Tag: Dog

Taking Your Dog to Puppy Training Classes – How to Improve Your Chances of Success

Every dog owner should think about taking their dog to training classes at some point. However, you need to make sure that you are approaching these in the best way possible so that both you and your puppy have the most chances for success once your course of training is over.  Accept What You Need …

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How did Fergus’s first trip to the vet go?

I got lost in the day yesterday and forgot to update everyone in how Fergus’s appointment went. This will be super quick because there’s not much to tell. Basically, he’s about 6 months old and not really underweight but needs to eat more. We’re bumping him up to at least 2 cups of puppy chow …

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How To Help Your Kids And Your Dog Get Along

two yellow labrador retriever puppies

Dogs can be a wonderful addition to any family with children; they teach them important lessons about caring for others and unconditional love. Plus, dogs are loads of fun for children to play with, and they can be great companions for one another. However, dogs are animals and can be unpredictable if they are frightened. …

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Some sad news about our dog

Maggie is our roughly twelve year old English Staffy. We’ve had her since she was two years old and she’s the best dog anyone could ask for. We have so many amazing memories with her and she’s a loved member of our family. Sadly, I fear we’re reaching a point in time where we may …

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How Pets Can Help Children with Autism

Image source – They say that a pet is man’s best friend, but they are so much more than this. For a child that has autism, a pet can change their life for the better. There have been numerous reports and studies that have investigated the benefits of bringing a pet into the family …

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Ruby goes into the vet today

We’re about 110% sure that Ruby has worms. Rather than deal with it ourselves with OTC stuff from the pet store, we’re just taking her in. She needs to be seen and get her shots for the year, as well as be checked out so she can get fixed next month. She just came out …

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Super Adorable Pictures of Our Furbabies

I wanted to take a few minutes and share some of the latest pictures of our furbabies. Animals are a big part of our life and they play a vital role in the day to day with our kids on the Autism Spectrum. It’s been a long time since I’ve shared any pictures but I …

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