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What You Don’t Know About Your Dog’s Nostrils


Nostrils. Your dog has them. Two of them actually. And you don’t give them any attention, do you? Sure, you might take your dog to the vet when you see gunk coming out of them, but on any given ho-hum day, you’re not giving your dog’s nostrils a second thought. Of course, we all know [...]

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Why I Locked a Cat in the Bathroom and You Would Have Too

49079819_98886fb8ef_m Sebastian in the Sink

The first thing I noticed was his balls. Peering out my back window at the unfamiliar cat lounging in the courtyard, my eyes immediately fell on the two testicles protruding from his backside. “Ok,” I thought. “Strike one for the ‘this cat is homeless’ column.” But there was more. He was not matted or unkempt, [...]

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Is DOGTV Right for Our Nation’s Dogs?


For people who don’t understand this whole companion dog thing, I can imagine DOGTV being the tip of the ‘I can’t believe how crazy dog people are’ iceberg. “Julie, have you heard about this thing called DOGTV?” “Dog TV?” “Yes. An entire TV station for dogs. Like HBO, but for dogs. What’s next? Story time [...]

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