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Syringes: A Thorough Breakdown

Let’s talk about a potentially life-saving device, especially if your pup needs insulin or any sort of injection at home… syringes! We get so many questions regarding syringes, from; “Can I re-use syringes?” to “Can I use these U-40 syringes with U-100 insulin?” to “What is the difference between U-40 and U-100, 1 unit is 1 unit, right”? So, let’s do a thorough breakdown of syringes! U-40 syringes are used for Vetsulin, Caninsulin, and ProZinc insulins. U-40 insulin has 40 parts of insulin per 1 mL … Read more

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Scientific Research Tells Us What Dogs Are Thinking

I bet you’ve looked at your dog’s innocent little eyes and wondered, “What’s he thinking?” Unlike my Yorkie, Leonard, who stands on my chest, cries in my face, and then leads me to the fridge like Lassie leading people to rescue Timmy from the well, maybe your four-legged friend hasn’t figured out how to let you know he wants a bedtime snack… or a little extra lovins’… or that she’s sorry for pooping on your flip flop. It turns out … Read more

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Prince William And Kate Middleton Mourn The Loss Of Family Dog

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Everyone grieves pet loss differently, and for many, the loss of a dog is comparable to the loss of a human. Those who don’t have animals might not understand, but the pain of saying goodbye to your furry friend is unimaginable. So, when Prince William and Kate Middleton, the Duchess of Cambridge, announced that their family dog Lupo had passed away, followers were quick to comfort them. Lupo the black Cocker Spaniel was with the family for 9 years. The … Read more

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Fursure Gives You Free Pet Insurance Advice

When your pet gets sick or hurt, the last thing we should worry about is how we’re going to pay for our pet’s procedures. Having to make a choice between saving the one you love and going into crippling debt can be heartbreaking. Sadly, many pet parents are forced to make financial decisions when they should be concentrating on medical decisions. But with a solid pet insurance policy in place, worrying over the cost of vet care won’t be a … Read more

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The Healthy Hound Newsletter #52

In This Issue

● Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
● Household Allergens
● Are We Over-Vaccinating Our Dogs?
● Why Dogs Hump & How To Stop It
● Common Autoimmune Diseases
● Holiday Foods You Can & Cannot Share

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Pregnant Hilary Duff Welcomes Unnamed St. Bernard Puppy To Family

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Actress Hilary Duff and her husband Matthew Koma are excitedly waiting for their new human baby to arrive. But in the meantime, they decided that their home could use one more mouth to feed on top of the unborn baby. After a long history of adopting dogs, Duff chose a new puppy for the family. This puppy is the sweetest, fluffiest, and most adorable Saint Bernard you’ll ever see. While Duff is clearly ecstatic to have the pup, fans have … Read more

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Love and Kittens Help To Heal Mama Dog’s Heartache

Milo the dog knows heartbreak. But like any soul who has experienced loss, she appreciates the joy that fills her life now. At a gas station near Arizona’s border to Mexico, Milo was scrounging out an existence, but she had no real home and often knew the pains of hunger. She was also pregnant when Sunshine Dog Rescue found her, yet she seemed in pretty good shape for being a rural stray dog. Things were looking good for Milo. She’d … Read more

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Family Abandons Pit Bull At Kill Shelter Because She’s “Not A Cute Puppy Anymore”

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Sadly, not every family treats their dogs with respect. A sweet Pit Bull named Ellie thought she had a loving home. She came to her first family as a puppy, when she was adorable and irresistible to them. But as soon as she turned a year old, her loved ones turned their backs on her. They surrendered her at a high kill shelter in Tennessee, saying they no longer wanted her because she was “not a cute puppy anymore.” This … Read more

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Neil Patrick Harris And David Burtka Are People’s Sexiest Rescue Dog Dads

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Every year, People magazine dedicates an issue to the “Sexiest Man Alive,” along with dozens of other attractive celebrities. They try to include a variety of stars for everyone’s preferences, but some celebrities are simply more attractive due to their actions rather than their appearance. Neil Patrick Harris and husband David Burtka were featured in the latest Sexiest Man Alive issue, but they believe it was more because of their cute rescue dogs than them. And after seeing how sweet … Read more

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Disabled Pitbull Puppy Rescued From Cruel Owner Goes On To Find A Wonderful Family

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A special Pitbull named Gabriel began his life with the world stacked against him. Not only was he born with a serious congenital deformity, but he was in the hands of a breeder that did not care where he ended up. Thankfully for this lovable pup, his story would soon change. Gabriel was sold at just 4 weeks of age to an owner that could never offer him the support he needed. After realizing that Gabriel would not be the … Read more

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