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New Light on Ancient Dogs

From Texas, by way of researchers at the University of Maine in the U.S., comes a story that sheds light on the oldest known domesticated dog in the Americas.  According to their research, the oldest domesticated dog in the Americas … Continue reading

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Should Your Dog Use A Harness?

Dogs have worn dog collars for hundreds, even thousands of years.  You can find paintings of dogs wearing collars on the walls of pharaoh’s tombs in Egypt.  For most dogs wearing a collar is no hardship.  They take to walking … Continue reading

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How To Prevent Resource Guarding

Mixed breeds, pedigree dogs, any dog can resort to resource guarding.  In fact, guarding prized possessions is a normal dog behavior.  Any dog can have a bone or a toy that they cherish.  It’s not unusual for dogs to guard … Continue reading

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Tips for Choosing a Good Dog Trainer

Dog owners are usually eager to meet their dogs’ needs.  They want to provide good food, a comfy place to sleep (sometimes even their own bed), great toys, treats, and to spend quality time with their dogs.  However, sometimes owners … Continue reading

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Should Your Dog Be Sleeping In Your Bed?

We have long known that contact with pets can have wonderful benefits in our lives.  There are studies that show that people with pets live longer, recover from illnesses faster, have lower blood pressure, help our hearts, and pets can … Continue reading

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To Spay or Neuter? That Is The Question

According to the Pet Food Manufacturers Association, there are about seven million dogs in the UK.  It’s estimated that around 100,000 dogs are taken in by rescues each year, and some 400 are put to sleep each week.  These are … Continue reading

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Taking Your Dog On Holiday

Many people like the idea of taking their dog on holiday but they may not realise all that’s involved when it comes to actually bringing their dog along with them.  Owners can get very stressed when they have their dogs … Continue reading

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