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The Business of Dog Training

Let’s Talk: The Business of Dog Training

Hopefully, you had some time to read my column last week about pet health insurance. I'd really like to turn these articles into an open...
Why Dog Parents Need to Invest in Dog Vests

Why Dog Parents Need to Invest in Dog Vests

Clothes aren’t just for humans. Dogs can be dressed up as well although not necessarily in a frilly costume. Dog vests are used for...
Don't Lose Your Dogs - Why Your Pet Needs a Dog ID Tag

Don’t Lose Your Dog! Why Our Pets Need Dog ID Tags

Few things are worse for a pet owner than a runaway dog. Even more terrifying than that is a runaway dog that can't be...
walking a dog without a leash

Why Not to Walk A Dog Without a Leash

We all know that dogs need plenty of exercises, especially if you own a high-energy breed. Going for walks is just one form of...
How to Get Pet Stains Out of the Carpet and Furniture

How to Get Pet Stains Out of the Carpet and Furniture

Uh-oh, you've come home to see a stain left on the carpet. Unfortunately this is a common problem for pet parents. If you have a...
Animal Hoarding - What You Must Know

Animal Hoarding: What You Must Know

Many of us are familiar with the psychological disorder of compulsive hoarding. Typically, it's people who collect inanimate objects excessively, because they're unable to...
How Dog Smuggling Business Works

The Business of Dog Smuggling and How It Works

One of the largest animal welfare issues is the one that most people aren't aware of: puppy trafficking. As the popularity of pets, dogs...
Myths That Many Dog Owners Still Believe

30 Myths That Many Dog Owners Still Believe

Myths abound in the dog world and today, we’re looking at some of the most popular ones that many of us pet owners still...
How Fighting Dogs Are Trained

How Fighting Dogs Are Trained: The Grim Reality

We know that dog fighting is illegal, but some people still believe that it shouldn’t be. What exactly goes into training fighting canines? Which...
Cutting Dogs Tails

A Case Against Cutting Dogs’ Tails and Ears

With the excitement of bringing home a purebred puppy, many new owners are given the option that they perhaps had never even thought of...
Debunking Pit Bulls Nanny Dogs Myths

Are Pit Bulls Nanny Dogs? Debunking the Nanny Dog Myth

A dog lover may view the fierce reputation of the American Pit Bull Terrier (APBT), with a good deal of skepticism. Having a love...
Why Study of Dog DNA is Improving Our Understanding of Humans

How the Study of Dog DNA is Improving Our Understanding of Humans

Analysis of canine genetics has led to several revelations about canine history, breed development and even human pathology. Determining the domestication of dogs can be...

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Jug Dog Breed Profile

Despite the immense popularity, the Jug isn't a purebred dog but is an adorable mix of two popular breeds. An equal blend of the spunky...
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Why Do You Need a GPS Tracker for Dogs

Handling our pets is our duty. When it comes to safety, a GPS tracker for dogs comes in handy to help us in all...
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Different Types of Dog Temperaments

Dogs sprung from their wild dog ancestry. The closest similarity of each breed is that their domesticated and have been bred to work alongside...
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Portuguese Water Dog Breed Profile

Residing on the warm coast of Portugal, the Portuguese Water Dog Breed helped fishermen in their labor day to night. These loyal, mighty, and...
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Alternatives To GPS Trackers For Dogs

Is your pup a bit of a troublemaker? Does he like to hide? Does he tend to run away at some point and GPS trackers...
cockapoo dog breed profile

Cockapoo Dog Breed Profile

The cockapoo holds the intelligence of a poodle and the sweet, loving nature of a cocker spaniel. It's no surprise that this breed is considered...
labradoodle dog breed

Labradoodle Dog Breed Profile

It shouldn't be surprising that a Labradoodle gained a lot of popularity quickly. These dogs were initially bred as hypoallergenic guide dogs, as the...
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How To Deal With Puppy Separation Anxiety

When adopting a new pup, it's essential to know that some puppies can develop separation anxiety. In this article, we'll tackle everything you need...
Papillon dog breed

Papillon Dog Breed Profile

The Papillon dog breed is a little dog whose lineage is the toy spaniel. Neither hostile nor shy, it is a dog that is...
Vizsla Dog breed profile featured

Vizsla Dog Breed Profile

Looking for a dog with style and grace? Well, let me introduce you to the Vizsla dog breed. The Americal Kennel Club calls this...