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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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Why Does My Dog Do That?

Sometimes watching your dog is like remembering what your sibling was like when your parents weren’t around. They did the weirdest things for no apparent reason. Watching them, you found yourself acting like the family dog – doing that mysterious … Continue reading

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Curbing Chewing Habits: Why Dogs Chew Up The House

The endless tales we could all tell about the shoes half eaten, the couch that seemingly exploded in the dog’s mouth and the socks the dryer never had a chance to eat. Is there anything in the house the dog … Continue reading

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How to Prevent Dog Sunburns

Sunny days are a powerhouse of fun in the sun for everyone ranging from water sports and fishing to frisbee tossing with our canine friends. It’s easy to lose track of time and before you know it, you’re looking like a human lobster. … Continue reading

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