Preventing Dental Issues in Dogs: Tips for Good Oral Health

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When it comes to our furry companions’ health, dental care is often overlooked, but it’s a critical aspect of their overall well-being. Just like in humans, dental issues in dogs can lead to pain, discomfort, and even more severe health problems. This article explores the importance of maintaining good oral health in dogs and provides … Read more

Preventing Obesity in Dogs: Tips for a Healthy Weight

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Obesity is a growing concern among dogs, just as it is for humans. An overweight dog can face a multitude of health issues, including diabetes, joint problems, and a decreased lifespan. Preventing obesity in dogs should be a top priority for every pet owner. In this article, we will explore the causes of canine obesity … Read more

Breeding, Exercising, And Handling by Florence Nagle, 1971 from Afghan Hound Times

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Florence Nagle, 1894 – 1988, was one of those remarkable dog people. She bred superb Irish Wolfhounds, judged all the hound breeds including Afghan hounds, she challenged the English Jockey Club and beat them, forcing them to allow female trainers, she challenged the English Kennel Club and forced them to allow female members. She has … Read more

Traveling with Your Pet: Dos and Don’ts

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Traveling with your beloved pet can be a wonderful experience for both you and your furry companion. Whether you’re embarking on a road trip, taking a flight, or simply heading to the local park, careful planning and adherence to some essential dos and don’ts can make the journey safe, comfortable, and enjoyable for all. In … Read more

Coping with Pet Allergies: Solutions and Strategies

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Pet allergies are a common and often frustrating issue for animal lovers. While many people find immense joy and comfort in sharing their lives with furry friends, the allergies they cause can sometimes pose a significant challenge. The good news is that with the right strategies and a bit of planning, you can still enjoy … Read more

The All-Important Forehand

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Looking at countless photographs of dogs featured on Facebook, and seeing the resulting comments and “Likes”, I constantly wonder how well the importance of the forehand is understood. All too frequently dogs are pictured displaying horribly upright shoulders with the accompanying short upper arm in such a way that the forelegs seem almost to be … Read more

Coping with the Loss of a Beloved Pet: Grief and Healing

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The loss of a beloved pet can be an incredibly painful and emotionally challenging experience. For many, pets are not just animals but cherished family members, offering unconditional love and companionship. When that bond is broken due to the passing of a pet, grief can be profound. Coping with the loss of a beloved pet … Read more