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Six Tips For Giving Your Pet a Bath

If you have a dog, you’re a dog lover or just have experienced the joy of dogs, in general, then you know that there are two types: those who love taking a bath and those who absolutely hate it and will destroy anything in their path to avoid such punishment and torture.  Unfortunately for the latter, […]

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How Dogs Help Veterans Returning From the Military

Returning from the military can be hard on any veteran, regardless of their combat experience. It’s not just veterans who were wounded or witnessed traumatic events as a soldier who struggle. Any person coming out of the military may find it difficult to adjust back to civilian life.  However, those who were physically or emotionally impacted […]

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How Dogs Help Children With Special Needs

Almost every kid dreams of having a dog. However, for children with special needs, having a trained therapy or service dog might be the best way for them to reach their potential. There are about 500,000 service dogs in the United States that help people each day. These dogs go into schools, hospitals, and businesses with […]

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What to do When Your Dog Gets Car Sick

Picture this.You are on the road with your dog, and she suddenly starts foaming and looking really ill. Before you can react, she vomits all over the dashboard. Welcome to the real pet world, where dogs actually get car sick because of the fear of being in a moving car. The good news is that you […]

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Why Dogs Are Such Great Motivators

There are around 70 million companion dogs in the U.S., according to the American Veterinary Medical Association. We keep these remarkable creatures around because they enrich our lives in numerous ways, from providing unconditional love to protecting our home from the threat of intruders. They can also motivate us to do better on a personal […]

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10 Ways to Know What Your Dog Is Thinking

Your dog is an excellent communicator, and like humans, they rely on non-verbal cues to communicate with other dogs and us humans. You need to look no further than their body language and listen to their verbal cues if you want to know what your dog is thinking.Understanding how to interpret how your dog is […]

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5 Easy Tips to Pup-Proof Your Home

Whether you are getting a new pup, or are moving into a new apartment with one, you will need to take appropriate steps to pup-proof your home. If you want to be a great pet parent, you will need to make sure you leave no stone unturned, especially considering how pups can be quite curious […]

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