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Expert dog health & wellness tips for taking an active role in your dog’s health, providing the best care and keeping her safe.

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Your Dog’s Springtime Checklist

Prepare your dog for the upcoming change in season with this springtime checklist with dog care advice to keep your buddy happy and healthy. Finally, the glorious spring season is upon us – warmer weather and sunshine are here or…

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Understanding Bloat in Dogs (GDV)

Have you heard of canine bloat? Read on to find out what causes bloat in dogs, how to prevent it, and to learn if your dog is susceptible. Canine Bloat: It doesn’t sound like anything to worry about, but this…

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Caring for Your Dog’s Ears

It’s true, your dog’s ears need regular care and consideration — in addition to ear rubs, of course. Read on for quick tips to care for your dog’s ears and signs there may be an issue. Arguably the silkiest and…

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A Dog, A Skunk, A Thanksgiving Tale

Did your dog have an unfortunate meeting with a skunk? Find out the best way to de-skunk a dog with the best tried and tested instructions to bring back your dog’s unique glorious scent. The classic American Thanksgiving story: Dinner’s…

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Thanksgiving Safety for Dogs

It’s tempting to share holiday foods with our beloved pets, but some things are downright awful for dogs. Do you know what Thanksgiving foods your dog can’t eat? Our dogs are part of the family, so naturally, we want to…

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What It Takes to Become a Vet

Do you have what it takes to become a Veterinarian? Just how much training is required? Once you learn, you’ll be assured you and your pup are in good hands at the vet. Admit it – at least once in…

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What To Know About Dogs and Chocolate

You’ve heard chocolate is bad for dogs, but exactly how much chocolate is bad for dogs? Are some types of chocolate more dangerous than others? Find out why chocolate can be harmful, and what to do if your dog eats chocolate….

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Caring for Your Dog’s Cold

It’s true – dogs can get seasonal colds just like us. Read on to be prepared with the knowledge you need to care for your dog. Every year it’s the same story. Just as the glorious summer slips away, cold…

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The Physical Vet Exam in Ten Steps

Do you know what veterinarians are looking for during your dog’s physical exam? Learn what to look for so you can involve yourself in the process. Vets have all the luck. Their patients are cute, furry and don’t ask for…

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Tips for Preventing Dog Collar Accidents

Be aware of potential dog collar accidents and how you can keep your pup safe with a few preventative measures and supervision. It’s every dog’s must-have accessory. And yet, tragically the collar can be deadly in certain situations, even when…

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Dealing with Dog Separation Anxiety

Are you trying to cope with dog separation anxiety? Find advice to not only limit dog separation anxiety but lessen or eliminate. There’s a reason dogs bark at school buses. Just like kids, they loathe back-to-school season. And who can…

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Understanding Canine Allergies

Is your pup prone to allergies? Find out how to recognize allergy symptoms in your dog and how to test for allergies. You’d think that doggie allergies would make pups sneeze. But unlike people, a dog’s response to allergies skips the nose…

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What’s Normal for Dog Eye Gook

Does your dog have dog eye gook in the morning? There is normal eye goop and there is problematic eye goop; know the difference and how to handle it. Your dog’s adoring eyes – they’re the first thing you see…

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