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Five Great Ways to Challenge Your Dog’s Mind

Proper exercise for dogs is important to their overall physical and mental wellbeing, but often “mental exercise” is given short shrift when looking at fulfilling a dog’s needs. Dogs that are bored and that have little mental and environmental stimulation can develop mild to severe behavioral problems as a result. Providing your dog with “brain exercise” is easy to …

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Why You Won’t See Your Dog’s Heartworm Symptoms, Until it’s Advanced

Heartworm disease is caused by a mosquito transmitted parasite. If left untreated, it can be a debilitating disease and sometimes prove fatal. Pets infected with heartworms can be found in all states, in spite of the fact that very effective heartworm prevention products are available. The good news is that I’ve noticed more and more …

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Acupuncture

Posts by: Jason Carr, Former Pet Health Network Editor-in-Chief Animal acupuncture isn’t a new concept. According to Christian Nordqvist of medicalnewstoday.com, it has been practiced for thousands of years. It involves thin needles being poked through the skin at specific points on the body. Nordqvist explains, “According to traditional Chinese medical theory, acupuncture points are located …

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