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Help With Dog Dilemmas

 

Housebreaking, chewing, barking, mange, itching and scratching?  Spay or neuter?  How to clip toenails?  You've got a dog problem, we've got FREE information.

 

 

 

 

Have A Healthy, Pet Safe Christmas!

Unsuspected health risks cause vomiting, diarrhea, even fatalities.

 

5 Most Dangerous Plants

May be in your yard or home PLUS Poison Control numbers to print and save!

 

Dog-Dangerous Holiday Plants!

Plants and decorations can be poisonous to your pets. What's safe in your home?

 

How Could You?

Moving? Giving up your dog?  Is there a solution to the dilemma? If the answer is no, DO NOT read this "dog story" that brought national acclaim.

 

Teach Your Dog NOT To Come!

Pet owners will learn more from this dog training lesson than anything the trainer may teach, guaranteed to work!

 

FIDO 911! When A Dog Snaps

Is the dog snapping at children who haven't been taught how to behave with a dog?

 

Who Gets Custody of The Pet?

A major divorce court concern; sensible solutions by a dog "judge".

 

Dog Barking Problem?

BARKING DOGS GET ON EVERYONE'S NERVESShe quieted her dogs and her neighbor's complaints with de-barking surgery.

 

Barking! Debarking?

Common sense, in-depth information on sensible solutions to quiet things down.

 

Pet Been Skunked?

Vinegar or tomato juice doesn't really work on skunk odor but this does...

 

Maynard-Neighbor Collie Case

is typical of neighbor problems, except this dog owner has a "neighbor from hell."

 

Preparedness For Animal Owners

Patricia Jordan, DVM provides vital emergency resources, information, and what you MUST have on hand.

 

Emergency Evacuation With Pets

Grabbing your cell phone, medications, water, and overnight bag isn’t enough!

 

Disaster Plan For Families With Pets

EVACUATING FOREST FIRES WITH DOGSThe right survival kit make the difference between life and death for family, including animals, Part 1 of 2 by Dr. Roberta Lee

 

Evacuating A Forest Fire With Dogs

First hand account of dog owners who fled the Los Alamos fires.

 

Finding Your Lost Dog!

What to do before he strays too far, is overcome by panic, or injured in traffic.

 

Microchipping Your Dog

Microchips help find lost dogs and track people but - injection site cancer.

 

Neighbor's Dog In Season?

Spay, neuter? How your dog reacts to scent stimulus and hormone cycles.

 

The Cruelty Of CastrationSpay & Neuter health risks are significant, spaying or neutering can cause cancer, obesity, hip dyplasia, low thyroid and other problems associated with removal of sex hormones due to being spayed or neutered

What is the risk vs. benefit of surgical sterilization?  Get ready for medical facts!

 

Rethinking Spay & Neuter

Study reveals shorter life span, higher vet bills, hormone & health problems...

 

Safe Sex and the Family Dog

There are as many myths about sex for pets as there are about people.

 

Early Spay/Neuter Very Risky

Dr. Zink on health problems for pups spayed/neutered before 6 months.

 

Training For Appropriate Barking

Getting or giving a Christmas puppy?  Master trainer takes you inside puppy’s head, to understand litter-pack behavior and instill proper "watchdog" response.

 

Simple Safety Tips For Your Dog

Similar to child safety because both are exploring their surroundings.

 

Puppy Has Mange?

The immature immune system.  Is it Hereditary?  Mange Mysteries unveiled.

 

Scratching The Surface

The real cause of of itching, licking, chewing and self-mutilation.

 

Terrible Toenails

Trimming or grinding prevents crippling foot and joint damage, by AKC Judge Gammill.

 

Cleaning Teeth & Cutting Toenails

Doing it yourself saves time and money, Judge Lanting shows you how.

 

Save $ By Grooming Your Own Dog

SV Judge says preserve huggability! Combs, clippers, what you need.  Part 1

 

Bathing, Ear Care, Fleas & Mites

Part 2 of Judge Lanting's grooming tips will surprise and intrigue you.

 

Consultants - A Need Or A Rip-Off?

The right Behavioral Consultant/Trainer can save you money, time, and frustration.

 

Booster Shot Schedule

Are are all those shots really necessary?  When and how often to vaccinate.

 

Heartworm Mosquitoes

How far can a mosquito fly?  What is the real risk of heartworm disease?

 

Pet Safety Tips

Life and sanity-saving tips from AKC judge.

 

Behavior & Attention Problems?

As a dog owner (or parent) you need to know about excitotoxins.

 

Can We Keep The Dog?

A frequent question and a true story of a long-lost Belgian Sheepdog.

 

Letting Go Isn't Easy

But it is about doing the right thing at the right time. Lily’s message to dog owners.

 

Great Dane Puppy Tragedy

Buyer Beware experience that puppy buyers should read and heed.

 

Heat Stroke Kills Dogs"Dog Days" are hard on dogs, they can suffer heat stroke, sunstroke, heat stress, and here's how to recogize heat stroke and treat it as an emergency!

Symptoms, emergency treatment, and why dogs are more susceptible to heat stress and sunstroke than humans!

 

Dreaded Dog Days

Summer sense but oft-forgotten advice from dog show judge..

 

Heat Alert; Can Your Dog Swim?

Drowning and heat stroke claim over 12,000 dogs each summer!

 

4th of July fireworks can traumatize your dog, causing life-long fear of loud noisesJuly 4th Can Traumatize Puppies

unless owners take precautions. Common sense advice!

 

Common Sense Dog Sense

Breeder-Judge on how to pet-proof the house, select the right "dog stuff" and resolve fleas, licking, chewing.

 

Give Your Dog A Job!

Air Force training methods can solve your dog's behavior problems.

 

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