Dogs & Puppies

Dog Safety

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 You, your family and your community can take simple steps to reduce the number of dog bites that occur. Here are some ways to keep the families and family pets in your community safe. 

Speaking Dog

Just like people, dogs communicate using body language. Your dog is communicating with his entire bo

Just like people, dogs communicate using body language. Your dog is communicating with his entire body, not just his tail or his voice. If you want to know how he is feeling, you’ll need to learn to read your particular dog’s body language. To get a sense of what your dog is trying to tell you, spend as much time as you can observing your dog and his body posture.

Puppies

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 An adult dog’s behavior is a result of his/her experiences as a puppy as well as genetics. Puppy-hood is a time to be proactive and prevent problem behaviors from developing 



Leash Issues

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 Does your dog lunge, growl and bark at the end of his leash when he sees an unfamiliar person, dog or object? If so, he is displaying something called “leash reactivity.” 



Cats & Kittens

What to Expect

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 In order to integrate your new cat into your house and life as smoothly as possible, you must be able to recognize the signs of stress while changing her living situation slowly over time. With this method, you are initially maintaining her previous routine, while changing to your routine over time. 

Speaking Cat

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 Does your dog lunge, growl and bark at the end of his leash when he sees an unfamiliar person, dog or object? If so, he is displaying something called “leash reactivity.” 

Litter-box Issues

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 Cat Not Using Litter Box: Causes and SolutionsIs your  cat not using  the litter  box? Cats stop using  their  litter  boxes for  a variety  of reasons, including  issues  with  the  box or litter,  dissatisfaction  with  the  placement  or number  of boxes, changes  in  the  environment  inside  or outside  the  house,  and undiagnosed  medical  conditions. You  may  have  to investigate  several  possibilities  before  you  understand  what  yourcat is  trying to tell  you,  but most  issues  are easy  to remedy. 





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