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Dog kicking back legs while sleeping

At the end of the day, my family plops down on the couch to relax, watch some tv and catch up on our day… our dogs included! More often than not, we watch our dog, Bear, twitching in his sleep.

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Getting your first dog

Did we make the right decision in getting a dog? When adopting a rescue dog, how do you know it’s the right dog? How do you know you are ready for your first dog? Is it a good idea to get a dog? Many

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My dog eats once every 2 or 3 days

How many times a day should a dog eat? Discover the many reasons why a dog may not want to eat and what to do about it. And when you should go to the vet. My personal dogs never miss a meal. They know

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Dog Jealous of New Dog

It’s been proven that dogs do feel jealousy. So what can you do when you have a dog that you know gets jealous and you want to adopt second dog? According to the AKC website: “Research

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What can you do for a dog that scratches all the time?

The suffering of a dog that scratches all day and night is not only heartbreaking but really frustrating.  For a stretch of time, I resorted to removing our dogs’ collar and tag. I felt really

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How to stop a dog from nipping ankles

Running children can resemble a herd of livestock to herding dogs such as the Australian Cattle Dog. These dogs have a natural instinct to herd sheep and cattle. So what do you do when you have chosen

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Shelter dogs behavior aren’t always how they’re described

You may be surprised at how many stories I hear about dogs not being at all what adopters thought they would be after coming home. Think about this, shelter dogs are quickly assessed in a cold and

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Dog afraid of loud noises

Each week of 2020, I will be choosing a question from a Rescue Dogs 101 community member. Here is our first question of the Asking for My Dog series to kick off the new year! #AskingForMyDog “Billy

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