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  • Grooming Pains - Tips for Easier Grooming

    Grooming Pains - Tips for Easier Grooming

    Grooming can be difficult for some pet owners and a fun experience for others. It doesn’t have to be traumatic for you or your dog, but it can be easier if you know what you’re doing. If you choose to handle your dog’s grooming needs at home, these tips will help.

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  • Keep Your Pet Safe During a Natural Disaster

    Keep Your Pet Safe During a Natural Disaster

    Natural disasters can be just as terrifying for your pets as they are for you. If you live in an area that regularly experiences natural disasters, you can plan ahead to minimize the stress and risk to your pet. Here are some tips to help keep your pet safe during a natural disaster.

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  • Swim Safety for Dogs

    Swim Safety for Dogs

    Believe it or not, all dogs are not natural swimmers. If you spend a good deal of time near a pool, pond or lake with your pooch, use these tips to help keep your four-legged friend safe and sound.

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  • How to Keep your Dog from Getting the School Time Blues

    How to Keep your Dog from Getting the School Time Blues

    It can be an exciting time for the entire family when the kids head back to school in the fall, but one member of the family may not be so happy about it. Your dog may have the “school time blues” because your children aren’t at home.

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  • Back to School Blues – Does your Dog Need Training?

    Back to School Blues – Does your Dog Need Training?

    Is your dog a little too enthusiastic with the mailman? Does he bark a little too often, and get a little too carried away during playtimes?

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  • The Pros and Cons of Getting a Second Dog

    The Pros and Cons of Getting a Second Dog

    You love your dog so much, you’re thinking about getting a second dog, because twice the canine equals twice the fun, right? Well, before you rush into making a decision, consider these pros and cons of getting a second dog.

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  • Keys to Responsible Dog Ownership

    Keys to Responsible Dog Ownership

    Anyone can adopt a cute little puppy, but it takes someone special to raise a dog responsibly. Before you make a big commitment, make sure you’re ready to adhere to these keys to responsible dog ownership.

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  • Poison-Proof Pooches

    Poison-Proof Pooches

    Home is where the heart is, but unfortunately, it’s also where a lot of common household poisons lie in wait for your dog. Dogs are naturally curious, and they learn a lot about their world through their sense of smell and taste. However, some things in your home could be deadly if your dog eats them.

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  • Fido Fitness Tips

    Fido Fitness Tips

    Pet owners are not the only ones who benefit from regular exercise. Dogs benefit from regular activity as much as their owners do, in more ways than one. Regular activity helps your pet maintain her weight, retain her overall good health and even boosts her mood. Plus, spending time together being active can be fun for both of you.

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  • Dog Bites Facts and Prevention

    Dog Bites Facts and Prevention

    Loyal as they are, dog bites account for nearly 4.7 million injuries each year in the United States. One out of every five bites requires serious medical attention, and some even require reconstructive surgery. Children and the elderly are the most common victims of dog bites, and almost all dog bites are sadly preventable.

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