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Dog Care Center - Bonding

The 12 Best Dog Hugs of All Time

Filed Under Care, Kitten, Adult Cat, Senior Cat, Puppy, Adult Dog, Senior Dog

These huggy pooches spread their love to their humans, other animals, and even toys!


What Happens After Socialization?

Filed Under PurelyPuppy, Puppy

The fact is, new puppy owners are no more done at 16 weeks then I will be done when my daughter graduates from preschool. Just as she will not be mature enough to navigate the world and make good decisions, your puppy will not be mature...


When Dogs Are Too Afraid to Socialize

Filed Under PurelyPuppy, Puppy

"This one is really cute." That is my nurse describing the patient that she just put into the exam room for me. When I enter the room, I am greeted immediately by a friendly but cautious 9-month-old Brittney Spaniel. He is very, very...


3 Benefits of Pets in the Workplace

Filed Under Care, Puppy, Adult Dog, Senior Dog

There are myriad reasons for having a pet, not the least of which being that they offer significant health benefits to people.


Top Ten Most Lovable Dogs in the World

Filed Under Care, Puppy, Adult Dog, Senior Dog

A top 10 list of the most lovable dogs in the world? Well, not exactly. Alas, there is no device that measures a pooch’s "lovability." So until such a device is invented, we have compiled a list of our most lovable dog breeds.


Top Ten Dogs for Kids

Filed Under Care, Puppy, Adult Dog, Senior Dog

While Lassie and Lady and the Tramp are fun to watch, they’re probably not the best way to choose the family dog. Instead, choose the breed by its disposition, temperament, size, and energy level -- all of which should suit your family's lifestyle.


Top 5 Movies to Watch with Your Dog

Filed Under , Puppy, Adult Dog, Senior Dog

Woof Wednesday In this busy world it’s sometimes hard to find quality time to spend with your dog, as well as take some much needed time for yourself to just "veg" out and do nothing. Well, with the help of the...


Pooch Pampering on a Budget

Filed Under Pet Lover, Puppy, Adult Dog, Senior Dog

Budgeting? How to Spoil Your Dog Without Breaking the Bank These days, it’s all about cutting corners to make ends meet. And while you want to spoil your dog, you may feel you can’t when you have to watch every penny. But...


Dog Care Questions
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Q. From whom should I get my puppy? The local shelter, my neighbor, a breeder, or a pet supply store?

A. Many people believe that it is better to get a puppy from a reliable breeder. While...

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Q. How do I select a quality dog breeder?

A. To choose a quality breeder, take the time to conduct a thorough research on the...

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Q. Should I get a mixed breed or purebred puppy?

A. A purebred puppy is a better option for some people because there is a better idea...

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Surprisingly stocky and muscular for its size, the Pekingese is a toy dog breed which originated in China over 1000 years ago. The breed has hardly changed over that time and still...