Posts tagged with ‘Pet Parenting’

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The Hard Part(s) Of Owning A Dog

As you look into those adorable round puppy-dog eyes, you catch the beginning of an animated tail wag – you're sold. This is the dog you've been waiting for. Your dog soulmate. Yay for you!

Now let's get real. If you've never had a dog before, you...

Read more | Tags: dogs pet parenting pet tips  | 2/7/2017
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Your Top Dog Questions, Answered


By: Sara Borzatta


Wondering why dogs eat poop? Us too. Searches for how to train them out of it are among the top dog questions asked online*. Whether you’re a new pet owner or an old dog who wants to learn new tricks, keep reading for the answers...

Read more | Tags: dog training dogs pet parenting  | 10/10/2016
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Tips for Running with Your Dog

Dr. Lauren Talarico BS, DVM, DACVIM (Neurology/Neurosurgery)

As a veterinary neurosurgeon, I have devoted my life to studying the canine brain and how it works. Similarly to the human brain, endorphins that stimulate happiness and fulfillment are...

Read more | Tags: pet health pet parenting pet tips  | 2/23/2015
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Picking the Right Doggy Daycare

Most of us would love to spend all day in our dog's company, but unfortunately not many are lucky enough to have dog-friendly workplaces.

So what's an active dog to do all day (especially if you don't want them running rampant through your house)...

Read more | Tags: pet parenting pet tips  | 4/28/2014
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Avoid These 8 Spring Hazards for Dogs

We're willing to bet that both you and your dog are excited about the return of warm weather. Now that spring is well underway, there are more opportunities to get outside, have cookouts with friends and family, and maybe even take some weekend trips...

Read more | Tags: pet parenting pet tips  | 4/27/2014
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10 Questions to Ask Your Dog Walker

Trust. You can't hire a dog walker without it. After all, you're putting your pup in their care as well as allowing access to your home. That's a lot of responsibility to put in a stranger's hands. That's why the interview process is so crucial. These...

Read more | Tags: pet parenting pet tips  | 3/19/2014
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Worlds Colliding

I've always been a dog lover and a tech person. And now, Whistle is making those my two passions collide. It was quite some time ago, I was browsing Google+ and noticed a green icon sharing countdown posts. I had no clue what it was or what was going...

Read more | Tags: overheard at whistle pet parenting  | 9/5/2013