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How to Make Your Own Dog Treats

How to Make Your Own Dog Treats We all love to spoil our dogs, but buying them treats at the local pet store can get expensive. Why not save money and make your own? There are many recipes available, and you can customize the treats with various shapes, sizes and flavors. It is possible to select special recipes for dogs ...

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How To Choose A Hypoallergenic Dog

How To Choose A Hypoallergenic Dog For people that love dogs, yet have allergic reactions to them, there is a simple alternative. If you cannot do without a four legged friend, choosing a hypoallergenic dog is without doubt the best alternative. For those who are scratching their heads wondering what one of those is, a hypoallergenic dog is not a ...

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Me, Myself and My Dog

Me, Myself and My Dog Just like us dogs need exercise to keep fit and healthy but the amount of exercise dogs need can differ depending on health and breed. Nonetheless all dogs need daily exercise to maintain health and vigor. And just as exercise is good for your dog, it’s also good for you too and owning a dog ...

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The Healing Role Of Therapy Dogs

The Healing Role Of Therapy Dogs In addition to the companionship that dogs are known for, some also have an extraordinary ability to foster healing. This week, I had the opportunity to sit down with Anita Price, a registered psychotherapist who holds her practice in Berkeley, CA and Lafayette, CA. She is a Marriage and Family Therapist, specializing in children’s ...

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The Most Dangerous Dog Isn’t Always The Largest Dog

The Most Dangerous Dog Isn’t Always The Largest Dog Dogs are amazing creatures. They come in all shapes and sizes, varying colors, and each breed was developed for specific purposes in order to benefit their devoted masters. However when it comes to size, being the largest dog isn’t always an asset. For instance, there are many laws that focus on ...

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Dealing With Aggressive Dogs

Dealing With Aggressive Dogs When dealing with an aggressive dog it can be nerve-racking and scary, even for the biggest dog lovers. Whether it is your dog or a neighbor’s dog, it is your responsibility to do as much as possible to prevent anything from happening. If an aggressive dog attacks a stranger then it might be too late to ...

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Finding the Right Dog Obedience Course

Finding the Right Dog Obedience Course The fall can mean back to school for kids as well as dogs. Obedience courses are great for young dogs that need to learn basic commands, manners, and socialization skills. Typically, obedience courses will teach them things like how to sit and lie down, they will learn how to interact with other dogs and ...

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Walking Your Dog Responsibly

Walking Your Dog Responsibly “I am walking the dog” has always been a catchy phrase. However, it is also a true one for dog owners. While many pet owners prefer to walk their pet around the corner, or down the block, others prefer a more traditional stroll in the park. Taking animals to the park to run around is probably ...

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Dogs Benefit The Health Of Your Child And You!

Dogs Benefit The Health Of Your Child And You! In a recent study conducted by State University of New York at Buffalo shows that children that live with pets during the first year of their life are healthier than those that do not. It is believed that exposure to pets early in life can stimulate the immune system to do ...

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The Benefits Of Having A Dog

The Benefits Of Having A Dog There are many kinds of animals that can be had as a pet but nothing would compare to having a dog. The dog has been considered as man’s best friend for many years and this has been proven numerous times. There are many instances wherein a dog has helped in various tasks. There are ...

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