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High Tech Dog Games To Pamper Your Dog

Dog games may have been around since dogs were first domesticated, but today high tech is invading all parts of our lives. It’s no surprise that high tech dog games and dog toys are now on the rise. Not all of them pass our review, but those that have are included here for you. We’ll keep adding to the high tech dog games list as new items qualify for a mention. Subscribe by downloading our free eBook or follow us on
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Get The Best Dog Park Experience and Avoid These Common Disasters

It is often said that “A dog park is like a cocktail party, where you don’t know anyone and everyone is drunk. You could have fun, but it could be a disaster.”   Why Your Dog May Need a Dog Park Dogs need a place where they can run free, off their leashes, and do “doggy” things. Many dog owners do not have yards and their dogs would otherwise spend their entire outdoor lives on a leash. This situation has
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Little Known Facts About How Much Exercise a Dog Actually Needs

Our dogs rely on us to give them the exercise they need to keep them engaged, fit and healthy. Physically, dogs will become obese if they are not allowed to burn off the calories they take in during the day. This is especially true if they are being given a lot of treats in compensation for lack of attention. Dog behavior experts generally agree that too little exercise is causing unwanted behavioral problems in dogs as well as an epidemic
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7 of the Best ‘Old School’ Games for Dogs

Games for dogs and their owners have been around for a long, long time. Play is normal for dogs, just like running and eating and rolling in anything that can make them smell interesting.   There’s a reason these ‘old school’ games have stood the test of time. They work, and they don’t require much equipment, if any. There’s great fun and convenience to be had with High Tech Dog Games and Dog Puzzle Games but let’s revisit some of the original games and
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How to Stop Your Dog Licking Their Paws

Can’t work out why your dog keeps licking his paws like crazy? Think about it. Why do some people chew their fingernails? We all want our dogs to have nice healthy paws like the one pictured, not ones that have been licked pink, or worse, chewed on until they are red-raw.   Why Do Dogs Keep Licking Their Paws? The ‘dog licking paws’ problem comes in two varieties: medical and mental. Let’s say your dog is well-adjusted*, totally relaxed, has
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How to Stop a Dog from Digging

So your dog is an excavating machine, and your lawn looks more like a beach than a back yard. We’ll show you how to stop a dog from digging, but first you need to understand exactly what’s affecting your dog.   When it’s More Than a Digging Problem… Dogs dig for many reasons, but problem digging has 5 main causes. The worst of these is when it’s just one part of  broader ‘Crazy Dog Behavior‘ where your dog also barks
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Dog Puzzle Games Spicing Up The Life Of A Bored Dog

Some dog puzzle games are simple chew toys with tiny treats, while others can confound your hound. Others are perfect for getting a lazy dog up and about. The right dog puzzle toys are good for your dog. Sometimes they are good for you too! But which ones? We solve the ‘dog puzzle game’ puzzle for you.   Dog Puzzle Games – What Are They Good For? To know what puzzle game will fit your dog’s needs, you need to understand their purpose.
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Who Else Wants To Have Fun With Their Dog?

Are you looking for fun things to do with your dog? We have the list you need, from the everyday to the downright zany. You’re sure to want to try some of these.   1. Walk the Dog There’s no surprise here – you should walk your dog every day. It’s certainly fun for your dog, but maybe it’s not fun for you because your dog is straining at the leash. If that’s the case, read how to Stop a Dog Pulling on the Leash. Be
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Do’s And Don’ts of DIY Dog Toys

  Dogs love to play, and what they play with matters. In this article about Toys and DIY Dog Toys, we’ll explain the important Do’s and Don’ts. And we’ll talk about chewing. We’ll also show you how to make something your dog will love to get their teeth into. First let’s start with the Don’ts, because the wrong toy can really hurt your dog.   Don’t Have a Choking Hazard For a Toy You need to be on the watch
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Top 10 DIY Dog Projects With Something For Everyone

  Ready to get into some of our Top 10 DIY Dog Projects? Let’s face it, we have hands and tools and other things our dog doesn’t have and we can do things our dogs can’t do for themselves, so let’s have a bit of fun and make life a little better for our best friend. These Top 10 DIY Dog Projects range from simple to complex, so you’re sure to find one that you can take on today.  Make
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