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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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Curly Coated Retriever

On April 2nd, 2008

Curly Coated Retriever

On April 2nd, 2008

Facts Care and exercise This breeds unique coat needs special care. It is never combed or brushed, as this can make the close, crisp curls frizz out, and it is bathed as seldom as possible, since this can remove the oil. Coat-care instructions should come from the breeder along with feeding notes, etc. The Curly […]

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Walking with your dog

On April 2nd, 2008

Walking with your dog

On April 2nd, 2008

Delta Behavioural Trainer Karin Larsen Bridge, from Get S.M.A.R.T (Successful Motivation And Reward Trained) Dogs, explains the different styles of walking with your dog. Heel is the term most often associated with walking a dog in a controlled fashion. The term was first used by field hunters as they took their dogs out with them […]

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Drooling dogs

On March 29th, 2008

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Drooling dogs

On March 29th, 2008

We all love our pooches, but there are some parts of doggy parenting we’d probably all love a Super Nanny for scooping up poo, holding your dog steady for its annual jab and wiping icky, drippy drool from around its mouth. Katie Cincotta reports on the irksome subject of saliva, of our beloved drooling dogs. […]

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Weimaraner

On March 28th, 2008

Weimaraner

On March 28th, 2008

The Weimaraner thrives on exercise, is a high-energy breed and loves room to run around. Facts Personality: A friendly and alert dog, also loving and full of energy. The Weimaraner takes great joy in pleasing and working with its owner. An obedient breed, the Weimaraner will try to take the upper hand if not properly […]

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Cairn Terrier

On March 27th, 2008

Cairn Terrier

On March 27th, 2008

Facts Personality: The Cairn Terrier is an alert, active, hardy, assertive and outgoing little pooch. It is keen to please and will generally bond with one particular person in a household. Suitable for: The breed is suitable for most people, but keep in mind that given its boundless energy, a young puppy may not be […]

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Dog diet for each stage

On March 26th, 2008

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Dog diet for each stage

On March 26th, 2008

With so many opinions and advice on dog nutrition, Dogs Life spoke to experts to get the facts on what your dog needs in its diet to maintain optimal health. Michelle Minehan reports on dog diet for each stage. As there are three prominent phases or stages in a dogs life, in relation to nutrition […]

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Rinwood Kennels.

On March 25th, 2008

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Rinwood Kennels.

On March 25th, 2008

 Champion Mastiffs bred for quality not quantity. Great with children a unique family pet. All enquiries for breed advice or assistance welcome. 143 Whitegates Road Londonderry      PH: 02 4777 4094 F: 02 4777 5916 

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Settling Winter Worries

On March 24th, 2008

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Settling Winter Worries

On March 24th, 2008

Winter is the season with the shortest days and the lowest temperatures. Caroline Zambrano speaks to pet experts about some winter worries. When the winds change and temperature begins to drop, dog owners come to Dogs Life resident veterinarian Dr Michael Archinal with questions about winter care. One has a new puppy and is not […]

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