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Dogs Falling Through The Ice

In doing my research for blogs this week, I came across three different news stories of dogs falling through the ice into lakes or rivers.  Not only does this endanger the dog, it puts rescuers at risk as well.

Just a reminder:  if you take your dog out walking near frozen bodies of water this winter, make sure he is properly restrained.  Unfortunately, he can’t read the signs that say “Keep off – Thin Ice.”  Take the responsibility to keep your dog safe, even though he’d much rather be chasing wildlife!

Until next time,

Good day, and good dog!

Tuesday’s Top Ten: Prepare Your Dog for Winter

As cold weather overtakes much of the country, it’s time to make sure your dog is properly prepared for the winter.  Just as you winterize your home and your garden, you need to make special accomodations for your pets, as well.  Below are the top ten tips from the American Kennel Club on ways to winterize your dog.

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