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Pet Flipping: Don’t Let Yourself Become a Victim

  If you keep up with pet news at all, you have likely heard about the crummy new trend in the animal theft underworld called ‘pet flipping.’ Pet flipping occurs when a bad guy steals a pet and then sells it to turn a quick profit. The pet can be stolen from a backyard, or […]

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10 Best Dog Breeds For People With Allergies

I have known many people who would have very much loved to experience the joy of having a dog join their family. Unfortunately, many of them felt forced to decide not do so because they, or someone in their family, was allergic to dogs. However, these very same people were usually unaware of the fact […]

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Running With a Dog

Most of us walk our dogs on a regular basis, but don’t think about taking a run with him or her. Running isn’t for all dogs. If you have a small breed dog, it’s unlikely he or she will take to running well. The smaller breeds simply can’t keep up and tire too quickly. But […]

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Your Dog Sleeps WHERE at Night?!

I’m sure we’ve all got great stories about the time our dog fell asleep on the —. But where does your dog NORMALLY sleep at night? Do they sleep in their bed? Do they sleep in YOUR bed? Or maybe your dog sleeps someplace “normal” like the floor or a dog house (weather permitting of […]

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Fire Safety Tips For Your Pet

July 15 has been declared National Pet Fire Safety Day by the American Kennel Club (AKC) and ADT Security Services. Their goal is to raise nationwide awareness and to educate pet owners about potential risks when pets are left home alone. They are also providing proven prevention measures that can be taken to ensure the […]

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Pay Attention – Dogs Have Allergies Too!

There are a lot of pet owners that believe allergies are a problem that can only occur in humans. Believe it or not, this is far from the truth. There are quite a few different illnesses and diseases that each caring pet owner should always be on the look-out for, and allergies are one of […]

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DOGTV – Your Dog Will Never Be Alone Again

Have you heard about DOGTV yet? Yes – a dedicated TV channel (on DirecTV) with programs specially designed for the needs of dogs! The team at DOGTV has been working with veterinarians and dog behavior specialists to develop video content specifically for your dog to watch on TV. This is great for dogs with separation […]

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Top 10 Pet Poisons

In 2012, the ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center (APCC) over 180,000 cases of pets exposed to possibly poisonous substances. Based on those cases, they compiled a list of the 10 most common toxins that pets get a hold of. Topping the list for the fifth year in a row are human prescription medications. You should […]

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What to Do When Your Dog Has Diarrhea

Although most dog owners are familiar with diarrhea in their pets, since the condition is such a common one, only a handful of owners really know anything about diarrhea’s varieties and causes. Perhaps the greatest single cause of diarrhea is a change of diet. Thus, a dog that has been used to eating a commercial […]

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