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21 Excellent Holiday Gift Ideas for Dogs and Dog Lovers and Tips for a Stress-Free Holiday Season

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The holidays are about to begin and that means a lot of different things. We see our schedules ramp up with extra hours and lots of social opportunities or demands. We may find ourselves stressed and depressed

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Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals Sides With Dogs (Video)

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Just about two years ago, I wrote about a dear friend who called late one night with a horrific story of how cops had come to her door and killed her dog. They had the wrong address and shot first before

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Do Dogs Know When a Woman is Pregnant? (Video)

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In a recent article entitled, “Why Do Dogs Put Their Paw On Your Pregnant Belly? An Expert Weighs In”, the author considered just how much a dog might know about us. Over the past years, I’ve constantly

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5 Reasons Your Dog is Licking You All the Time (Video)

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As my regular readers might recall (from an article about adult dogs chewing on human feet), my Leroy is a mouthy guy. He licks and chews, and I even had to break him of the habit of nipping and gnawing

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Dogs Jumping in Piles of Leaves…and a Few Other Autumn Hazards (Video)

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Okay, so I am about to write a few things that might annoy you…in fact, they annoy me, too. However, they are things that must be said in order to help all of you dog loving people ensure your puppos

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3 Amazing Things about Dogs and Their Sense of Smell (Video)

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I have already admitted that I think there’s something wrong with my sense of smell. In an article about dogs that seem to poop a lot, I mentioned that Janice likes to sleep with her rear end in my face

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3 Things to Do If Your Dog Hates a Friend or Family Member (Video)

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“Hey, Ash?” a friend of mine recently said, nervously, into the phone. “Uh-oh,” I responded, knowingly. This friend, let’s call him Craig, typically phones me for one of two reasons – he’s

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Your Dog Knows If Someone Is Rude (Video)

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Over the past few weeks a flurry of news articles about dogs’ abilities to learn and understand human language have appeared. My readers probably know all about this because I’ve become a bit obsessed

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5 Autumn Trends in New Dog Products

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Though I adore Janice and Leroy and profess myself to be a great fan of canines, I dislike the labels “dog person” and/or “cat person”. I grew up in a home with dogs, cats, ducks, sheep, goats,

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7 Signs You Should NOT Get a Dog (Video)

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Let’s see…in the past, I’ve written articles for people who are too busy for their dogs, articles about the worst things you can do to your dog, tips for people who are finding it hard to keep a

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Is the Timeline of Puppy Cuteness a Myth? (Video)

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I look at Janice, and though a moment before she was sitting and staring at me, the moment our eyes meet she raises her eyebrows and opens her mouth to reveal a bit of soft, pink tongue – almost like

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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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