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3 Big Clues to How Old is My Dog?

How Can I Tell the Age of My Adopted Dog? The first question most people ask about your dog is what breed he is. The second question is how old is he? But when adopting a dog, we don’t always know the

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My Dog Ate Chocolate Will He Die?

My dog ate chocolate, what should I do? We all know chocolate can be toxic to dogs. But the question is, how much chocolate will make a dog sick? What are the symptoms to watch for if your dog ate chocolate? I’m

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11 Fun Enrichment Games to Play with Your Dog Inside

With the short days of winter and rainy spring, you and your dog can quickly get cabin fever! Here in the Midwest, we get super cold temps that keep us from taking our daily long walks so I am always

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The Whirlpool of Grief – Stages of Grief After Losing a Pet

Grieving the loss of your dog is never easy. Unfortunately, I have lost 5 dogs in my lifetime. I can remember each one like it was yesterday and each loss has been difficult, my dogs are my family. Everyone

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Avoid These 13 Scary Winter Dangers for Your Dog

Winter can be amazing… snowmen, sledding, hot cocoa… and playing in the snow with your dog! But there are scary dangers that can be hiding in plain site and be deadly for your dog. These dangers

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5 Proven Home Remedies for Your Dog with Diarrhea

Diarrhea for Dog Home Remedies No one likes diarrhea, people and dogs alike. Diarrhea is a sign that something isn’t right inside your dogs gut. Your dog may have diarrhea and act fine. There

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10 Tips & Tools for Walking at Night with Your Dog

Before you head out the door to take your dog for a walk, read what you should be doing to stay safe when walking in the dark. Staying safe while walking our dogs is a top priority for me, especially

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5 Simple Ways to Stop Your Dog’s Pee from Killing Your Grass

Is your dogs pee killing your grass? Is your once lush, green backyard spotted with yellow dead spots? We’ve been struggling with this for the last several years in our backyard. I’ve tried re-seeding

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Will my dog be OK when I go on vacation?

Wondering what to do with your dog while on vacation? As much as I like to take our dogs with us everywhere we go, sometimes it’s just not possible. So as responsible dog owners, we need to decide who

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Traveling with dogs (6 tips that will make your trip stress-free)

We love taking our dogs with us everywhere we go. They are part of our family. We take the dogs with when we travel for holidays, go camping, or plan to spend any extended time away from home. Whether

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5 Reasons Why Your Dog is Digging and How to Stop It

How to Stop My Dog from Digging Wondering how to stop your dog from digging up your yard? Have you ever let your dog outside to go potty and get some fresh air, and you go back inside to get some stuff

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Can my dog eat that?

Most of us are guilty of giving our dogs a taste of our dinner or sneaking them a little side treat from our snack, but is it really safe to feed our dogs table scraps? Short answer, yes and no. There

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Rescue Dog Separation Anxiety Solutions

Rescue Dog Separation Anxiety Help You come home to find that your dog has escaped his crate and destroyed the couch. Or pacing and drooling in his crate so bad it’s flooded with saliva. And

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