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11 Best Toys for Pit Bulls

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So far, we’ve talked about why pit bulls have such a bad reputation, why pit bulls should not be banned, what it’s like to care for a pregnant pit bull, and so much more. This breed group is fascinating,

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9 Things to Consider Before Buying a New Dog Bed

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Before I had Janice and Leroy, I had a Boxer named Gloria. She was my first Boxer, and I loved her very dearly – enough that I never wanted to be apart from her. Rather than kennel train her, as I did

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11 More Cool Inventions for Dogs and Their Owners

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Sometimes it’s easy to forget that everything we use in our daily lives was once “an invention”. At one point in time, dog owners didn’t have a no-pull leash or a flea collar, until some really

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7 Ways to Put a Kong Toy to Good Use for Your Puppy

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When it comes to keeping an energetic puppy busy, there’s almost nothing better than a treat-filled Kong. In my opinion, these toys, which come in all types of sizes and various chewing strengths, were

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15 Rainy Day Activities to Do with Your Dog

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When the spring rain starts to hit my area, I always feel a bit of dread. Janice and Leroy are still young enough to get stir crazy fast, and with all their energy, being able to get them outside is very

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9 Fun Toys That Teach Your Dog How to Fetch

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Every morning like clockwork, I head outdoors to check on the hens and give Leroy and Janice a morning bathroom break. Leroy likes to follow me to the henhousebecause try as I might, I can’t get him

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5 Tips for Choosing the Best Toy for Your Dog

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There are about one million types of dog toys out there, as Janice and Leroy can attest. And while all are fun, they often serve different purposes that you may not know about. We’ve talked about choosing

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9 Things You Need to Know About Muzzles

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For many people who have dogs, a muzzle can be seen as something that’s akin to a torture device. We get uncomfortable when we see them, because to us they signify a dog that is dangerous or violent.

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9 Dog Toys That Will Make Your Pup Pay Attention

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There are about one million types of dog toys out there, give or take a few. And while all are fun, they often serve different purposes that you may not have known about. We’ve talked about choosing

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7 Reasons to Use a Muzzle – and 2 Reasons Not To! (Video)

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When most dog owners think of muzzles, they tend to get a little bit uncomfortable. We’ve grown to think of muzzles as torture devices, or as warnings that a dog is violent. Even those who see the necessity

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3 Tips for Finding the Right Collar for Your Dog (Video)

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Recently, Leroy has started to show a bit of wear and tear on his old faithful collar, and it’s time to get him a new one. I usually get the dogs a new collar every Christmas, but this year I skipped

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11 Common Dog Toys That Could Be Dangerous

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Hello again, it’s Ash. Two weeks ago, it was time for Janice and Leroy to head into the vet for a quick check up before the winter hits. It can get pretty hairy around here with snow and ice, so I like

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