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You Too Can Create a Nuisance Dog

You too can create a nuisance dog. You might be doing it right now. You probably don’t even know you’re doing it. Are you inadvertently training your dog to be a pest?

Scene 1: You are getting Fido’s dinner ready. He is barking furiously. You hurry up and get his food into the bowl and give it to him so …

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Don’t Let Protein Go to the Dogs

A commercial currently running on TV states, “How much protein does your dog food have? Eighteen percent? Twenty? [The advertising brand] has thirty. Active dogs crave nutrient-dense food . . . .”

Makes you want to run out and buy a bag, or maybe two.

Stop. Read the quote again. Note the words “active dogs.”

What is an active dog? …

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