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My Cat Hides

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When a cat hides, they can have a reputation for being shy or anti-social. While that may be true for some of them, it just depends. The way cats are treated while very young has an impact. Most kittens spend approximately the first eight weeks after they are born with their mom and their family.…

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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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daycare for dogs

Adventure Playcare: A Daycare for Dogs Who Need a Little Special Attention

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Does your pooch prefer the company of humans to playing with other dogs all day? Then you know how difficult it can be to find a daycare for dogs that don’t get along with their fellow canines. According to Robin Bennett, a certified professional dog trainer, some pups just prefer people, and that’s okay. “You…

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Select the Perfect Match for Your Pup

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A regular gathering with canine buddies can help keep socialization skills polished, mentally and physically tire your dog and prevent your furniture from being destroyed. However, it is important to remember not all dogs enjoy playing with other dogs. By following a few guidelines and keeping a close eye on your dogs body language, you…

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You Have a Holiday Puppy…Now What?

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If you were lucky enough to add a puppy to your family this holiday season, congratulations!  Puppyhood is a special time as a pet parent!  It will soon be the New Year, time to go back to work and back to school, and now you have a new furry friend to care for…what do you…

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