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Venison Recipe for Dogs

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Venison is a good, low fat, meat to feed your dog.  If you have the ability to get fresh wild venison it will be even better. In this simple recipe I use: Fresh Ground Venison Organic Broccoli (flash steamed) Organic Kale *** Be sure to add a multi vitamin to your dog’s diet

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Puppy Training Rules of 9

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Puppy Training Puppies are in their developmental foundation stage and depending on what they experience, and how they experience it, this will create the dog they become. Most idiosyncrasies that dogs have can be often be traced back to things that happened as puppies, in particular fear and aggression. If a puppy has a bad experience and nothing is done …

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Rattlesnake Avoidance Training – the Truth

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Rattlesnake Avoidance Training What it will and what it won’t do for your dog. Just the other day my neighbor told me that his dog was button by a rattlesnake. We began to discuss this since he knows that I offer avoidance training. We discussed if this training would have helped; in some situations it will, others it won’t. To …

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Vegetables for Dogs

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Some of My Dog’s Favorite Vegetables I like to add fresh, organic vegetables to my dog’s raw food diet. Here I share with you some of my favorite vegetables for dogs, especially the ones my dog loves.  Kale and celery are among our favorites.  I also like to add a little parsley among other healthy veggies from the farmer’s markets.  I find …

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Dog Aggression in the Foster’s Home…

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Shelter dogs can often develop behavioral problems including dog aggression. This is an email from a person who rescued such a dog. The dog was perfect in the shelter and perfect with a local foster. This behavior may have a lot to do with his recent experiences. If you read along you’ll see my assessment and comments on the mistakes …

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Green Tripe Excalibur

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In this special recipe I use: Green Tripe’s Excalibur Organic Kale Organic Cucumber Organic Rolled Oats Spirulina Powder Vitamin and Probiotic Supplement Organic Turmeric Natural Wild Salmon Oil …and a whole lotta love!

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Dog Food Q & A

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One of the most common things I am asked is ,”What dog food do you feed your dog?”  Although I opt for a primarily raw or home made diet, there are several off-the-shelf dog foods that I will work into my dog’s diet. Those store bought dog food brands currently include Ziwi Peak, Stella & Cheweys and Addiction.  I will not …

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Barking Dogs

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People seem to be annoyed at two types of dogs: biting dogs and barking dogs. today I’d like to address the Barking Dogs. There are certain things to look at in dogs that bark – some you can change and some you can’t. For example, dogs bark to alert that someone is coming or something is wrong. That you don’t …

What You Can Expect from Your Dog

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People generally have very high expectations from their dogs. They are always telling people how smart they (the dogs) are and how good they are. This is often followed by the statement “except for when…” That is where the litany of excuses comes in. Such as, except for when: The door is left open There’s another dog around He sees …