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Common Environmental Allergies in Kids

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Unfortunately, there's no easy solution if your child is allergic to the pet you already have - it's a losing battle trying to keep up with your animal's dander. However, if you're on the hunt for a new pet, you may find that certain breeds of cat or dog cause less of a reaction in your child. Spend time with prospective pets before taking them home, if you can.

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