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Hurricane Season Preparedness for your Pet

“Ever tried coaxing a petrified pooch out from underneath the armoire? Then perhaps you can understand the importance of advanced storm preparedness. Don’t wait until every second counts. Planning for pet safety and comfort before there’s a problem can keep panic to more controlled […]

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Spring has Sprung: Manage Your Pets Allergies

Why Do Pets Have Allergies?

When the warm weather approaches and the trees start to bloom and the grass starts to grow, spring and summer seasons are not too far behind. But with this new season of growth and blooming, too […]

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Dog Walking 101

Statistics About Dog Walking 

We all know that walking your dog is an extremely important part of maintaining a happy and healthy dog. It is also known that walking your dog will provide a range of benefits for you and them, […]

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Sure Fire Ways to Make Sure you Never Lose your Dog Again

One second your dog is by your side, and the next, you see her turn tail and sprint in the other direction. Or maybe you let her into the yard for a bathroom break, and now she’s nowhere to be […]

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Indoor Games for You & Your Dog

Why play games indoors games?

There are many reasons why indoor games may be a better and safer choice than heading outside for a walk, a romp in the yard, or heading to the dog park. Some of the reasons why […]

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A Quick 411 on Hydrotherapy for Dogs

Canine Hydrotherapy

Hydrotherapy began as a treatment for humans in ancient times and expanded to include animals when racehorses began benefiting from seawater. Greyhounds dove in on the action to improve their strength and speed, as well as heal injuries from […]

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Basic Commands Every Dog Should Know

Sit

The most basic of commands, this is one of the first cues taught. Asking a dog to sit ensures a calmer more focused response to the next cue.

Focus

Other phrases used are watch, watch me, look. The focus cue provides the owner […]

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Introducing Your Dog to Your Newborn?

Your fur baby is used to being the center of attention, but that’s all going to change once he meets the family’s newest bundle of joy. His unique personality will play a big role in how he reacts to having […]

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Ways To Entertain Your Dog While You’re At Work!

Working dog moms and dads hustle every day to provide for their pups. Unfortunately, that means leaving those adorable balls of fur home alone for most of the day. The guilt is real, and few bosses accept, “But my dog […]

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Smile! It’s Pet Dental Health Month

Oral Health: Not Just For Humans

February is National Pet Dental Health month, and when your beloved pup is due for their oral health exam, there are usually always warning signs alerting you. From smelly breath, to lost teeth or even […]

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