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Tuesday Tails: Taking on Two

We have now had Arccos for over a week and there have certainly been some surprises with taking on a second dog. For us, it isn’t significantly more work, as our favorite way to challenge and tire out our dogs is to make them think all day long using clear expectations like they will sit before going outside and sit in order to get back in. 340 more words

Pet Rescue/Rehabilitation

Doctors believe in the health benefits of pet ownership

The Human-Animal Bond Research Initiative (HABRI) Foundation has released the findings of a survey revealing the views of the family physician (also known as the GP) on the benefits of pets to health. 232 more words

Dogs

Belly Of The Beast

I tried stopping one of my migraine meds last month – Topamax, because I suspect it’s actually *causing* headaches, albeit low-grade chronic headaches instead of huge skullbombs – but in the last week, I’ve had two (!!) classic migraines. 420 more words

Emotions

Just Fur Extra Insurance

Talk to any enthusiastic dog owner, and they will tell you that their dog is not just a dog. That would be offensive! What if Fido hears you? 738 more words