• 10 tips to calm your dog during fireworks this July 4th

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    10 tips to calm your dog during fireworks this July 4th

    It goes without saying that dogs and fireworks don’t mix well. As July 4th approaches, it’s a good idea to start thinking of ways to make your best friend more comfortable during the evening hours. Your dog’s hearing can be up to ten times more acute than yours, so the loud bangs, whistles and screams that may be fun for you, are not anywhere near pleasant for your dog. I currently have three rescue dogs and one of my pups is sure the world is ending every 4th of July. We must take extra care and precautions to keep her...

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  • 14 Ways to Keep Your Dog Busy While You’re At Work

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    14 Ways to Keep Your Dog Busy While You’re At Work

      Most modern pet parents lead very busy lives with jobs and children, and our dogs often end up spending a good portion of the day home alone. A lonely, bored dog will find a way to occupy her time that can be destructive to your furniture and clothes and potentially harmful to herself. Hiring a dog walker may actually save you money in the long run when you factor in damages to your home. The dog walker can exercise your dog for as long as you think necessary, and hopefully your pooch will just snooze the rest of the...

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