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For My Fellow Dog Moms

I recently ran across this poem from years ago.  As a dog mom, I cannot begin to explain what a joy my dogs and all the dogs that I am so blessed to take care of mean to me. Happy Mother’s Day to all of my fellow dog moms!   I made and ate hot […]

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Is Rawhide Safe for my Dog?

First, let’s answer the question, what is rawhide?   Rawhide is the tough inner layer of bull, cow, water buffalo or horse hides. It is essentially a byproduct of the meat industry. What are the dangers of rawhide?   First of all, rawhide is not considered a food item. Thus, it is not covered by any labeling, processing, […]

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Spring Plant Hazards For Your Pet

Spring has begun in the Carolinas!  Even though they are beautiful, some plants are poisonous to pets if ingested.  Some can even be deadly!  Here are some plants to keep out of your dog’s reach: Autumn Crocus – Can cause severe vomiting, gastrointestinal bleeding, liver and kidney damage and even respiratory failure Azalea – Even a few […]

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Give a Dog a Bone

Many people think of chewing as “just a puppy thing” but the fact is, canines in the wild spend quite a bit of time every day chewing on bones, in order to extract every last calorie and mineralthey need. Our dogs have a ready food supply, so they don’t have to spend every spare moment […]

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A Lifetime of Dry Dog Food?

Would you feed your two legged child the same “nutritionally complete” dry cereal at every meal for their entire lifetime?  Then why do we feed our four legged fur babies like this? When dry dog food hits the dog’s stomach, it is not what the stomach expects.  The stomach then needs a huge influx of […]

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Human foods that are harmful to dogs.

There are many common human foods that are really harmful to your dog.  Their digestive systems are different than ours so not everything you eat is a good idea to share with the pooch. Bones from fish and cooked bones can obstruct the digestivesystem.  Not good! Chocolate, coffee, tea and caffeinated drinks are bad.  They contain caffeine which could be toxic and impact the […]

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Do you ever wonder what happens at Dogs All Day?

I mean, what is a typical day?  We have 5 separate play yards so we separate dogs by size, temperament, play style, etc.  Each play yard has an inside and an outside so we can accommodate poor weather.  But the dogs that are here, whether just for the day or staying overnight, are out in […]

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We’re BLOGGING!

Welcome to the Dogs All Day blog.  I am very excited to have this forum to communicate and share ideas with you.  I plan to write about dog behavior, nutrition, grooming, training, health and wellness, really fabulous retail products I have found, and more.  I want your comments and suggestions.  I don’t proclaim myself as […]

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