How to Banish Barking

Barking and dogs go hand in hand but excess barking will have you going barking mad. Dogs bark for several reasons: Warning Playfulness Excitement Boredom Attention seeking In response to other dogs The best way to prevent excessive barking is to try to remove any potential sources of the behavior. You also want to avoid […]

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Why Do Dogs Smell?

Dogs may naturally produce a small amount of odor from their skin, mouth, ears, paws and scent glands at the rear end, but sometimes the smell is excessive. When a dog stinks, the smell comes from surface skin oils that have become rancid due to normal skin bacteria and yeast feeding on them. Also, dogs […]

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Obesity in Your Pooch

Is your dog too fat? Do you love your dog so much that you can’t stop feeding him treats and extra food? You’re not alone, but unfortunately this show of affection can be extremely dangerous. You may actually be feeding your pet too much!! Obesity is a common condition in cats and dogs. This disease […]

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The Best Dogs for Kids

Bringing any new dog into the family is an exciting time for all, but it’s worth noting that there are certain dog breeds that are particularly suitable for children. Experts agree that the following dogs are great with children and will add years of fun to your family. Golden Retriever This magnificent dog is sound, […]

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Your Pooch’s Dinner

Gone are the days when you feed your dogs fatty left-overs and unhealthy meals. Like us, dogs need proper nutrition from the time they are puppies it is the owner who must be responsible for providing perfectly balanced daily meals. To have a long, healthy and happy life, a dog needs food that will provide […]

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Tips for Bringing a New Puppy Home

Getting a new puppy is an exciting time for most families and a bit of knowledge about how to manage your puppy, especially during those first critical few weeks, can limit the frustrations that can sometimes occur. It’s important to realize that your puppy may have just been separated from its mother and siblings and […]

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Your Dog’s Winter Coat Care

With winter approaching, it’s important to keep your dog cozy, comfortable and extra clean. While it’s important to look after your dog’s coat all year round, winter does bring with it the increased need for dog grooming. To ensure he’s kept comfortable and healthy it’s essential to keep your dog’s longer coat in good condition […]

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