shop Proceeds: Thousands Per Month

Indeed, you eyes might widen at the thought of the typical pet shop proceeds being so lucrative. However, your eyes would be reduced to slits if you knew, in fact, how much of the pet shop proceeds must got toward maintaining the animals as well as the store itself.

Consider for a moment, the upkeep of one puppy. A puppy goes to the bathroom on a regular basis, eats a considerable amount during the day, and needs bedding as well as a toy or two to keep it comfortable.

Multiply the basic needs of one puppy times about ten (the usual median amount that any pet store has at a given time) and you realize that the typical pet shop proceeds dwindle in the amount of puppy food, cleaning supplies, and comfort needs that each dog requires per week.

Then, typical pet shop proceeds also go towards the general upkeep of the store itself. For example, if the space in which the store is located has an older heating and/or air conditioning system, they must be fixed on a regular basis, and that too costs money.

Lastly,

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Celebrate Fall At Zoo Atlanta

January 27th, 2015 / / categories: Zoo Land /

Visitors to Zoo Atlanta will find plenty of fun family activities going on at the zoo this fall. Guests may enjoy a family festival, special animal encounters, overnight zoo events, and Boo at the Zoo. They should be sure to stop by and check out some of the zoos newest babies that were born in late summer. There are two new golden lion tamarins, an endangered primate species native to Brazil. There is also a blue crane chick that was incubated by a peahen after its mother suddenly died. Zoo visitors can also ride the carousel and the train or try the rock climbing wall for an additional fee.

Visitors will find plenty of activities to entertain during Play the Animal Way, which is scheduled for September 29, 2012. Stations throughout the zoo will include special feedings, training demonstrations, keeper talks, and crafts. The activities will take place from 10am-4pm and are included with general admission.

Fiesta de la Familia is scheduled for October 7. Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month at the Zoo with Spanish translated keeper talks and animal encounters. Zoo visitors will also enjoy live entertainment, crafts, and a meet and greet with Dora the Explorer and Diego. All activities are included with general admission.

Family & Deluxe Nightcrawler events allow families to see what goes on at the zoo after visiting hours. Attendees spend the night at the zoo and can participate in activities such as scavenger hunts, games, private tours, and special animal encounters. Reservations are required, and an additional fee is charged. A Nightcrawler event is planned for October 20.
Boo at the Zoo is one of Atlantas favorite family Halloween festivals. Activities include a costume contest with prizes, special treats, and seasonal games and activities. Come meet the characters in Zoo Boo Town,

Do you have a pet bird? Are you thinking of getting one? There are many exotic birds that you can purchase as pets. They are very beautiful and can add color and companionship to your life. If you have or are considering buying a bird, it is important to get a proper cage in the right size for the bird you choose. Most of us work and have to leave the bird alone for most of the day, and so it is vital that the bird has enough room to move about and play, to encourage movement. Acrylic bird cages are a great option and your bird will not be behind bars all day long.

Metal cages often have chipped paint and rust on them. Acrylic bird cages do not have this problem. They are aesthetically pleasing and are less problematic than traditional cages. Acrylic cages solve these common problems of keeping birds:

*Fraying of feathers is virtually eliminated.
*The mess created by wing-flapping and eating is contained within the cage.
*Drafts are reduced creating a more stable environment.
*The bird’s beak and claws will not mar the lustrous finish of an acrylic bird cage.
*Designed as a beautiful piece of furniture, the owner can now be proud to display their pet anywhere in the home.

An acrylic bird cage comes with either a hinged or drawer bottom and facilitates easy cleaning. It also virtually eliminates the usual mess of keeping birds. A large cage with a bottom feeding feature, ladder and a swing will encourage your bird to stay active, thus making him healthier and happier. These cages also have rounded, smoothed holes appropriate for the size of the bird to allow for air flow. These cages will stay within a degree or two

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How To Effectively Eliminate Cat Urine Odor

January 23rd, 2015 / / categories: Cat & Dog /

Don’t you hate it when your couch, furniture, or other parts of your house smell like your old high school laboratory room with a disgusting ammonia-like odor floating on air and penetrating well on your nostrils? The irritating smell can go on for days or even weeks if you don’t do anything to effectively eliminate cat urine odor.

Indeed, being a cat pet lover has both the advantages and disadvantages. For many people, having cats to care for can be a great stress-reliever. However, it can be a source of stress, too, especially when almost too often they would start to leave pungent cat urine smell on your favorite furnishings. What’s a great pet owner like you to do? Send them out? Give them away?

Just like dogs, cats can also be trained to pee outside the house. When inside the house, you would need to ensure that their area or territory, especially their litter box, is kept clean at all times so that they are not likely to look for another place to mess around with their lingering cat pee odor.

Much has been written already about home-made remedies that either use, among other things, vinegar solution or hydrogen peroxide solution that many people claim to be really effective in removing cat pee odor. You are likely to read a lot of these tips online. Indeed, these are practical, tried and tested remedies you can use; however, you would usually need to make repeated steps before traces of odor will no longer bother your nostrils.

If you dont want to have to go through repeated processes of cleaning up foul odor from a cat’s pee just to ensure permanent riddance , you can always make use of cat pee odor removal products that are available in the standard

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Nocturnal wild animals often times wander to rural areas to look for substance. To help keep wild animals from wandering you will want to remove any chow on the property. Here are a few suggestions of how to prevent wild animals from entering into your property.

Make sure to put away all food substances for your pets in the evening.

Make sure garbage cans have tight lids or are put away within tight bins. Plastic trash bags are not secure enough to prevent a creature from scavenging through for food.

Keep your garden secure with fencing and make sure to pick any ripened fruit. Clean up all the fruit that falls from trees.

Make sure doggy doors or any pet doors locked at night when you can.

Use venting on the exterior of your home or on gaps below structures and decks. Make sure and seal anything that leads into a structure. Structures such as decks or patios are often used by wild animals seeking shelter from storms. Prevention measures can be used around the perimeter of the deck to help keep wild animals out. If you are not sure if you have wild life coming onto your residence, use flour to spread in the suspected area. Check the next day to see if there are any wild life tracks.

To help prevent desert wild animals from entering or destroying your lawn you may need to control insects and pests. Animals will burrow deep in your yard to find insects. Check your neighborhood hardware store to see if they have pesticides. Make sure the pesticides are pet friendly.

Wild animals often use trees to climb onto the tops of homes. Wild animals will use trees often up to ten feet away to jump