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Summer Heat Safety For Your Dog

The favorite time of the year for Austin dog owners has arrived in true Spring fashion! Rare seasonal breezes fill the lackadaisical warm days with ear flapping car rides, catching frisbees at the park and neighborhood walks. With average high … Continue reading

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Which Animals Get Along With Dogs?

Some of us animal lovers just can’t settle for having only a dog as a pet. After all, our one dog might find themselves lonely or bored, right? Or at least that’s what we tell ourselves or our spouses. But … Continue reading

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Are Bones Bad For Dogs?

Fried chicken and backyard barbecues frequently lead to ‘Buddy’ parked at your feet – intently staring at your plate with a dangling string of drool. You diligently attempt to ignore that pitiful face but as per norm, you cave in. … Continue reading

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5 Must Have Books For Dog Lovers

The only thing that rivals a renewing smile evoked from your dog upon coming home is the relaxing act of curling up with your favorite dog lover’s book and your devoted pup at your feet. Not much of a reader … Continue reading

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Do Dogs Get Bored in Their Crate or Kennel?

Dog ownership can be challenging not just for us, but also for our dogs. Crating or kenneling your pooch sends every dog owner’s mind reeling into worry overdrive with thoughts like, “Do dogs get bored in their crate or kennel?” The … Continue reading

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Why Do Dogs Faces Turn White Over Time?

Time changes everything, even for our dogs. From living arrangements and relationships to emotional stress and fatigue: how much of these affect how our dogs gray and why does the face of a healthy, young and vibrant dog turn white within … Continue reading

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Unsocialized Dogs & Daycare: Do’s and Don’ts

Do you have a timid dog or one who doesn’t seem to like other dogs, but you want to use a daycare service? This a common question we hear that deserves a responsible and fair answer; however, it is not … Continue reading

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Is Agility Training Good For Dogs?

Three years ago, Faith wanted to give that special dog a place to call home. As a big supporter of rescuing shelter pets, she chose to adopt Zach – a Lab/Terrier mix – from the nearby Humane Society. Zach had … Continue reading

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My Dog Won’t Eat, What Should I Do?

For most dog lovers, we revere our dogs as our four-legged children. So it’s only natural to become alarmed when they turn their nose up at a meal leaving us to wonder to ourselves, ‘why my dog won’t eat.’ Just … Continue reading

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Why Dogs Howl

Many dog owners have heard their tail-wagging pooch howl a time or two. For owners of hounds and beagles, as well as Siberian Huskies and Alaskan Malamutes, it does tend to be a more common occurrence. However, for those of … Continue reading

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