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I Didn’t Sign Up For This!

Says Nizo-the-galgo, newly arrived in the U.S. from Spain. Is this the first time he's seen white stuff falling from the sky? Maybe. But he's not impressed....
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Ode To the Resident Dogs

They come in, often skinny and scared. They may smell funny. They might creep into the best bed. They need attention. They don’t know the house rules. They are the foster dogs.   And the heroes of this scenario are often thought to be the foster parents, who open their lives to this parade of needy pups....
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Doggie CPR – It Can Save a Life

Dusha was saved by a quick-thinking owner and timely CPR.   Kelly Mattiuz, of Arizona, had a medical background and while she knew human CPR, she also wanted to know what to do in a doggie emergency. So she took a canine CPR class – and she made her husband, David, go with her. As it turned...
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The Afghan Mix Pups – How Hairy Are They Now?

It was an “oops” breeding in Colorado between an Afghan hound and an Ibizan Hound, and SHUG first took four pups and then another three from the litter of nine. They were active, ranged from cream to red, were impossibly cute and they came with an air of mystery – what would they eventually look...
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