Accepting the rewarding role of pet guardian brings with it many responsibilities. "Most people don't realize how life can change when your dog becomes ill," said Nikki Moustaki, dog trainer and pet expert. Stay on top of your pup's health and address medical issues as they arise.
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Wendy Rose Gould is a professional journalist who has contributed to "Glamour" magazine and the Huffington Post, among other publications. After internships at the "Indianapolis Business Journal," "Kiwanis International" and "NUVO Newsweekly," she earned BA degrees in journalism and philosophy from Franklin College in 2008. Gould specializes in lifestyle topics.