Category: Pets

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How to Identify a Good Quality Yorkie Puppy

The Yorkshire terrier is a very popular dog and is in fact the second most popular dog in the US This means that it is very easy to find a good puppy or it is very easy to get a mixed breed dog without knowing the difference. Not all breeders are ethical and will say […]

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Can my pet make me sick?

Can having a pet make my children or me sick? The answer to that question is “yes” and “no”. There is always the possibility and there are also ways to prevent problems. The best way to ensure that germs and / or bacteria are not transmitted is to practice good hygiene. Cleaning seems to be […]

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Ten Reasons Cocker Spaniels Lick

Why do cocker spaniels lick and is it harmful? Licking is a natural behavior that dates back to the wolf. When the mother wolf returned from hunting her food, the cubs in her pack licked her mouth and face to stimulate regurgitation. This is normal behavior during the weaning stages. Soon after, the cubs band […]

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What is your dog really telling you?

While dogs can understand what we are communicating to them, no matter how much we fool ourselves, they certainly do not “know” what the words mean. What dogs understand is our energetic communication, our tone of voice, and the associations they have with certain sounds or words. Dogs communicate vocally in various ways, including howling, […]

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Fear of fireworks in dogs

Most people respond to a fireworks display with delighted “Oohs” and “Ahhs.” Unfortunately, what most Americans consider the best way to celebrate the 4th of July can make your dog wish he could hide under the covers until it’s all over. The dog’s highly sensitive hearing combined with the excessive stimulation of the thunderous, prolonged, […]

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Feed your dog without breaking the bank

One of the biggest costs associated with owning a dog is food. Some expenses are negotiable. Your dog will probably sleep just as comfortably in an old, folded down comforter as that expensive memory foam dog bed, but good food is a must. To keep dogs happy and healthy, owners should provide food made from […]

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How to prevent a dachshund puppy from biting

Dachshunds are tenacious, independent and intelligent, originally bred to hunt and kill badgers. These characteristics have been passed down from generation to generation and can cause problems with barking, biting, and aggression if dachshunds are not well trained from a young age. As soon as you see your Dachshund puppy bite, it’s time to tackle […]

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Rare dog breeds from Galicia

They say that man’s best friend is his dog and this is a fairly universal law that is observed practically all over the world, unless of course you find yourself in certain Far Eastern territories where man’s best friend is basically eaten. . There also seems to be an increasing number of varieties of dog […]