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Dog Health Tips Archives - NYC Dog Trainer

Have you ever wondered as to the usefulness of  teaching your dog down/stay or quietly lying on his side? Well: Today my dog Petzi needed to get some x-rays. Thanks to Petzi’s skills and the kind techs at  All Caring Animal Hospital in Great Barrington http://www.vcahospitals.com/all-caring/our-team/veterinarians this was accomplished without sedation! What a gift!  

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Dogs and cleaning products don’t mix.  However harmful many common cleaning products are to humans, dogs are especially sensitive to them.  Dogs spend a lot more time on our floors, our carpets and even in our toilets!  Even many ‘green’ cleaning products are harmful to us and to our dogs. If you’re worried about harming […]

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Here is an interesting article by Dr. Sophia Yin about body condition and food motivation. Unfortunately many dogs are quite overweight and in my experience dog guardians tend to underestimate the fact that they are undermining not just the physical health of their dogs but that there are very important behavioral ramifications as well. http://drsophiayin.com/blog/entry/is-your-dog-fit-or-fat-learn-how-to-body-condition-score-him […]

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