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Why does my dog rub his face after eating? And Other Strange Behaviors

Have you ever found yourself asking the question: why does my dog do that? This is a question that all dog owners ask themselves from time to time. Take my friend’s dog Zach, for example. Zach will be treated to a can of top-notch … Continue reading

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Preparing Your Children for a New Dog

Bringing a new puppy home is by far the most exciting experience for anyone – especially for a child. Remember the joy and happiness that you felt when you brought your first dog home as a kid? It’s time to bring that … Continue reading

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How to Adopt the Perfect Pooch

How to Adopt the Perfect Pooch Are you entertaining the idea of adopting a dog to love unconditionally? As they say, there’s no time like the present! The perfect pup awaits at your local ASPCA, Humane Society or private adoption … Continue reading

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What Does Your Dog Do All Day?

  What Does Your Dog Do Every Day?  You gather your keys to head out the door, and you stop to give your pooch a little bit of extra love before you go  – and  you get the distinct impression that Fido is … Continue reading

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Mental Health Assistance: A Growing Area for Service Dogs

In our last blog post, we discussed therapy and service animals. Most people are familiar with service animals like guide dogs or mobility assistance dogs, but lately more people than ever before are becoming aware of dogs that help people with … 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 … Continue reading

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Paw Protection: Dog Booties for Winter

Austin is primarily warm nine months out of the year. We are free from the typical winter hazards like the snow and brutal cold native to northern states. But does that mean we should not concern ourselves with protecting our … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Dinner for Your Dog

Most dog owners will be quick to tell you our fur babies are part of the family. So naturally, we want to include them in the holiday festivities. Piling up a special plate of Thanksgiving dinner for your dog with … Continue reading

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What is the Best Age to Start Training My Dog?

Pet owners often wonder when they should begin training their new dog or puppy. Are they too young to understand, or are they too old to learn something new? The answer might surprise you. Basic Commands You can start basic obedience training with … Continue reading

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What to Consider When Adopting a Dog

Deciding to adopt a dog can be one of the most rewarding experiences of your life – and theirs, too! Pairing up the perfect canine friend can provide endless unconditional love, fun, adventure and laughter no matter your age. While … Continue reading

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