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Be Inspired – Be More Dog!!!

Although this video is actually an ad for something not dog-related – it really should be! It is a great video, that is guaranteed to make you smile, love your dog even more, and hopefully inspire to engage more with your life. And it should also make those cat-lovers really jealous 🙂 Enjoy, SHARE, and […]

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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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Best-Selling Pet Supplements

A few months ago, I discussed the question of whether vitamin supplements are important for your dog, with the conclusion that they very often are important for your dog’s good health. I recently received an email from Amazon with a list of Best Selling Dog Supplements & Vitamins. I thought I would highlight three 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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Train Your Dog to Balance a Treat On His Nose!

Don’t be mislead by the title of this short video – it is not just mean to just teach your dog a trick to show him off at parties. If you pay attention and follow the step by step instructions in this video, you (and your dog) will learn many important principles and skills to […]

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Shelter Dogs and Juvenile Offenders in Los Angeles – Who’s Helping Who?

Note: A previous article described Custody Canine Program that has been running in the Los Angeles County Men’s Central Jail. That unique program pairs dogs that have been rescued with prison inmates who then train the dogs in order to prepare them to be adopted. Here is another innovative win-win program between the legal system […]

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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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Which Dog is Better: Male or Female?

Once you make the decision to acquire a dog for yourself and/or your family, there are several things to consider when selecting your new pet. The one we are going to discuss here is whether you should get a male or a female dog. Another important question is: What is the Best Dog Breed For […]

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What is Your Dog’s Favorite Activity?

Some dogs love to sleep, some dogs love to run, and some dogs love to… well, do other stuff. About a week ago I created a Facebook poll asking the question: What is Your Dog’s Favorite Activity? Several thousand people have already answered. Please add your voice and tell us your dog’s favorite activity. Then […]

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Are You Prepared For Flea Season?

Anyone who has a dog knows that fleas can be a problem and getting rid of them can take hard work and persistence. While there are many dog flea remedies out there, you have to consider the lifestyle of a flea as well as how they invade your home in order to figure out which […]

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Pet Travel Tips Infographic

I recently posted an article 3 Easy Steps to Get Your Dog Ready For Car Travel and before that I posted Airplane Travel With Your Dog. Today I come across a great Pet Travel 101 infographic that brings together in graphical form some great tips for travelling with your dog. Try to keep these tips […]

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