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Teaching your dog to love his crate

If you're new here, you may want to subscribe to my Pet Care Tips. Thanks for visiting!Every dog should be crate trained. A crate isn't a prison but rather a private and secure place for your dog. When crate trained properly your dog with think of the crate as his safe haven. Dogs will happily…
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5 Reasons to Protect your Dog’s Feet from Burns

Summer has arrived, and it's time to remind dog owners and pet sitters about the dangers of hot pavement.  Most people assume that a dog's feet are tough enough to handle hot sidewalks and streets.  While it's true that their foot pads are generally tougher than your feet and mine, they are not nearly tough…
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Adopting a Shelter Dog

So you want to adopt a dog. First you have to think about what kind of dog will work with your lifestyle. Are you looking for a jogging partner or a couch potato to hang out with? Do you want a big dog, a small dog, or something in between? How much grooming do you…
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Fiona and the Flying Frisbee

I remember when I first brought Fiona home. She was four months old and she loved playing with all of the toys that I had bought for her. She loved to chase the Tennis Ball and I wanted her to play catch with me. I wanted to do all sorts of doggie sports with her…
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Bringing Home the Fabulous Fiona

A house is not a home without a dog. So, when I moved into my own apartment I knew I needed a dog. I wanted a big female dog that would snuggle with me and be a willing jogging partner. I actually wanted to rescue a pit bull but that just wasn’t possible. It turns…
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Why Every Dog Needs a Muzzle

One tool that every dog owner should have is a properly fitted muzzle for their dog. Obviously, if you have a dog that has a problem with fear or aggression you need to use a muzzle to keep the public safe. However, even if you have the sweetest of dogs you should still have a…
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Happy Valentine’s Day!

This Valentine's Day, show your furry friends you love them. Spoil them, shower them with gifts and attention, take them out for dinner and a romp through the dog park. But no candy.  Nuff said. About Bewaggle:  Bewaggle is a brand new KIND of pet sitting company, unique in the entire nation! Bringing a new…
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