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Constipation and Your Dog

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So you put your dog out, as you do every morning, and wait for him to do his business. He passes urine, and then he hunches over and strains, and strains, and nothing happens. Your dog is constipated. Constipation

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Reasons Why Elderly Dogs Stop Eating

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You hear all the time about senior citizens who experience health problems because they don’t follow a proper diet, or because they don’t eat enough. Maybe they don’t have much of an appetite. Or

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6 Breeds That Are Perfect Apartment Dwelling Dogs

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I am often surprised at how often, and how forcefully, people will insist that dogs and apartments are a bad mix. It’s not fair to the dog, they say. Or it’s a recipe for conflict with your neighbors.

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Protecting Your Dog from Ticks

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We all love the approach of spring, with birds singing, flowers blooming, everything seeming fresh and new, and ticks getting ready to grab onto your dog and… Well, no, not that last part. No one likes

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Dental Care for Your Dog

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Your phone rings, you check your call display, and see that it is your dentist’s office calling you. What could they want? Do you owe them money? No, it’s probably just a friendly reminder that you

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Dogs on the Mommy Track – It’s Not Always About Puppies

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“Mommy? I found this. Can I keep it?” Karen looked down at the big brown eyes of her red Doberman, and did a total double take. What was Ada holding in her jaws, all draped out along the sides? An

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Happy Harold, the Humpy Husky

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Okay, I have to be completely honest here. His name wasn’t really Harold, and he wasn’t really a husky. Actually, the dog that inspired this blog was a chocolate Lab named Artie. But he was pretty

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How to Get the Right Dog from the Right Breeder

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The Real Truth About Pit Bulls

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http://traffic.libsyn.com/simplyfordogs/Jacepharm_180107_real_truth_pitbulls_1.mp3 One thing that really irritates me is the way that news services have to sensationalize everything. You’ve probably

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House Training an Older Dog

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http://traffic.libsyn.com/simplyfordogs/Jacepharm_171212_houstrainingOlderDog.mp3 Everyone knows that puppies need to be house trained – they aren’t born knowing where they’re supposed to do their

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