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Book Review-How Dogs Think

“How Dogs Think – A Guide to a Beautiful Relationship” by Immanuel Burmelin Anyone who shares life with a dog knows that they are very capable of thinking and feeling. This book helps you to better understand your dog. It explains ways to stimulate your dog’s mind through discovering your dog’s personality and where his/her […]

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Book Review-The Healing Touch for Dogs

“The Healing Touch for Dogs” by Dr. Michael W. Fox Dr. Fox is a well-known veterinarian and animal psychologist. His 6-step dog massage technique does more than ease a dog’s discomfort and helps heal. The technique strengthens the bond that exists between you and your dog through touch. Included in his book, Dr. Fox touches […]

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Book Review – Beaglemania

Beaglemania by Linda O. Johnston is a delightful read in a new series by the author called Pet Rescue Mysteries. It’s obvious throughout the book that Ms. Johnston is a strong animal supporter advocating for homeless pets and no-kill shelters. Her new heroine is Lauren Vancouver, who manages a no-kill private shelter. If you are […]

Book Review Dog Health

Book Review: Raw and Natural Nutrition for Dogs

RAW AND NATURAL NUTRITION FOR DOGS by Lew Olson, PhD. Finally, a book about nutrition for dogs that explains in clear language, a dog’s needs. The recipes provided are easy to adapt to a dog’s weight, body type, age and any conditions he may have. While many books tell us how terrible it is to […]

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Book Review: The Ultimate Pet Food Guide

The Ultimate Pet Food Guide by Liz Palika Liz Palika is a renowned dog trainer and animal behaviorist and has written over 50 books about the care and training of dogs and cats. She is the founder of a therapy dog program called Love on a Leash, which brings dogs to nursing homes and hospitals. […]

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Book Review: Seabiscuit – An American Legend

Seabiscuit – An American Legend by Laura Hillenbrand Ms. Hillenbrand has written a magical book about a horse that while short in stature, stands hands above all other racehorses. Ms. Hillenbrand makes you feel as though you were there throughout the ups and downs of Seabiscuit’s career along with owner Charles Howard, incredible trainer, Tom […]

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Book Review: Rescuing Sprite-A Dog Lover’s Story

Rescuing Sprite-A Dog Lover’s Story of Joy and Anguish by Mark R. Levin Mark R. Levin, author, talk-radio host and attorney, has written a very personal account of his deep love for a dog named Sprite. Although diagnosed too soon with a ravaging illness, Sprite leaves an indelible mark on Levin, his family and all […]

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Book Review: Life Lessons from a Ranch Horse

Life Lessons from a Ranch Horse Mark Rashid Johnson Books, 2003 Mark Rashid is a horse trainer who works one-on-one work with horse and rider. In his fourth book, Life Lessons from a Ranch Horse, he tells the story of a seven-year-old horse who steps into his life. The horse, named Buck, challenges Rashid to […]

Book Review Cat Behavior

Book Review: Do Cats Always Land on Their Feet?

Do Cats Always Land on Their Feet? by Marty Becker, DVM and Gina Spadafori This is a quick read that responds to your curiosity about your cat’s sometimes odd behavior. It’s filled with humor and practical knowledge. If you want to better understand your cat’s ways, this book explains it all. Dr. Marty Becker is […]

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Book Review: Amazing Gracie

Amazing Gracie – a Dog’s Tale by Dan Dye & Mark Beckloff This is a delightfully written story about two caring, compassionate young men who love their dogs. Gracie, an albino puppy Great Dane, deaf and partially blind, is saved from certain death to go on to become a symbol for all that’s good in […]