Not only do cats and dogs have a wider field of vision than humans, but they see things more quickly. Cats, dogs, and humans all see the world in a series of very quick still shots. The retina takes a fraction of a second to receive light and translate that into an image for the brain. For humans, this happens about 60 times per second. For dogs, it happens between 70 and 80 times per second (this measure of snapshots-per-second is called the ). The result is that when you throw a ball, it takes your dog a fraction of a second less than it takes you to see where it's going, which is why dogs so rarely miss a catch.
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Cats are another story. They metabolize drugs and chemicals very differently from humans and dogs, and "safe" compounds for us may be quite toxic to cats. Plus, they are good groomers, which leads to possible ingestion as well as absorption through the skin.
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The sad news is that there is no cure for allergies in dogs and cats. There are, however, ways to decrease allergen exposure and to address allergy symptoms in pets. Be sure to check our page often (and "like" us on Facebook) to keep informed about fun events, fundraisers, and what we (and the cats & dogs) are up to.Yucca is a natural anti-inflammatory that helps the immune system function normally. It helps resolve symptoms without side effects common with steroids. Yucca should be given daily for allergies. , a concentrated liquid medication is a powerful product that is safe for cats and dogs with allergies. It can also be given in your pet's food or applied directly to areas of itching skin.Cats and dogs can get pregnant much sooner than you think. 50% of all pets born are accidents. Spay or neuter your pet at four months old to help prevent those accidents and save millions from being killed in shelters each year. Visit for more information.