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The Real History of Pit Bulls Might Surprise You

Pit bulls have a reputation as brutal fighting dogs that attack without warning, and it is completely unfair. Learn how pit bulls went from being the family dog to being feared. Every time I read a…

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Exercising With Dogs: DOs & DONTs

Turns out your best workout buddy might have four legs instead of two. Dedicated to routine, canines wonít let you skip your morning workout as long as they are included.†As a result, youíll both get …

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Dogs Get Jealous Just Like Humans

What will a puppy do if its owner both ignores it and showers affection on a lifelike stuffed dog? Push its way between its owner and the toy, raise its tail, push its owner, bite at the toy, and even…

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5 Reasons to Make Homemade Dog Treats (Plus a Recipe!)

Dogs are very special to us. So why do we feed our dogs packaged, processed foods that we so knowingly avoid for ourselves? They accompany us in the best of times and worst of times with a wagging …

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Husky Absolutely Loves Head Massage (Video)

This head massage toy was made for humans, but it's also the perfect dog relaxer. Watch this smiling husky nearly drool over the sweet scratch of a good head massage. Related Homeless Dreadlock …

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Best Dog Sitter On Earth Films His Adventures

This vacationing family had no idea they would receive an adorable skit of their loving dog sitter and whippet dog. They laugh, they cry, they cuddle -- they nearly win an Oscar. Watch this creative…

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6 Dog Behavior Myths, Debunked

Interpreting dog behavior can be tricky, and there are some strong myths about dog body language. The list below debunks a few common misconceptions about what our dogs are trying to tell us. Dogs …

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What I Know, I Learned From Dogs

Everything Iíve learned so far Iíve learned from dogs! I love watching dogs run after seagulls on the beach. They set their sights on a flock and then are focused, single-minded, and even quite pas…

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This Dog and Baby Are Twins. No, Really

Zoey and Jasper are nearly identical. Well, at least they share awesome outfits, friendship and adorable faces. Below is the amazing photo project Zoey and Jasper's mom made to showcase the relationsh…

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9 Ways Animal Friends Make Us Better Humans

I often say that my cat is the coolest person I know. Whether I'm happy or sad, angry or depressed, she's always there and always responds with unconditional love. She also makes sure I don't spend to…

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