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How to Keep Your Dog's Smile Pearly White

How to Keep Your Dog's Smile Pearly White

Category: Health
A whopping 80% of dogs and cats will show signs of periodontal disease, including red and swollen gums, bad breath, pain, and tooth loss. Small and mid-sized dog breeds are especially susceptible. If left untreated, periodontal disease progresses to plaque build up, gum recession, loosened teeth, bad breath, inflammation, and bleeding of the gums, and, eventually, loss of teeth, oral infections, and even poor overall health. more
How to Introduce Dogs

How to Introduce Dogs

Category: Dog Training
Your average cocktail party has a variety of characters making an appearance. You’ve got the exuberant (some might say pushy) guy who acts like you’re his long-lost cousin, hugging you the second you meet. He spends the rest of the night invading your personal space. There’s the introvert, starting a conversation with the host’s cat rather than talk to any of the other guests. You might find a socialite, perfectly charming, fluttering among the guests like a sparkly vision, but never settling on anyone too long. more
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Dog Decoder

Category: Dog Life
Types of Barks: 1. Sound the alarm - A rapid string of two to four barks with pauses between is the most common form of barking. It means, roughly, “There’s something going on that should be checked out.” Continuous barking at a lower pitch and slower suggests the dog senses an imminent problem. It means “Danger is very close. Get ready to defend yourself!” more
Bye Bye, Urine Burn!

Bye Bye, Urine Burn!

Category: Health
Filter your dog’s water and save your lawn from urine burn in the process! Dog Rocks, a natural product that comes straight from the ground, are placed in your dog’s water bowl to naturally filter out impurities such as tin, ammonia, and nitrates. Typically, these elements are carried out of your dog’s body through urine and it is these impurities that cause the unsightly brown patches on your grass. Dog Rocks prevent this. One small pack of Dog Rocks lasts for two whole months, which makes keeping your lawn happy and your dog’s water free of impurities a low maintenance affair. more
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California Bill Bans Sale of Mill-bred Dogs, Cats, and Rabbits in Pet Stores

Category: NewsBite
A historical piece of legislation has been passed in California that will have a profound impact on pets and the pet industry. California has passed a bill that will ban the sale of mill-bred dogs, cats, and rabbits in pet stores, with its enforcement commencing January 1st, 2019. Authored by Assembly member Patrick O’Donnell, the measure is known as AB 485 or the Pet Rescue and Adoption Act, and specifies that pet stores in California may carry these animals only if they are sourced from a shelter or rescue group of some kind.  more

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