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5 Essential Dog Care Tips

Owning a dog is an exciting thing! However, you want to make sure you are caring for your dog properly so they are healthy and happy. Follow these five dog care essentials: Spay or neuter your dog Dogs who have this routine surgery tend to live longer, be healthier and have fewer behavior problems (e.g., biting or running away). By spaying or …

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Outside Activities To Do With Your Dog

As the weather warms up this spring, there are endless more opportunities to bond with your pup outside! Take your dog outside this weekend with one of these fun activities:   Biking Many dogs love to tag along while their owners ride. Since it can be dangerous to allow your dog to run free, you can buy bicycle attachments that …

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Importance of Heartworm Protection

Did your family get a new puppy? How exciting! A new dog is so much fun for the whole family, but in the flurry of new toys, names, and potty training, you may forget some important steps you need to take for their health.   Getting your puppy protected against heartworm right away can prevent a lot of issues down …

Ryan-Mannix

How to Make a DIY Dog Toy

Treat your dog to a homemade toy! Whether it’s for Valentine’s Day or just something for your good boy, a DIY dog toy is fun and easy to make. Your dog will love playing with a toy you made yourself. Here’s how to make one:   Supplies needed: Old ball (a tennis ball* works great) About 1/2 yard of Fabric (You …

Shara-Voelker

How to Tell Your Dog Loves You

Even though your dog can’t buy you flowers or tell you he loves you, there are many ways he’ll show affection. Look out for these signs of love! 1.He cuddles after eating Food is the ultimate motivator for a pup, and what they do after shows their second priority. If your dog comes over and cuddles with you after he’s …

Chris-D'Alexander

3 Helpful Dog Care Essentials

If you’ve just received a new dog and are feeling a little overwhelmed, don’t worry. Keeping your dog happy and safe is easy, with a few tips. Follow these dog care guidelines and you’ll have a stress-free life with your dog!   Microchip Identification While your dog should always wear a collar and tag with your information, a microchip is …

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Why Does My Dog Eat Grass?

You’ve probably noticed it. Your dog starts eating grass, and then they throw up. Or even if they vomit, you may wonder why fido is choosing to eat grass in the first place.   The technical term for eating items that aren’t food is pica, and it’s a common thing found in dogs. Sometimes pica indicates that your dog has …