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Pet Behavioral Problems

How to Stop a Dog from Whining When You Leave the Room

Owning a dog seems like a non-stop party of fun to an outsider looking in. After all, what’s not to love? It’s a constant stream of amusement, companionship, protection, and affection. This much is all true, but as any pooch parent will tell you, raising a dog to be happy, healthy and independent is also a whole lot of work. One of the things that takes a great many first-time dog adopters by surprise is separation anxiety, in which their hounds lose all reason every time they’re left alone.

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Pet Care Advice

How to Cut Dog Nails That are Too Long

Almost all dogs hate having their nails trimmed. It results in sheer terror and physical protests. Often, a dog’s aversion to nail trims stems from a traumatic and painful experience when they were young. It’s hugely important to ensure that there are no scary occurrences during the puppy years, as […]

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Pet Health Questions and Answers

What Causes Dog Hives?

An outbreak of hives on your dog can be a pretty scary experience. Not only will it leave you worried that Fido will be rejected by some of the shallower canines in the park when his beautiful, unblemished skin and fur are coated with these unwelcome blemishes, but your cherished pet will also be in some discomfort.

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Pet Health Questions and Answers

Why is My Dog Licking and Chewing on Feet?

Dogs aren’t big fans of taking a long and relaxing soak in the bathtub, as anybody that has attempted to clean their canine will be well aware.This doesn’t mean that all dogs are mucky pups, however. The average hound will be perfectly content giving themselves a wash by licking every inch of their body that they can reach until we can’t stand the smell any longer and get them into the shower.