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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 … Continue reading

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5 Ways to Correct Unwanted Dog Behavior

Cafe Mom’s “The Stir” recently posted a great article with ways to correct undesirable behaviors from your dog. In the article, pet trainer Jeff Coltenback provides some wonderful tips: 1. Control your social interactions. When your dog sticks his nose … Continue reading

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In the News: Ways to Save on Pet Expenses

Last month, Consumer Reports released results of a survey that showed spending on pets had not dropped even during the economic downturn. And not only that, but the price of pet food, veterinary care and other pet-related products and services … Continue reading

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Top 10 Tips for First-Time Pet Owners

If you’re looking to welcome a pet into your life for the first time ever, then good for you! There are so many great joys of being a pet owner and your new furry friend is certain to light up … Continue reading

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Tips for Taking the Stress Out of Your Dog’s Vet Visit

Did you like going to the doctor when you were a kid? Not quite? Well, dogs are like kids. They often don’t know what’s best for them, so they need a lot of help from caretakers. This article will provide … Continue reading

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Pets: Fear of Car Rides

From various conversations in person and around the internet, I have learned that there are quite a few people out there with this same problem: Their dog or puppy vomits when they take it for a car ride. Why does … Continue reading

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How Safe Is Your Pet’s Food Bowl?

Recently on our Facebook page, someone asked about ceramic pet food bowls and how to know whether or not it contains lead. This got me to researching on the internet where I learned quite a bit about the different types … Continue reading

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Fourth of July Advice for Pet Owners

(PR.com) July 4, 2011 — Today is Independence Day in the United States, a day many families celebrate the adoption of the Declaration of Independence with parades, barbecues, picnics, fireworks, and attending private or public events. Unfortunately, it’s also a … Continue reading

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Top 10 Fourth of July Pet Tips

The Fourth of July is quickly approaching and unbeknownst to our pets, there is soon to be lots of celebration, noises, and unfamiliar objects and people around. Pawnation recently published a great article with tips to help your pet on … Continue reading

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More Pet Safety Tips

I always like to forward along important information I find around the web. Recently, I was sent a list of pet safety tips that pet owners should keep in mind this summer from the good people at East Coast Italian Greyhound Rescue. … Continue reading

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