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Boxer

On May 11th, 2008

Boxer

On May 11th, 2008

Boxer dogs are suitable for families as they are fun, smart and willing to please. Facts Personality: A fun-loving family dog, the Boxer has a good sense of humour and a genuine willingness to please. A smart individual with energy to burn, the Boxer remains a puppy for most of its life. A great dog […]

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Dog-Gone Doggie!

On May 10th, 2008

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Dog-Gone Doggie!

On May 10th, 2008

Thousands of dogs go missing across Australia annually. Last year alone the RSPCA took in more than 66,344 dogs some were surrendered voluntarily, while others were discovered wandering the streets. The good news is, 33 per cent of these dogs were reclaimed by their owners. To find out what to do if your dog goes […]

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Obedience dog trials

On May 8th, 2008

Obedience dog trials

On May 8th, 2008

Dog trainer Karin Larsen Bridge delves into the competitive world of obedience dog trials. While most dog owners are happy with a pet that will come when called, sit when asked and go for a walk without pulling their arms off, obedience competitors strive for nothing short of perfection from their canine partners. Developed after […]

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Preservatives in dog food

On May 7th, 2008

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Dog nutrition and preservatives

Preservatives in dog food

On May 7th, 2008

Pet food manufacturers insist the preservatives added to pet food “ensure product integrity and stability”. Veterinary experts argue they are harmful to pets. Caroline Zambrano investigates the controversy over preservatives in dog food. Dogs Life decide to take a sneak peek into the controversy surrounding preservatives in dog food. We interviewed veterinary professionals, dog owners […]

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Grausturm Weimaraners

On May 6th, 2008

Grausturm Weimaraners

On May 6th, 2008

 Grausturm Weimaraners – 30 years experience and breeders of :12 litters including weimaraner longhairs.Tasmania’s first Weimaraner Grand champion Tracking dog championsField trial championsInternational championsWinner of national, Royal and specialty Best of Breeds7 dogs placed at Weimaraner National 2005 including 1st Open bitch and 3rd Open dog WeimaranersReserve challenge Weimaraner Longhairs13 dogs have won royal challenges […]

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Natural therapies for dogs

On May 4th, 2008

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Natural therapies for dogs

On May 4th, 2008

To discover the secrets behind natural therapies for dogs, Dogs Life consulted some of Australias most qualified natural therapists to explain how these amazing treatments work. Pet owners are increasingly looking beyond the world of conventional veterinary medicine by seeking natural therapies to improve the health of their canines. Eliza Tickle explores how some of […]

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Emeraldcity Cairn Terriers

On May 3rd, 2008

Emeraldcity Cairn Terriers

On May 3rd, 2008

 Ginnette and Peter at Emeraldcity breed and show Cairn Terriers – the happy, hardy and outgoing Scottish breed made famous by Toto from the Wizard of Oz movie. We focus on good health and temperaments, provide a guarantee of health and socialise and train our puppies. Cairns are a low to no-shedding breed and make […]

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Diets For Active Dogs

On May 3rd, 2008

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Diets For Active Dogs

On May 3rd, 2008

Tireless labourers and fine-tuned athletes, working dogs have high activity levels that require a different diet to the average pet dog. Caroline Zambrano discovers the importance of a quality diet for your active dog. Working dogs have a higher energy level that requires a quality diet to keep them going all day. Dogs Life caught […]

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Echinacea for dogs

With a growth in alternative and complementary therapies, some holistic veterinarians are turning to natural, home remedies to improve canine health such as echinacea for dogs. Eliza Tickle reports. Dogs Life consulted some of Australia’s leading natural veterinarians to explain the benefits of home remedies and natural cures. Home remedies are generally inexpensive, easily accessible and […]

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Solving bad dog habits

On May 2nd, 2008

Solving bad dog habits

On May 2nd, 2008

Caroline Zambrano found solutions to some common behavioural problems in canines with top dog trainer Steve Austin and teaches you some ways in solving bad dog habits. An animal trainer for more than 25 years, Steve Austin is also the National Detector Dog Trainer for the Australian Quarantine Inspection Service (AQIS) and he knows all […]

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