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Buster’s Shiny Paw Bath

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Buster’s Shiny Paw Bath

  Buster Boy does not enjoy baths, but sometimes you have to do what needs to be done! Sorry Buster.     Buster has been all itchy and scratchy, and his natural essence aroma has been getting more difficult to tolerate… SO IT’S TIME!  To tackle this problem, I am using Shiny Paw Natural Shampoo…

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Witnessing People Treating their Dogs Badly-What Do You Do?

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Witnessing People Treating their Dogs Badly-What Do You Do?

Over the last few years when out in public with my dog I have witnessed people doing questionable things to their own dogs or handling behavioral situations in a way that make me cringe.  For the most part I do not say anything since at times in the past things got a bit heated, particularly…

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My Confession: Would you buy a dog or cat from a pet store?

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My Confession: Would you buy a dog or cat from a pet store?

  I have to admit, 12 years ago I did not know anything about puppy mills, breeders, or the history about store bought animals. All I knew was I wanted a cat and my local Humane Society would not adopt out to a renter, so I went to my local pet store.  I saw Dickens,…

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Jasper The Cat: A Survivor And Teacher

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Jasper The Cat: A Survivor And Teacher

  by Robert Paul Hudson When pet owners who spent their lives with an animal by their side reach a point where some of their pets may fade a bit from memory-even photographs fade in time-,  there is usually at least one that holds a special place in their heart that can never be forgotten….

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Teaching your dog to swim

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Teaching your dog to swim

Unless your dog just immediately runs into the water and starts swimming, the dog may need some encouragement. Buster Boy loves the water, but he didn’t take to swimming right away.  What he did do right from the start was play around the shore and DIG! He can spend hours digging holes in the water…

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Did I almost make my dog sick?

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Did I almost make my dog sick?

Buster Boy is my companion, my friend, my muse, and I am his. I have been told he is a one person dog, and that is fine by me.  He is about five years old now, and I have had him with me since he was nine months old. If I believe what I was…

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