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A Service Dog’s Purpose

The book and film “A Dog’s Purpose” leads one of our contributors to ask (and answer): “What is a Service Dog’s Purpose?”

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Dog Holiday Calendar

A look at the special, fun and awareness days for dogs throughout the year.

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Happy New Year ~ 2017

My Magic Dog wishes all our furry friends and loyal followers a very Happy New Year 2017!

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Happy Thanksgiving

Things That Make Dogs Thankful

This Thanksgiving, we give thanks for our pet dogs and service dogs. A special turkey recipe to treat them is included.

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“Hark! Who goes there?”

Many hearing dogs have used their exceptional ability to save the lives of their deaf human partners. Our regular “Fido” friends have often done the same. Here are a few stories of these heroic canines.

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Vapor Wake Detection Dog

Can a working dog save us from terrorist attacks?

There is a new type of working dog, trained specifically to combat the explosives used by terrorists. Unlike bomb dogs, which focus on a stationary object, the “anti-terrorist” trained dog can follow the vapor from explosives, which lingers in the air and on the terrorists’ clothes or body.

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Can you hear me now?

As our population ages, hearing dogs trained to aid the deaf, could also become a critical asset for thousands of people who have seriously diminished hearing.

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