Recent Blog Posts

  • Tips for Keeping Your Cat Relaxed

    June 1, 2012
    If your cat is particularly ornery or you are bringing home a new kitten, here are a few tips for a stress free environment. First, there are plenty of ways to tell if your cat is stressed. A cat will puff out the fur on its tail when it is upset.
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  • Five Ways To Stop A Dog From Digging Holes

    June 1, 2012
    The iconic image many people think of when they think of dogs digging holes is the dog proudly putting a bone in it and covering it back up. In reality, this can leave you with a lot of holes in the ground.
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  • Basic Tips For Buying A Dog Door

    May 1, 2012
    If you find that you can’t meet your dog’s every whim for going outside, you might find that a dog door could be your best option. Your dog will have the independence to come and go as he pleases into your backyard.
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  • Dog Tricks: Four Steps For Teaching Your Dog To Fetch

    April 1, 2012
    Armed with just a few tennis balls, you can train your dog to fetch - an activity that’s fun for a day in the park or in your backyard. Here are some steps to teach your dog:1) Get your dog interestedGet your dog interested in the ball by teasing him a little bit with it.
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  • How To Tell When Your Dog Is Dehydrated

    March 1, 2012
    There are several different reasons dogs lose water from their body. A few ways this can happen is through panting, urinating, and evaporation through the feet and other body surfaces. Obviously, dogs replenish their fluids by drinking water or other liquids, and also by eating moist foods.
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  • Why Should I Take My Dog To A Training Class?

    February 1, 2012
    As a member of our family, we expect our dogs to be playful at times and docile at times, but always on their best behavior for guests. It is important to give your furry friend the chance to establish those behavior skills that will be a benefit for a lifetime. Why Training Classes?
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  • Tips for Training Your Dog to Come to You

    February 1, 2012
    When you get a new dog, one of the first things you may want to teach him is to come back to you. Hollering "sit! " as he runs in the other direction won’t do much good. Trying to chase him might be great for exercise, but not for your nerves.
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  • Choosing The Right Type Of Dog For Your Home

    December 1, 2011
    So you’ve made the decision to bring a four footed friend into your home. Before you choose which breed, it is important to know that certain breeds have different needs and personalities. Do you have a yard and house with adequate space that a large, active dog will require?
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  • Getting A Cat If You Have Allergies

    December 1, 2011
    If you know you have an allergy to cats, owning one can sometimes be a hard thing. If you just have to have a feline around, here are a few things that you should consider in case you want to try according to Franny Syufy of About.
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  • Different Types Of Dog Beds

    October 1, 2011
    You’re not the only one that deserves a nice, soft place to sleep. Here are some different styles of dog beds to get your pooch off the hardwood floor and sleeping comfortably:StandardStandard dog beds are probably the one that you are the most familiar with.
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