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Is it Safe, Or Even Healthy, to Kiss Your Dog?

Valentine’s Day is coming up and since it’s a holiday that encourages kissing, you may want to know: Is it safe, or even healthy, to kiss your dog?


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January 14, 2014 By:
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ASK A VET: Why Is My Senior Jack Russell Terrier Always in Season?

When his senior, unspayed Jack Russell Terrier seems to always be in season, a dog dad goes to Dr. Matt Smith for help.


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January 8, 2014 By:
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Dogs Poop in Alignment with the Earth’s Magnetic Field, New Study Finds

Ever notice the direction your dog faces when he poops? According to a new study, he’s probably facing north or south.


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January 2, 2014 By:
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New Study Finds Dogs Recognize Familiar Faces in Images

A new study has discovered that, just like humans, dogs recognize familiar faces they see in images.


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December 19, 2013 By:
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New Study Discovers How Dogs May Help Prevent Asthma

While a study last year found that dogs may help prevent asthma, a new study has discovered exactly how they may achieve that.


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December 17, 2013 By:
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One-Fifth of UK Vets Surveyed Support Breeding Bans Due to Health Issues

During a “’Building Better Brachycephalics” conference, one out of five vets said the breeding of flat-faced dogs should be banned due to their health issues.


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December 11, 2013 By:
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These 5 Pawesome Pooches Will Make You Want to Adopt a Senior Dog

November is Adopt-a-Senior-Pet Month. These five young-at-heart senior dogs offer compelling reasons to adopt an older pooch.


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November 21, 2013 By:
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Friend or Foe: The Tale Told by a Dog’s Tail

A new study found that dogs notice the direction in which other dogs’ tails wag, and react accordingly.


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November 5, 2013 By:
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Does Your Pooch Have What It Takes to Be a Therapy Dog?

If your dog is mellow and loves people and other pooches, you just might have a therapy dog in the making.


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October 21, 2013 By:
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Moving with Your Dog: Tips for Adjusting to a New Home

Moving to a new home can be very stressful for dogs. Here are tips to help keep your dog calm during the move and easily adjust to his new home.


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September 30, 2013 By:
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