8
Jul

If Your Dog Has Arthritis

As dogs age, it is not uncommon for them to suffer from arthritis. Just like with people, dog’s joints weaken as they grow older and they can develop arthritis. Sadly, young dogs and puppies can also develop arthritis. Arthritis is a very painful disease that causes a lot of discomfort but there are a few things that you can do

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8
Jul

100 Fun Facts About Dogs

100 Fun Facts about Dogs 1. All dogs can be traced back 40 million years ago to a weasel-like animal called the Miacis which dwelled in trees and dens. The Miacis later evolved into the Tomarctus, a direct forbearer of the genus Canis, which includes the wolf and jackal as well as the dog. 2. Ancient Egyptians revered their dogs.

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8
Jul

A Man and His Dog

A man and his dog were walking along a road. The man was enjoying the scenery, when it suddenly occurred to him that he was dead. He remembered dying, and that the dog had been dead for years. He wondered where the road was leading them. After a while, they came to a high, white stone wall along one side

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8
Jul

Things I Learned From Dogs

Never pass up the opportunity to go for a joyride. Allow the experience of fresh air and the wind in your face to be pure ecstasy. When loved ones come home, always run to greet them. When it’s in your best interest, practice obedience. Let others know when they’ve invaded your territory. Take naps and stretch before rising. Run, romp

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8
Jul

Today’s Smile

8
Jul

Pit Bull Panic

The rich parents among us have traditionally used their wealth to provide the very best for their children. Be it a $4000 stroller or designer diaper bag, the wealthy don’t want their little darlings to be seen with anything an average middle class child might have, let alone a child who might be, gasp, POOR! So is it now, so

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8
Jul

Dog For Sale

A guy is driving around the back woods of Montana and he sees a sign in front of a broken down shanty-style house: ‘Talking Dog For Sale ‘.He rings the bell and the owner appears and tells him the dog is in the backyard. The guy goes into the backyard and sees a nice looking Labrador retriever sitting there. ‘You

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8
Jul

Keeping Your Dog Safe for the Holidays

Holiday Hazards How to keep your pet safe Dangerous Foods The following can be toxic to pets: chocolate, raisins, grapes, macadamia nuts, garlic, onion, alcohol, caffeinated beverages, bread dough, and sugar-free candy and gum containing the artificial sweetener xylitol. Regular Foods Despite tradition, bones should never be given to pets. Even beef, ham, and other “regular” foods that are not

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8
Jul

What are the smartest breed of dogs?

As a professional dog trainer, I am constantly asked, “which breed of dog is the smartest?” After you’ve worked with thousands of dogs, how do you answer a question that asks what the smartest dog breeds are? Defining the most intelligent dog breeds depends on what defines a “smart dog.” Is it the ability to wrap people around her paws

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8
Jul

What Causes Your Dog to Look Guilty?

What Really Prompts The Dog’s ‘Guilty Look’ June 14, 2009 — What dog owner has not come home to a broken vase or other valuable items and a guilty-looking dog slouching around the house? By ingeniously setting up conditions where the owner was misinformed as to whether their dog had really committed an offense, Alexandra Horowitz, Assistant Professor from Barnard

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