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Getting a new puppy is always a treat, and if you’re blessed to have a Maltipoo puppy, then there’s no doubt you’re in for an incredibly fun time. The Maltipoo is a Maltese poodle mix and is an incredibly entertaining and adorable dog breed to own. With that being said, the Maltipoo puppy may be a small dog, even considered a teacup breed, but that doesn’t mean your puppy won’t be overflowing with energy. In fact, these little bundles of fur will most likely have abounding energy – ready to play and interact with you as a dog owner at…

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If you’re looking for some new intriguing and exciting dog toys for your golden labrador retriever, it may be a bit overwhelming when you consider that there are thousands and potentially tens of thousands of different types of dog toys available on the market. No matter what dog toy your dog likes, though, it may be overwhelming at first to try to find the one you want, or even more so the category you’re trying to buy from. Because of this, here are the 15 toy types your golden labrador will love. Keep in mind that these are toy categories,…

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If a dog is eating cat poop, whether it’s out of the litter box or when your dog finds cat poo outdoors, it’ll often leave its owner wondering — why?Not just why, but how common it is, if it’s bad for their dog, and most importantly how to stop their dog from eating cat poop. If your dog is eating poop — be it cat litter or just cat poo, these are important aspects to consider, and questions you should know the answer to.Because of this, it’s crucial to know the science behind why dogs like cat poo, and just…

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There’s nothing quite as cute as a mini-husky. These miniature dogs are incredibly cute and inquisitive and make great companions. Whether you own a miniature husky or a full-sized Siberian husky, absolutely nothing changes — these dogs are a bundle of energy, excitement, and inquisitiveness. This small dog has nothing small about its personality.The miniature husky, also known as the Alaskan Klee Kai, is a miniature Siberian husky mix that has grown more popular in recent years. This small dog averages anywhere between 13 inches and 18 inches in height, divided into three sizes.Because of this, there are plenty of…

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Your dog is like your child – you need to get them vaccinated to help prevent them from getting diseases. Their core vaccines include distemper, canine hepatitis, rabies, and canine parvovirus, or parvo. Additional vaccines may be given depending on how active your dog is. You can skip many extras if they’re typically homebound, though you should always stay up to date on your parvovirus vaccine. It’s possibly the most important vaccine you can give your dog because if they get parvo, this devastating virus may cost you a lot of money and your dog’s life.You may be wondering what…

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Finding the right hypoallergenic dog for your family is easy! Today, many families have a member allergic to dogs, so finding a hypoallergenic dog is essential.The fur from dogs is the primary culprit in allergic reactions. On the other hand, Hypoallergenic dogs shed very little and are an excellent choice for families that have children. These dogs can weigh 100 to 140 pounds and have an average lifespan of ten to eleven years.To learn more about large hypoallergenic dogs you should know about, read on.If you’re thinking about getting one for your family, know that they are friendly to children…

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As a dog owner, you love your furry friend. That means you’re willing to do everything it takes to preserve and cultivate your dog’s health. One primary component of that is your dog’s diet; we want to ensure that they get enough nutrients to keep them strong. However, sometimes we’re unsure what foods are suitable for our pets and which ones may prove toxic. No need to fear! This article will address one of the most commonly asked questions by pet owners: can my dog have a bell pepper?Further, we will explore other nutritious foods that are good for your…

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No matter the time of the year, it’s always the time of the year to do something fun with your blue pit. A blue-nose pitbull is like any other dog — they enjoy a fun and engaging activity with their owner! Because of this, here are 19 activities to do with your blue pitbull. These activities include anything from playing fetch or tug-of-war to going on a backpacking trip and even starting your dog’s social media account. No matter the activity you do with your dog, so long as it’s engaging and a great way for you to spend time…

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