May 9, 2021
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How to protect your pets from mites

If you are concerned that your dog is constantly itching itself, it’s best to dig deeper because that’s where the problem lies, says Dr Mukulesh Gatne, retired professor, department of parasitology, Bombay Veterinary College. “There is a possibility that your pet has been suffering from mites, leading to a disease called mange. Simply put, mites are microscopic, eight-legged parasites (arthropods) that can be found living on the skin of companion animals like dogs and cats, and sometimes, humans,” he explains.

Below, he shares

Managing mange

Mange is a disease condition commonly caused by Demodex spp. (a species of

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As Pandemic Impacts Pets’ Well-Being, Insurance Can Help Address Concerns

Sa El is the Co-Founder of Simply Insurance and specializes in Life & Health Insurance, and he is certified in Long Term Care Insurance.

With 67% of American households owning at least one pet, it’s easy to understand the love and attachment we have to our furry friends. People often refer to their pets as their “fur babies” and use the expression “pets are people, too.” Well, we are learning that when it comes to the pandemic’s effect on mental health, pets are more like people than we may have thought.

The Covid-19 crisis has brought some heartening news

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From Farm to Kitchen

Where to Find Local Pantry Goods

Elder Farms
Find them at Farmers Market of the Ozarks, MaMa Jean’s Natural Market, Hy-Vee, Spring Branch Kombucha

Specialties
Elderberries, elderberry wellness products, local honey

Fun Farm Fact
Elder Farms hosts farm dinners prepared by local private chef Anna Davis.

Bee-Transformed Honey
Find them at Honey Heaven, Farmers Market of the Ozarks, Branson Farmers Market

Specialties
Specialty pizza crusts

Fun Farm Fact
Bee-Transformed offers occasional discounts for dancing and other lighthearted stunts.

P&D Honey Farm
Find them at P&D Honey Shop, Chabom Tea & Spices, Millsap Farms CSA, Schaffitzel’s Flowers

Specialties
Raw local honey,

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U.S. Pet Grooming Services Market Size to Reach Revenues of over USD 6 Billion by 2026

CHICAGO, April 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — In-depth analysis and data-driven insights on the impact of COVID-19 included in this U.S. pet grooming services market report.

The U.S. pet grooming services market is expected to grow at a CAGR of over 5% during the period 2020−2026.

Key Highlights Offered in the Report:  

  1. According to American Pet Products Associations, nearly 67% of the US household own dogs, cats, or other pets such as rabbits, ferrets, guinea pigs, and birds. The owners consider pets as a part of their family and offer premium care.
  2. Cat and dog owners in the US spend
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Best of Boulder 2021 – Fitness & Health

BARBER SHOP
Floyd’s 99 Barbershop

2540 Baseline Road, 303-317-2110
2790 Pearl St., 303-442-2279

Silver: Voodoo Hair Lounge
Bronze: Rollins Barbershop
Write-in: Good Barbers

It’s no surprise that our readers chose Floyd’s 99 Barbershop as their go-to place for cuts, shaves and facial hair waxes. Floyd’s is a full-service barbershop with a friendly staff, clean environment and fun atmosphere, and the stylists are ready to undo what you did to your hair during the lockdown.

CHIROPRACTOR
Apex Chiropractic

183 S. Taylor Ave., Suite 162, Louisville, 720-328-1790
Silver: The Joint Chiropractic
Bronze: Boulder Sports Chiropractic
Write-in: Well Spine Family Chiropractic

Whether you

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6 Myths About Pet Allergies

(NewsUSA) – By gaining a better understanding of the allergies caused by pets, you may be able to find a healthier coexistence with your furry friend. According to The Humane Society, 62 percent of …

(NAPSI)—The National Center for Health Statistics estimates 4 million babies will be born this year. If you’re having one of them, congratulations. If that one is causing you morning sickness, …

(NAPSI)—If you ever have trouble seeing your way clear to getting your eyes checked, here’s a case to consider: Genida White could tell her vision was gradually getting worse,

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