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Reading Body Language: Blinking  Caution

Reading Body Language: Blinking Caution

Have you ever winked at another person in agreement? Have you even known someone to wink at a person when they didn’t have good intentions? Likely, you have observed that every time someone winks they have great intent. Well, dogs are the same way. But, dogs...

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Read Dog’s Body Language

Read Dog’s Body Language

Reading Body Language Too frequently I see people forcing dogs in uncomfortable situations. Generally, it is because people try to push their intentions onto the dog. For example, trying to force a timid or shy dog to receive being petted. Guys and gals not all dogs...

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Possessive Dog Aggression

Possessive Dog Aggression

Many dogs show the tendency to guard their possessions from others. I also refer to this as resource guarding or possessive aggression. This happens with space, food, toys or anything the dog perceives as valuable to them. It can also be called social aggression, but...

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Must Know Vaccinations  Prevention For Your Dog

Must Know Vaccinations Prevention For Your Dog

Must Know Vaccinations & Prevention For Your Dog (Provided by DVM Patricia Mahoney, Full Circle Veterinary Care) Vaccinations for dogs are important . Here you will learn the must know topics about dog vaccinations and prevention. Rabies is a legal issue as well...

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Important Health Precautions For Your Dog

Important Health Precautions For Your Dog

Important Health Precautions For Your Dog (Provided by DVM Patricia Mahoney, Full Circle Veterinary Care) Giving your dog the things they need is important. In fact, it is our responsibility to know important health precautions for your dog’s best interest. If...

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Dog Grooming

Dog Grooming

Grooming Your Dog (Provided by DVM Patricia Mahoney, Full Circle Veterinary Care) A young puppy doesn’t have the natural ability to replenish the oils in their skin until about 12 weeks, so don’t groom it more than once a month. If you bathe a dog...

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Fly Ball and Agility Training for Dogs

Fly Ball and Agility Training for Dogs

The idea of putting a dog to “work” might seem strict or tough. However, the breeding origins of dogs are almost always based on some kind of work or service and they will be happier and more fulfilled when given a job to do. There are also many added...

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Giving Dogs a Job: Disc Dogs and Dock Dogs

Giving Dogs a Job: Disc Dogs and Dock Dogs

Does your dog seem to be bored? Do you think your dog isn’t living up to its fullest potential? If you answered yes to any of these questions! I encourage you to consider getting your dog involved in some new hobbies. After all, we have hobbies so why...

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What Should I Feed My Dog?

What Should I Feed My Dog?

Dog Food : What should I feed my dog? (Provided by DVM Patricia Mahoney, Full Circle Veterinary Care) There are a lot of different types of dog food available. Not only are there numerous brands, flavors and manufactures but a variety of ways that food is offered. The...

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What Dog Breeds Are Most Aggressive?

What Dog Breeds Are Most Aggressive?

I would agree with that some breeds are typically more aggressive than others; however a breed does not define a dog. I prefer to give a dog the benefit of the doubt once I have consulted with their owner and observed a dog on my own. For example, there is a dog beach...

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Dog Aggression

Dog Aggression

Dog aggression stems from a dog’s innate desire to control space and dominance. Aggression is the most common and serious behavior problem in dogs. In most dogs, aggression gradually gets worse. If the handler doesn’t have means to stop this behavior, it does...

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