Dog fighting is awful. Anyone with a soul knows that.
Yet it somehow continues daily. It's barbaric. We feel like we're stuck living in the past in many ways.
Animal cruelty doesn't have to be something we just have to live with. We can do something to help stop it, even just raising awareness is the first step in the war against dog fighting.
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Does your dog DREAD taking a bath with every bone in his dog body (like this one)?
Well, luckily for you, there are ways to keep your dog from stinking and they'll love to take baths in no time!
Tags: aspca, bathing, cleaning, dog, grooming, health, pets, tips, training
House training your puppy may not be the easiest thing to do, but if you want to keep your surroundings clean and disaster-free, then you really have no choice but to do it!
So to make sure your puppy doesn't have accidents, the ASPCA listed six basic house training steps you can follow:
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Earlier this year, a Shih Tzu named Dora was rescued by designer and architect Robert Couturier, and since her story was inspiring, the ASPCA is remembering her heartening tale!
Dora was rescued last holiday season with an injured tail and almost starving, but as soon as Couturier took her into his loving arms, her whole persona changed.
Robert remembers how happy his new doggie was when he rescued her, he said:
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Holiday cheer for your pets should be on the top of your to-do list.
Especially since they are ALWAYS on the nice list!
So what hazards should be avoided to protect them??? Follow the ASPCA's tips below!
CLICK THE JUMP!!!
Tags: aspca, cat, cute, dog, hazards, health, holidays, pets, safety, tips
Have you wondered why Fido likes to chew on your favorite things?
Chances are, he or she could be sick…or worse…bored! Dogs need plenty of stimulation, physically and mentally, and if there's no love…they don't have any love for your stuff!
So how do you stop your cutie from chewing on the wrong things???
Follow these tips from the ASPCA to find out!
Tags: aspca, behavior, chew toys, chewing, dog, health, pets, tips, training
When you go shopping this holiday season, make sure it doesn't involve store puppies!
A majority of store dogs come from mills, horrid places where puppies don't see the light of day.
You don't want to treat your new puppy like an average toy, do you?
Puppy store pets can also run the risk of being unhealthy, so why risk it?
Watch (above) as ASPCA tells us more about staying away from puppy stores!
Tags: aspca, dog, inspiration, pets, puppy, puppy mill, store