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5 Reasons Why You Need to Train Your Dog, and 7 Training Problems to Overcome

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I’ve talked often about the importance of various types of training for your dog, and even went into a fair bit of detail in Dog Training Made Easy. It still surprises me, though, how many dogs lack

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Why Do People Have Weddings for Their Dogs?

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“Who giveth this bitch to be lawfully wedded to this stud….” “Her mommy and I do.” Woah! Pull back and regroup, people, what do you think you’re doing? Oh… you’re having a dog wedding.

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A Puppy Primer – Answers to the Most Common Questions About Puppy Care

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If you have a new puppy, you probably have a ton of questions. For that matter, if you’ve been a while between puppies, you may need a refresher course. So, whichever category you fall into, keep reading

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Worms and Your Dog

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Don’t read this while you’re eating. I’m serious, just don’t. This is information that you, as a dog owner, need to know, but it’s pretty nasty and could put you off your food. In this entry,

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Everything You Need to Know About Rabies

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If you saw “Old Yeller” when you were a kid and you’re still traumatized, then you already know a fair bit about why you should have your dog immunized against rabies. Now, that’s the last time

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Breaking up a Dog Fight

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Have you ever seen two dogs fighting? I don’t mean fighting in the sense of an illegal, human-arranged fight; I’m talking about a fight between a couple of dogs who have a personal grudge against one

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The Truth About Prong Collars

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Not all that long ago, dogs were almost always trained using chain slip collars, known more commonly as choke collars. Now, there are any number of collars in use. Many dog owners favor the nylon slip

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Have Fun Teaching Your Dog to Swim!

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So, we’re coming into summer, and you’re thinking about how great it feels to be cool by the pool! I’m thinking along those lines myself. But also thinking about a friend of mine who tried to teach

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Dementia in Dogs

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It’s easy to tell when a dog is getting old, because they display many of the same signs that humans do – stiffness in the joints, greying or whitening hair (especially on the muzzle and around the

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Avoiding the Heartbreak of Heartworm

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Summer is just around the corner, and for many of us that means an end to cold weather and the beginning of barbecues, fun in the sun, swimming, camping, food trucks galore… and mosquitos. There’s

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