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In the Bed With You Or Not?

In the Bed With You Or Not?

The pros and cons of sleeping with your dog.

May 2019 - According to one informal survey, three out of four dog owners allow their pet in bed with them at night. Chances are you do, too. Is it okay?

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When Your Dog Won’t Swallow a Pill

Methods for getting him to take his medicine without forcing him.

Most dogs are easy enough to get a pill into, even on a regular basis if need be. You simply make a “meatball” out of some wet dog food or something else soft, like deli meat or cheese, and your dog will end up reminding you about his medication after a while.

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