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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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5 Obedience Training Tips for Your German Shepherd

German Shepherds are one of the most popular dog breeds around, and for good reason. They are notoriously loyal, obedient, and often have dopey personalities that continuously bring laughter and joy to their owners. Obedience training does not happen overnight, though, and due to their working dog nature, it’s imperative that training is consistent and effectively […]

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7 Unique Ways to Celebrate Your Dog in Style

Calling all dog lovers! If you’re an avid adherent to the belief that canines are man’s best friend, if the experience of your dog slobbering all over your face warms your heart, if you love to spoil your pooch every chance you get, this post is for you. Whether it’s their birthday, a holiday, or […]

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7 Home Remedies to Combat Your Dog’s Bad Breath

Imagine coming back to your house after a rough, stressful day and being greeted by your pooch. She wags her tail with much excitement and wants you to pet her. You grab her for enjoying your canine’s company but soon your senses get hit by this awful smell.The bad breath makes receiving those slobbery kisses […]

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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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Why Dogs Are Good for Your Health

If you’ve ever owned a dog, chances are you’re already very familiar with some of the benefits their presence can bring to your life.They’ll wag their tail so hard when you get home that their whole body will wiggle. They’ll encourage you to get up and take a walk. They happily snuggle you when you’re […]

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