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  According to the 2015 National Pet Obesity Association Survey, about 53.4% of U.S. dogs are either overweight or obese. That’s over 58,000,000 pets who could be living longer, healthier and happier lives - all they need is a balanced diet and regular exercise. The good news is, there are a few simple steps you can take to improve Fido’s wellbeing. Dogs who stay fit enjoy a faster metabolism, higher energy levels, improved muscle tone and are less likely to develop behavioral problems. Here are seven time-tested ways to keep your dog fit and healthy. #1 - Know Your Dog’s...

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As is with any newly acquired dog, the first thing you want to do is teach it to do something. That’s definitely easier said than done, as depending on the dog, you could be faced with stubbornness and disinterest. Here are 5 easy tricks you can teach your dog today! Trick One: Be Loved Puppy—and Kiss Me Image:   Embed from Getty Images     The kiss trick is one of the simplest tricks to teach your dog. It is easily confused with a dog smothering you in licks, but it’s actually quite different. A clicker, post-it, treats, and your...

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Dogs are becoming a common addition to several homes across the US. According to the ASPCA, there are between 70-80 million dogs in the US alone. That’s a whole lot of dogs, but who’s leading the pack when it comes to the top favorites and why they made the cut? The American Kennel Club publishes annual top dogs in America list, that highlights the most owned and preferred pets in the states. Did your four-legged friend make the cut? We’ll see! First in its Class for 25 years: Labrador Retrievers That’s right Labrador Retrievers top the charts and have been...

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We all know the term “Man’s best friend”, it is used to describe dogs. It signifies the loyalty and obedience of dogs, particularly domesticated dogs that people have come to appreciate so much. Over the ages, dogs have become an essential part of human life since they play many roles in society. Companion, protector, police aid, guides for the elderly and handicapped are just a few of the roles that dogs play. Being such a helpful animal, they have to be taken care of. Otherwise, they will exhibit many undesired behaviors such as disobedience, biting, destroying public property etc. We...

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For pet owners, one this is for certain—your pet loves treats! Have you ever taken the time to think about what’s in the treats you are giving your dogs and under what circumstance you give them treats? Many never give it a second thought and there are some very important factors to take into account when treating your dog with treats!  How to Know if Your Dog Treats Are Unhealthy Keep an Eye Out for Propylene Glycol The food and treats that we give our pets should be governed by the same healthy lifestyle that we have chosen for ourselves—plus...

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