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Training Tip Thursday - Leave It

Training Tip Thursday - Leave It

Teach your pup the basics of the "leave it" command.

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Five Signs Your Dog Needs a New Collar

Five Signs Your Dog Needs a New Collar

IT SMELLS Photo Credit: American Kennel Club Plain and simple. Your dog’s collar smells as bad as the poop you’re forced to pick up on your daily walks and it’s time you admit it to yourself. You’ve tried washing it, febreezing (you didn’t know it was a verb, did you?), and scrubbing it with Lysol but nevertheless, the stench persists. Let it be known that you are not alone. Dogs are gross!   IT FALLS OFF If your dog’s collar is constantly falling off, it’s more than likely for one or two reasons. Either your dog needs to audition to...

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Lady A's First Overnight Backpacking Trip

Lady A's First Overnight Backpacking Trip

My First Overnight Backpacking Trip Adventure told by: @lady_adelaide For weeks mama had been talking about this great adventure we would go on. I didn't quite understand since we go on adventures all the time, but she kept buying all sorts of weird gear and making me test it out on our hikes. Finally, it was here! Mama filled our packs with food and water, sleeping bags, warm clothes, my hiking shoes, my first aid kit, and lots of treats. Grandpa showed up with my uncle and cousin and we all piled into a van (daddy too) for the drive...

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How to Choose a Dog Food

How to Choose a Dog Food

Author: Jessica Holland (@atlas_the_ridgeback)   How to Choose a Dog Food Have you been considering switching up Fido's food? Maybe your friend's dog recently switched food and now she has a pep in her step and a shinier coat. Maybe your dog's stool hasn't been, uh, optimal lately. Or maybe you recently watched Pet Fooled on Netflix and you're hoping to improve your dog's health. While you want nothing but the best for your pet, all the options out there can be pretty overwhelming. It used to be there were just a few major pet food brands...maybe a couple more...

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