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When should I start training my puppy?

I've never raised a child, but I have witnessed the miracle of birth when I whelped three litters of puppies. This is Brandy and her 9-day old puppies. Their eyes have not yet opened, and their ears are not fully developed. But, they have learned to use their nose to...

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A Title Does Not Equate to Quality

When I first started The Problem Pooch in 2006 I believed that I needed someone else to validate my self-worth as a trainer. I maintained my membership in the International Marine Animal Trainer's Association (IMATA), I joined and became a certified member of the...

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Tips For Finding A Lost Dog

CLICK ON IMAGE ABOVE TO DOWNLOAD A TEMPLATE OF THIS POSTER Get Help From Your Community Call your local Animal Control Facility. Notify your neighbors. Put your ego aside and knock on their door! Use social media. Create a Facebook page so people can easily...

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The ORIGINAL Problem Pooch

  I heard a familiar sound coming from the kitchen. "Someone" was rustling through the garbage can again. I knew it wasn't Steele because he was resting on his favorite spot, the living room sofa. So, it had to be Albert. I entered the kitchen and my...

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