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How Do I Remove A Tick From My Dog?

Common Issues for Pet Owners Everyone who has a dog must know of the danger of a tick bite in a dog. As a dog owner one must be familiar with methods and techniques on how do i remove a tick from my dog? This kind of parasite must not give your dog a miserable life. After all, dogs can be your best companions and you shouldn’t risk losing them just because they got preyed

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Protect Your Dog From These Preventable Threats

Owning a dog is one of the most rewarding experiences a person can have in their lifetime, but having a dog is much more than the occasional walk around the block or playing fetch in the yard. There are many other responsibilities that one must consider in order to be a good dog owner. Your dog’s health is a major concern to any good pet owner and in this article we will concentrate on some

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Top Dog Tips

With the weather getting better soon, your dogs are going to be outside more and that means time to practice good safety. The tips below are essential for preparedness. 1. Make sure that your pet wears a well-fitting collar with an ID tag that has up-to-date contact information. 2. Train your dog. A well-trained, obedient dog is safer, more responsive and happier. 3. Always keep your pet on a leash when outside the house or

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Is It Too Late to Train Your Dog?

They say that “you can’t teach an old dog new tricks”, but it really isn’t true. You can teach new tricks to a dog of any age, with a little bit of will and some understanding. Dogs are often rehomed as adults and must then adapt to fit into their new environments. This was the case with my own dog, who came to me as an adult. Like a lot of other new dog owners, I

Is Your Dog Behaving Badly?

How is your dog acting while you are away?  Does he bark constantly? Is he outside driving your neighbours crazy by barking at every little noise? Unless you ask your neighbors, you may not really have any idea what he is doing while you are not there.  Some dogs are just fine when their family is home, but have anxiety when they are alone. Of course if your neighbours get tired of it, they might file a complaint and