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Keeping Your Dog Safe and Calm on July 4th

“…and the rocket’s red glare, the bombs bursting in air…” I love the Fourth of July, watching a fireworks display lighting up the dark sky.  However, my golden retrievers do not react the same way. Sadie is pragmatic; she just … Continue reading

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Do Dogs See and Hunt Ghosts?

I visited St. Augustine, one of the most haunted cities in the world.  It is a beautiful coastal town with lovely architecture, especially the old homes.  While I was there, I HAD to go on one of the many ghost … Continue reading

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Do Dogs Have Human Emotions?

Are Dogs Like People?  As golden retriever lovers, we instinctively know our dogs are actually furry people.   However, recent studies finally back up our theory. In the past, researchers relied on observation to give us an idea what is inside … Continue reading

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