December 2009. Page 9

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  • Do Dog People Get More Exercise Than Gym People?

    Do Dog People Get More Exercise Than Gym People?

    Dec 3, 2009 — A new British survey says theres no doubt about it: People who have dogs and walk them regularly get more exercise than the average gym...

  • "Old Man" Jake's Stock Tip

    Dec 2, 2009 — Jake has mixed feelings today. One one hand, he is thrilled that he may have finally found a stock he wants to buy. But on...

  • Should I Adopt a Dog?

    Should I Adopt a Dog?

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    Dec 2, 2009 — The decision to adopt a pet dog should not be taken lightly. A dog will affect your life in a multitude of ways, and will become a long-term commitment, as dogs live between seven and 15 years - possibly longer. Instead of rushing into it, it's...

  • Traveling with Your Dog by Airplane

    Traveling with Your Dog by Airplane

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    Dec 2, 2009 — Flying with your pet should be an easy nap for him. Learning how to travel with your dog in an airplane helps you to create a safe, predictable and calm passage for your dog when the fur flies. Prepare Well In Advance: For small dogs that will...

  • Dog Clicker Training Basics

    Dog Clicker Training Basics

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    Dec 2, 2009 — Dog clicker training employs a toy noisemaker (clicker) to mark wanted behaviors. The clicker becomes a "conditioned reinforcer" by being paired repeatedly with things the dog wants to work for (often, but not always food) which we then use to...

  • Traveling with Your Dog in the Car

    Traveling with Your Dog in the Car

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    Dec 2, 2009 — Most dogs love traveling by car. Dogs are natural nomads; and they want to be with their humans all day long. The car is like a house on wheels for them. Learn how to travel with your dog by car and how to make it safe so that you and your dog will...

  • Six Summertime Hazards for Dogs

    Six Summertime Hazards for Dogs

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    Dec 2, 2009 — Seasonal pet health hazards should be considered during the extreme temperatures of both winter and summer. Keeping pets safe during the summer is easiest if you know what the risks are and how to manage them for your dog's safety. The dog days of...

  • Tips for Traveling with Your Dog

    Tips for Traveling with Your Dog

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    Dec 2, 2009 — Dogs love to travel. They are natural nomads, used to moving around in a pack and love meeting new friends. Learning how to travel with your dog requires some knowledge and adjustments, but after a trip with your pet, you will most likely agree...

  • Traveling Across International Borders with Your Dog

    Traveling Across International Borders with Your Dog

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    Dec 2, 2009 — Every national border crossing is governed by its own set of requirements when you take your dog on holiday. Most countries make such transitions very easy. DO plan for international travel with your dog, but DO gather all the information you need to...

  • What to Ask Your Future Dog Walker

    What to Ask Your Future Dog Walker

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    Dec 2, 2009 — You may work one or more jobs, putting in very long days at the office. You come home tired, wanting to relax and are greeted by a dog bouncing off the walls, the energy she's been reserving all day in your absence waiting to be released through...

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