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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.

15 Facts About Fear Aggression in Dogs

While some breeds are more aggressive than others, certain instincts exist in all canines. So even though most dogs are affectionate and loving to...

8 Ways to Encourage a Lazy Dog to Exercise

Generally, dogs need anywhere from 30 minutes to two hours of daily exercise. Some large breeds, athletic/active breeds and working dogs will usually need...

Why No-Pull Dog Harnesses Are the Safest Choice

Dog leash pulling is a common behavioral issue that needs to be fixed. Certain tools can be not only helpful but even essential so...

7 Types of Best Flooring for Dogs

Whether you’re considering purchasing a new home or remodeling an existing house or apartment, the choice of which floor to use is important if...

12 Ways to Tire Out a Hyperactive Dog

Sometimes pet owners are unable to bring their dogs out for longer walks due to bad weather or other conflicts. When this happens, dogs...

How to Do CPR On a Dog

Doing CPR (Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation) is something we’ve all seen performed many times in movies and TV, but it's actually harder than it looks. When...

11 Most Popular Dog Sports

If you have an active dog on your hands, there are plenty of dog sports to consider that can help to burn off some...

11 Things Dog Trainers Wish Owners Knew

Dog trainers cringe when they see how some people intentionally or unintentionally treat their canine companions. Don't become one of those people a dog...

12 Safety Tips for Camping with Dogs

There is nothing better than enjoying time in the great outdoors. Fresh air, peaceful silence and the smells of nature make camping a relaxing...

10 Ways to Treat Separation Anxiety in Dogs

Living with a dog that has a problem with separation anxiety can be challenging. It is not rare that dogs develop destructive behavior and...

15 Ways to Prevent Dogs from Chewing Furniture and Your Belongings

You turn your back for just a moment, and you’ve lost a precious item because it's been chewed to bits by your dog. It...

8 Coolest Dog Tricks That You Haven’t Tried

Have you gone through all the basic dog training and feeling a little adventurous? Want to teach a dog some some fun, advanced and...

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Dog food manufacturing regulations are nowhere near as strict as they are for human foods. However, some countries have stricter laws than others. It...
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Pocket Beagle Dog Breed: Everything You Need To Know

If you’ve never heard of a Pocket Beagle, you’re not alone, since they are quite a rare breed. You’re also not alone if you’re...
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9 Popular Brown Dog Breeds

Brown is a very popular color for dogs, and lots of dogs have brown in their coat in some way, shape or form. However,...
10 Popular Big White Fluffy Dog Breeds

10 Popular Big White Fluffy Dog Breeds

There’s something about dogs that are all one color, with their monochrome appearance making them look so pure, majestic and regal. And when they’re...
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9 Popular Black Dog Breeds

A shiny black coat, whether short or fluffy, is an eye-catching trait for dogs. The way their dark eyes blend in with their coat...
11 Most Popular Asian Dog Breeds

11 Most Popular Asian Dog Breeds

Considering the fact that there are almost 50 different countries on the continent, it should be no surprise that Asia is where so many...
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Bluetick Coonhound Breed: Everything You Need To Know

The state dog of Tennessee, the Bluetick Coonhound has a lot to offer as a pet, especially for owners who are avid hunters. Their...
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Why It’s Important to Buy Pet Products Made in the USA

When shopping for pet products, it’s only natural to buy what you know and are familiar with. Maybe there’s a brand of cat food...
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DIY Dog Food Storage: 3 Easy Ideas

Buying dog food in bulk saves money, and it's a necessity if you have multiple pets. Figuring out what to do with the leftovers can be a challenge. Maybe one of these DIY dog food storage ideas will work in your home.
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Is Citronella Safe for Dogs? And What Else Owners Must Know

If you live in an area prone to mosquitoes, you know what a nuisance they can be. But mosquitos can be more than just...