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Cold weather tips for your dog

Cold weather tips for your dog

As our minds turn to cold weather, many of us are buying ice-melting salt.  We are also checking anti-freeze in our cars.  Both of these substances can be lethal for your dog if ingested, according to the ASPCA.  Anti-freeze is...

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A Thanksgiving Tail of Turkey

A Thanksgiving Tail of Turkey

If I could, I would cue the music Don’t Stop Believin’ by Journey, partially because it is appropriate for this dog and partially because I truly love that song.  In a world filled with broken dreams, it is my joy...

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Veterans Day for Dogs?

Veterans Day for Dogs?

It is no secret that since my son is a Marine, my husband is retired Air Force, and my other son was in the Army, (my Dad was in the Air Force, too!), my blood is red, white and blue....

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Dog Bath Tip

It’s bath day at my house with 3 dogs and each using 3-4 towels each , you can do the math. That’s ALOT of  towels !!!! So when someone told me about using a shammy , ( yes …. a...

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Developing great friendships because of our pets

I have been thinking a lot about the wonderful people I have met by helping with their pets and how great this has been.  The bonds are so strong. Even though the years have flown by, I would love to...

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Ecollars and the leash law

Having worked with and/or for Jemi since 1999, I make no bones about the fact that I am highly biased against ecollars aka shock collars.  I have seen ecollars used by highly trained people, and not so highly trained people....

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Welcome to our new website

After a crippling couple of months spent without being able to really update our site, we are so excited to launch our new website today! Please check it out and give us your comments.  You can look forward to seeing...

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WHY WON’T MY DOG GO TO THE BATHROOM OUTSIDE?

Training tip Given the current snowy weather, it is no wonder that many of our dogs don’t feel the need to go outside right now to use the bathroom. Personally, we have never been so glad to have indoor plumbing...

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‘TWAS THE NIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS, IN THE DOG HOUSE

MERRY CHRISTMAS TO OUR WONDERFUL CLIENTS! ’Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the place We dogs had just finished our late evening race; The puppies were scattered all over the floor, In hopes that a stranger would come...

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THE HERD MUST BE HEARD

One of the things to value most in training is a dog’s breed. Besides the sex of the dog, it is the one thing you can’t change. And it is probably the thing that people do the least amount of...

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