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How using a business credit card can help manage spending
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Business credit cards can be highly useful, efficient and versatile tools for many small-business owners, as long as they are used in a prudent way. What are the benefits of using business credit cards? How should you select one? What best practices should be employed? More



10 social media time management tips for small business
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Social media is one of those things that small-business owners know they need to do, but they are not quite sure how to find the time to do it. The following are 10 tips for effective social media management. More

SuperZoo registration now open
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SuperZoo, the National Show for Pet Retailers, has opened online attendee registration for the 2013 event, to be held July 23-25 at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas. SuperZoo, which is produced and managed by the World Pet Association, offers educational programs, New Product Showcase, special opportunities for groomers, and show floor­ known for celebrity special appearances and placing orders at exclusive show prices. More

The No. 1 mistake entrepreneurs make
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Successful entrepreneurs focus exclusively on efforts that matter and are able to tune out the rest. People who focus succeed. It's that simple. Focusing is not a natural exercise for many entrepreneurs. More ideas pop into my brain during my morning shower than many people get in a month. So in order to focus, you need to build your "focus" muscle and train your brain to focus and stay focused. More

Tall One-Touch Pet Gate


... Now 5.4" taller for large pets! Gate stands 40” tall to accommodate pets up to 88lbs. Gate door opens using one-hand motion and has an upper/lower locking system for extra security.
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Pet industry sustainability coalition takes root
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Words like "natural" and "green" are embraced by many in the pet industry, and now a new organization hopes to do the same for "sustainability." Chris Bentley, co-founder of natural pet product companies I and Love and You and Only Natural Pet, has joined forces with the consulting firm Natural Capitalism Solutions to form the Pet Industry Sustainability Coalition. More

California bill would ban selling animals at reptile shows
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Legislation has been set for hearing in the California State Assembly that would make it a crime to sell, or give away, live animals at certain swap meets in the state. The concern is that the bill's definition of a swap meet could be interpreted to include reptile shows. A hearing for Assembly Bill 339 has been scheduled with the Assembly Committee on Public Safety for 9 a.m. Tuesday, April 2, in Room 126 of the State Capitol. More

Natura Pet expands food recall
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Natura Pet Products expanded their voluntary food recall over salmonella concerns. "In the course of further examination, additional products have tested positive for the presence of salmonella," a statement posted on their website said. "All of these products were made on a single manufacturing line. As an additional safety measure, we are broadening our voluntary recall to include all dry dog and cat food products made on this single manufacturing line in the January to March 2013 time frame." More

Feline lucky? Bloggers' pets pick MLB winners
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Baseball bloggers and buddies Marc Normandin of Boston and Jason Wojciechowski of Los Angeles let their cats do a little baseball prognosticating — and Red Sox Nation might not be pleased. More
 


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