Two days before Tamil New Year, a friend called us about a 3 year old male Doberman that had been tied up in a vacant house and needed attention. We were hesitant at first because rescue cases need a lot of commitment and effort that a working couple couldn’t handle. But we decided to have a look anyway.
An important aspect of raising a confident family dog is socialization. The term socialization has many connotations, that we will eventually delve into over several posts, but at the moment, we are concerned about the dog’s acceptability to a sudden change in environment. Simplest of all examples, is taking your dog to a new place. Like …
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The sheer scale and volume of tick infestations can drive you nuts. If unattended, dogs could pick up dangerous infections that could be fatal in some cases. Here’s what you need to know.