Elsie: Dog of the month

Elsie When is your dog’s birthday? Born February 2015 Where did you get her? Adopted from the City of Irving Shelter in April 2015 at 8 weeks old       Describe your dog in five words. Energetic, intelligent, athletic, determined, adorable             What is your dog’s favorite food?  Rotisserie… View Article
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Pet chiropractor

We’ve all heard about chiropractors helping out humans, but did you know there are chiropractors for pets? They are becoming a go to option for many pet parents who are looking for alternatives to medication and surgery, as well as part of a holistic approach to care for their pets. Together with your veterinarian, a… View Article
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Inside the breed: Greyhounds

Greyhounds are one of the oldest breeds on record. This breed dates back to ancient Greece and Egypt. Depictions of greyhounds can be found in paintings and carvings dating back to 2900 BC. They were brought to America by the Spanish in the 1500s and grew in popularity, used mostly for hunting hares, jack rabbits,… View Article
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Dog training: Teaching target

Teaching your dog to target on cue is a very useful tool. At first we teach it as a way to get our dog to redirect her attention when loose leash walking, or as an alternative to “come”, but it is the building block for many exercises. For assistance dogs, “touch” can evolve into turning… View Article
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