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Dog Obesity

DOG OBESITY Your Dog May Be Too Pudgy for His Own Good: Avoiding Obesity in Dogs No pet owner would ever want their beloved pooch to go hungry. But most often, this excessive care can cause your dog to become plumper than normal. And while a plump-looking dog may seem cute and adorable, it can also mean serious health problems starting with obesity. According to Pet MD, obesity in dogs …read the full article.

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›Camping With Your Dog

camping with your dog

Camping With Your Dog 10 Essential Things You Need When Camping With Your Dog Camping with your dog can be a lot of fun! Having your furry companion around makes the trip less lonely, but it also means bringing along more gear, which could mean a too-heavy backpack. If you’re planning to bring along your pet dog on a camping trip, here are the most essential items you need to …read the full article.

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Affordable New Puppy Starter Pack — 5 Essentials

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Affordable New Puppy Starter Pack — 5 Essentials by Jason Goldstein   Deciding to get a dog is a true joy and responsibility at the same time. While having a loyal companion at your side at all times can be extremely rewarding, your furry family member will require a lot of care and attention as well. Dogs offer unconditional love while you make sure that their lives are safe, long, and …read the full article.

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Tax Breaks For Pet Owners

Tax Breaks for Pet Owners

TAX BREAKS FOR PET OWNERS 6 Possible Ways to Deduct Your Pet’s Expenses on Your Income Taxes Pet owners tend to treat their animals as a member of the family – another child. The Internal Revenue Service, on the other hand, doesn’t see them as such. Instead, the agency considers that what you typically spend on your pet is a personal expense.  Still, that doesn’t mean you can’t claim a …read the full article.

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Puppy Training

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Early Puppy Training – Breaking Bad Habits by Guest Blogger, Imad LB   In puppies, bad habits are often simply a matter of doing what comes naturally. That’s why it’s hard for the pet owner to recognize the beginning of bad behavior, and even harder to be firm and consistent about correcting it. But those merry little ways can become a pain in the neck all too soon, and it’s …read the full article.

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How To Get Rid Of Pet Hair

How to get rid of pet hair

How To Get Rid Of Pet Hair by Anna Stewart, from Puphowcom   From furniture to your own clothes, in this article, I have rounded up different ways on how to get rid of pet hair. As a dog owner, your worries may include how to feed your dog, what dog food works best for him or her, when to take him or her to the vet, what is a …read the full article.

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How To Train Your Dog To Love His Crate

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How to Train Your Dog to Love His Crate A dog crate is similar to a small dog house which is typically made of plastic, metal, wire, or fabric. For a dog owner, a crate is an effective tool to train his pet. It makes housetraining easier for dogs or even for puppies. A crate is a safe place for your dog. He can play or rest in it. But, …read the full article.

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Exercise For Disabled Dogs

Low Impact Exercise For Disabled Dogs

Low Impact Exercise for Disabled Dogs If your dog has a disability such as IVDD or arthritis, you know that high impact exercise can be dangerous and/or painful for your canine companion. You have probably already discussed what the no-nos are with your veterinarian and that is a great start. This article will explore some yes-yes exercise options that will help your pup stay fit even if high impact play …read the full article.

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Dogs and Nutrition

DOGS AND NUTRITION Thank you to Alyse Siegfried, for the informational article on Dogs and Nutrition! Are Your Dog’s Nutritional Needs Being Met?  According to Gallup, 44 percent of American households contain at least one dog. These loyal, four-legged pets may be man’s best friend, but are we taking proper care of them? For example, have you ever stopped to consider the ingredients in their food?  Humans who regularly ingest …read the full article.

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Dogs and Digestion

Your Dogs Digestion

Dogs and Digestion Three Ways to Aid Your Dog’s Digestion As a dog owner, you’ve probably no doubt encountered a pet that just seems to inhale their food. For one reason or another some breeds of dog just can’t eat fast enough and although they may look like they’re enjoying it at the time this behavior may not actually be good for them. Just like us humans, pets who seem …read the full article.

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