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Study States Dogs Cause More Family Arguments

A recent article in The Telegraph discussed a study that shows that dogs trigger nearly 2,000 family arguments over a lifetime, giving an opposing view of the general thought that dogs provide only positive benefits to a family. Some of the causes

Guest Post – Children and Dogs Part 3

The following is a guest post by Susan Oshie, owner of Paws 4 Training in Seattle, Wash. Susan has a passion for promoting the health and well being of animals and helps them become well-trained pets that their owners are

Guest Post – Children and Dogs Part 2

The following is a guest post by Susan Oshie, owner of Paws 4 Training in Seattle, Wash. Susan has a passion for promoting the health and well being of animals and helps them become well-trained pets that their owners are

Guest Post – Children and Dogs Part 1

The following is a guest post by Susan Oshie, owner of Paws 4 Training in Seattle, Wash. Susan has a passion for promoting the health and well being of animals and helps them become well-trained pets that their owners are

Pet Insurance, Is it Worth It?

Most pet owners would agree that pets are an extension of our families, and we would do anything to help them in times of need. But the hard truth is that accidents an illnesses happen and we are forced to make tough decisions. Maybe 50 years ago, we didn’t have the advancements in veterinarian medicine we do today, so families didn’t have a choice. If their pet was hurt, the most humane thing to do was to put them down. But today, we can provide treatments needed and pets are living longer then ever. But at the same time, these advancements come with a price. Continue reading