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Homemade Oreo Cookies

Check out this super delicious and easy homemade oreo recipe! You’ll never go back to double stuffed again!

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Follower Of The Month: Aldo

Our readers and followers come in all shapes and sizes and with all kinds of jobs! Read all about this month’s featured follower, Aldo!

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Osteochondritis Dissecans In Retrievers

How much to you know about OCD in retrievers? Read all about what this means for your retriever if they are diagnosed.

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The Aha Moment!

All of us who work with dogs, no matter what the venue, have “aha moments”—at least I know I often do. Read about Glenda’s!

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November is National Pet Diabetes Month

Does your dog exhibit any of the common symptoms for diabetes?

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Stabilizing the Stabilizer

Do you know why your dogs CCL function is so important? Find out why in this months health article!

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Cranberry Meyer Lemon Scones

Check out this great Cranberry Meyer Lemon Scone recipe! Quick and delicious!

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How Do You Say Hello?

Does your dog pee from excitement when they say hello to you? Find out why they do that in this months Ask Dr. Zeus!

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Adages

We all need a refresher or a reminder every now and then! Check out Glenda’s article about reminding yourself to remain consistent and balanced!

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Breaking The Code Of Dog & Human Genetics

Check out this fascinating article and how to breed responsibly for the future!

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Never Underestimate The Power Of A Retriever

Meet Tex and Gina and the incredible differences they are making through their therapy work!

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Golden Retriever Ichthyosis May Be Underdiagnosed Due to Seborrhea Similarity

Learn about the inherited congenital disorder Ichthyosis.Do you know about how golden retriever Ichthyosis is potentially underdiagnosed? Your retrievers scaling and dandruff may be something else entirely.

Health News

Osteochondritis Dissecans In Retrievers

Osteochondritis Dissecans In Retrievers

How much to you know about OCD in retrievers? Read all about what this means for your retriever if they are diagnosed.

Stabilizing the Stabilizer

Stabilizing the Stabilizer

Do you know why your dogs CCL function is so important? Find out why in this months health article!

Breaking The Code Of Dog & Human Genetics

Breaking The Code Of Dog & Human Genetics

Check out this fascinating article and how to breed responsibly for the future!

Golden Retriever Ichthyosis May Be Underdiagnosed Due to Seborrhea Similarity

Golden Retriever Ichthyosis May Be Underdiagnosed Due to Seborrhea Similarity

Learn about the inherited congenital disorder Ichthyosis.Do you know about how golden retriever Ichthyosis is potentially underdiagnosed? Your retrievers scaling and dandruff may be something else entirely.

Puppies

What Is A Breeder?

What Is A Breeder?

Breeders need to maintain very high ethical standards to preserve this special privilege.

All About The Crate

All About The Crate

Finding the perfect crate for you and your pup can mean the difference between success and failure in your house training efforts.

House Training 101

House Training 101

House training is one of the most important things you can do for your puppy.

From Puppy To Hunter

From Puppy To Hunter

In his new DVD, Bill Hillman uses touch as the language of praise for training a puppy.

Good Eats

Homemade Oreo Cookies

Homemade Oreo Cookies

Check out this super delicious and easy homemade oreo recipe! You’ll never go back to double stuffed again!

Cranberry Meyer Lemon Scones

Cranberry Meyer Lemon Scones

Check out this great Cranberry Meyer Lemon Scone recipe! Quick and delicious!

Homemade Yogurt

Homemade Yogurt

Do you and your dogs love yogurt? Check out our quick and easy homemade yogurt recipe!

Salmon Chowder

Salmon Chowder

Check out this super tasty and easy to make salmon chowder recipe!

Ask Dr. Zeus

How Do You Say Hello?

How Do You Say Hello?

Does your dog pee from excitement when they say hello to you? Find out why they do that in this months Ask Dr. Zeus!

Are You Afraid Of The Stairs?

Are You Afraid Of The Stairs?

Is your dog fearful of going up and down stairs? Find out why they may have this fear in this months Ask Dr. Zeus!

Am I Going Blind?

Am I Going Blind?

Ever wonder if your dog has a blind spot? Or if they are near or far sighted? Find out in this months Ask Dr. Zeus!

Why Do I Tear Apart My Bed?

Why Do I Tear Apart My Bed?

Ever wonder why your dog destroys their bed for settling down for a good nights sleep? Well find out in this months Ask Dr. Zeus!

Books

Weekends With Daisy

Weekends With Daisy

Learn about Sharron’s experiences as a weekend puppy raiser for the NEADs service dog program.

Dogology: What Your Relations With Your Dog Reveals About You

Dogology: What Your Relations With Your Dog Reveals About You

This fun and interactive book highlights how our behavior around dogs illustrates key personality traits about ourselves.

In A Dog’s Heart

In A Dog’s Heart

In a Dog’s Heart (written by Jennifer Arnold) is a fascinating book that teaches dog owner’s how to understand their pets through a “wants and needs” perspective.

Dog On It

Dog On It

Looking for a new canine series to read? Check out the Bernie and Chet mysteries!

Something To Bark About

Cat’s Motto

Cat’s Motto

Cat’s motto: No matter what you’ve done wrong, always try to make it look like the dog did it. ~Unknown

Smart Dog?

Smart Dog?

  You can say any fool thing to a dog and the dog will just give you this look that says, ‘My GOSH, you’re RIGHT! I NEVER would’ve thought of that!” ~Dave Barry

How Many Dogs Would You Own?

How Many Dogs Would You Own?

Old age means realizing you will never own all the dogs you wanted to.
~Joe Gores

November is National Pet Diabetes Month

November is National Pet Diabetes Month

Does your dog exhibit any of the common symptoms for diabetes?

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