Taking A Break (‘Cause We Need a Little Sunshine)

It’s vacation day! We’re Arizona bound, and boy am I ready for a holiday. While I admittedly miss those pre-kid days of nonstop travel and regular opportunities to explore the world, I can honestly say that I appreciate the handful … Continue reading

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Too Much Dog Poop Might Cause the Shutdown of a Park in Maine

Do you want a good reason to bag your dog’s poop when you take them on a walk? Here’s one: too much poop lying around could spread disease and the community could wind up losing a very nice space for … Continue reading

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A Fun Evening For a Good Cause at #FueltheLove

If there’s anything more fun than hosting a Twitter party, it’s hosting a Twitter party for a great cause! On Sunday night, we co-hosted the #FueltheLove Twitter party for Zuke’s… [[ This is a summary only. Click the title for … Continue reading

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Reactions to Food, Medications, or Flea Control Can Cause Many Medical Problems

      Many times veterinarians assume a case of diarrhea, an itchy ear or two, a hot spot, or a rash and hives is due to some infectious agent. I used to feel that way too. These days I … Continue reading

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FYI prongs used properly do not cause pain. I spe…

FYI prongs used properly do not cause pain. I spent half a dozen training sessions with a professional treat and rewarding before ever putting the prong on my dogs. I tested the prong collar on my arm and my neck … Continue reading

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NSAIDs for Pain Relief Can Cause Problems if Used Together or in Sensitive Animals

We are all interested in reducing pain and inflammation in our pets when it is necessary. Pharmaceutical companies have come up with a variety of medications that help do just that. The downside is that there are a few harmful … Continue reading

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World’s most expensive dog wedding—a fun affair for a good cause

I’m not big on dog weddings. Having dogs in human weddings when they are part of the family is charming, but dogs getting married just seems weird. However Thursday’s wedding seems the be-all and-end all of dog weddings since it … Continue reading

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