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The Bubble

“Don’t run about because it makes Alfie excited.” “Don’t wave your arms because it makes it makes Alfie jump up.” “Don’t chase Alfie when he’s got one of your toys.” “Don’t fuss Alfie when he’s in his bed. Don’t go near Alfie while … Continue reading

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Biting Dogs and Lessons Learned

Why dogs may bite, and playing safe
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Asleep – Why is it that some dogs snap when touched?

To quote http://www.doggies.com: ‘When your dog is lying quietly and breathing deeply and rhythmically during sleep, he or she is likely experiencing slow wave sleep, called the SWS phase. During this phase, blood pressure and body temperature drop, as does … Continue reading

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Don’t like dogs?

Inexplicable though it may seem to us dog lovers: some people don’t like dogs! Many people are scared of dogs. They may have been bitten in the past, they have never been exposed to dogs, or they simply think dogs … Continue reading

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