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Do you need expert dog training?

New York K-9 Training strives to take K-9 training beyond the boundaries of conventional dog training by utilizing unique training techniques. We train by nurturing constant and free communication between dog and handler to form a mutual bond. This bond...

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The Most Popular Dog Names

Most popular male and female dog names Most of us put a lot of thought into naming our new dog or puppy. We realize our dog’s name will speak volumes about our own personality, insights, or sense of humor. And...

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The Importance Of Socializing Early

Socialization is the first step in raising a well-behaved dog. During the first weeks of their lives, puppies go through a critical period of development. When a puppy is exposed to new people, places, and situations in a positive way...

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Is Your Dog A Smarty Pants?

“Is your dog smart? Of course he is. In the DogTime.com Dog Breed Center under the Trainability Breed Characteristic, 23 pure- and mixed-breed dogs received the highest — five-star — rating of “Very high” for intelligence. These dogs are usually...

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Help Us Help Our Community Cats ~Volunteer feeders needed!

Help Us Help Our Community Cats ~Volunteer feeders needed!

Volunteer feeders needed! Our feral colonies are hungry!!! We desperately need new volunteers to help feed our cat colonies. You would feed them one day a week, either Monday, Thursday or Sunday. Food provided. It takes only one hour to...

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Camp Northwind Is Growing~ Animal Peeps Wanted

Camp Northwind Kennels, of Bedford NY is growing and looking to hire a few experienced pet handlers. Bring your passion, love of pets, positive energy and prior experience and join in our never boring, fast moving, fun loving cast of...

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Things we can learn from dogs

Things we can learn from dogs

Never pass up the opportunity to go for a joyride. Allow the experience of fresh air and the wind in your face to be pure ecstasy. When loved ones come home, run to greet them. When it’s in your best...

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Common holiday pet hazards

Common holiday pet hazards

Some of the more common holiday hazards Bones: The holiday turkey or chicken will leave a lot of tantalizing bones, but don’t feed them to your pet. Beware of steak bones, too. Small bones or bone chips can lodge in...

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Cats & Dogs

Cats & Dogs

Did you know that dogs only sweat from the bottoms of their feet, the only way they can discharge heat is by panting. Also, dogs and wolves yawn as a sign of contentment. Dogs have about 100 different facial expressions,...

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Dutchess gets a visit from her mom:

Dutchess gets a visit from her mom:

We have been caring for sweet Dutchess for about a year while her owner, who lost her home, got her life back together. She came to visit Dutchess and give us the wonderful news that she’s found a job and...

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