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Three Tips on How to Choose a Dog Trainer

August 13th, 2015
Posted By: | Posted in Dog behavior, Tips, Training

One of the best ways to get the unconditional love and support a person needs is by getting a dog. For the most part, dogs are some of the most loving and loyal animals in the world. Finding a way to keep a dog obedient will take a bit of time and energy, but it will be more than worth it. In order to get ...

Helpful Tips on Caring For Your MacDowall Pet

August 7th, 2015

Having a pet is a joyful experience, but it does come with a number of responsibilities. There are a number of things that can happen to an animal if they are not properly cared for. Before you get a pet, you need to take the time to evaluate the time you will have to spend with it. The last thing anyone wants is to get ...

How to Find the Right Collar and Lead for Your Dog

December 23rd, 2014
Posted By: | Posted in Lifestyle

All dogs need to be walked, but not every pooch will require the same accessories – a fact I know only too well. Having owned dogs all of my life, I’ve had canines of every shape and size through my door, from a fluffy little Tibetan Terrier to a hulking Great Dane. When it came to walking them, each of them had their own specific exercise ...

Finding Rental Accommodation When You Have Pets

December 22nd, 2014
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Jonathon Gruenke | Kalamazoo Gazette

Finding a place to rent when you have pets might seem like one of life’s many impossible tasks, but it honestly isn’t. As someone who’s accomplished it twice now, I should know. At this moment in time, I live in a lovely rental property in the middle of a major city, home to my four cats, two dogs, two guinea pigs and me. This is the ...

A boy and his puppy

November 17th, 2014
Posted By: | Posted in Personal Stories

It all began last Christmas, when two of Shyba’s older children, Jack and Zoe, met Santa Claus in New York and asked him for a puppy. After a few weeks of searching local shelters, they found a puppy that they fell in love with – Theo. We found him tucked together with his two siblings in the back yard of the Santa Cruz SPCA," mom of three ...