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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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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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