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Domezaar Labradors

On February 20th, 2008

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Domezaar Labradors

On February 20th, 2008

Breeders of Labradors with top UK and Australia Champion bloodlines. Pups for pet and show to approved homes. All colours available, top quality chocolates. Selectively bred for temperament, soundness, quality and genetic health. Enquiries welcome. For puppy enquiries contact Paula McRae.  PH: (02) 4861 1287 M: 0439 204 686

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Dingo Extinction

On February 19th, 2008

Dingo Extinction

On February 19th, 2008

Australia’s native dog, the Dingo, could be heading in the same direction as the Tasmanian Tiger, one of this country’s most unfortunate and avoidable animal extinctions The Dingo, sometimes referred to as the Canis Familiaris Dingo, hasn’t had the best reputation in the past. But when you understand the nature of the dog, it becomes […]

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Caring for old dogs

On February 16th, 2008

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Caring for Your Elderly Dog

Caring for old dogs

On February 16th, 2008

Your dog’s golden years are special years. It’s a time for togetherness, a time for gentle understanding, and a time to show your lifelong companion just how much you care. We find out important information about caring for old dogs. We’d all love our dogs to live as long as we do, but of course […]

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Animal Cruelty

On February 16th, 2008

Animal Cruelty

On February 16th, 2008

Each year, the RSPCA prosecutes people who are cruel to animals – all animals – whether they are dogs, cats, cows, goats, sheep or rabbits. Animal cruelty crosses all species, but the laws in each state and territory are different. Jilea Carney finds that getting these laws enforced is the problem. Warning: Parts of this […]

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Fox Terrier

On February 14th, 2008

Fox Terrier

On February 14th, 2008

Facts Care and exercise Coat care of the Smooth variety could hardly be easier an occasional brushing or wipe down with a damp cloth. The Wire, to look like it should, needs not only regular brushing, but stripping and trimming is best left to a professional groomer. An uncared-for Wire Fox Terrier will end up […]

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Crate Training for dogs

On February 14th, 2008

Crate Training for dogs

On February 14th, 2008

Dog trainer Karin Larsen Bridge explains the advantages and disadvantages of crate training for dogs. A dog crate is a container designed to safely confine dogs on a short-term basis. Once used only for competitions, travel or convalescence, the crate has increasingly found its way into the average pet home. Introduced correctly and used appropriately, […]

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Filial Bearded Collies

On February 13th, 2008

Filial Bearded Collies

On February 13th, 2008

“FILIAL” was established in 1980 & began breeding Bearded Collies in 1987. “FILIAL” is Australias No.1 breeder of: Australian Grand Champions Australian Champions Best In Show Winners Group & In Show wins Obedience Titles. “FILIAL” puppies are lovingly home bred & raised in a family environment. Excelling in Breed type, temperament and movement. Puppies are […]

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Family Ties

On February 12th, 2008

Family Ties

On February 12th, 2008

Nadia Crighton sits down with well-known celebrity Amanda Keller to chat about life with her four-legged family member, Ripley. On a sunny afternoon in Sydney, Dogs Life sat down with well-known celebrity, Amanda Keller, and her adorable family to chat about their furry family member, Ripley. Amanda currently fires up the airwaves with her hilarious […]

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Say no to “no”!

On February 10th, 2008

Say no to “no”!

On February 10th, 2008

Delta behavioural trainer Karin Larsen Bridge from Get S.M.A.R.T (Successful Motivation And Reward Trained) Dogs explains how ineffective saying NO! can be and offers some great tips on positive training. We’ve all done it. Our dogs do something annoying and our first reaction is to shout NO! That’s because were human words come easy to […]

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Labrador Retriever

On February 8th, 2008

Labrador Retriever

On February 8th, 2008

The Labrador is a loveable large breed dog that has a good nature and adores people. Facts Personality: This lovable pooch has to be one of the best feel-good dogs available. Warm, affectionate and loyal, the Lab adores people and needs to be taken in as one of the family. It will return any love […]

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