ash.babariya, Author at Simply For Dogs

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3 Things to Know about Challenges to Therapy Dogs in Hospitals (Video)

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I was probably as horrified as you when news feeds and websites started to share the recent story of a Wisconsin man who ended up losing his lower legs and hands after a dog licked him. Explained very

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7 Famous Movie Dogs

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Going against the famous W.C. Fields advice about never working with animals or children, scores of movies, TV shows and even currently running stage shows and plays include either animals or kids all

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Breed Spotlight: Bergamasco Sheepdog (Video)

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In my ongoing series of “most unusual” dog breeds, I’ve decided to take a deep dive into one of my favorite, most visually striking dogs, the dreadlocked Bergamasco Sheepdog. Did you need to re-read

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Do You Believe a New Study Saying Dogs Are Not Smart? (Video)

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By now, most of us have seen the 2008 film Taken, starring Liam Neeson, and it features what is easily one of the most frequently parodied and repeated speeches. In it, Leeson’s character Bryan Mills,

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7 Pieces of Gear Essential to Runners with Dogs

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Are you the happy pup parent of a dog that is always ready to hit the trails? As one recent article in Outside Magazine notes, “Few running partners are more eager to please than those of the four-legged

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7 Odd Dog Laws You Don’t REALLY Need to Know About…But Might Find Interesting!

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My regular readers know I can be a bit, well, obsessive about news stories relating to dogs. And those stories often touch on lots of different things, including dogs in trouble for biting, stealing cars

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3 Reasons Your Dog Hates Your Smartphone (Video)

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Recent studies from the UK have confirmed my long-held beliefs that both Janice and Leroy hate my trusty iPhone. Now, my regular readers know that I am familiar with behaviors that demonstrate when a dog

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Interesting Things to Know about Your Dog’s Bathroom Habits (Video)

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In my 2017 article, Help, My Dog Poops a Lot!, I went into great detail about dog digestion. In fact, I got right down to the nitty-gritty and devoted the “post to farts and poop”. It is not an area

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Breed Spotlight: Pungsan (Video)

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As someone interested in dog breeds of all kinds, I sit up and pay attention when I hear of a breed that is unfamiliar or exotic. That’s why I was excited to hear about the Pungsan…actually two Pungsans!

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5 Recipes Proving Dogs Like Italian Food (Video)

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My regular readers know that I am a collector of huge amounts of trivia and facts relating to dogs. I love to learn about official and unofficial breeds, new gear, unusual laws, and any and all jobs for

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3 Ways Dogs Can Save the World (Video)

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In my 2017 article about jobs that dogs do, I mentioned how astonished I was at the variety of actual jobs canines are doing on a regular basis. While I mentioned search and rescue dogs, soldier dogs,

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5 Ways to Make Autumn Hikes and Walks Better

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Let Janice or Leroy spot me shaking out the day pack or busting out my hiking boots and you can barely contain their enthusiasm. They recognize this gear as clear signs we are going on an actual, out in

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