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Why Does My Dog Try To Run Out the Door?

When I sat down to write this article, I couldn’t help but think of my friend Faith and her dog Zach – a Chocolate Lab/Terrier mix she had rescued from the local Humane Society. Zach had been abandoned and suspected to … Continue reading

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Top 5 Dog Toys That Are Good For Teeth

Our dogs love it when we head out for our weekly trip to the local pet store. They know it ultimately ends in their choice pick of a new toy or two. But these days with so many types of … Continue reading

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How Much Do We Affect Our Dog’s Personality?

Have you ever looked at a photo of you and your dog together, then get a freaky thought that you kind of look alike? You’re not alone! It’s not all that that bad – provided your dog is not a hairless Chinese Crested. … Continue reading

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Paw Gnawing: Why Dogs Chew on Their Feet

It can produce the most annoying sounds that grind on your nerves like a dripping faucet. That never ending paw gnawing and licking! In the middle of dinner, in the dead of the night, when guest are over or when … Continue reading

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Dogs on Asphalt – Avoid Burns and Blisters

Everybody loves the lazy days of summer and enjoying the fun activities that go along with it. And our dogs are no different! All it takes is grabbing the leash or uttering of the words, ‘out or ride’ and it’s game on! Walks in the … Continue reading

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My Dog Ate a Bee! Now What?

August 19th is Honeybee Awareness Day and summer is in full swing! Warm sunshine and beautiful blossoms inspire us as we venture out with our pups in the yards and parks all over Austin. These sunny days are filled with … Continue reading

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Common Health Problems in Large Dog Breeds

We all want our canine best friend to live happy, healthy lives forever. But the truth is, the large/giant breed dogs are more prone to health issues – giving them a shorter lifespan. To shed some light on this, we … Continue reading

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Why Does My Dog Like to Steal Things From Me?

The antics that go on in the home of a dog owner is nothing short of crazy – as those thieving dogs of ours can turn an otherwise ‘normal’ day into a three ring circus. These well trained dogs steal shoes, clothing, water bottles, … Continue reading

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Top 4 Dog-Friendly Swimming Holes in Texas

Swimming holes are a dog’s best friend in the summer months; an excellent socializing tool and sweet relief from the heat with splashing fun in the cool water. But not all swimming holes are created equal or necessarily dog-friendly. At Bed and Biscuit, we have made … Continue reading

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How To Plan A Picnic With Your Dog

July is National Picnic Month, and there is no better time to include your beloved pooch in the day’s activities. A picnic is a refreshing break from the daily chaos for both you and your dog. Just as we do, our … Continue reading

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