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Tips For Transitioning Rescue Dogs During COVID-19

June 2, 2020

While there are few upsides to the pandemic, one potentially bright spot for many animal shelters and rescues was the outpouring of support from the community. In many cities and towns across the USA, people responded to calls for help from the shelters and facilities to find forever homes for their dogs in the event…

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Thanksgiving Tips For Dogs

November 6, 2019

How To Keep Thanksgiving Fun and Safe For Your Dog Dogs are a very important part of many families, so it only makes sense to want to include them in the holiday festivities. For some families, particularly when everyone is traveling home, this sometimes creates a challenge as several families bring their four-legged family members…

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Treat Your Dog to Fall Themed Treats

October 2, 2019

If you are a dog lover, you always want to involve your dog in the special things that surround each holiday season. With Halloween and Thanksgiving just around the corner, one of the big seasonal flavors is pumpkin and pumpkin spice.    While you may be anxiously awaiting the arrival of the pumpkin spiced latte…

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Understanding The Truth About Pitbulls

September 30, 2019

It seems that there are two different groups of people when it comes to breeds of dogs often lumped together as Pitbulls. Since October is National Pitbull Awareness month, it is helpful to take an objective look at this misunderstood breed and how myths about these dogs continue to cause confusion, concern, and consternation in…

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The Top Dog Parks In The Rockville, Maryland Area

September 3, 2019

The Top Dog Parks In The Rockville, Maryland Area Finding places to enjoy time with your dog in the Rockville, Maryland area is not difficult, and there are several dog parks and off-leash areas within a very short drive of the city. Different parks may be more basic or more user-friendly, offering everything from water…

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Dog-Friendly Events In Rockville, Maryland And Surrounding Areas

August 19, 2019

There are several very well maintained dog parks in and around the Rockville area, but there are other events to take in as well. For dog owners, finding dog-friendly things to do over the year is a perfect way to build in socialization for the dog as well as keeping him or her interested and…

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The Risks Of Letting Your Dog Drink From A Puddle

May 27, 2019

Puddles, ditches, and low lying areas are always attractive to dogs. They seem to love to run through the mud, to roll around in the cool dirt and even to drink the water. However, letting dogs drink from stagnant water in these types of low lying areas can have mild to much more serious health…

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Leadership in Dog Training

April 2, 2019

Most dog owners have heard a dog trainer, a friend that owns a dog, or even their vet talk about ensuring they are the pack leader in the eyes of their pet. This is sometimes called being the “alpha,” and it simply means being the person your dog sees as being in charge. Leadership is…

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