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Teach your Dog to High Five!

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You’ve mastered sit, stay and heel, right? Now you’re ready to move on to some of the cool doggy tricks to show off to your friends! Teaching your dog to give a high five is easier than you think! There are a few different methods you can try, but we found this one to be…

Treat your Pet – from Anywhere!

Do you wonder what your dog does while you’re away from home? Have you ever wished you could look in on him, and even give him a treat? Do you have a dog with separation anxiety (or, like me, do you feel separation anxiety when you’re away from your dog)? PetSafe recently introduced a product…

Dogs GO WILD for Alaska Salmon

Dogs all over the country are going wild because of one man’s passion for dogs coupled with his personal motivation to stop practicing law. 14 years ago, Brett Gibson was in his kitchen in Anchorage, Alaska, cleaning three Sockeye salmon he had just caught in the Russian River and feeding the scraps to his boxer,…

Bo Obama Impeached

The President’s “First Dog” Bo Obama, a Portuguese Water Dog, has been accused of desecrating the Oval Office. According to White House insiders, last week President Obama was meeting with members of his cabinet to discuss extending the deadline for healthcare enrollment (again), when the dog became “anxious and excited” and then lifted his leg…

Taffy the Westie: Barking Nonstop for 6 Years

In Rapid City, South Dakota, a West Highland Terrier named Taffy has been barking continuously for six straight years. Electrician David Richards bought Taffy for his daughter’s 8th birthday. She just turned 14, and the dog has been barking the entire time they’ve had her. “She barked the first week,” said Richards, “and then that…

Science Reveals: Red Bowls Make Dog Food Taste Better

If you want your dog’s dinner to taste better than ever, it’s best to serve it up in a red colored bowl, rather than a black one, a silver one, and pink one… or any other color for that matter. Researchers at Mongrelous University (home of the award winning Flapping Fidos dance troupe!) got hundreds of…

Michael Vick Attacked by Vicious Pomeranian

Michael Vick, the 33 year old New York Jets player notorious for his dog-fighting conviction several years ago, is recovering after he was attacked by a Pomeranian inside a pet store in his home town of Newport News, Virginia.  Now, investigators want to talk with the dog’s owner, whom they say left the store immediately…

Pet Parents Demand Healthier, Safer Treats for Dogs

In response to the ever-growing demand by dog parents for pet food companies to provide healthier, natural and safe treats for their dogs, Castor & Pollux Natural Petworks, a leader in organic and natural pet products, launched ORGANIX Jerky Chip Cookies.  The all-natural dog biscuits are wholesome, meaty treats, which are oven-baked with organic whole grains…

Keep These Plants Away from your Dog!

Houseplants generally serve a number of favorable functions. They not only give visual interest to our home, but also serve as air purifiers. They may even be edible and medicinal. However, it’s crucial for a responsible owner like you to be mindful of the kind of houseplants in your home and garden since some of…

Enter to Win a Clone of Your Dog!

Okay, we don’t have $50,000 to award anyone with an actual clone of their dog, so we’re giving away the next best thing – a soft and adorable one-of-a-kind plush replica of your pet – a Cuddle Clone! The Cuddle Clones story starts on a summer evening in 2005 when founder, Jennifer Graham, was lying…

Laser Pointers Could Be Bad for your Dog

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When your dog sees that little wiggly bead of light from a laser pointer, nothing matters to him more than catching it. Unfortunately, there’s nothing there to ‘catch’, since it’s just an ungraspable bundle of light. And, it turns out, the lack of closure your dog experiences from endlessly trying to catch it may actually…

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