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Dogs in Heat

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Now your little female puppy is becoming a young lady! More fun ahead when she comes into heat at around six months to 24 months of age. Most female dogs have two cycles of heat per year which allow the dog to release eggs and reproduce. These cycles start after the dog has reached puberty. Continue reading


Puppy for Christmas

Christmas Puppy

Are you considering getting a puppy for Christmas for your children?

This can be a very fun idea, but there are a few things you need to take into consideration.

Some people are very much against puppies as gifts, but I have seen it work out really well for the family as long as good thought and planning are done before the actual purchase. Continue reading


How to Take Care of a Dog

Caring for your new puppy

Whether this is your first, or you have had other dogs, it never hurts to take a little refresher course in how to take care of a dog.
Different breeds require some “specialty” care, but in this article, we’re going to talk about the general care and keeping of your new friend. Continue reading


Why Get a Dog?

Cute Puppy can be your best friend

Why get a dog, and why not get a dog? Those are both great questions you should ask yourself before you take the plunge and bring home that cute puppy.

Several years ago, a newly married couple decided they would get a dog, specifically a poodle. A lady they knew had two miniature poodles and the young woman fell in love with them.

Being a newlywed, the husband wanted to please his new wife and consented. He had heard of someone who had a poodle for sale, so they went to take a look. Well, the poodle that was for sale was a full sized Standard Poodle, not the miniature that the young woman wanted. But afraid to say no, she bought the dog and took it home. Continue reading