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Can You Guess the Name of The New Police Service Dog

Can You Guess the Name of The New Police Service Dog

As K9’s Wolfe and Hal get ready to retire the Police are asking Kindergarten classes in Kawartha Pine Ridge District School Board, PVNCCDSB Kawartha Montessori School, École catholique Monseigneur-Jamot to guess the name of one of the two new Police Service Dogs! Contest starts Sept. 24! Keep watching their Facebook and Twitter feeds for your daily hint starting Sept. 24!

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Tips to Help Your Dog Through the HEAT

Have lots of hydration available like water bowls with large floating Ice – try filling and freezing an old plastic ice cream tub with water and throw in some of your dog’s favorite balls or toys to make it fun while it melts. Spraying your pooch with a fine mist of water or soaking a

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Dog Wild

8 ways to unleash your summer and ensure your dog is safe and sound while he’s getting his summer vacation’s worth. No dog drags himself out of bed on a summer morning and gives himself a “seize the day” pep talk. One scent of newly-mown grass and that dog is going to do exactly what

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3 Things You Can Do to Calm Your Dog During a Thunderstorm

Crash! Bang! Lots of dogs don’t really love loud, unpredictable sounds that they don’t understand. Thunderstorms and fireworks tend to be at the top of the list for doggie anxiety triggers. Your dog may pant, tremble, and generally try to hide, often long before the storm arrives. There’s no mistaking the signs that your dog

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Why is Grooming Your Dog in the Winter Vitally Important?

Many are under the misconception that a longer coat in the winter is better to keep our furry friends warm, after all we wear warmer clothes in the winter, right? WRONG! Nothing could be further from the truth, in fact, dogs need more grooming attention in the winter. When grooming is ignored, the skin becomes

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Nervous Behaviour in Dogs

Many dogs suffer from loneliness and separation anxiety when we go to work or go out, leaving them at home alone. Fido might chew on things, get into mischief or in some cases cause harm to himself. What may be happening is your furry friend is letting you know that they miss you and they

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Home Made Dog Biscuits

• 1 Beef or Chicken Bouillion Cube • 1/2 Cup Boiling Water • 2 1/2 Cups Flour • 1 Teaspoon of Salt • 1 Egg Mix the Bouillion Cube in boiling water in a mixing bowl until dissolved. Add 1 beaten egg and then add the remaining ingredients. Mix until blended – Do not over-mix.

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Brush Your Dog’s Teeth Daily

As a pet owner, you are probably more concerned about keeping your dog’s vaccinations up-to-date than you are about maintaining the oral health of your dog’s teeth. It is just as important to remember to brush your dog’s teeth daily. Unfortunately, dogs are subjected to the same dental problems as humans. Your dog can develop

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