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Tips For Flying Safely With Your Dog

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Tips for Flying Safely with Your Dog Image source: pixabay.com under CC0 Creative Commons   For dog lovers, when having a puppy or an adult one, they consider this pet a family member and want to bring him/her along to everywhere. However, going with your dog through a long distance is quite a complicated matter if you travel by plane. Many airlines agree to transport animals, but others do not. It is …read the full article.

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Holiday Hazards for Dogs

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Holiday Hazards for Dogs: We’ve all heard the horrors of little ones being in harm’s way, from minor tummy aches to more serious visits to the ER, due to unforeseen accidents. This year, let’s be mindful of our precious pups as we wrap our trees in tinsel and hang stockings on the mantel. Awareness of holiday hazards for dogs is a must when it comes to keeping our fur babies …read the full article.

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The Wolf Among Us — Part I

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The Wolf Among Us  PART I How Bigby Got His Lucky Break They say you never forget your first. Your first kiss, your first love, your first car. Firsts are fleeting, but they often last us a lifetime. For those lucky enough to call ourselves animal rescuers — legitimate, certified rescuers who have been properly trained and run healthy operations — you certainly never forget the first animal you rescue …read the full article.

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Dog Obesity

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DOG OBESITY Dog Obesity is on the rise and creates severe health issues. We know someone who loves her dog so much she thinks she is being a good dog owner by feeding her dog things like spam and cheese every day for meals. You guys think you are treating us dogs to nice things when actually you are causing us harm. Studies have shown that about 40% of America’s …read the full article.

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Toxic Foods That Dogs Should Never Eat

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Toxic Foods That Dogs Should Never Eat. My childhood poodle “Napoleon” got into Halloween candy one night while we were not home and boy was I was scared! He was so sick I’ll never forget it. Most of us already know that chocolate is very toxic for a dog to ingest. But did you know about other things like avocados, alcohol, onions and garlic, coffee, tea or caffeine, grapes and raisins, …read the full article.

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Animals That Attack Dogs

Beware of wild animals that attack dogs. I’ll never forget the image when I looked out my kitchen window one early spring morning to see my favorite dog in the whole wide world, “Piute” in the jaws of a coyote. I raced outside the front door in my nightgown screaming “LET GO LET GO LET GO!!!” — the coyote dropped my sweet dog and ran off. Piute was severely injured, …read the full article.

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Canine Massage For Pain Management

Therapeutic Holistic Dog Massage DVD – A Comprehensive Guide In an effort to help dog owners offer dog pain management for their dogs —WiggleLess offers this highly educational DVD to provide you with some of the most comprehensive, high quality instructional training in the field of Canine Massage Therapy available. You will learn a variety of hands-on canine massage techniques* which, when performed regularly, can help reduce dog pain as well as …read the full article.

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Dog Back Pain Support

Our shelter dog, LAVERNE, is the new model for our NEW logo. She fits the bill well as she is a schnauzer/dachshund mix who is considered chondrodystrophic with a long back and shorter legs. Her WiggleLess® provides her with all the dog back support she needs on our daily hikes up in the mountains. Laverne is wiry, fiery, and sweet as can be. She is loyal and trustworthy and she …read the full article.

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Schnauzer Back Problems

Schnauzer back problems are no fun to witness. “Jack” is a Schnauzer going on nine years. He was recently diagnosed with arthritis in his back and boy is it painful and achey sometimes. Trouble is, he loves to take his daily hikes and runs on the dusty mountain trails near his home. He meets up with his other dog friends and they  run and play like there is no tomorrow. …read the full article.

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Terrier Back Problems

Terrier back problems are no fun to witness. “Sam” is a rescued wire-haired terrier mix. Sam is spunky, talkative, smart, and sometimes stubborn. He has a mind of his own, thank you very much and he’ll do as he pleases. Even if it hurts his back he just wants to have FUN. Sam wears a WiggleLess®  so that he can get all the dog back support he needs—for those times …read the full article.

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