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10 08, 2017

Safety While Walking Your Dog in the Hot Summer Months

By | 2017-08-10T20:32:19+00:00 August 10, 2017|Categories: , , , |Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Dogs need to be exercised every day, even when it’s hot or dark outside. Follow these tips to make sure that you and your pooch are making the best choices to stay safe while out walking.   Stay Hydrated Walking is an important part of keeping your dog healthy, but it is counterproductive if it [...]

20 06, 2017

Summer Exercising With Your Dog

By | 2017-06-20T13:38:34+00:00 June 20, 2017|Categories: , |Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Exercising and staying healthy are at the top of most people’s list. Working out and releasing negative toxins can help you stay on the path of a better future for yourself. When working out, the best motivation to have besides upbeat music is a friend or a workout partner that can help you reach that [...]

7 07, 2016

Just Say No to Puppy Mills in NJ

By | 2016-07-07T17:04:59+00:00 July 7, 2016|Categories: , |Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Way to go New Jersey! The state has recently passed a new law that requires pet stores to only sell rescue animals. Animal Rights activists has complained for years about where pet stores source their animals, because when pet stores choose to purchase their dogs, they often contribute to the inhumane business of puppy mills. [...]

12 06, 2016

Gearing Up for Controversy- Annual Yulin Festival Begins Next Week

By | 2016-11-30T01:36:22+00:00 June 12, 2016|Categories: , , |Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

A ten day summer solstice celebration begins next week in Yulin, Guangxi, China. Commonly referred to as the Yulin Dog Meat Festival, the annual celebration is marked by the consumption of lychee fruits and dog meat. An estimated 15,000 dogs are consumed over the ten day period, and festival activities include parading caged dogs through [...]

20 05, 2016

Animal Fostering

By | 2016-05-20T12:10:40+00:00 May 20, 2016|Categories: , , , |Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

One of the things not all pet owners know about is animal fostering. Animal fostering is taking in a pet for a temporary time period, for a variety of reasons until it is placed in a forever home. Animal fostering may be an option for you if you are an especially loving and caring pet [...]

17 05, 2016

Pet Seizures- What You Need to Know

By | 2016-05-17T18:05:51+00:00 May 17, 2016|Categories: , , |Tags: , , , |0 Comments

One of the scariest things to see is if your pet is injured or hurting and you don't know what to do. It's even worse if you are not entirely sure what is even happening. One of the common things often seen in dogs is seizures. This can be especially terrifying if you have never [...]

12 05, 2016

Dogs Really Do Bite Mail Carriers!

By | 2016-11-29T03:44:54+00:00 May 12, 2016|Categories: , |Tags: , , |0 Comments

Dogs really do bite mail carriers — a lot of them. According to the U.S. Postal Service, which on Wednesday released its annual report on the topic, 6,549 postal workers were attacked by dogs in 2015, an increase of 14 percent from the year before. The letter carriers of Houston, who already must contend with humidity and a [...]

6 05, 2016

Quick Look- Why Do Dogs Chase Their Tails?

By | 2016-05-06T08:00:59+00:00 May 6, 2016|Categories: , , |Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Why do dogs chase their tail? Really, it could be for a number of reasons. Some funny, some, not so much. First off, if the tail chasing is not a common behavior for your dog, it may indicate a presence of fleas or worms. They may be trying to catch the tail in order to [...]

24 04, 2016

Training a New Puppy?- Start Here!

By | 2016-04-24T10:48:35+00:00 April 24, 2016|Categories: , , |Tags: , , , |1 Comment

To Start Off When you are starting to train your doggy, you must not get disheartened if it does not learn well. Generally, dogs do not become obedient in a day or two of training sessions. You need to be very patient when you are training your pet. You must also know that some pooches [...]

20 04, 2016

What to Know About Parvo

By | 2016-04-20T18:35:33+00:00 April 20, 2016|Categories: , , |Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Canine Parvo-Virus is an extremely contagious viral disease that can affect all dogs. However, the most at risk are un-vaccinated dogs, as well as puppies that are below 6 months old. This virus usually manifests itself in two forms – intestinal form and cardiac form. The intestinal form attacks the gastrointestinal tracts of dogs, affecting [...]