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Dangerous Foods for Dogs

Dangerous Foods for Dogs | Natural Pet Care | Scoop.it
Many people are unaware that some of the foods that we eat on regular basis can be deadly to your dog. It’s tough to look at that pleading, furry face and resist giving our best friend some of the yummies we are eating, but, that is exactly what we need to do in order to protect him. Here... http://pawsitivetailsrescue.org/dangerous-foods-for-dogs/
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The Last Goodbye

The Last Goodbye | Natural Pet Care | Scoop.it
As pet lovers we are fortunate to share our lives with our animals. Whether they are with us for months or, in some cases, many years, they can touch our lives very deeply and become like family to us. Yet, the sad truth is that we will outlive many of our pets. As painful as it may be, we will... http://www.holisticpetcare.info/goodbye/
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5 Commands Every Dog Should Know

5 Commands Every Dog Should Know | Natural Pet Care | Scoop.it
Every dog should know some basic commands. There are five commands that are really very important and could actually be lifesaving in an emergency situation. Every do,g no matter its size or its age, should you know these very basic commands. SIT COMMAND The sit is a very basic command and... http://www.holisticpetcare.info/5-commands-dog/
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Flower Essences for Animals

Flower Essences for Animals | Natural Pet Care | Scoop.it
By Amy Myszko Flower essence therapy combines the power of botanical medicine with the energetic healing similar to that of homeopathy. Flower essences for animals are particularly beneficial because they are 100% safe with no known side effects, and because animals are very sensitive... http://www.holisticpetcare.info/flower-essences-for-animals/
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Is Peanut Butter OK for Dogs?

Is Peanut Butter OK for Dogs? | Natural Pet Care | Scoop.it
YES! People have been giving their dogs peanut butter as long as they’ve made peanut butter. Even vets recommend it, especially when you need to hide a pill in something tasty. Gourmet doggy bakeries make all kinds of incredible dog cookies using peanut butter, not to mention many beautiful c... http://www.holisticpetcare.info/is-peanut-butter-ok-for-dogs/
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Why is My Dog Scratching?!

Why is My Dog Scratching?! | Natural Pet Care | Scoop.it
You hear it all the time. If you spend time talking to dog owners they will start telling you that they have a dog that’s itching and they don’t know why. There are numerous reasons why a dog may itch. Let’s look at a few of them. Fleas If you have an itchy dog one of the first things to check hi... http://www.holisticpetcare.info/why-is-my-dog-scratching/
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Great Homemade Remedies for Your Dog

Great Homemade Remedies for Your Dog | Natural Pet Care | Scoop.it
Homemade Dog Shampoo 12 ounces water 1 tablespoons of castile soap 2 drops of peppermint essential oil 2 drops of eucalyptus essential oil 2 drops of lavender essential oil 2 drops of rosemary essential oil Make a cotton scarf or bandana flea collar: Lay the fabric flat, and place 10 drops of... http://www.holisticpetcare.info/great-homemade-remedies-for-your-dog/
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Great Pyrenees Breed Info (Working Group)

Great Pyrenees Breed Info (Working Group) | Natural Pet Care | Scoop.it
The Great Pyrenees is one of the largest members of the Working Group. An imposing animal, one that was bred to be a guardian, is highly devoted to its family and very suspicious of unknown strangers, both human and animal. So long as the Great Pyrenees is not provoked it remains a calm, loving,... http://www.holisticpetcare.info/great-pyrenees-breed-info-working-group/
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Is it Ever Too Late to Train a Dog?

Is it Ever Too Late to Train a Dog? | Natural Pet Care | Scoop.it
Although you’ve heard the saying, “You can’t teach an old dog new tricks,” in fact you can teach an old dog just about anything! It’s never too late to train a dog. Whether you are bringing home an older dog from a shelter or rescue or you’d like to work with your own older dog, there’s no reason... http://www.holisticpetcare.info/is-it-ever-too-late-to-train-a-dog/
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Can Dogs Have a Stroke?

Can Dogs Have a Stroke? | Natural Pet Care | Scoop.it
Dogs are subject to many of the same health problems as humans. In fact, dogs are often studied in order to find solutions for human diseases and health issues since we share so many common ailments. Just as you are vulnerable to strokes, your dog is also at risk of having a stroke in certain... http://www.holisticpetcare.info/can-dogs-have-a-stroke/
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Information About the English Cocker Spaniel

Information About the English Cocker Spaniel | Natural Pet Care | Scoop.it
The majority of us know various facts about the cocker spaniel, but not all of us know the English cocker spaniel; in fact, many individuals are unaware that there are two types of cocker spaniels at all. This distinction between American and English cocker spaniels came about in the middle of... http://www.holisticpetcare.info/information-about-the-english-cocker-spaniel/
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Does Your Dog Have Good Door Manners?

Does Your Dog Have Good Door Manners? | Natural Pet Care | Scoop.it
Believe it or not, some of the worst problem behaviors with dogs occur at the front door. Dogs can bolt out the door when you open it — which can lead to a lost dog or a dog that’s hit by a car. Dogs jump on people when they enter the house — one of the problems most frequently cited ... http://www.holisticpetcare.info/does-your-dog-have-good-door-manners/
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Do Dogs Dream?

Do Dogs Dream? | Natural Pet Care | Scoop.it
We may not be able to ask our dogs if they dream but all of the scientific data points to the fact that yes, indeed, dogs do dream. According to researchers, dogs have the same kind of sleep patterns that humans have. That is, they have SWS, or Slow Wave Sleep, the first stage of sleep. This is... http://www.holisticpetcare.info/do-dogs-dream/
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Introducing Your Puppy to an Adult Dog - What Are They Saying?

Introducing Your Puppy to an Adult Dog - What Are They Saying? | Natural Pet Care | Scoop.it
How can you tell if your puppy’s encounter with an unfamiliar dog will be a delight or a disaster? That depends on how the other dog acts and how your puppy responds. Pet dogs, though domesticated, interact with each other according to pack protocol. The pack (the basic canine social unit)... http://pawsitivetailsrescue.org/introducing-your-puppy-to-an-adult-dog-what-are-they-saying-2/
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How to Help a Shy, Fearful Dog

How to Help a Shy, Fearful Dog | Natural Pet Care | Scoop.it
Do you have a dog that is shy and fearful? You know the dog I am talking about. It will not approach new people and is very fearful in new situations and environments. I understand this type of problem and I also realize how concerned you are about the fact that your dog is suffering. Here are a... http://www.holisticpetcare.info/shy-fearful-dog/
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Dangers, Symptoms and Treatment of Giardia in Dogs

Dangers, Symptoms and Treatment of Giardia in Dogs | Natural Pet Care | Scoop.it
There are still many things that veterinarians don’t know about giardia and infections in dogs. Giardia are actually protozoans — single celled organisms. It’s not uncommon for them to be in the intestines of many animals, including dogs. However, we don’t know just how common giardia is. W... http://www.holisticpetcare.info/dangers-symptoms-and-treatment-of-giardia-in-dogs/
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Fascinating Facts About Dogs

Fascinating Facts About Dogs | Natural Pet Care | Scoop.it
There aren’t many animals much more interesting than dogs. I’ve always been amazed by the things I’ve discovered about them through the years. It’s really no wonder that dogs are so popular as pets all around the world. I’d love to share with you a few interesting... http://www.holisticpetcare.info/fascinating-facts-about-dogs/
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Kennel Cough - Symptoms, Prevention and Treatment

Kennel Cough - Symptoms, Prevention and Treatment | Natural Pet Care | Scoop.it
Kennel Cough is a widespread respiratory disease in dogs and most dogs will come in contact with it at some point in their lives. It’s transmitted very easily. It is commonly known as “infectious tracheobronchitis” or Bordetella among veterinarians and it can be caused by several viruses and bact... http://www.holisticpetcare.info/kennel-cough-symptoms-prevention-and-treatment/
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Tennis Balls Can Be Dangerous for Dogs

Tennis Balls Can Be Dangerous for Dogs | Natural Pet Care | Scoop.it
I always tell dog owners and new trainers that “tennis balls kill dogs”. Of course I always get a weird look and somebody who says “I have used tennis balls with my dog forever without a problem”. If used properly and with supervision it can be okay however in certain situations they can kill. L... http://www.holisticpetcare.info/tennis-balls-can-be-dangerous-for-dogs/
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Create A Poison-Free Home for Your Pet

Create A Poison-Free Home for Your Pet | Natural Pet Care | Scoop.it
Each year there are many tragic accidents in the home because a dog or cat accidentally ingests a poisonous substance. Most of these accidents can be avoided. Make your home poison-free by checking for things that could harm your pet. Protecting Your Pet One of the best things you can do to... http://www.holisticpetcare.info/create-a-poison-free-home-for-your-pet/
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Doberman Pinscher Dog Breed Info

Doberman Pinscher Dog Breed Info | Natural Pet Care | Scoop.it
It never ceases to amaze me just how interesting the history of many dog breeds are. This is especially true of the Doberman Pinscher. The History of the Doberman Many years ago, during the 1800s, a man named Louis Doberman from Thuringen in Germany had a career of collecting taxes. Every day he... http://www.holisticpetcare.info/doberman-pinscher-dog-breed-info/
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I like the Doberman Pinscher breed.

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Best Dog Breeds for Families with Young Children

Best Dog Breeds for Families with Young Children | Natural Pet Care | Scoop.it
There are many wonderful, lovable dogs that are perfect for families with young children. Kid-friendly dogs will tolerate hair pulling, continually play and being laid on, rode on and stepped on. The following list of dogs will tolerate the rough and tumble lifestyle of a family with small... http://www.holisticpetcare.info/best-dog-breeds-for-families-with-young-children/
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Facts About the Curly Coated Retriever

Facts  About the Curly Coated Retriever | Natural Pet Care | Scoop.it
One of the oldest retriever canine breeds is that of the curly coated retriever. The curlies originated in Britain and were generally utilized as hunting dogs by English gamekeepers and poachers. Their speed, intelligence and strength made them the ideal breed to hunt down furry animals and fowl... http://www.holisticpetcare.info/facts-about-the-curly-coated-retriever/
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Male Or Female: Which Makes The Better Pet?

Male Or Female: Which Makes The Better Pet? | Natural Pet Care | Scoop.it
While the breed of a dog can influence your decision on the most suitable canine pet, it is also very important that you consider the gender. This is a significant factor as male dogs have very different characteristics when compared to females, meaning that the ideal pet is one that meets your... http://www.holisticpetcare.info/male-or-female-which-makes-the-better-pet/
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Reading Canine Body Language

Reading Canine Body Language | Natural Pet Care | Scoop.it
For anyone who loves dogs canine body language is always interesting. If you’re new to dogs you can learn some important things from studying your dog’s body language. Here are some body language signals that will help you be more attuned to your dog. The Wagging Tail Most people first look to se... http://www.holisticpetcare.info/reading-canine-body-language/
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