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Which Animals Get Along With Dogs?

There are pet owners, and then there are those of us who just can’t settle for having only a dog as a pet. Take my friend for example; she’s not happy unless she has a miniature zoo at home. After … Continue reading

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What It Means If Your Dog Is Shaking

  Understanding the reasons why your dog shakes or trembles, and what you can do about it. Turning to look and find your four legged best friend shaking can be a heart wrenching experience for most dog owners. But even … Continue reading

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Austin Pet Laws You Should Know

Part of owning a pet requires that you take on many responsibilities above and beyond the normal course of feeding, training and veterinary care. While it’s true those are basic needs and  expectations, you’ll also find that different municipalities have … Continue reading

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What to do if Your Dog Gets Quilled by a Porcupine?

It’s a sticky situation that you never want to encounter — You’ve let your canine friend out to do their business and explore, but instead they have tangled with a defensive force of nature worse than a skunk. Your inquisitive and playful pooch … Continue reading

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Do Dog’s Paws Get Cold in Winter?

The great southern state of Texas is noted for it’s warm temperatures and sunny skies. Certainly no threat of freezing cold temperatures here, right? In fact, the average winter temperatures in Austin range from 40°F to a pleasant 73°F. While considered mild, … 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 incessant licking! Those of you that ever experienced it, know oh too well the unforgettable lip smacking and slurping noises we’re referring … Continue reading

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My Dog Ate a Bee!

Warm sunshine and beautiful blossoms inspire us as we venture out with our pups in the yards and parks all over Austin and the surrounding area. Sunny days are filled with romps at the dog park and digging in the flower garden, … Continue reading

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Do Dog’s Paws Get Cold in Winter?

The great southern state of Texas is noted for it’s warm temperatures and sunny skies. Certainly no threat of freezing cold temperatures here, right? In fact, the average winter temperatures in Austin range from 40°F to a pleasant 73°F. While considered mild, … Continue reading

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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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