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Stop Dog From Pulling On Leash

Pulling on the leash can be a problem for many people as they take their dogs out for a walk. It’s also a problem for the dog which must be corrected.

06/24/2014

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Sick Pet May Engage In Head Pressing

If you’ve ever witnessed your dog or cat exhibiting a very odd and unusual posture such as staring off or appearing stuck in a corner while pressing the head up against a wall or door. It’s called Head Pressing.

06/10/2014

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Growling Is A Warning

Growling is a way for the dog to communicate any number of things including fear, anxiety, insecurity or stress. Respond accordingly and eliminate the cause.

05/29/2014

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When To Take Your Dog To The Dog Park

Dog parks can provide a fun way for dogs to exercise, socialize and play with other dogs but, before venturing out, there are several very important factors to keep in mind.

05/22/2014

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Dogs Commonly Suffer From Hotspots At This Time Of Year

Hot spots are localized bacterial infections of the skin that cause tremendous irritation, excessive itching and chewing of the localized area. They can be extremely painful.

05/20/2014

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Dogs Have Emotions

Dogs certainly do have plenty of personality and, like humans, they experience a great deal of emotions like love, grief, fear, sadness, loneliness, pain, excitement, and joy.

04/22/2014

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Safe Use – And Abuse – Of Dog Crates

A crate can be a safe, comfortable place for your dog to retreat but it should never be used as a punishment.

03/13/2014

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‘Reverse Sneezing’ Common In Small Dogs

By Nan Talleno PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – If you live with a small dog, you’ve probably witnessed an episode or two of a respiratory event known as reverse sneezing. It happens primarily in small dogs due […]

03/11/2014

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Study: Don’t Judge A Dog By Its Breed

Whether pit bull, Akita, poodle or Yorkie, it turns out breed is not a good predictor of aggression in dogs.

03/07/2014

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Many Benefits Of Massage Therapy For Dogs

Massage therapy is not just for people. It’s a great way to keep your companion animals healthy and well-balanced as well.

03/04/2014

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Study: Dogs Detect Emotions The Same Way Humans Do

Researchers continue to give humans more insight into the inner-workings of man’s best friend.

02/21/2014

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The Domestication Of Cats And Dogs

Dogs and cats have long shared our homes with us, living side by side, despite their ancestral differences.

01/21/2014

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‘Zeutering': The Non-surgical Alternative To Neutering

There is a new non-surgical breakthrough in veterinary medicine that has just recently emerged as an alternative to a surgical procedure when neutering male dogs.

01/16/2014

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Encouraging Your Dog To Eat More Slowly

The proper rate of ingestion is so important for your dog’s overall well-being. Eating slower greatly helps to improve digestion and nutrient absorption.

01/14/2014

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Study: Your Dog Probably Recognizes Your Face — Even In Photos

Researchers say the canines studied studied the faces of familiar humans for longer than unfamiliar ones.

12/19/2013

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