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10 Differences Between Cats and Dogs

10 Differences Between Cats and Dogs | Gentle Dog Training and Care | Scoop.it
Because dogs and cats are the two most common companion animals, there's a tendency among humans to think they are more similar than they really are.
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Outbreak of contagious dog virus hits Red Cliff area

Outbreak of contagious dog virus hits Red Cliff area | Gentle Dog Training and Care | Scoop.it
At least three suspected cases of canine parvovirus have been reported among dogs kept as pets on the Red Cliff Indian Reservation.
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Dogs and cats can usually deal with the heat, but their owners must be careful

Dogs and cats can usually deal with the heat, but their owners must be careful | Gentle Dog Training and Care | Scoop.it
Dogs and cats have mechanisms for beating the heat, but pets can be stressed if owners aren’t careful.
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Paging Dr. Dog to Diagnose Disease

Paging Dr. Dog to Diagnose Disease | Gentle Dog Training and Care | Scoop.it
How dogs are being trained to detect and diagnose things like cancer, diabetes and seizures.
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Community rallies to save Lake County puppy - Chicago Daily Herald

Community rallies to save Lake County puppy - Chicago Daily Herald | Gentle Dog Training and Care | Scoop.it

When Mona was 9 weeks old, the owner of the Siberian husky puppy had a decision to make: euthanize the sick dog or find her a home that could afford to pay ...

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Even Water Dogs Should Wear A Life Jacket - Patch.com

Even Water Dogs Should Wear A Life Jacket - Patch.com | Gentle Dog Training and Care | Scoop.it
Even Water Dogs Should Wear A Life JacketPatch.comEven strong water dogs, however, can tire if they are dumped into the drink and remain there unduly long. By Ed Ricciuti Bear, the brown dog with the orange life jacket, is 7 months old.
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Seeking a way to monitor son's diabetes, family goes to the dogs ...

Seeking a way to monitor son's diabetes, family goes to the dogs ... | Gentle Dog Training and Care | Scoop.it
Many parents debate over whether they should buy their child a pet. For the Sgandurra family in Monroe, the debate was relatively short. They decided they had to get their 2-year-old son Aidan a dog. His life might depend on ...
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How Dogs See the World: The Evolutionary Story of Color Vision

How Dogs See the World: The Evolutionary Story of Color Vision | Gentle Dog Training and Care | Scoop.it
Color vision evolved more than a billion years ago so bacteria could tell time. But new color sensing abilities were lost and then gained again in our evolutionary lineage.
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Hints From Heloise: Deterring a dog bite

Heloise’s list of ways to prevent dog bites begins with “never tease or threaten a dog.”...
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Half of All Dog Bite Victims are Children. Houston 3rd in Postal Service Attacks

Collaboration Promotes National Dog Bite Prevention Week, May 19-25...
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Therapy dogs — and 1 cat — bring smiles and hugs

Therapy dogs — and 1 cat — bring smiles and hugs | Gentle Dog Training and Care | Scoop.it
Ayla, a 9-year-old black Labrador, sat still as she was petted by residents of Parkway Health & Rehab Center in Stuart — no licking, no jumping on laps, no barking.
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Dogs work hard to comfort Boston-area college students facing stress

Kramer, his light hazel eyes filled with unconditional love and contentment, is one of many certified therapy dogs in Dog B.O.N.E.S.
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Ways To Prevent Your Dog From Getting Cancer: It Could Be Their Food

Ways To Prevent Your Dog From Getting Cancer: It Could Be Their Food | Gentle Dog Training and Care | Scoop.it
Only accidents kill more dogs than cancer...
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Fighting Breed-Related Diseases « Tales from the Pet Clinic

Fighting Breed-Related Diseases « Tales from the Pet Clinic | Gentle Dog Training and Care | Scoop.it

By Ann Hohenhaus, DVM The refinement of purebred dogs over the past four or five centuries has created interesting versions of Canis familiaris, such as dogs with dreadlocks, wrinkles, extra toes, a double coat, or an innate ability to herd sheep.

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The Power of Pets at Home

The Power of Pets at Home | Gentle Dog Training and Care | Scoop.it
The power of pets at home: A new study gives yet another reason to say yes to family dogs and cats.
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Canine bedwetting is usually a lack of urinary control - TelegraphNeighbors.com

Canine bedwetting is usually a lack of urinary control - TelegraphNeighbors.com | Gentle Dog Training and Care | Scoop.it
TelegraphNeighbors.com - the new home of community news in Southern New Hampshire and brought to you by the Telegraph.
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The Origin of Dogs | Dog's Diary

The Origin of Dogs | Dog's Diary | Gentle Dog Training and Care | Scoop.it
Where is the dog came from? Why it looks like a wolf? Do they have the same origin? What is the oldest dog? May be this article could answer these question. Dogs are carnivorous mammals that have been domesticated ...
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Canine Comfort: Do Dogs Know When You're Sad?

Canine Comfort: Do Dogs Know When You're Sad? | Gentle Dog Training and Care | Scoop.it
Dogs behave as if they might understand human emotions, study suggests.
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More claims against South Florida based puppy broker - WPTV

More claims against South Florida based puppy broker - WPTV | Gentle Dog Training and Care | Scoop.it
WPTVMore claims against South Florida based puppy brokerWPTVAt the heart of the lawsuit are claims the Fort Lauderdale based dog broker is misleading customers by selling sick puppies from substandard breeders.
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Dog Skin Irritation Problems Symptoms and Treatment

Dog skin irritation can be caused by multiple problems including skin allergy, infection and parasites. This guide provides information on the symptoms and treatment options for canine skin irritation that can help your dog now.
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Dog bites drive up insurance payouts; premiums could be next

Dog bites drive up insurance payouts; premiums could be next | Gentle Dog Training and Care | Scoop.it
Dog bites accounted for more than a third of homeowners insurance liability claims paid in 2011, costing nearly $479 million in the U.S.
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How To Train A Puppy To Lie Down

How To Train A Puppy To Lie Down | Gentle Dog Training and Care | Scoop.it
How to train a puppy to lie down is easy if you know the simple steps. Check out our free basic dog training tips for your puppy's well-being and yours!
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Pet not spayed or neutered can have serious health issues

Pet not spayed or neutered can have serious health issues | Gentle Dog Training and Care | Scoop.it
As pet owners, we see the commercials that tell us to spay or neuter our pets to control the stray animal population.

Via Dr. Shelby Neely
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Leading insurer pays $109M for dog bite claims - The Denver Post

LOS ANGELES—Dog bites man does not get a lot of attention in the news, but it costs insurance companies hundreds of millions in claims every year.
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Co-op City docked $85,000 for not allowing residents to keep emotional-support dogs in their apartments 

Co-op City docked $85,000 for not allowing residents to keep emotional-support dogs in their apartments  | Gentle Dog Training and Care | Scoop.it
Federal housing regulators are giving Co-op City a ruff time for not allowing residents to keep emotional support dogs.
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8 Amazing Cats And Dogs Who've Adopted Babies From Another Species

8 Amazing Cats And Dogs Who've Adopted Babies From Another Species | Gentle Dog Training and Care | Scoop.it
Mother's Day is all about celebrating the greatness of maternal love. But because there are enough paeans to human moms and their incredible acts of kindness and sacrifice, this year, we're celebrating moms from the animal kingdom.

Via Dr. Shelby Neely
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