Dog Training – It's All About the Relationship

Your dog’s behavior doesn’t exist in a vacuum. Perhaps you’ve heard the phrase (or seen it written here): “The dog is always right”? The reason is that dogs are simply responding to what is happening in their environment. And, specifically, … Continue reading

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Derek…. The media has never been great about int…

Derek…. The media has never been great about interpreting stats, which need to be followed for several years before they serve any value. Would love for the Chron to explain the big post-2005 jump in bite stats. This breakdown came … Continue reading

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False Confidence about Microchipping a Pet – Some Scary Truths

In an article last month in The New York Times, the columnist pointed out that by law city shelters and pet stores are required to microchip animals before selling them or releasing them for adoption. The author mentioned that the … Continue reading

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Talk about being in the wrong place at the wrong time

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Halloween Safety For Cats & Dogs: Don’t Worry About the Chocolate

I’m so sick of being reminded not to let my dogs eat chocolate on Halloween! Aren’t you? Don’t we all know this by now? Haven’t we all been told so many times that chocolate is dangerous for dogs that we … Continue reading

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Is Anybody Sick of Hearing about Dogs?

I plead the fifth! Until next time, Good day, and good dog! Related PostsUnconditional LoveDogs in Hot CarsDog People vs. People PeopleHaving a Bad Day?Dog People vs. Cat PeopleDog-related Goods from The Wireless Catalog Doggies.com Dog Blog

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Worried About a Positive Test for Lyme Disease?

Hang on! Wait! Just because your dog tests positive for Lyme disease in the vet’s office does NOT mean you need to treat with antibiotics! My sister and two friends of mine recently took their dogs to their vets for … Continue reading

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you'll hear about a raid or bust then want to …

you'll hear about a raid or bust then want to find out more but all you get is a paragraph or so…recently there was a bust and the aspca handled it but all they posted was a paragraph and no … Continue reading

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Does anyone know anything about Pet Playgrounds Fe…

Does anyone know anything about Pet Playgrounds Fence system? I am considering this type. BAD RAP Blog

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I'm so sorry to hear about Sally. It is never …

I'm so sorry to hear about Sally. It is never easy to lose a loyal, sweet friend. Dogs, and pitbulls in particular, make the best companion animals. BAD RAP Blog

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