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How I Met My Dog

How I Met My Dog

Category: Inspire
It was early December when I got the phone call about a Pit Bull whose owner had died of a drug overdose. The caller, a concerned neighbour, had heard I was sympathetic to the breed and that I might be able to help them, being that I am an animal communicator. If the dog didn’t get moved quickly she would be put to sleep. more
4 Ways to Help Animals this Holiday Season

4 Ways to Help Animals this Holiday Season

Category: Dog Life
1. Adopt, Don’t Shop Make adoption your first option this holiday season! Avoid buying anything from pet stores that sell puppies because most of them come from puppy mills. Instead, search for local adoptable animals. more
The Creepy Crawlies: Fleas & Ticks

The Creepy Crawlies: Fleas & Ticks

Category: Health
Fleas prefer certain hosts, but they’re not picky. The dog flea (that would be ctenocephalicles canis) is just as happy to chow down on your ankles if that’s what is available. Fleas can cause an allergic reaction called allergy dermatitis in some dogs and humans. Flea allergy dermatitis in dogs is characterized by severe itching—signs include constant scratching, chewing, licking, and whining. As few as one or two flea bites a week can cause a reaction, and symptoms will often persist for a while even after some form of flea control has been used. more
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How To Make Your Dog Laugh (really)

Category: Dog Life
Do Dogs Smile? more
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Counter Surfing

Category: Dog Training
Q: Our yellow Lab Buddy isn’t a puppy anymore but he still steals food from our kitchen counters when we’re gone. He’ll even do it if we’re home but are in the other room too long! What can we do? more

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Dog of the Week!

Meet: CHIP HARTT