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Is Your Dog iCalm?

Buster with iCalm

If you have a dog, chances are that at some point you’ve put the TV or radio on for them. But have you considered that the sound you hope will be comforting might just be irritating noise to your dog? Worse yet, your music choices could actually backfire and leave your pets feeling agitated or revved […]

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What Is It Like To Cross the Canadian Border With Your Pets?

Canada Meme

Crossing the border into Canada with your pets can be a bit nerve-wracking if you’ve never done it before. And even if you have, pulling up to the border agent’s booth can be a little stressful. Knowing that something you say, the way you say it, how you look, some obscure pattern in your border […]

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Recognizing and Treating Dehydration and Heat Stroke in Dogs

Summer. It’s the most popular time of the year to vacation with your pets, but it can also be the most dangerous. Sunny days, hot temperatures, high humidity, and lots of time outside can lead to trouble – even when you’re trying to be careful! Being away from your normal routine makes it more difficult to […]

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The Fifth Paw – Carry Dog Waste Hands-Free

It never fails … in fact, I’m beginning to think they do it on purpose. Ty and Buster seem to have a knack for finding the furthest point from the trash receptacle to do their business. That leaves me juggling two leashes and two bags of waste – not to mention the odd beverage, wallet, […]

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Introducing Your Cat to RV Travel

Continuing our theme of making Take Paws a showcase for people having fun traveling with their pets (that means you!), today we’re excited to have a guest post on cat travel from Lisa McGuire, who – along with her husband, Hans, and lucky cat, Rosie – lives full-time in an RV! We met this fun trio […]

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Our Training Update … A Month Late

January was Train Your Dog Month and for the past few years Pamela, from Something Wagging This Way Comes, has turned it into a fun dog training challenge. Unfortunately, things got away from me in January … so I had my own Train Your Dog challenge in February and things went pretty well. Before we […]

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