Pets are precious, but they’re not cheap. Still, they’re worth every penny. As a big part of the family, pets deserve the best that we can give them in food, toys, healthcare, and comfort. Luckily, there are plenty of inexpensive alternatives for giving your pet healthy, safe, and fully functional toys, treats, litter options, and even medications. Read on for great articles about how to to do this.

Don’t miss these most popular posts ranging from 14 Things You Can Do to Cut Pet Expenses in Half, to A New Puppy? Woof!, to A Machine that Gets Pets’ and Human Hair Out of Carpet Like Magic.  Prepare to save money!

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