Monthly Archives: June 2012

My Dog Loving Friend

Over 10 years ago, I needed a dog walker for our yellow lab. I was working away from our home, and knew she needed someone special to get her out, and excercised. Ann Brown was the perfect fit. She lived nearby, and was … Continue reading

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Tips for Brushing A Dog’s Teeth

We have a Labrador, who, at thirteen, has never had her teeth brushed. We were aware of the importance of dental hygiene, but had never climbed on board, so to speak. Fortunately, she has been blessed with a clean bill … Continue reading

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A Great Dane Rescue – A Lovely “Tail”

I love meeting people and their dogs, which is a perk I enjoy daily when I am out on my walks. For months I have been watching an unlikely pair at the dog off-leash park, a senior gentleman and a … Continue reading

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Car Rides With The Dog

My job involves driving dogs to the off leash park daily. I try to make their commute as fast as possible, knowing that their bladders are full, and that their fun  is at the park, rather than in the car. … Continue reading

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A Tribute to a Family Dog

When the beloved family dog dies it is such a sad event for all involved. Owners all grieve in different ways, and time is really the only healer to ease the heartache. I have experienced this myself with the loss … Continue reading

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Dog and Skunks Helpful Tips

I received a panicked phone call from a good friend recently late at night. Her dog, Lady, whom I walk on a regular basis, had been skunked in their garden. I believe that it’s Murphy’s Law that dogs often get … Continue reading

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