WHS Ad – January 30, 2008 – Please Adopt Me

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Pepper, 115515 Pepper is a good girl who came to us in December after being left in an apartment suite when her owner moved away. Pepper is not quite 3 years old- she likes male cats … Read More

Get Your Horse Moving

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You’ve managed to make it up on top of your horse and boy, is it a long way down! Now, how do you get him to move? After all, you don’t want to make an animal … Read More

Socialization of German Shepherds

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Socialization involves getting your dog familiar and comfortable with other dogs, pets and people in their environment. As natural pack animals it’s often easy to do, and sometimes even harder to keep them from interacting at … Read More

Reading Your Bird's Body Language

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Understanding what your pets are telling you can be a real challenge, even if they can talk. Luckily your bird’s body language speaks just as loudly to allow you to understand exactly how he is feeling. … Read More

Rabies Exposure Investigation – in Toronto

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According to Toronto Public Health Puppies sold at a Toronto flea market may have been exposed to rabies. Toronto Public Health is asking anyone who touched or purchased puppies at Dr. Flea’s Flea Market, Booth # … Read More

Training Show Dogs

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Over 130 different breeds compete in major dog shows, such as the Westminster in the US or Crufts in the UK. But there’s a good deal more to developing a show dog than simply acquiring a … Read More

Nail Care Tips For Your Pet Rabbit

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Trimming your rabbit’s nails can be a trial. Rabbits are akin to small dogs in that they tend to be fairly high strung. As prey for so many larger species, they evolved to be on a … Read More

WHS Ad – January 23, 2008 – Please Adopt Me

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Joe & Muffin, 152333/334 Joe, a Sheltie mix & Muffin, a Shih Tzu/Poodle mix may look like an odd couple, but once you see them play together, you’ll understand! This very-bonded duo was surrendered because their … Read More

Pet Ferret Tricks and other Ferret Videos

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I was looking for some pet trick videos, and ferrets do pet tricks too.. you know! Really! Watch :D Ferret Tricks * Training ferret to rollover, jump… Ferret does THREE different tricks * I’ve got more … Read More

Specialized Training: Working and Assistance Dogs

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Once upon a time, seeing-eye (guide) dogs were almost the only type of assistance dog around. Over the last few decades, the field has widened considerably. Today, dogs help the hearing impaired, the blind, wheelchair bound … Read More

Top Dogs of 2007

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Krista Mifflin from Your Guide To Dogs has recapped the list of the top ten registered dog breeds in the United States during 2007, as tallied by the American Kennel Club .. At the start of … Read More

Tacking Up and Mounting Up Your Horse

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So, it’s time for your very first horseback ride and you just can’t wait to jump on that horse’s back so you can gallop off into the sunset. However, before you ride off on your horse, … Read More

Pure Bred German Shepherds vs Mixed Breeds

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Within dog lover circles there is an ongoing controversy about whether it’s better to acquire a pure bred German Shepherd or one of mixed ancestry. The issue may never be settled to everyone’s satisfaction. But where … Read More

Entre.. what?

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EntreCard … I dunno .. Do you? It’s in my sidebar. I’ll try to figure it out eventually .. meanwhile .. I suppose the next step is to approve things – until I know better!

WHS Ad – January 16, 2008 – Please Adopt Me

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Cranberry, 152579 Cranberry and 7 of her friends were surrendered to us in December because her owner was ill. Degus are curious and intelligent pets native to Chile. They prefer to live in groups for company- … Read More

Maxxie Is Out And In Good Spirits

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We took Maxxie out of his 14 day isolation stay in his Kennel last Thursday evening around supper time. If you weren’t aware, he suddenly was unable to stand on his hind two feet and was … Read More

The Best Training Diet For Your Dog

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Nothing is more essential to good training than good health. And the foundation of good health is a good diet. Depending on your budget you may or may not be able to feed your dog a … Read More

Selecting a Cage for Your Bird

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A cage is one of the most important pieces of equipment you will need to buy for your new bird. The proper cage can help your bird stay healthy and safe. However, there are so many … Read More

Freshwater Tank or Saltwater Tank?

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If you are purchasing your first aquarium, you may want to consider a freshwater tank. There are several reasons you should maintain a freshwater tank before moving on to a saltwater tank. Although a saltwater tank … Read More

Call For Prizes – Do You Want Some Extra Publicity?

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January 18th will mark the second anniversary of the creation and inception of our “Battling The Monster” series of Health blogs, operating under the BattlingForHealth.com umbrella. We have 12 active blogs Battling Addiction – http://addiction.BattlingForHealth.com Battling … Read More

Training Non-neutered Dogs

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Not every dog gets spayed (removal of female reproductive organs) or neutered (removal of male organs). Whether through an intention to breed or other motive, many individuals leave their companions intact. Left with a full complement … Read More

Identifying Sick Birds

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When you’re sick everyone knows it just by glancing at you. Your red, runny nose, feverish eyes and downright listless attitude are surefire clues that you are ill. It should be just as easy to identify … Read More

What Makes A Good Ferret Cage?

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Keeping your ferret properly caged and supplied with toys isn’t just for its (or your) amusement. Though that’s not a bad reason! The proper cage and accessories will help keep it safe, healthy and out of … Read More

How Can You Resist A Soft And Cute Bunny Rabbit?

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Domestic rabbits make for great pets. That they’re soft and cute, everyone concedes. Not cuddly, though, despite their looks. Rabbits don’t typically like being held. They also engage in a wide variety of amusing behaviors. Anyone … Read More

German Shepherds – The Working Dog

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German Shepherds were bred over 100 years ago specifically to work at herding sheep. They#8217;ve been earning their keep ever since. Shepherds have served as guide dogs, bomb or drug sniffing dogs and more. They#8217;re the very image of a police dog. They#8217;ve proven themselves in these roles and many more.
Training begins early in life. […]

WHS Ad – January 8, 2008 – Please Adopt Me

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Tika, 148329 Tika is a bright and energetic young female Labrador Retriever mix. Tika was surrendered due to her owner’s allergies. This 6 month old pup is too smart and active to be kenneled- she needs … Read More

Competing in Events With Your Horse

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While there is certainly nothing wrong with riding your horse just for fun and relaxation, competing in events can be an enjoyable and rewarding experience. Competing brings you and your horse closer together and improves your … Read More

Guinea Pigs Behavior

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Guinea pigs, or cavies, are like any other species in having a number of distinctive behaviors. Within that broad outline, of course, each pig will have its own peculiarities. It’s the latter that makes detailing the … Read More

Common Health Problems With Golden Retrievers

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Apart from hip dysplasia, there are half a dozen common conditions or diseases that Golden Retrievers tend to suffer from. That’s not to say most Golden’s are unhealthy. They suffer no more than any other breed. … Read More

Finding a Dog Trainer

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Many people don’t have the time, energy or patience to devote to dog training. Few other activities require as much, if the result is to be a safe, well-adjusted dog and a happy human. For some, … Read More

WHS Ad – January 4, 2008 – Please Adopt Me

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150139 Rhama Rhama is a sweet, special dog who is in need of an owner who will show her some real love. She is a 2 year old Rottweiler cross who loves attention and knows the … Read More

Update: Day 7 of Maxxie In A Cage

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Poor Maxxie :( It’s been a week now since we took Maxxie to the vet last thursday and found out he had Canine Degenerative Disc Disease and recommended that he be locked up in a cage … Read More

Cage Options For Your Guinea Pigs

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One of the many fun aspects of owning a guinea pig is selecting or designing and building a cage. Few homes are designed in a way that allow the owner to let their guinea pig simply … Read More

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