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10 Tips To Protect Your Dog’s Paws From Hot Pavement Posted June 1st, 2015 by Lady Bug

Many owners like taking their dogs on walks to enjoy the warm summer weather with them, but many of them forget about one important detail: hot pavement can and will burn a dog’s paws. It can be tempting to take…
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State Laws Require Pets To Be Restrained In Vehicles by AMY BURKERT

Yesterday USA Today published an article on the emergence of state laws requiring pets to be restrained when riding in vehicles. If you read last year’s pet travel survey by AAA and Kurgo, you might have seen this coming. The…
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Walking Fido Is Doggone Good for Your Health Host of benefits unleashed for older folks, researchers find WebMD News from HealthDay By Alan Mozes HealthDay Reporter

FRIDAY, May 6, 2016 (HealthDay News) — Walking the dog may be a health boon for older Americans, new research suggests. Dog walking helps cut back on excess weight and the overall need to visit a physician while raising overall…
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Let’s Play Softball

  Well here we are at the Junior Softball playoffs, enjoying the game under the lights. Bella is enjoying the cool night air and watching the young girls dart around the bases. TRAVEL TIP Please take notice that Bella has…
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Dog Behavior Problems Linked to Lack of Exercise

Is your dog getting enough exercise? Dog Behaviorists have shown that exercise can cure unwanted dog behavior problems in many ways. The People’s Dispensary for Sick Animals (PDSA) head of pet health and welfare Nicola Martin said: “We are undoubtedly…
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Dog Flu : The Approaching Season

Dog Flu: Keep Your Pet Safe By Stephanie Booth WebMD Pet Health Feature Reviewed by Amy Flowers, DVM You’ve heard of flu outbreaks making people sick, but they can happen to dogs, too. Our doggie friends can catch “canine influenza,”…
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Dreamsicle! Frozen Dog Treat Recipe

This recipe came from Modern Dog Magazine, summer 2016 edition, written by Serena Faber Nelson and Sarah Dickerson WHAT YOU WILL NEED 1 small cantaloupe Packed with Vitamin A and Beta carotene. the antioxidants in cantaloupe help prevent cell damage…
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How to Help Your Overweight Dog Lose Weight

Want to know a simple secret that can help your overweight dog lose weight? And live longer, too? Dog Overweight To be successful, every weight loss plan must be based upon one simple principle… Dogs that consume fewer calories than…
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DOG PROOFING YOUR HOME by Marianne Lipanovich, Houzz , Bark Magazine 4/16

Pet-proofing your home is essential housekeeping for those sharing their lives with dogs and cats. Dogs in particular are curious and can find their way into all sorts of trouble. Head off these potential hazards with this room-by-room guide. Not…
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Benefits of Pet Day Care

Admittedly, pet day care can cost a pretty penny with per day charges ranging from $8 to $35 depending on the type of provider. But when the benefits of day-care facilities for pets are considered, every dollar spent on the…
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