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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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Are You Ready for a Dog?

Everyone knows that a dog is man’s best friend. What people don’t know is that not everyone is meant to own a dog right now. Some people have enough time, money and patience for a new canine friend, and others should … Continue reading

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The Dog Friendly Guide to SXSW

SXSW is right around the corner, and many Austinites are very excited!  For those who are passionate about Austin’s biggest music, film and interactive event, and also passionate about their four-legged BFFs, we’ve found some ways to incorporate both into … Continue reading

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Understanding Your Dog Through Training

Dogs are living in a man’s world.  We have so many expectations about how our dogs should behave and conform to our world, but how many of us take the time to understand the world they came from, how they … Continue reading

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Dogs That Lend a Helping Paw

Both the therapeutic and practical value of dogs and other animals has been pretty well established and accepted around the world.  You have probably heard of both service animals and therapy animals, but what really defines the difference between the … Continue reading

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All About Agility

Dog agility is, fundamentally, a dog handler and a dog working together to complete an obstacle course quickly and correctly.  Its popularity is growing rapidly around the world.  There are three major organizations involved in dog agility in the United … Continue reading

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A New Leash on Life – Are You Ready For A Dog?

Adding a canine companion to your life can be an exciting and enriching experience. However, adopting a dog at any stage of its life, whether it be that fuzzy little puppy you’ve had your eye on or an older dog … Continue reading

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