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How to Protect a Dog's Feet in Cold Temperatures

How to Protect a Dog's Feet in Cold Temperatures. Brutal winter weather affects dogs' paws when exposed to the elements. Cold snow, ice, salt and chemicals from deicing cause ...
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How Big Do Chihuahua Yorkshire Terriers Get?

How Big Do Chihuahua Yorkshire Terriers Get?. Cross two of the smallest dog breeds together and you get a small dog. Mating a Yorkshire terrier and a Chihuahua results in ...
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Orthopedic Support Braces for Dogs

Orthopedic Support Braces for Dogs. Whether your dog is recovering from an injury or suffering from decreased mobility due to arthritis or general aging, orthopedic braces may ...
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Does My Dog Need to Wear Boots Outside?

Does My Dog Need to Wear Boots Outside?. Your pup spends a lot of time on his feet, which are made for getting him over all kinds of terrain, in all sorts of conditions. His pads ...
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Can a Canine Take Motrin?

Can a Canine Take Motrin?. If your aging dog's joints start creaking or he's sore after exercise, you want to make him feel better. While you might pop a Motrin in a similar ...
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How to Make Your Dog's Coat Glossy

How to Make Your Dog's Coat Glossy. A shiny coat is a sign of good health. If your pooch's coat leaves much to be desired, the best approach is one that combines external care -- ...
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What Does It Mean When a Dog Continuously Barks?

What Does It Mean When a Dog Continuously Barks?. Barking is your pup's natural way of communicating. Fido's bark lets you know when he's hungry, lonely, wants to go outside, ...
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What Are the Treatments for Uveitis in Dogs?

What Are the Treatments for Uveitis in Dogs?. The iris, the ciliary body and the choroid are the three components that make up the uvea of your dog’s eye. With uveitis, one ...
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The Best Washable Dog Beds

The Best Washable Dog Beds. Every dog needs a comfortable bed and every human wants one that doesn't show dog hair, looks nice and most of all, is easy to clean. There really is ...
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How to Set Up Your New Dog Kennel

How to Set Up Your New Dog Kennel. When you bring home a new puppy, a dog kennel or crate creates a safe bedroom for your pooch. Providing a crate or kennel helps to aid in ...
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How to Prevent Bacteria in Pet Fountains

How to Prevent Bacteria in Pet Fountains. When it comes to food and water dishes -- including pet water fountains -- preventing bacteria growth simply involves regular cleaning ...
 

How Often Should You Wash a Dog?

How Often Should You Wash a Dog?. Dogs and dog owners alike enjoy a good bath every once in a while, but how often should you wash your dog? Too many baths may dry out his skin ...
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Do Silky Dogs Shed?

Do Silky Dogs Shed?. Shedding is natural process for dogs. No matter the length or texture of the fur, all dogs shed to some extent, including silky breeds. Fortunately for ...
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Where Do I Put My Dog During a Thunder Storm When ...

Where Do I Put My Dog During a Thunder Storm When I'm Not Home?. Some pups are nervous and anxious by nature, which can be exacerbated by loud noises and thunderstorms. Even dogs ...
Behavior
 

Can a Laser Pointer Hurt My Dog?

Can a Laser Pointer Hurt My Dog?. Anytime we choose a toy for our dogs, it should be safe for both their mental and physical health. Laser pointers certainly grab their attention, ...
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How to Prevent Tapeworms in Dogs

How to Prevent Tapeworms in Dogs. Canine tapeworms are a parasitic infection common in dogs. Ingested fleas are the primary source for animal to dog transmission, and interaction ...
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