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Dogs Dream!

Legs twitching, muffled barking and growling, quivering, teeth chattering, nose and eyes moving are all signs of a dog dreaming. Dogs dream quite similarly to humans. “During sleep the brain wave patterns of dogs are similar to that of people, and go through the same stages of electrical activity observed in humans, all of which is consistent… View Article
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Siberian Huskies

Siberian Huskies originated in northeastern Russia to help the Chukchi nomads. Huskies were used as fast transport (pulling a sled) and as pets, much like they are today. Though many Huskies are kept as pets, there are large groups used in dog sled races around the northern parts of the world and in search and… View Article
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Picking a rescue: part 1 (pet shelter)

Finding the perfect pet for you family can happen in many different ways, some people will search for a great breeder with a specific breed of dog in mind, while others prefer to visit a shelter and see which pet will “speak” to them. The more people adopt from shelters the more we see these… View Article
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American Shorthair Cat

  The American Shorthair cat dates back to at least the 10th century. Originally, the Romans brought this cat with them to England. Later British settlers brought them along with them to America. They were traditionally known as domestic shorthair but were later defined as American Shorthair to distinguish them from free bred cats. This… View Article
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Intro to dog sports: Rally

Rally is a super fun way of taking your dog’s training forward. Rally mixes the cues taught in an obedience class with some aspects of agility. There is a designated course that dog and handler need to follow, but the team can move at their own pace. This dog sport includes a little of everything… View Article
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