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Anatomy of a Dog

Muzzle Stop Skull Neck Withers Shoulder Back Loin Croup Tail Thigh Hock Knee Rib Cage Elbow Front Pastern Upper arm Front Chest

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Choosing a Family Dog

The addition of a dog to the household can bring much joy. But before you bring that bundle of joy home, be sure to have enough information to help you make the best selection. Consider your lifestyle. Is your family the outdoorsy type or are you more of the couch potato variety? Do you live […]

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Preventing Dog Bites

According to a report by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), more than 4.5 million people are bitten by dogs every year. Before bringing a dog into your household, research the breed you choose. Consult a veterinarian, breeders, animal behaviorists for the best breeds for your household and lifestyle. If you rescue a […]

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Natural Arthritis Remedies Help Elizabeth Put Her Best Paw Forward

Everyone loves a cute, active, adorable little puppy…which means they spend very little time in shelters. But that’s not quite the case with older dogs. A senior dog can spend an extended period of time calling a shelter home because they are often overlooked by adoptive families. But there are some big benefits to adopting […]

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Caring for your pregnant dog

Pregnancy in dogs usually lasts 63 days, about 9 weeks. You can determine the due date counting from the date of mating. There isn’t much change in the female dog for at least 4 weeks. You should consult your vet 3-4 weeks after mating. :Your vet can diagnose the pregnancy at this time, about 24-32 days. […]