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Patrick Lumontod

Patrick Lumontod
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Patrick has been a long-time dog adopter and currently lives with his two dogs - Tarzan and Loki - in Brooklyn, NY. He is a certified dog trainer, writer on all things dogs, animal shelter volunteer, freelancer researcher of animal sciences and aspiring author.

How to Stop Dog Barking with Command Training

There's no argument that dogs are our loyal companions that are a delight to play with. The problems arise when their incessant barking becomes excessive, which can...

Dog Trainer’s Salary: How Much Do They Get Paid?

Ask any dog trainer and the first thing they'll tell you is that the rewards of dog training extend far beyond any amount of...

15 Best Healthy Treats for Dogs That Are USDA Organic Certified

Proper nutrition is essential to raising a healthy dog. Many dog owners don't realize that treats are a large part of a dog's diet....

English Bulldog Breed Profile

The 4th most popular dog breed in the United States is the Bulldog, also known as the English Bulldog. Bulldogs are known for their...

Beagle Breed Profile

Beagles are the 5th most popular dog in America, according to the American Kennel Club. This fun loving dog will amuse you with his antics...

French Bulldog Breed Profile

The French Bulldog, also known as the Frenchie, is the 6th most popular dog in America according to the American Kennel Club. This loveable little...

Rescued From a Burning House, This Pit Bull Is Now an...

Back home from a long day’s routine at the Hanahan Fire Department in South Carolina, firefighter William Lindler was just getting on with some...

Scalded and Thrown From the 4th Floor, This Puppy Cheats Death

This precious little creature was only six weeks old when he suffered painfully, and nearly died, from the hands of his owner. His tiny...

Dog and Rats Are BFFs – You’ve Got to See This...

Friendship is truly a curious thing – it knows no bounds. For this story, in fact, it happened to two creatures of different species....

This Police K-9 Survived Being Shot, But What Happened Next is...

Bruno is a fellow officer, a partner and a friend. This was how Officer R. J. Young of the Anaheim Police Department regarded Bruno,...

Labrador Retriever Breed Profile

We all know them: Labradors, Labs or Labrador retrievers for the long version. No matter what you call them, they are one of the most...

This is Why You Should Never Belittle Your Dog

Once you see the video, you'll understand. This poor Dachshund has been made to look like a fool by his owner. What would he...

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