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Fostering pregnant doggies and mommies

Few things are sweeter than a mommy doggy nursing her puppies. But because of irresponsible breeding and failure to spay and neuter, many pregnant and nursing dogs end up in shelters that don't have the resources to care for them. In most cases, these dogs end up on the euthanasia list and puppies become sick…

How Fostering a Dog Saves More Dogs Than Just That Dog

Austin has made incredible strides in becoming the largest no-kill city in the nation, thanks to many dedicated rescue groups and their volunteers. The Austin community has also played a major part in this development as residents have opened their hearts and homes to dogs needing temporary foster care. Rescue groups in Austin are overcrowded…

Ask the Trainer: How Do I Get My Doggy to Stop Humping his Buddies?

Tell me if you’ve heard this one before. The company for which you work for is hosting a dog walk fundraiser for charity, and everyone in the office brings their pooch to strut their stuff. One of your co-workers – let’s call him Greg – brings his fluffy Bichon Frisee who is the cutest thing…