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My Dog Can Do That....and So Much More

There is a common dream of many dog owners in the United States to put their dog out into the world to help others! It is a wonderful goal to have and pursue, whether it is to train  a SAR (search and rescue) dog, a bed-bug dog, or an Animal Assisted Activity/Therapy dog, all serve humanity with their special skills in their own unique ways.   439 more words

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"Aggressive" Breeds?

“Aggression is not a breed thing. It’s a state of mind, and it comes from how the human is with the dog. There are four levels of energy, regardless of the breed: low, medium, high, very high. 18 more words


Realistic expectations: The semantics of “fixing” your dog

By Jeff Stallings

Animal behavior science has advanced a great deal in recent decades. We now understand more about canine cognitive development than ever, thanks to researchers such as… 862 more words

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Great Podcast from NPR TED talks on dog training and how it relates to raising kids, with Ian Dunbar

I have been telling my friends and family for a long time that we can learn a lot about raising kids from training dogs. Most people either make fun of me or think I am being ridiculous. 62 more words


Dog Kennel and Boarding Free

When you are a dog owner, you know that taking require care of your dog is not something you do if you can find the time. 489 more words

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10 Steps to Prepare for Your New Puppy

Every year, thousands of people decide to bring home a puppy or newly adopted dog, but very few of them take any time to set their puppy up for success. 1,858 more words

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