Should I Spay My Female Dog? Cost, Pros and Cons

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Having a dog spayed is a responsible way of keeping the canine population in check. Every year, thousands of dogs land up in shelters and euthanized because nobody wants them. Making sure your girl does not add to this unwanted population is a responsible thing to do. Besides curbing population growth, spaying also prevents a number of possible health issues...

How To Get Rid of Fleas on Dogs

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If you have a dog, you have probably, at some time, had a flea problem. Of course, some people are lucky and take all the necessary precautions, but that is not to say your dog (or your home) will never be invaded by these pesky little bloodsuckers! Fortunately, fleas need not have a lasting effect on your dog, and your,...

Top 10 Tips to Keep your Puppy Safe During the Halloween

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Halloween is the time of year to dress up as your favorite ghoul, Disney princess, vampire, or anything or anyone that your heart desires before going trick or treating! Very often, children take their (dressed up) dogs along too! Unfortunately, this is not always the best way to go, as many dogs get lost or injured during the big ruckus...

How to Brush Your Dog’s Teeth

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Do you wonder about brushing your dog’s teeth? What type of products do you use? What age should the dog be to brush his teeth? How often should you brush the dog’s teeth? Let's take it from where it all starts! When should you start brushing your dog’s teeth? You can start when the dog is a pup but you can also get an older...

How to Take Care of a Newborn Puppy

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If not spayed, the chances are good that at some time or the other you are going to play grandma or grandpa to a litter of puppies. As a new grandparent of puppies, there are a number of things you can do to help your dog take care of her litter and get the puppies off to a great...

Where to Get Puppy Shots

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The chances are good that, if reading this, you are either contemplating getting a puppy, or you already have one. Of course, the question arises about dog or puppy shots. Does your dog need them? Does he not? How often does your puppy or adult dog need shots, and what are they for? We look at addressing these questions. A...

The 12 Best Dog Grooming Brushes

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Most pet owners want to provide their dog with the best diet, the best bed, the best place to play, and the best grooming accessories available. We have gathered for you the best 12 grooming brushes for dog owners! These are to make grooming easier both on the dog and the owner. All are 5-star products at affordable prices. Brushes for during bathing These...

What To Do When Bitten By a Dog – A Bite Guide

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Have you ever heard someone mention how their sweet, loving, adorable little Chihuahua attacked the mailman, biting at his heels? It was most probably told in a joking manner, because the idea of such a tiny little dog ever seriously causing anyone any damage is laughable, isn’t it? Actually, no! It is not a laughing matter at all. The fact of...

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...

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...