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Bringing Baby Home: How to Introduce Your Dog to Your Baby

For many of us, dogs are our first babies. We cuddle and coddle them. We get up with them at all hours of the night (and jump with the agility of Olympians when we hear them start to retch at 3am). We cheer through their milestones and applaud their adorable tricks. And, when we find…
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How to Get a Dog to Stop Begging

My dog has always been what I’d call “food-motivated,” but age and a kid have kicked it up a notch, to say the least. Whereas she used to linger casually, but hopefully, while we were eating, she’s recently taken to straight-up whining and even howling at us from beside the table. We haven’t ever been…
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5 Common Ways Dogs Show Affection

Dogs and humans have an unshakable bond, one that goes back tens of thousands of years. With such a rich history of companionship, it’s no surprise they’ve developed some pretty sophisticated means of communicating with us, and vice versa. It’s actually pretty amazing, if you think about it, that this entirely different species lives alongside…
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