The remains of an 18,000-year-old puppy might be those of a common ancestor of domestic dogs and modern gray wolves

A two-month-old puppy died 18,000 years ago, and it was preserved the permafrost near Yakutsk in Eastern Siberia.  I knew about this discovery a few weeks ago, but I was waiting DNA tests to see exactly what it was.  The … Continue reading

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Win a Set of Yucky Puppy™ Wet Bags for Dogs!

How many times have you been out for a walk, dutifully picked up your dog’s poop, then, as you continued on your stroll with poop bag in tow, run into a neighbor for a chat…with a full… [[ This is … Continue reading

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Socializing Your Older Rescue Puppy: Barli’s Checklist

Since Bärli’s adoption on March 13, we’ve been busy socializing him, exposing him to experiences that he might come across on future outings or in our daily life. Bärli, now five (and… [[ This is a summary only. Click the … Continue reading

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We Have a New Puppy!!

I am SO excited to announce that we have adopted a four-month-old puppy! Named Baby Bear at the shelter, we’re now calling him Bärli (little bear). He was adopted from the Hill Country SPCA in… [[ This is a summary … Continue reading

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Puppy and Kitty Olympics

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BBB study finds that online puppy scams are on the rise

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Science discovers “puppy dog eyes”

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 Golden Retriever gives birth to a GREEN puppy

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And they call it Puppy Love

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How to Puppy Proof Your Home

Puppies are inquisitive and playful by nature. They can be heaps of fun, but it is important to take the right steps to protect your home and protect them from themselves, as having a big heap of energy bulldozing through … Continue reading

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