Should I Neuter My Male Dog? Cost, Pros and Cons

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So, Bobby, your puppy, is growing up healthy and strong. Great, congratulations! Bobby, however, seems to have developed an ‘itch’ that he scratches by humping your leg, his pillow, the cat, or anything else he can scratch his ‘itch’ on. Besides that, Bobby is lifting his leg all over the place! Please do not be upset. Bobby is not a...

Top 14 Organic Dog Treats

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Are you trying to find the best organic dog treats for your pet? What we feed our dogs is important, just as what we feed ourselves and our families. We have put together a list of the top 14 organic dog treats you can purchase, each based on customer reviews, ingredients, quality, and price. All of the treats listed below have a...

How Much Does it Cost to Groom a Dog

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A dog is more than your protector, no matter how large or small he is. Strangely, people tend to think of canine protectors as large, ferocious beasts that will gobble up anything that threatens them. Well, it is true, to a certain extent. Many breeds are trained watchdogs. The fact, however, is, most dogs just want to be your best...

Do Female Dogs Have Period Cycles

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People wonder if female dogs have periods like women do. The answer is that it is similar. Unlike women, dogs do not have a monthly cycle. The cycle of the dog differs also when it comes to the size of the dog. Female dog heat cycles A female dog will begin the cycles of heat varies by the breed of dog. Generally,...

How To Cut Dog Overgrown Nails

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Overgrown toenails! Have you ever taken a look at people’s toes and noticed long, ragged, overgrown toenails? Somehow it is just not…right! Besides the aesthetics, long nails tear and hurt like anything! The same applies to our best four-legged buddies, unfortunately. Dogs with long, overgrown nails end up with serious problems. The same applies to our best four-legged buddies, unfortunately....

My Dog is Pregnant: The Dog Pregnancy Complete Guide

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If your dog is female and not spayed, you stand a very good chance of becoming a grandparent to a litter of puppies! While we as humans quickly know when something is amiss, our pets cannot tell us when they are ill, when something is wrong, or that they are pregnant. There are a few things you can watch...

What is Holistic Dog Food?

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We want to feed our dog a well-balanced nutritious meal. How do we do that? There are plenty of good foods on the market. But do you know exactly what holistic dog food is? Is there a standard when it comes to dog food and it being all natural or holistic? Defining holistic dog food When it comes to dog food and the...

4 Most Common Yorkshire Terrier Health Problems

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For those who prefer smaller dogs, the Yorkshire Terrier (or Yorkie) is a popular choice. Often seen on the laps or in the purses of the well-to-do, it may be surprising to find that the Yorkshire Terrier has working class roots. Though they may seem like “yippy” spoiled brats, Yorkies used to be less than pampered; in fact, their main...

When Do Puppies Open Their Eyes

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Women are pregnant 9 months but dogs are pregnant for just 9 weeks. Like women, dogs can suffer morning sickness but it only last 2 or 3 days. Your dog will also be tired and have hormonal fluctuations. If you think your pup may be pregnant you can find signs to look for in dog pregnancy gestation 101 Once the pups are born...

Top 7 American Made Dog Treats

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We don’t know about you, but we treat our dog as if he is a member of the family; well to be totally honest he is like another child. We all want to do what is best for our best friends, right? When it comes to dog treats, it is important to us to feed him the best diet possible....