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Entries from November 2007

Christmas Dog Clothes

November 29th, 2007 · No Comments

My favorite holiday of the year is approaching and what better way to get in the Christmas spirit than to get your dog dressed in some festive and cute Christmas dog clothes. We have a wide variety of choices to choose from in order to get you and your little one in the holiday spirit. [...]

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Tags: Product Reviews

Man Found Guilty in Yorkie Kicking Case

November 21st, 2007 · No Comments

If you recall a couple years back, Jelani Lewis’ pet Yorkie, Gizmo, was killed after a group of men kicked his dog to death. Apparently, Jelani had let Gizmo out to use the bathroom at night, only to find screaming noises coming from around the corner after shortly letting him out. Jelani ran outside to [...]

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Tags: Doggie News

How to Examine Your Dog at Home

November 20th, 2007 · No Comments

Many people would do anything for their dogs. They feed their dogs the finest foods, dress them in the trendiest small dog clothes, and pamper them as if they were royalty. However, many dog owners tend to overlook tell tale signs of illness and disease. Conducting a monthly exam on your dog at home can [...]

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Tags: Health Tips

Diamond and Gold MP3 Player For Dogs?

November 15th, 2007 · No Comments

So my last post was about Christmas gifts for dogs. In my last post, I talked about the ultra couture top of the line designer dog carrier for $450. Well if you think that’s over the top, then this gift for your dog tops them all. I came across this Diamond and Gold Encrusted MP3 [...]

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Tags: Doggie News

Happy Howlidays: Small Dog Gift Ideas

November 12th, 2007 · No Comments

I know Thanksgiving has not even arrived, however it’s time to get shopping for some holiday gifts for your small dog or for people you know that own a dog. You need to get an early start on things before you get bogged down with gifts for the kids, Mom and Dad, Grandma, Grandpa and [...]

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Tags: Product Reviews

Halloween Dog Costume Contest: W Hotel San Diego

November 7th, 2007 · No Comments

I know I’m a little late posting this, but I had to gather all the pictures I took from the halloween dog costume contest. We actually went to quite a few dog costume contests this year but I forgot my camera on 2 occasions! Luckily I didn’t forget my camera at this event. This halloween [...]

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Tags: Local Dog Events

How to Clean Your Little Dog’s Ears

November 5th, 2007 · No Comments

Cleaning your dog’s ear may something many people tend to overlook. It is important to keep your little dog’s ears clean in order to avoid ear infections and other serious problems. Ear infections and ear mites can cause great damage to your dog’s ears if the problem is ignored. Your dog may suffer permanent damage [...]

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Tags: Grooming Tips

How to Groom a Yorkie or Maltese: Bathing

November 1st, 2007 · No Comments

Sorry about falling behind in this series. Last time we discussed how to clip your little dog’s nails and how to care for your Yorkie’s or Maltese foot pads. This time, we’ll actually get into bathing your toy dog. The beauty of having such small dogs is being able to wash them in your bathtub [...]

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Tags: Grooming Tips