Tiny Dog Stories—Winter 2021

Category: Inspire
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5 Ways to Help Shy, Fearful or Anxious Dogs

Category: Dog Training
If you have a dog who is shy, anxious or fearful, you know how challenging it can be to help him feel relaxed and comfortable. You want to reassure your dog and protect him from the world, but at the same time, you know he’s got to learn to stand on his own four paws. And you definitely don’t want to inadvertently exacerbate his fears by acting in nervous anticipation of a fearful reaction. What’s a dog parent to do? Here are five ways to help. more
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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CBD and Your Dog

Category: Health
Curious about whether CBD is right for your dog? What exactly is CBD, anyways? We address the most common CBD questions, including dosage and what canine conditions CBD can treat.   1. What is CBD, anyway? CBD is short for cannabidiol. CBD is a naturally occurring compound derived from the hemp plant. It does not cause a high and is not addictive.   more
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Why Does My Dog Follow Me Everywhere?

Category: Breeds
As I write these words, two beautiful Husky mixes are lying at my feet. I rescued Sierra and Bodhi from the shelter over 11 years ago, and to this day, they still follow me from room to room, wanting to hang out wherever I am. Maybe you too have your very own furry entourage that trails you everywhere, not wanting to let you out of their sight. On the one hand, it’s nice to be so loved! On the other, it’s nice to be able to close the bathroom door for some privacy. more


Dog of the Week!

Meet: Beauty