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No, gourmet dog food isn't necessarily better — for your dog or for the planet - Washington Post

No, gourmet dog food isn't necessarily better — for your dog or for the planet - Washington Post | Dogs | Scoop.it
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No, gourmet dog food isn't necessarily better — for your dog or for the planet
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How much does your dog impact the environment? A whole lot, according to sustainable-living gurus Brenda and Robert Vale.
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I-Team: Puppy seller confronted over selling 'sick' puppies - KLAS-TV

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I-Team: Puppy seller confronted over selling 'sick' puppies
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LAS VEGAS -- Several Las Vegas families bought puppies from one local family only to watch them die within days from a virus.
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Top 10 Puppy Training Tips

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1. Reinforce The Good, Ignore The Bad

Dogs are learning 24/7 from the second you get them home. It is all too easy to inadvertently train your puppy to do the wrong thing: this is called accidental reinforcement. A typical example of this is your puppy jumping up. One minute all is quiet, your puppy jumps up at you and immediately you start interacting with him. Eye contact, voice, touch: all of this is reinforcement to your puppy. Now your puppy knows that to get your attention, all he has to do is jump up. The best way is to totally ignore attention seeking or undesirable behaviour and to reward desirable behaviours: it is much better to focus on what you want your dog to do and always remember to reinforce the right behaviours.

2. Practice Little & Often...


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More than 850 pets vaccinated at Harford rabies clinics Sunda - Baltimore Sun

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More than 850 pets vaccinated at Harford rabies clinics Sunda Baltimore Sun Rabies can be a serious concern for pet owners, especially as the weather turns more spring like and pets and their owners may be outside more often and can come in contact...
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Why Owning Pets is Good For Your Health

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So much about walking and jogging. Some hospitals allow licensed pets to visit children and other patients. Same is also true in nursing homes. Sometimes our pets even know better if we are not feeling well.

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