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Socializing Adult And Older Dogs

Wild dogs grow up in dog packs and become socialized virtually when they’re born. A dog interacts with others and learns body language and verbal cues. The pack has strong boundaries and the puppies soon understand the strong leaders of the pack or they simply get discarded. Domestic dogs start to socialize when they’re in … Read more…

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What Exactly Is A Backyard Breeder?

Members of the public seem confused when it comes to defining what a backyard breeder really is, inasmuch as to say that they regard such breeders as “bad” only if the dogs are being neglected and that many live in appalling conditions. The good news is that this isn’t always the situation. It can describe … Read more…

Tips on Choosing the Perfect Canine Companion

FRIENDS FOR LIFE: Tips on Choosing the Perfect Canine Companion

Learn how to avoid the common pitfalls in purchasing a puppy. As you read this book and get the questions answered, take notes of important information. Also, whenever you research breeder websites or ask questions of breeders via email, phone or in person, you can develop your own “manual” to help you decide which specific … Read more…

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A Guide to Puppy Socialization

Dogs have a different way of socializing than people. They heavily rely on smell, body language and certain vocalizations. They can be as young as one week old when they begin to socialize. Puppies need to be isolated from all other dogs until he has had all his vaccines. The majority of puppies that have … Read more…

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Feeding Schedules For Dogs

Most of us prefer to use a scheduling tool to help organise our crazy lives. By using a planning tool, we set a routine so all the necessary tasks are accomplished, whether big or small. While dogs have no need for a diary to help them remember to collect the washing or go to Little … Read more…

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Natural Ways To Prevent Ticks And Fleas

Now that people have realised that this planet of ours has been polluted by the chemicals contained in the daily products we use, it’s time to find other natural options to protect our pets from ticks, fleas and other pests. I’ll cover heartworm prevention another day. Today I’ll provide you with natural choices to fight … Read more…