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Four Foods That Are Toxic for Your Dog

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When you're a dog owner, it's not unusual to have your dog begging for a bite of your food. While your dog may be able to wear down your willpower, there are plenty of reasons to avoid giving in and feeding your dog what you're eating. What's safe for human consumption may lead to dire health complications for a furry companion. 1. Garlic Garlic is a popular anti-flea supplement some dog owners give to their pet, so it may be surprising to see it listed as potentially harmful.

31 July 2020

4 Reasons German Shepherds Great Pets

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German shepherd dogs are popular across America, and although they are bred to be working dogs with excellent herding and guarding skills, their devotion, loyalty and intelligence make them a great choice of pet for a family. Here are four reasons a German shepherd is a great pet: Easy To Train German shepherds are an athletic breed and like to be kept bust and mentally stimulated. This makes them eager and willing participants when it comes to obedience and agility training.

14 July 2020

Interested In Getting A Cat? Questions You May Have About Teacup Persians

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There are lots of benefits that come from owning cats. You'll have companionship and reduce your stress levels. Cats are low-maintenance pets and have a small carbon footprint compared to other pets. One study even found that young children who grew up with a cat were less likely to develop allergies down the road. If you aren't sure which breed you'd like to get, you may want to look at teacup Persian kittens for sale.

25 June 2020

5 Things You Need To Have Before Bringing A New Puppy Home

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If you've never shared your home and life with a puppy before, you probably have lots of questions about how to prepare for the arrival of your new furry friend. You probably already know that it's important to purchase a food and water bowl and bedding, but you may be overlooking other important items that are essential for welcoming a puppy into a new home. Following, are five things that you should have in place before the big day so you're as prepared as possible for life with a puppy.

27 May 2020

White English Golden Retrievers: A Rare Beauty

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Golden retrievers have been one of the most popular dog breeds for many years. This is likely due to their friendliness, loyalty, and ability to learn quickly. Golden retrievers are also renowned for their beauty. However, few colors of these majestic animals are more beautiful or sought after than the white English golden retriever. Since this breed can be rare in parts of the country, White English Golden Retriever Puppies can be hard to acquire.

15 May 2020

Preventing And Treating Lyme Disease In Dogs

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Lyme disease is spread by deer ticks who carry a bacteria called Borrelia burgdorferi. It's introduced into the bloodstream when a tick feeds on its host, and then the bacteria begin to multiply and cause an infection. Dogs who spend a substantial amount of time outside often acquire Lyme disease — there are numerous opportunities available for ticks to latch onto them and start feeding. Thankfully, however, Lyme disease is rarely serious in dogs.

19 February 2020

Why Is Your Dog Is Not Feeling Well? 3 Possible Reasons

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Your dog always comes to you after a long day to make you smile or laugh, or just to give you a little bit of love. When he doesn't come to you and isn't acting normally, it's most likely because he isn't feeling well. If your dog isn't feeling well, he may be lethargic or hiding, or he may be throwing up or having diarrhea. Sometimes your dog may not be feeling well and the symptoms aren't quite as noticeable.

23 January 2020

Tips for Buying a Toy Breed Puppy

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Many people love toy breed dogs—they are adorable puppies, don't require as much food as large dogs, can live in small spaces, and tend to have longer than normal lifespans. Thus, it is not surprising that toy breed dogs are very popular pets and companions. If you're planning on purchasing a toy breed puppy, it is very important to take your time and select the right one. Your new toy breed puppy will be with you for many years to come, so you want to buy a dog that will be a good fit for your family.

23 January 2020

Why You Should Pay Extra For A Second Walk For Your Dog

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Choosing a dog boarding service that will includes a daily walk for your pet as part of its daily rate is important for the dog's comfort and happiness during its stay. Whether the service walks animals individually or in a group, you'll appreciate knowing that your pet is getting some exercise. Most pet boarding services have upgrade options for clients to consider, and one of these options can be a second daily walk — for a small, additional fee.

22 January 2020

Why Stay Up To Date With Dog Vaccines

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There are a lot of reasons why vaccinating your pet dog is so important. Here are some of the important reasons for making sure you have your pet vaccinated and stay on top of their vaccinations. Your dog won't get sick with serious illnesses The main reason that you are going to want to make sure your dog is properly vaccinated is to protect them against getting sick. There are a lot of different diseases and illnesses your dog can pick up easily.

21 January 2020