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6 Things to Consider Before You Look For a New Pup

There are a lot of things to think about before you go out and find yourself a new pup. Being aware of all the necessary considerations will ensure that you pick the right pup for you and your family. Here are some of the key considerations before you look for a new pup. Type of Dog You Want There are …

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What Are the Different Types of Service Dogs?

Service dogs are an essential component in the lives of those with disabilities. These courageous furry companions help their owners perform essential daily tasks otherwise tricky due to their disability. However, not all service dogs are the same. This post will cover each type of service dog and what kind of disability speciality it has. I will also touch on …

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Special Care Tips for Dog Breeds

Caring for dogs can be a little challenging for a new pet mum or dad. But when it comes to doing an excellent job, it starts with love. You want to make time to hang out with your pet and ensure that you know all it takes to keep a dog healthy and happy.    Need just the right tips …

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Dog Breeds that make the Best Emotional Support Animals

Emotional support animals fulfil various roles in their owner’s lives, but not all dogs offer the same benefits. The relationship between ESA and its owner is personal, but some breeds undoubtedly make more successful ESAs than others. Here, we have compiled some of the best ESA breeds, including what makes them so special. Let’s jump in! Golden Retriever The breeding …

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Why dogs are good for your mental health

Tractive, the UK’s leading LTE Pet Tracker shares 4 reasons you should swap your human wingman or woman for a furry one this Valentine’s Day! They’re fearless, filter-free socializers Dogs don’t just boost our happiness levels. They also encourage us to face new challenges and interact with new people. According to a Harvard survey, dog parents have a 60% higher …

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Hounds of love: How dogs can help you deal with anxiety

Panic attacks and anxiety disorders are running rampant nowadays. It seems every other person deals with some sort of anxiety issue. There are many ways people tried to get this under control – therapy, lifestyle changes, and medication. And of course, to each his own – some of these techniques might work better than others. However, sometimes a dog can …

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Dogs are great for mental health

There are many stories of how dogs are great for mental health. In fact many animals can be excellent for mental health. Spending time with animals releases oxytocin – a feel good hormone. I have become allergic to my Yorkshire Terrier and miss him so much. I still get to see him but he has to stay away for quite …

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4 Tips for Curing Insomnia in Dogs

If you think insomnia is solely a human issue, then you might be surprised to hear that it is not. Dogs (and even cats) can suffer from sleepless nights and insomnia is something that affects them equally as much as it does humans. Remarkably, many of the reasons that humans suffer from insomnia are the same reasons that cause dogs …

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Home Decor

Home Decor I was reading through a magazine this weekend and came upon this image below. I love the big open windows in this picture but I have never been a fan of dead animal skins (on the couch and chair). I have this odd perspective that comes to me – I imagine a parallel universe where animals rule and …