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Tail Injuries

Tail Injuries

Tail Injuries   Your Dog Tail Injury (Is this a Serious Issue?) You step on your Chihuahua’s tail and he lets out a yelp.  You shower your little dog with kisses and apologies for doing him harm.  You think you are such a terrible parent but does this really harm him?  Does it hurt?  Is a tail injury considered serious? Some people may think that a tail injury may not …read the full article.

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Advocating For Animals

Advocating for Animals

ADVOCATING FOR ANIMALS   How You Can Help National Justice For Animals Week is dedicated to raising awareness of animal abuse and teaching what we can do to help stop it. This includes how to report it, how to help in your community, and how to work towards stronger laws and enforcement. To honor this, WiggleLess wanted to highlight some of our favorite organizations that are supporting animals, and also …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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Tips For Your Dog In The Fall Season

Tips for Dogs in the Fall season

TIPS FOR YOUR DOG IN THE FALL SEASON Fall Is Upon Us: 8 Steps to Prep Your Pup! Fall is a favorite time of year for many. The color of the leaves seem to change as fast as the temperature and this means it’s time to prepare yourself, and your pup, for the season ahead. As nature begins her beautiful transition from the heat of the summer to the crisp …read the full article.

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Crate Training, Dos and Don’ts

Crate Training, Dos and Don’ts 7 Dos and Don’ts On Crate Training Your Puppy Crate training, when done right, is a tool that can help your dog feel safe while also enabling you to teach her the house rules. Yay, everyone wins! It’s important to go through this process the right way, however (not to mention, armed with lots of patience!) So, with that in mind, here are 7 dos …read the full article.

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Children And Dogs

Children and Dogs

Children and Dogs At WiggleLess, we love walks on the beach, weekend BBQs and playing outdoors. Although my own girls have left the nest, I still notice little ones everywhere. Once school lets out, the kids hit the beaches and towns in our surrounding area wearing flip-flops and ready for Summer Fun! Along with families, comes DOGS. Big ones, little ones, and some in between. Of course, I am highly tuned-in …read the full article.

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How Much Exercise Does Your Dog Need

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How Much Exercise Does Your Dog Need Every animal is unique, and so is your pet. Even with a busy schedule, you ought to create some time for them. Dogs need exercise as much as you do. Exercising ensures he maintains a healthy body, improves mental health, and takes out that extra energy. In addition, exercising your pet helps control his weight and is also a good way of relaxing …read the full article.

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Intervertebral Disc Disease (IVDD) — Sadie’s Journey

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INTERVERTEBRAL DISC DISEASE — IVDD I have enclosed two photos of Sadie.  Read below to see what she has been through and what she has accomplished. We tried many therapies. Sadie was completely paralyzed from the mid-spine back. No bladder control, no intestinal control, no tail wagging, and no walking. She was at the Animal Specialty Hospital in Naples for three weeks. No surgery recommended. She may or may not …read the full article.

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Bad Habits Can Be Broken

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Bad Habits Can Be Broken Bad behaviors in dogs are common, from something as small as chewing to more serious problems, such as excessive licking. In most cases, bad behaviors are simply bad habits and bad habits can be broken. Many pet parents see these behaviors but aren’t sure how or if they need to correct them. Although dogs must be dogs, there are some behaviors which need to curbed. …read the full article.

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How To Get The Best Photos Of Your Pup With Santa

Dog photos with Santa

How To Get The Best Photos Of  Your Pup With Santa I bet a local vet or pet store near you is doing photos with Santa right about now. These are fun images of your pet to have that totally enhance the holiday mood. There are a few things to keep in mind to really get the best possible photos of your furry family members: 1. Get Them Tired Most …read the full article.

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