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The Importance Of Choosing The Best Dog Breed For You

Choosing the best dog breed for you is a very important decision and will require research to find the best match.

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Does Glucosamine For Dogs Help With Joint Issues?

Glucosamine for dogs is being offered by many vets as a viable treatment for joint issues such as osteoarthritis.

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What's Your Opinion On The Furminator?

Just wondering what everyone's opinion is on the FURminator. The way I see it, they make no distinction between dead hair that's ready to come out and

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Australian Cattle Dog vs Australian Shepherd?

I am thinking about getting an Aussie. I currently have a two year old Australian Cattle Dog mix. I was wondering if any of you have had experiences with

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Dominance Issue With Women

Hi, I'm reaching out to the community in near desperation for suggestions on how to deal with our 14wo male Aussie who is making going for walks almost

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Does Your Pet Really Need A Dog Supplement?

Using a dog supplement has become a popular choice but what supplements should you use and are they necessary?

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6 Month Old Male Australian Shepherd Has Started Growling And Snapping

We have a 6 month old male Australian Shepherd who is so adorable and never shows any signs of aggression unless he steals something he knows he shouldn't

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Extremely Picky Blue Merle Mini Aussie

I have and extremely picky blue merle Mini Aussie. She will not eat hardly anything but turkey jerky and bully sticks. I have tried taking them away for

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2 Year Old Mini Australian Shepherd In Need Of Good Home

Yogi is a male and is a black and white Mini Australian Shepherd with blue eyes. He weighs about 16 lbs. He is very hyper and loves to run and unfortunately

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Topical Flea Treatment

Is topical flea treatment less effective on Aussies because of their dense hair layer?

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Dogs Clothes: Everyone's Crazy 'Bout A Sharp Dressed Dog

Dogs clothes may seem quite frivolous but they range from being just fun and fanciful to being practical and safe.

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Aussies in Byron, Minn

This is a weird question, I know. A few days ago I saw a young lady walking a beautiful blue merle on the southern outskirts of Byron, Minnesota. I was

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Provide A Proper Canine Diet With These Tips

A good canine diet can mean different things depending on the breed, age, health and activity level of your dog.

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Not Eating, Excessive Shedding

I have a one and a half year old Aussie and she will not eat her food. I have changed her food so many times, I’ve probably bought everything on the market

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Starting My Aussie On A Diet

I need to rehome my Sweetie for various reasons. But first, she needs a diet. I have been giving her a handful of dry food twice a day. My dog does not

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Understanding Kidney Infection In Dogs

Kidney infection in dogs is a common problem and just one of the many possible underlying causes of kidney disease.

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Put Safety First With Safety Dog Collars

Safety dog collars can be the most important investment you make in order to care for and keep your dog safe.

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Ever Hear Of A Dog Licking To Indicate "Yes" To A Question?

My Aussie Hank will tell me what he wants by a lick when I ask him a question. So he will come and sit in front of me and just stare. I know what he wants

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Four Key Dog Training Tips to Help You Lead Your Aussie

Four key dog training tips to help you lead your Australian Shepherd by dog behavior expert and author Sylvia Jay.

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Is Revolution Safe To Use On Australian Shepherds?

Is Revolution safe to use on Australian Shepherds for treating fleas and heartworms?

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What Are The Odds Of An All Merle Litter?

My blue merle Aussie just had a solid merle litter! 4 blue merles and 3 red merles to be exact! She was bred to my black tri male. How common is it for

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The Do's And Don'ts Of Housebreaking Dogs

Housebreaking dogs is one thing dog owners wish they could avoid. Here are some tips to help you get through it.

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Everything You Need To Know About Puppy Teeth

Have questions about puppy teeth? Find out more about teething in dogs, how long it takes, and caring for your pup.

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Rehoming My Sweetie

I need to rehome my Aussie for a number of reasons. First, my daughter give me the dog as a gift almost six years ago after my dog died. Second, I don't

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Why Is My Mini Aussie So Aggressive?

I have 2 cats and whenever they walk by my Aussie seems to attack them. She never seems to bite them but she growls and her teeth come out and she charges

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How Big Should My Aussie Be?

I have a 6 1/2 month old Aussie (who’s not supposed to be a Mini) whose weight seems to be somewhere between 30-35 pounds, (using a human scale so it’s

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18 Weeks Mini Aussie

Today I took my Mini Aussie pup Mihko to the vet and she weights 5lbs 6oz. I don't know if it is normal for her weight? She looks so tiny to me. She is

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How To Stop Two Aussie Puppies From Biting, Jumping Up, And Getting Under Foot?

I recently added two Aussie puppies to my family. They constantly walk and jump up at my pants and stay under my feet. I tell them no and pry their mouth

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Femoral Osteotomy Surgery For Australian Shepherd?

My six month old Aussie puppy has hurt his hip and our vet has recommended a femoral head osteotomy for repair. I am having a hard time with both the idea

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Keep Your Dog Thinking With Ingenious Dog Puzzles

Dog puzzles are a great way to engage your dog's mind, fight boredom and keep them from more destructive behavior.

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