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5 things about dog adoption that most people dont know

5 Things About Dog Adoption That Most People Don’t Know

Approximately 44 percent of all households have a dog with the percentage rising with each day. With so many pet families in this country, it’s mind-boggling that 3.3 million pets wind up in shelters every year. And that’s not even the most surprising statistic about pet adoption. Here are five more things you may not

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7 Reasons Why Rescue Dogs Make the Best Pets

7 Reasons Why Rescue Dogs Make the Best Pets

One of the most rewarding things in life is becoming best friends with a dog. If you have been looking to welcome one into your family, consider adopting a rescue dog as opposed to buying one from a breeder. It’s always the better option! These are seven reasons why rescue dogs make the best pets:

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best way to fight dog flees

What is the best way to fight fleas?

Many pet owners will know the following scenario only too well. After bringing up a healthy dog without any issues at all you are suddenly confronted with the infestation of what seems like a never ending barrage of fleas. You don’t know where they came from but the pesky intruders are everywhere, jumping back and

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Training Your Dog to Come to You at the Park

There’s no greater joy than walking your dog through the park. Your dog looks to you, eagerly. You understand and trust each other, so you remove the leash and happily watch your dog romp and sniff. You call your dog to  “come,” he turns around and sprints toward you, smiling. To enjoy this picture perfect

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choosing a dog breed for your lifestyle

How to Choose a Dog Breed for Your Lifestyle

Everybody has their favourite dog breed, but when it comes to bringing one home, you can’t make the decision from a superficial standpoint. Each breed of dog comes with different demands and traits, so it’s ideal to choose a dog that can easily slot into your everyday life. Some breeds are more proactive and energetic

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is milk bad for dogs

Is Milk Bad for Dogs?

We’ve all snuck our pups and full-grown dogs some foods that they shouldn’t have – other foods, we don’t think there is anything wrong with feeding it to them, but that may not be the case. Have you ever given your dog milk? I have once, and we weren’t too sure about the results. If

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8 Reasons why dogs are better than cats

            Dogs vs Cats. The eternal debate. Pet lovers all over the world are always asking themselves which one is better in keeping them company and loving them without conditions. People always argue about that: some people say cats are more selfish, some people say dogs are more loving and

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Best Dog Nail Clippers Reviews in 2017 by Dr. Alice

In order to make clipping your dog’s nails at home a wonderful bonding experience you need the best dog nail clippers. If you are willing to do it yourself at home you can also save some money every year by diminishing the frequency you need to go to the groomer. However, it can be a

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Best Dog Toothpaste & Tootbrush to Keep your dogs teeth glistening

We all want what’s best for our four-legged friends from good health to a happy home. After all, man/woman’s best friend has always there when we have needed them most. It is only fitting that we assume the important role of pet parent and as we do our best to take care of them and

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Best Hypoallergenic Dog Foods revealed by Dr. Alice

Of course, you want the best for your four-legged family members, and the best hypoallergenic dog food may be the best option for them in the long-run as some independent studies have shown. Even if you’re thinking “well, I don’t think Fido is allergic to anything we feed him,” it still may be worth looking

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About Me

alice sparkle with her dog Mercy

Hi readers, thanks for visiting my blog. I just wanted to introduce myself so that you can put a face to my blog. My name is Alice Sparkle, I have been a practicing veterinary nurse for the last 12 years and in my spare time I love looking after my dog Mercy. I recently took up blogging as a way to share some of my knowledge and educate dog lovers on how best to care for their precious animals.

I hope you enjoy my site and if you have any questions about caring for or looking after your dogs (Or other pets) then please feel free to get in touch with me - I love to help and I love to share my knowledge.




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