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Old Dogs, Gene Weingarten – A new ride on old dogs

There are many books out there about cute and tender but very few puppies like Old Dogs, Gene Weingarten’s book about old canine friends. Often forgotten, Weingarten claims that bigger dogs are the best dogs and in his book he explains all the reasons why you shouldn’t neglect your old friend and always be looking …

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Medicines known to cause sudden deafness

in dogs! First of all, before your dog is treated for an inner ear infection, it is important to determine if it is a bacterial, yeast or fungal infection! Treatment of yeast and fungal infections with specific antibiotics is counterproductive. It could cause temporary or even permanent damage to your dog’s hearing! More often than …

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My Dog Is Constipated – What Should I Do ?

Just like their owners, just about all dogs will periodically suffer from constipation; some more than others. In most cases, simple precautions and home remedies work enough to help them. However, if the problem gets out of control, it could become serious, expensive and possibly fatal. Owners of dogs on medications, inactive, older and senior …

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Why Do Dogs Try and Mate With Your Leg

Many people have experienced the embarrassing moment when their host’s male dog has suddenly clasped its front feet around their leg and started making vigorous pelvic thrusts. Why do these dogs embark upon such an unpromising activity? The answer is that dogs pass through a special socialization phase when they are puppies, during which time …