“We want a dog! We promise we will take care of him, walk him, feed him, train him…” If you’re a parent, chances are you have heard this from your children at one time or another. You know what happens, right? You end up taking on all of the responsibility of dog ownership and care. That’s all right, though. You … [more]

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The Biggest Hazards for Your Dog This WinterWe are now in December, and the winter is in full swing. Whether you live in a snowy climate or one that is merely a little chillier and rainier, in wintertime, there are many new hazards that dog owners need to be aware of. Knowing some of the most common occurrences will help you prevent something tragic from happening to [more]

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Holding a Holiday Party? Make Sure Your Dog is Well-BehavedHosting a holiday party is exciting, but it can also be a stressful experience for your dog. Most pet parents take dog socialization seriously, but a raucous party can worry even the friendliest dogs, emphasizing the need for a Dog Bite policy and proper preparation. Celebrating the holidays with dogs requires certain management to ensure your pup is safe, well-behaved, [more]

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How to Get Your Dog Used to Going Outside in the RainHave you ever found it to be a dilemma when its raining out and your dog has to go to the bathroom? You open the door, your dog takes one look at the rain only to turn around and walk away. You need to learn how to prevent your dog from relieving itself in the house, so what do you [more]

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Stuck Indoors on a Winter Day? Here’s How to Keep Your Dog BusyThough it depends on your dog’s breed and age, on average a dog needs between 30 minutes and 2 hours of activity each day. Unfortunately, as the days grow shorter and the weather stormier, it can be difficult to find the time to take your dogs on regular walks and get them adequate playtime outdoors. Dogs get just as tired [more]

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Adopting a Dog? You Should Ask These Questions FirstIf you’ve decided that you’d like to add a dog to your household and your family, choosing to adopt an older or abandoned dog can be exciting, stressful, and truly rewarding. With an estimated 3.3 million dogs entering shelters each year, there are countless dogs out there looking for a new home and a new chance at life.

However, while [more]

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October is Adopt a Shelter Dog Month, so designated by the American Humane Association and the ASPCA. Adopting a shelter dog is an ideal situation for many families any time of the year, but October is adopt a shelter doga month to highlight both the plight of shelter dogs and the joy a shelter dog will bring to your life.

If you and … [more]

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The reason many children get bitten by dogs is sheer proximity. Children are typically face level with dogs and that can lead to a bite. In America, close to five million people get bitten by dogs annually — more than half of those are children, this is according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Even the friendliest of [more]

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Is there a way to adopt the “best” dog for your family? Yes, there is. It involves knowing your family’sget best dog for your family unique lifestyle and finding a dog who can match that. For example, if you and your family love to run and bike and hike you won’t want to adopt a dog who can’t keep up. If, however, you and … [more]

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Have you ever thought about having to write your dog’s “resume”? More and more landlords and commercial property rental agents are requesting a pet resume as part of the application process. If you’ve never heard of this you’re probably not alone.

Once you understand the need for a dog or pet resume, its benefits will become clear and you will … [more]

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