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Tips for Keeping Your Dog Healthy During the Summer

Summer is a great time to enjoy many activities outside with your pet. However, summer months can also be very dangerous for our pets.  During the summer, dogs can suffer from a variety of seasonal problems that can affect their overall health and well-being. It is easy to forget that your pet may have trouble […]

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The Best Dog Leashes, Collars, and Harnesses

There are so many gadgets, leads and collars out there to help walk your dog.  So why have I bought several and my puppy/dog still tries to turn our calm walk into a sprint? Before you find the perfect leash, harness or collar for your dog, you have to have control over your dog because […]

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Enhancing the Physical Conditioning of our Uber-athletic Dogs

Stretching First and foremost – what should all athletes do before going out there and engaging in major athletic activity?  STRETCH!!!  This is a weird one and seems strange to do with our pets, but we can teach them how to stretch. Endurance Work on endurance things with your dog – interval training is a […]

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Best Exercises for the Average Pet

So you already take your pets on walks or let them play in the backyard. What’s next to make sure they are getting enough exercise? Daily Walks are Best Keep going on walks at least 3-5 times a week (more if you can). It is ideal that a dog go on a 30-45 minute walk […]

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Exercise for the ultra lazy dog or cat in our lives?

Go on a walk 3-5 days a week! It is simple and fresh air and smelling the world around them is SO important! Don’t have much time? Just start with a 5-10 minute walk and add a few minutes each week! Yes – I said cat! Whenever I do get the opportunity to work with […]