Discover the healthy benefits of pet ownership!

We all know how great it is to have a pet!  They comfort us and make us feel welcomed regardless of the type of day we've had.  They never judge us and their always there for us.  We found a great article on a website (www.everydayhealth.com) that we wanted to share with all our pet lovers.  Run over and take a look.  We know you'll enjoy the article...  Here's a link to the article:  Six Health......
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Burned dog will survive!

A little puppy was found Friday August 22 here in the Greensboro, NC area.  The dog had been badly burned, suffered several broken bones and was covered in maggots.  The little girl had been fighting to stay alive for probably two weeks before she was discovered. Fortunately this story has the beginnings of a good ending.   Ember (her new name is Susie) is going to recover and there have been numerous people in the community stepping......
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Conact lenses for your pet?

I saw an interesting article the other day discussing a small German company that is now making contact lenes for animals, including your favorite pet!  The company now has offices here in the US and is looking to promote the products. These lenes can be used on dogs, cats, horses, and even zoo animals.  The company claims it helps with a variety is problems with the animals including protection from UV rays that can help horses......
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The Weather Channel features segment on dog care

While we were out to eat last night we notice a special segment running on The Weather Channel concerning dog safety and care during the hot summer months.   It was a well done piece that provided good and necessary information for pet owners. You should all take special care during the summer months for your pets.  If you leave them outside (hopefully in a fenced in yard and not tied up), you need to still provide......
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Vet hospital awareness

We are looking to begin a drive to encourage all states to make any information about pet hospitals, kennels, breeders, or veterinarians available to the public via the Internet. You may be surprise to know that in many states you cannot get this information without making a formal request to the governing body.  Our home state of North Carolina is one such state. We believe that the public has a right to know any information that......
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Danger using Cocoa Mulch in your yard - can kill your dog!

Please tell every dog or cat owner you know. Even if you don't have a pet, please pass this to those who do. I received this email warning today and wanted to share it with you: Over the weekend the doting owner of two young lab mixes purchased Cocoa Mulch from Target to use in their garden. They loved the way it smelled and it was advertised to keep cats away from their garden. Their dog......
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Today's random muzing about nothing

So another day has come and gone.  I realized on my way home just how much I really enjoy seeing my two dogs when I walk in the door.  Our Border Collie we leave out but the younger "pup" is more comfortable staying in her cage.  Now before anyone writes any crazy comments, her "cage" is more like a small home.  The dimensions are about 3' X 5' so she can walk around, completely stretch out......
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