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Hiking With Your Dog in Morris County

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When the temperature starts to fall, the air is crisp, and the leaves begin to change, it might just be time to head outdoors again. After a busy and hot summer where the indoor air conditioning may have been preferable (for both you and your dog), fall weekends are a great time to try another…

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One Person’s Trash is Another Dog’s Treasure

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At some point, if you’re a dog owner, you’ve probably been frustrated when your dog gets into the trash can. Not only is the ensuing mess irritating, but there’s worry whether or not your dog ate something he or she shouldn’t eat. It could be the remains of the chocolate cupcake that’s in there. Most…

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Why Rewards Work Better Than Punishment

Why Rewards Work Better Than Punishment

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Why rewards work better than punishment? Think about your day at work. Maybe it wasn’t the best day; you messed up on a project, and your bossed yelled at you. Or maybe it was a great day; you did well, even excelled, and your boss was enthusiastic and commended you for what you accomplished. Which…

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My Dog is a Loner… Help!

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  Sometimes, people are loners, and that’s ok. We don’t expect that we all have to always socialize and get along with everyone all the time. We shouldn’t expect it of our dogs, either. Even a dog can be a loner! You might have noticed that your dog doesn’t always seem to get along with…

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Should Your Dog Sleep In Bed With You?

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Pets are part of the family. But should all family members share the same bed? The AKC found that 21% of dog owners let their dog sleep with them; as a result, they have less room in bed for themselves because the dog takes up space. Cuddling your dog as you fall asleep is great, but you…

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