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Don't look!

Don't look!

Category: Health
The skin on Kojak’s leg wasn’t healing the way she wanted,  so Dr. Anemone Andronescu turned to an unusual method to treat the 8-year-old chow-border collie mix: leeches. It sounds like a move pulled straight from medieval times, but leeches are used in modern veterinary medicine, particularly by reconstructive surgeons. And, in Kojak’s case, the little bloodsuckers have been highly effective at decreasing the swelling in his injured leg. more
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Eat Well, Do Good

Category: Dog Life
How cool is this? These irresistibly delicious, all-natural dog treats are great for your dog AND the environment. Protein-packed and omega-3-rich, these dog snacks are made from Asian Carp, a super-healthy but too-plentiful invasive fish species that threatens North American waterways, particularly in the Mid-West. more
DIY Craft: Twig Leash Holder

DIY Craft: Twig Leash Holder

Category: Dog Life
What You'll Need: 1 sturdy branch (Ensure that you are not clipping or foraging from an environmentally protected area—or your neighbour’s yard.) 1 pack of “S” hooks, available at most hardware stores. (Bring your branch with you to pick the correct size—you’re looking for the size that fits as snugly as possible on to your branch.) Acrylic paint in your choice of colour Gold metallic spray paint Polyurethane glass varnish Masking tape How-to: more
Flower Power: Pit Bulls of the Revolution

Flower Power: Pit Bulls of the Revolution

Category: Inspire
We simply could not be more taken with this project. Photographer and rescue volunteer Sophie Gamand’s new photographic series is not just lovely, it has a lofty goal at its core: to recast public perception of bully breeds. That it makes one smile in the process is, to us, a sure harbinger of its success. more
DIY Dry Shampoo For Dogs

DIY Dry Shampoo For Dogs

Category: Dog Life
A dry or waterless shampoo is a great way to keep your dog fresh in between baths, and will make her coat smell terrific. The lavender, if you choose to use it, will also act as a natural flea repellent. This formulation costs just pennies per use. more

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Meet: Jennie