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DIY Dog Birthday Cake Recipe

Dog Cake RecipeIngredients:1 egg1/4 cup peanut butter1/4 cup sunflower oil1 teaspoon vanilla extract1/3 cup honey1 cup shredded carrots1 cup whole wheat flour1 teaspoon baking soda Directions: Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Grease a an 8 inch cake mold. Combine the egg, peanut butter, oil, vanilla, and honey, if desired, in a large bowl; blend well. Stir in the carrots and mix thoroughly. Sift together the flour and baking soda and fold into the carrot mixture. Spoon cake batter into prepared pan. Bake in preheated oven for 40 minutes. Let cake cool in pan for 10 minutes; then turn...

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The Best Ways to Help Alleviate Your Dogs Stress During Fourth of July Fireworks

The Best Ways to Help Alleviate Your Dogs Stress During Fourth of July Fireworks

Ann does a tour of the store and shows off some of the best options for keeping your dog calm during the 4th of July Fireworks.

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11 Best Things to Feed Your Dog When You Run Out of Dog Food

11 Best Things to Feed Your Dog When You Run Out of Dog Food

It happens to all of us at some point (even pet store owners) , we go to feed the dogs and we find out that there isn't any dog food left in the bag, can, or freezer.  So what do we do?  Below are the 11 best things you can feed your dog that you probably already have in the fridge or pantry. 1) Start with a raw egg.  You can ever grind up the egg shells and add those in for a little extra calcium in the diet. 2) Plain full fat yogurt 3) Organic greens like kale &...

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Dog Constipation

constipation

Your dog should have a minimum of one to two BMs per day. Constipation occurs when there is difficulty or inability to empty the bowels but it can also be evident if the stool is extremely firm. 

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DCM

“I heard there was a recall of the brand of grain-free dog food we use.”   Like the old game of “telephone,” messages can get jumbled up when information goes through a few channels before getting to us. Contrary to the calls we received recently, none of our pet food brands have ordered any type of recent recall. News reports and social media posts have been  making some people nervous.   We get it. We love our pets, too. But it’s important to make sure we know the facts before jumping to any conclusions.   Here’s what we know: Some...

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