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Shopping with your Shih Tzu: Surprising Chain Stores that Allow Pets

Chain stores that allow pets
Surprising chain stores that allow pets. By Kim Salerno
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Portable Water for your Thirsty Pup – My Top Five Product Choices

Top picks for portable pet water containers for your dog. By Kim Salerno
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Dog Beach Outing: Tips & Dos and Donts

Dog BeachesWith the weather heating up, it's time to start checking out some dog friendly beaches with your four-legged friend!  For most dogs, getting to run around in the sand, dip into the waves, and fetch balls out of the water is the best day ever!

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Brushing Your Dog’s Teeth: A Brushing a Day Helps Keep Disease Away

How to Brush a Dog's TeethIt is estimated that 85% of dogs over 5 years old suffer from periodontal disease.  That’s a huge number!  This disease can become very serious and threaten the overall health of your dog.   The good news is th

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Sampling Wine Country’s Finest with Fido: America’s Most Dog Friendly Wineries

Dog Friendly WineriesSummertime is the time for a great road trip. For some people, the perfect summer getaway means a trip to the beach or a drive through the mountains. For others it means a leisurely tour through wine country.

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10 Reasons Pets Make the Best Travel Companions

Pet Friendly Travel CompanionWhile we all love hitting the road with family, friends, or a significant other for a road trip, there are times when we have to admit that the best possible travel companions may happen to have four legs and fur.

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Seniors with Pets – A Growing, yet Underserved Pet Travel Market

Senior Pet ParentsMore and more often, people are choosing to take their furry best friends along as they travel. This fact has not gone unnoticed by businesses. Pet friendly business practices are taking root everywhere, from banks who open their doors to pets, to restaurants with special menus for dogs, to hotels that greet each pooch with a thoughtful canine welcome basket.

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July 4th Fireworks - Not So Pet Friendly

July Fourth FireworksThe Fourth of July is one of the most stressful and potentially dangerous times of the year for pets.  While you and your family, friends, and neighbors are celebrating the holiday with fireworks, pets are finding these festive activities anything but celebratory.

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Canine Body Language - What is Your Pup Telling You?

Dog Body LanguageBy Elsa Larsen, Dog Behaviorist & Trainer,  Owner My Wonderful Dog

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Is Your Dog Walking You? Products that Help Keep Dogs from Pulling

Is Your Dog Walking You?A leisurely walk is an activity both people and dogs can appreciate. It’s a great way to take in some sunshine, get in some exercise, and explore what’s new in the neighborhood. However, the fun can turn to frustration if your dog is determined to pull on the leash, and you can never quite figure out who is walking who.

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