Like Presidents, Dogs May Go Gray When Stressed

A new study, co-authored by author and scientist Temple Grandin and published in the journal Applied Animal Behaviour Science explores whether anxiety and impulsiveness may contribute to premature graying in dogs. The research focused on a sample of 400 dogs, … Continue reading

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How To Age Like a Rock God

Last night I got to rock out at the last North American stop of the Guns n Roses “Not in This Lifetime” tour. In a moment that made me realize just how old I’ve gotten, I realized the last time … Continue reading

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I like to post dramatic rescue videos like this one every so often…

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International Talk Like a Pirate Day

Today is ‘International Talk like a Pirate Day’ – who knew!  So I give you this tiny ‘Pirate’ who I’m sure can ‘woof’ in an ‘Ahoy matey’ sort of way! In fact, this little sweetheart is called Shelley and is … Continue reading

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Spring Like

Yesterday felt almost Spring like. So does today.  Let’s hope it lasts this time. I had a pretty good day. I spent the morning doing some work, some housework and a little bit of relaxing and then headed out around … Continue reading

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What Does Appropriate Dog Play Look Like?

Watching a variety of different dogs play is one of the biggest benefits of my part-time job. Dogs really know how to party, and the joy they get from play can be contagious: Mini-breaks and Time-outs In this video you … Continue reading

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Saturday Survey: Which Dog Did You Like Best?

I often bring you information about dogs in general, but this week, I happened to have only features about several very different dogs. Which one did you like the best? Until next time, Good day, and good dog! Doggies.com Dog … Continue reading

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The dog who looks like Vladimir Putin

Reportedly a Ukranian man photographed this dog, a Straffordshire Terrier-German Shepherd mix, (obviously an alpha dog), wandering the streets in Kiev. Juxtaposed with a picture of the Russian president, it appeared on a Russian website and quickly went viral. Does … Continue reading

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What Does Appropriate Dog Play Look Like?

Watching a variety of different dogs play is one of the biggest benefits of my part-time job. Dogs really know how to party, and the joy they get from play can be contagious: Mini-breaks and Time-outs In this video you … Continue reading

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Feeding Healthy Oils like Coconut Oil May Help With Pet’s Medical Problems

Healthy oils and fats added to your pets’ diet often make them look and feel better. One oil that is gaining popularity in human and veterinary medicine is coconut oil. I just bought a 14 oz jar of Organic Coconut … Continue reading

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