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Hot Diggety Dog: Keeping Your Canine Cool

Hot Diggety Dog: Keeping Your Canine Cool

Don’t let your hound get too hot during the dog days of summer. Wearing a fur coat all year long can be a bit much. Heat stroke kills many dogs each summer. Fortunately there are ways to help them keep their cool. Dogs usually have a body temperature of between 101 and 102.5 degrees Fahrenheit. [...]

Dig Your Dog: Choose Your Breed Carefully

Dig Your Dog: Choose Your Breed Carefully

Your pup’s breed can determine whether or not you will dig your dog. When choosing a pooch, don’t be impetuous. Through selective breeding, humans have created an incredibly diverse canine species. Breeds from the cheeky Chihuahua to the massive Mastiff were custom-tailored by humans to serve a unique purpose. It’s no accident that German shepherds [...]