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How to Train Your Dog: A Guide to Basic Commands

How to Train Your Dog: A Guide to Basic Commands

Training your dog is one of the most rewarding aspects of pet ownership. It not only ensures your dog's safety but also enhances the bond between you. In this guide, we’ll walk you through how to train your dog using basic commands. Whether you’re a first-time dog...

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Electronic shock collar for dogs, cats to be banned

Electronic shock collar for dogs, cats to be banned

Ireland is banning electronic shock collars for dogs and cats following a public consultation. While existing users can continue with registered animals, new pets can't be trained with these collars. However, they can still be used with electronic enclosures and for...

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Do you keep your dogs under control?

Do you keep your dogs under control?

The latest State campaign, titled "IT’S NOT YOUR dog’s fault, it’s yours," urges dog owners to improve control over their pets. Minister Heather Humphreys announced this initiative, emphasizing the importance of responsible ownership for public safety. Increased fines...

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Easter Time: Why Chocolate is a Dog’s Worst Enemy

Easter Time: Why Chocolate is a Dog’s Worst Enemy

There's a reason dogs are often called our best mates. Their loyalty, companionship, and unwavering love make them cherished members of our families. But despite their resilience, our furry companions are vulnerable to certain human indulgences, one of the most...

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10 Essential Tips for Caring for Your New Puppy

10 Essential Tips for Caring for Your New Puppy

Congratulations on your new pup! Caring for a new puppy can be an exciting and rewarding experience. Here are some essential tips to help you get started: 1. Provide a safe environment: Puppy-proof your home by removing any hazardous objects or substances that your...

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