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Top 5 Dog Parks in the Desert

Anyone that knows me and my wife, can attest that we are major dog lovers! Our dogs are rescues and at this time, there are four canine friends at the McGrath home. 236 more words


[VIDEO] Welcome Back, Spring!

We’ve had our setbacks with an uncooperative Mother Nature, and we’ve had our share of trouble with a worrisome Canine Influenza outbreak. But we have our health, we have each other, and the sun shines a bit brighter each day. 19 more words

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Canine Influenza Information and Prevention

Canine influenza (CI, or dog flu) in the U.S. is caused by the canine influenza virus (CIV), an influenza A virus. It  is highly contagious and easily spread from infected dogs to other dogs through direct contact, nasal secretions (through coughing and sneezing), contaminated objects (kennel surfaces, food and water bowls, collars and leashes), and by people moving between infected and uninfected dogs. 603 more words

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The Dog Park

If I had to make a top 10 list of my favorite things in life my dogs would be on it. I know I should feel bad that one of my siblings wouldn’t make the list. 849 more words


Local Dog Parks

Tsawwassen and South Delta offer some great leash-optional dog parks. This great Delta Parks brochure outlines your options: delta-offleash-guide

Point Roberts also has some trails that are leash-only but provide an excellent view for your furry friend, including Lily Point and Monument Park. 77 more words


[VIDEO] Canine Flu Season

As I’ve mentioned, Chicago’s in the middle of a Canine Influenza epidemic that’s affected over a thousand dogs. Luckily, Eko and Penny are not in that count and we’re working to keep it that way. 12 more words

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