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Help-I can’t keep my dog…Here is what you should do before contacting a shelter!

Help-I can’t keep my dog…Here is what you should do before contacting a shelter!

[This article copied from: http://strayrescue.org/content/help-i-cant-keep-my-doghere-what-you-should-do-contacting-shelter] Do you need to surrender your Dog? Few things are more traumatic for a dog than losing his/her family. Regardless the reason, you should follow a few guidelines to ensure your dog is placed in a...

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Thinking About Shaving Your Dog’s Hair Coat For The Summer? Think Again

Thinking About Shaving Your Dog’s Hair Coat For The Summer? Think Again

[The following article is copied from http://www.veterinaryinsider.com/] Contrary to popular belief, shaving your long-haired dog (or cat) will not keep him/her cooler during the hot, summer months. Unlike humans, the skin of dogs and cats does not contain the vast network...

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Understanding Different Dog Tolerance Levels

Understanding Different Dog Tolerance Levels

Dog aggression shows up in numerous breeds, and it’s generally “no big deal”…unless you deny it, misunderstand it or exploit it. Like so many dog owners, we expect that our dogs have the potential to show some degree of dog...

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1st Annual Marley’s Miracle Run

1st Annual Marley’s Miracle Run

You may not knowing it by looking at him now, but Marley has more scars than many other dogs five times his age and not he was not a fighting dog. Marley’s owners said a landlord accidentally left their backyard gate...

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2013 Halloween Costume Contest. Yes or No?

2013 Halloween Costume Contest. Yes or No?

Welcome El Paso Dog Park group members! Here it is! Vote now. Also leave a comment below the poll if you have ideas for this year’s event if you are in favor of it. [socialpoll id=”13124″]  

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Animal Shelter Advisory Committee (ASAC) meeting tonight

Animal Shelter Advisory Committee (ASAC) meeting tonight

What is the ASAC? Source: El Paso City Government Website states Duties:  The ASAC shall perform those duties specified in Chapter 823, Texas Health and Safety Code, and applicable state regulations, as from time to time may be amended. In...

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Dog Behavior: Getting Along with Other Animals

Dog Behavior: Getting Along with Other Animals

SOURCE: Can We Help You Keep Your Pet? (Link: http://www.wonderpuppy.net/canwehelp/1others.php) Adding another dog to the household can upset the pack order, and might cause dominance issues between the pets.  A dog approaching adolescence may feel the need to test his place...

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Rescue: Foxy

Rescue: Foxy

This is Foxy. We got a message about an injured dog by a high school. I posted a photo of a dog we found in the area, but she was healthy and belonged to some homeless men that slept there...

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Idea: Dog Park Rules & Tips

[ePaper class=alignleft] Hi everyone, this is Charlie Moreno. I originally got involved with animal welfare back in 2007 when I began thinking of how to bring dog parks to El Paso. Since then I’m proud to be part of two...

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