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Canine Acupressure & TCM
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Benefits of Canine Acupressure and Massage
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Utah Dog Massage
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Does your dog show signs of separation anxiety?

Does your dog go a little too crazy when you are away?  It could be a sign of separation anxiety.  We all want our dogs to be jumping with joy whenever they see us because it makes us feel loved and important.  But if the stress of you being away is causing problems, it’s time to address what …

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My Furry Valentine

Does your Valentine have four legs, fur, and a cute little black nose?  For many of us, our dog is our Furry Valentine.  Who else loves us so unconditionally and is always there, no matter what?  While your dog needs to stay far away from the V-day chocolates, there are many other ways to show …

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Finding a Doggie Daycare or Boarder You Can Trust

For most of us pet parents, sooner or later we need the services of a doggie daycare or boarding facility.  Even for those of us who try to include our dogs in everything we do, situations come up where we are in need of having someone we trust to take care of our dog.  Whether …

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Taking Great Photos of Your Dog

There is nothing I love more than taking great photos of my dog.  This isn’t always as easy as the end result makes it look.  Dogs don’t have the longest attention spans, are often quick to give in to distractions and very rarely hold still.  Even harder than getting a great shot of a dog, …

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Cookies for your dog that you can eat too!

Making cookies for you and your dog need not be two separate events. With this recipe, you can make something for the two of you with just a few simple modifications. This is a small batch recipe, making just enough for a few fresh cookies for both of you as a special treat. The cookies …

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Homemade Chicken Jerky for your Dog

These simple homemade chicken jerky treats for your dog are a snap to make and take the worry away from buying jerky from the store. Ingredients: 1 lb chicken (stir-fry cut) 4 Tbsp water 2 Tbsp local wild honey 2 Tbsp un-sulphurated blackstrap molasses 1 Tbsp dried rosemary Preparation: Grind the rosemary with a mortar …

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Can dogs have wheatgrass?

You might enjoy the taste and benefits of the occasional shot of wheatgrass for yourself but wonder about wheatgrass for dogs. Benefits of wheatgrass Wheatgrass is one of the best living sources of chlorophyll available. It has over 100 elements that are needed by our bodies. It’s loaded with amino acids, enzymes, protein, vitamins, and …

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Healthy Homemade Dog Biscuits

Choosing the ingredients of what your dog eats is essential to good health.  Muy dog loves fresh baked cookies in a variety of assortments!  These biscuits are very simple to make and are a bit hit at our house. 2 cups whole wheat flour (we use Bob’s Red Mill) 1/4 cup wheat bran 1/8 cup rolled …

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Eggs – a balanced protein supplement for your dog

Does your dog like eggs? There are many benefits of eggs for dogs. They are a great source of protein and they provide many vitamins, minerals, good fats and various trace nutrients. A large egg contains about  77 calories, with 5 grams of fat and 6 grams of protein with all 9 essential amino acids. …

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Beef and Blueberry Casserole

Home-cooked meals for dogs This recipe incorporates whole food goodness in an easy to make recipe that you and your dog can share.  It contains quinoa, which is an ancient seed, not a grain. So even if your dog is grain-free you can feed this recipe. Ingredients: ½ lb. beef stew meat ½  cup goat milk 1 ½ …