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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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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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Emergency Preparedness for Pets

With all of the recent natural disasters, you can’t help but consider emergency preparedness for your pets. Read on for tips to ensure plans for your furry sweetheart are in order. Pet parenting job number one: keeping your dog safe!…

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People Food Unsafe for Dogs

Certain people-food favorites can harm your dog’s health in a big way. Read on to learn what foods you eat are unsafe for your dog. If your dog had her way, she’d probably be eating from a plate at the…

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Safe People-Food Your Dog Will Love

While your dog’s food gives her all the nutrients she needs, healthy choices from your fridge or pantry can make up a small percentage of your dog’s diet. Learn which foods are best. Not another dog biscuit or peanut butter…

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Caring for Your Dog’s Nose

While the nose is the canine equivalent of a fingerprint and largely how dogs experience their world, there’s more to it. Read on for tips to care for your dog’s nose. We know what you’re thinking. Nose care? What could…

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July 4th Pet Safety

Most of us enjoy celebrating the Fourth of July, but our dogs, not so much. Learn how to keep your pup safe on the holiday and protected from noise from fireworks. Here comes the Fourth. So fun for you, not…

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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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Tips for Running with your Dog

Many dogs in good health enjoy a good run. Find tips to get started and to run with your dog safely. If you’re struggling to stick to your New Year Resolution to exercise every day, look no further than your…

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‘Tis the Season to Keep Pets Safe

Be sure to keep your pups safe from harm this holiday season with our dog holiday safety tips. The food, the decorations, the parties…the festive season comes with lots of fun, and hidden dangers for your best friend too. So…

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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 are downright dangerous for dogs. Find out which Thanksgiving foods are safe for your dog to nibble. Our dogs are part of the family, so naturally, we want…

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Choosing the Best Food for Your Dog

Are you choosing the best dog food for your dog? Be prepared with the knowledge you are providing the best possible choice for your unique dog. When it comes to choosing dog food, there’s no single food that’s best for…

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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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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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