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Does Your Dog Really Need a Dog Bed?

Does Your Dog Really Need a Dog Bed?

Written By: Published: 12-13-06
When Rover was started to show the signs of aging, we were all concerned about his comfort. It seemed to us that he would have a hard time getting up in the morning. His legs would shake and wobble and he would ...Read More...
Your Puppies First Grooming Visit

Your Puppies First Grooming Visit

Written By: Published: 12-12-06
Your puppy's first visit to a dog groomer should be pleasant one. Here are some things you can do to make his first visit easier on everyone: ...Read More...
The Greyhound

The Greyhound

Written By: Published: 12-11-06
The Greyhound is classified as a sight hound, which means that his strongest sense is his sense of sight, these wonderful dogs’ ancestry dates back many centuries BC. In 1906, America began racing the Greyhound breed with an artificial lure (usually a rabbit) this was designed to attract ...Read More...
Choosing The Right Pet For Your Children

Choosing The Right Pet For Your Children

Written By: Published: 12-08-06
Mommy, Can I have a puppy? Please, please, I promise I will take care of it and look after it and everything all by myself"

Just what are you supposed to say to your kids when they ask you for a pet? It is definitely true that ...Read More...
Why Should I Adopt A Mutt

Why Should I Adopt A Mutt

Written By: Published: 12-07-06
Certain dog breeds will always enjoy steady popularity, the Labrador Retriever is one of the most popular. There are also trends and fads in dog breeds which are similar to clothing and music fads. Certain breeds such as Dalmatians, Chihuahuas, and Jack Russells are "in style" for a while, ...Read More...
Microchipping Your Pet

Microchipping Your Pet

Written By: Published: 12-06-06
We can't say enough good things about the wonders of technology which now allow for microchipping your pets. Recently, there was a stray cat, which as in our neighborhood for several days. Rather than have him brought to the shelter and possibly never see his family again or ...Read More...
Leash Training Your Dog

Leash Training Your Dog

Written By: Published: 12-05-06
The following are methods used by several obedience training schools in the Central Florida area. Below we have compiled a list of tips which should help in properly training your dog to walk on a leash. ...Read More...
Dogs And Cats Get Diabetes Too

Dogs And Cats Get Diabetes Too

Written By: Published: 12-04-06
Did you know that dogs and cats can suffer from diabetes mellitus just like humans? By administering a simple blood test, called fructosamine, the diabetes can be diagnosed, and under the care of your veterinarian, this disease can often be treated successfully. ...Read More...
How To Stop Your Dog From Sleeping With You In Bed

How To Stop Your Dog From Sleeping With You In Bed

Written By: Published: 12-02-06
My boyfriend has always allowed his sweet, and very well-behaved dog, who is currently three years old, to sleep not just on, but in his bed. We are now trying to teach her to sleep in ...Read More...
The Loss Of A Pet

The Loss Of A Pet

Written By: Published: 11-30-06
If you have ever owned a pet, you will eventually have to go through the loss of that pet, as we all grieve over the death of a loved one. This reaction is only natural. Our feelings toward our pets are so special that scientific experts have a term for the relationship ...Read More...