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Lessons We Can Learn From Our Dogs

Lessons We Can Learn From Our Dogs

Dogs are so forgiving, so eager to please.  They can be trained to behave with manners that would make anyone proud.  What if we were more like them?  Here’s an article from CBS’s Bob Schieffer, with a whimsical look at...

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How I House Trained My Golden Retriever Puppy

How I House Trained My Golden Retriever Puppy

For decades, hundreds of thousands, if not millions of people have been unexpectedly stepping in wet, cold puddles of dog urine, as a result of not understanding what it really takes to house train a puppy. It’s frustrating as hell,...

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Life Without Dogs

While we love our dogs, most of us, at some point consider how uncomplicated our lives might be if we didn’t have our four-legged companions. Here’s a humorous look at just what we might be missing! Posted by Lori Moak-Kean ...

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Military Working Dogs

Watch the latest business video at <a href=”http://video.foxbusiness.com/” mce_href=”http://video.foxbusiness.com/”>FOXBusiness.com</a> We all have family members or know someone who is serving in our U.S. military, but did you realize that there are many canines that are protecting and serving as well?

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Holiday Entertaining and Your Dog

Holiday Entertaining and Your Dog

Many of us will be entertaining during the holidays with family and friends.  And, let’s face it, not everyone loves our dogs like we do, and the fact is, many dogs are not as well-trained as we’d like them to...

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Grooming Your Dog at Home

With so many people needing to find ways to cut back on expenses these days, affording a dog groomer can be expensive.  But, it doesn’t have to be.  With some dog training and a little experience, you can get your...

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A Dog's Fear of Toys

Here’s an article from Karen Pryor’s recent blog post about dogs that have a fear of toys.  Most of us have the idea that dogs love to tear into most any toy you throw their way.  But Karen sheds light...

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Is Your Dog as Smart as a 2-Year Old?

Most dog owners think their canines are pretty smart, don’t they?  After all, they each have their own unique personalities, and through proper dog training, they can all learn, right?  That being true, here’s an interesting article about recent research...

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Dog Who's Afraid of Everything?

Karen Pryor recently wrote a blog post which I’ve linked to below where she talks about how to deal with your dog and examine yourself if your dog is afraid of everything.  She’s had many dogs in her life but...

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The Debate! Confrontational Dog Training Methods

There is so much confusing and contradictory information out there these days on training animals.  Some well known dog trainers would have you believe that you need to dominate a dog to get any lasting results.  They suggest you really...

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