What To Feed A Nursing Dog To Gain Weight

Wondering how to quickly and safely put weight back on a nursing dog is just another worry, in a long line of worries, that you go through as a proud dog “parent.” Hopefully this stressful process which started some nine weeks ago has had a happy ending. You have a healthy bitch and a squirmy …

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Can Dogs Eat Duck Necks?

One of the great things, I think, about the raw food market for dogs is the huge range of meats that are available for dog owners to buy. And that some of these “cuts” of meat, if they weren’t sold to dog or cat owners might simply be thrown away. I like the idea that …

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Can Dogs Eat Turkey Necks?

Did you know that about 45 million turkeys are killed every year in the U.S. for Thanksgiving? Perhaps you already knew that and feel a bit uncomfortable about it.  And in your bid to stop needless waste you want to use as much of the turkey as you possibly can. Which is why a question …

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What Is A Red Heeler Great Pyrenees Mix?

What do you get if you cross a Red Heeler with a Great Pyrenees dog? Although this sounds like the start of a bad joke, this mix of these two popular breeds does exist. And if you are looking for a punchline for the joke, the answer is that you will get a shepherd and …

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What Is a German Shepherd Labradoodle Mix?

What do you get if you cross a German Shepherd with a Labradoodle? Although this sounds like the start of a bad joke, this mix of these two popular breeds does exist. And if you are looking for a punchline for the joke, the answer is that you will get a dog that is fiercely …

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What Is A Bloodhound Australian Shepherd Mix

What do you get if you cross a Bloodhound with an Australian Shepherd dog? Although this sounds like the start of a bad joke, this mix of these two popular breeds does exist. And if you are looking for a punchline for the joke, the answer is that you will get a dog that could …

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Why Is My Dog Clearing It’s Throat?

You’re back from a run with your furkid, just like you do every day. Suddenly, he sticks out his neck and lets out this unearthly, goose-honking cough. What on earth? You nearly keel over from shock, then rush in, frantically checking him for signs of being possessed by something extra-terrestrial. Did Loki get into your …

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Can Dogs Eat Wild Rice?

Wild rice is a strange and wonderful food.  Did you know that wild rice is the official state grain of Minnesota?  And did you know that wild rice can be popped just like popcorn?  Just heat it up in a little oil and it’ll start to pop!  Many dog owners may be wondering if wild …

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Why Is My Male Dog Leaking Clear Fluid?

The mystery puddle. This is one of those things that baffle many pet owners. Your dog lies down for a quick nap and when he wakes up there’s a conspicuous wet spot where he slept. What is that? There are various causes that might explain the mystery puddle and most of them are benign, so …

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Can Dogs Eat Mustard Greens?

I don’t know about you, but I heard this question a lot.  It has been asked frequently on blogs, forums, and other social media sites.  There are some misconceptions about the safety of feeding mustard greens to dogs, so I wanted to take a few minutes of your time to answer this question in detail. …

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