Pet dental month

More about Doggie Dental Care

This was sent to us from a CCI friend. The advice is from veterinarian Dr. Donna Solomon with seven of her favorite dental myths. Myth 1: When it comes to dental health, dry food is definitely better than canned food for your pet. False. In general, feeding dry food may be slightly better than canned food […]

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Red Cross ap

First Aid Pet App is a Lifesaver

A new Red Cross app puts lifesaving information for dogs and cats at your fingertips. The 99¢ Pet First Aid app gives iPhone and Android smartphone users instant access to expert information. Find step-by-step instructions, videos and images for more than 25 common first aid and emergency situations. Learn how to treat wounds, control bleeding, […]

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Dog & teeth

Brush Up on Doggie Dental Care

February is National Pet Dental Health Month. According to the American Veterinary Medical Association, one of the most common problems veterinarians see is dental disease. Up to 80% of dogs show signs of oral disease by age three. Here are some signs that your dog may have a problem: Red swollen gums and brownish teeth […]

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Puppy love and Clyds

Puppy Love Wins the Hearts of Super Bowl Viewers

Budweiser’s “Puppy Love” commercial won USA Today’s annual Super Bowl Ad Meter. An online audience of 6,272 preregistered panelists from across the country voted for their favorite Super Bowl commercials. Click here if you haven’t seen the adorable pup make friends with one of Budweiser’s classic Clydesdales, or to see it again.     Another […]

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Agility course

Make Way for Mutts

For the first time in its 138-year history, the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show will permit mutts—the Westminster Kennel Club is calling them “all American dogs”—to participate. Until this year, only purebreds were part of the premiere event. Mutts and purebreds will show their skills in the First Masters Agility Championship, which will feature dogs […]

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Dumb dogs?

I hear it all the time, that dumb dog does…. It’s a dog’s life the list goes on. Well we must be really lucky because our dogs seem to be smart . They can tell time within minutes, feeding time is 5am and 5 pm, don’t ever forget or you’ll have three Golden retrievers in […]

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Fischer 3/7/2011

Fischer 3/7/2011

Fischer is growing like a weed at 16 weeks he was 31lbs. The Vet thinks he’ll be 85-90 lbs when fully grown. He attended his first formal training class on Saturday. He did real well on Sit, Down,Heel however , he thinks is sit in front looking for a treat. We have to work on […]

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New Arrival

New Arrival

Santa delivered a new puppy on Dec 26th. We are Puppy Raisers for Canine Companions for Independence http://www.CCI.org . Our new puppy “Fischer” arrived healthy and is cute as a button. Our charge is to teach “Fischer” about 30 commands including sit, down, heel, here and many more. “Fischer” will learn to lay quietly under […]

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