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Why Do Dogs Chase Their Tail?

Have you ever wondered why your furry friend runs in circles, chasing his tail?Tail-chasing can occur for many reasons. Oftentimes, there is nothing to worry about, as the tail can be seen as a source of entertainment and a sign of playfulness! Engaging in whirling may, however, indicate a more serious problem, such as a […]

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Why Is My Dog Shaking?

There are many reasons why your dog may be trembling or shaking. It is important to find out why.Like humans, dogs can shake for many possible reasons. Some causes are nothing to worry about. However, your dog may be showing signs of a serious health condition that needs immediate attention. It is vital to recognize the […]

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Why Do Dogs Have Whiskers?

Have you ever wondered if dog whiskers actually serve a purpose?Dog whiskers get wet and drip water onto the floor, leaving some pet owners with the urge to cut them off. So, why do dogs have whiskers? The purpose of dog whiskers is not for aesthetics; they are practical and are important for the well-being […]

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How Long Do Dogs Sleep? Plus Tips For a Better Night Sleep

You’re probably familiar with the saying, “let a sleeping dog lie.” But how many hours per day should your dog actually be sleeping? We’re here to answer that question and give you some tips to help your dog have the best possible sleep. So, how long do dogs sleep?How Long Do Dogs Sleep?: Hours Per […]

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NOT MY SHOES! Why Dogs Chew And How To Change Behavior

Puppies and dogs chew, it’s a fact. When my family got our first puppy she did a number on our house. Nothing was spared, not shoes, clothes, or my dad’s high school yearbook (which she tore to pieces, yet somehow managed to miss the one section that had a photo of my dad’s high school […]

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Aggressive Dog: What Should I Do?

Having a aggressive dog can be scary to you and those around you. This can be especially stressful if you want to bring your dog into public places, or even invite people into your home. But fear not, there are ways to handle dog aggression! Why Do Dogs Get Aggressive?The Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty […]

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Dogs and Furniture: Keeping The Fur Out Of Furniture

You just bought a brand new couch. It looks great in your living room. Your dog is excited too, because he is under the impression that you have purchased the greatest dog bed in existence. Dogs and furniture can be a difficult task since we love to cuddle with our cute pups but, here are […]