By By Cindy Wolff email@example.com September 29, 2002 Tank is a chocolate-colored muscle of a dog whose tail was partially amputated after it became infected from incessant wagging against a kennel wall. He sleeps at night cuddled with a stuffed animal; his thick neck bears the scars of a collar that was unmercifully too small. He’s never met a stranger
Our dogs are so like us in so many ways. We can see them feel joy and pain just like us. Things that we so admire in humans such as loyalty, trust and a boundless joy are so abundant in our dogs that we cannot help but love them. But loving our dogs means more then simply showering them with
When you groom your puppy or adult dog, you need to take proper care of the eyes as well. The eyes are easily forgotten when dog owners groom or play with their dogs. There are safety precautions and cleaning around the eyes that will help keep your dogs eyes free from potential health problems. Steps to Keeping Your Dogs Eyes
There are several reasons your dog may get diabetes and it is important to understand what can cause these issues in your dog in order to avoid them. Diabetes can shorten your dog’s life, make them feel unhappy, and cause discomfort for the entire family. Therefore, you should provide the proper nutrients, diet, exercise, and overall health for your dog.
A popular misconception is that dogs age 7 years for each calendar year. In fact, canine aging is much more rapid during the first 2 years of a dog’s life. After the first 2 years the ratio settles down to 5 to 1 for small and medium breeds. For large breeds the rate is 6 to 1, and for giant
Dog trainers understand concepts about raising a well behaved, civilized dog that many parents raising children aren’t privy to. I do not mean to suggest that children are dogs, certainly not. But in some ways, our culture spends more time and energy sharing information about training a dog than information about raising a child. What am I talking about? Take
Being a veterinarian, I had been called to examine a ten-year-old Irish Wolfhound named Belker. The dog’s owners, Ron, his wife, Lisa, and their little boy, Shane, were all very attached to Belker, and they were hoping for a miracle. I examined Belker and found he was dying of cancer. I told the family we couldn’t do anything for Belker,
“Don’t accept your dog’s admiration as conclusive evidence that you are wonderful.” – Ann Landers “From the dog’s point of view, his master is an elongated and abnormally cunning dog.” – Mabel Louise Robinson “Dogs’ lives are too short. Their only fault, really.” – Agnes Sligh Turnbull “The more I see of man, the more I like dogs.” – Mme.
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I’m feeling a little stiff so I roll my shoulders to dispel the tension bunching my trapezius muscles. Then I take a deep breath, insert a magazine full of nine millimeter bullets into the butt of a Sig Sauer semi-automatic pistol, rack the slide to chamber a round, and point the muzzle at my target. “Just like I taught you,”