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Shar Pei

On April 9th, 2008

Shar Pei

On April 9th, 2008

Facts Care and exercise Regular exercise in reasonable amounts is the order of the day with the Shar Pei. When exercising in public, the Shar Pei should be kept on a lead it may otherwise try to protect you from any other dog it sees. Regular brushing and the occasional bath should keep the Shar […]

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Snake bite in dogs

On April 9th, 2008

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Snake bite in dogs

On April 9th, 2008

It’s believed 60,000 cases of snake bite in dogs across Australia each year. As many as 15,000 of them die. David Ellery presents this special report in memory of his Staffordshire Bull Terrier, Tequila, who was killed by a snake bite on December 24, 2003. David and his wife Myrna hope this may spare others […]

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The process of importing and exporting pets under Australian animal quarantine laws can take several weeks and even months to follow through. Hence, careful planning must be undertaken to avoid stressing yourself and your pet. Dogs Life spoke to AQIS senior vet officer Dr Geoff Parker about general export procedures for importing and exporting from […]

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Teach an old dog new tricks!

On April 6th, 2008

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Teach an old dog new tricks!

On April 6th, 2008

Can you teach an old dog new tricks? The answer is yes. Just like people, dogs are never too old to learn. Carrol Baker reports. Training an older dog has enormous benefits. A dog that is physically and mentally active will age more gracefully than one that has led a sedentary life. If you train […]

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Deadly Worms in dogs

On April 5th, 2008

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Deadly Worms in dogs

On April 5th, 2008

Keeping your dog free of worms is an important part of dog ownership. There are, however, many different types of deadly worms in dogs that needs to be protected from, and the choice of treatments is varied. Rachel Belshaw investigates the parasites that can attack your dog and what you can do to prevent infection. […]

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TRYLOU

On April 4th, 2008

TRYLOU

On April 4th, 2008

 We at Trylou do not use & will not use other breeders hard work, accomplishments & reputations to advertise & sell our stock as here at Trylou we do all the hard work ourselves. Trylou shows, breeds, imports, also obtains the status of Grand champion & Australian champion titles all our own dogs & have […]

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Sligrachan Beagles

On April 4th, 2008

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Sligrachan Beagles

On April 4th, 2008

 Sligrachan Beagles Marion Watson of Sligrachan Beagles has been breeding Beagles since 1968. Sligrachan Beagles breeds carefully and selectively, with many of its dogs going on to win Best in Show titles. Watson has also breed a number of dogs that have become champions in Australia, Canada and the USA. Sligrachan Beagles occasionally have puppies […]

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Diet For Sensitive Dogs

On April 4th, 2008

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Diet For Sensitive Dogs

On April 4th, 2008

Does your canine companion have a sensitive tummy? Perhaps its recovering from illness, a skin allergy, or has bowel problems? When a dog has a health issue, special care often needs to be given to its diet. Carrol Baker investigates the diet for sensitive dogs: what to feed your pooch if hes a fussy eater, […]

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The Psychic Bond

On April 3rd, 2008

The Psychic Bond

On April 3rd, 2008

Spoon bending to communicating with animals, world-famous paranormalist Uri Geller tells Dogs Life  why he loves dogs so much. A man known around the world for bending spoons, fixing broken watches and reading minds, Israeli-born paranormalist Uri Geller also has a strong connection to animals, especially dogs. Besides sharing his psychic powers with millions of […]

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Pennyflower Kennels

On April 2nd, 2008

Pennyflower Kennels

On April 2nd, 2008

 Pennyflower has long been referred to as the Rainbow Kennels “at the end of the rainbow you will find your pup of gold” is the motto. The motto arose from the fact that every acceptable colour in the Stafford standard is bred here from time to time. All the Staffords are L2HGA, HC tested and […]

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