Category Archives: Health

  1. A Little Too Hip

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    October 8, 2014 by Julia West

    Those who know me know that I’m a stickler for keeping dogs trim. I prefer my dogs a little ribby …
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  2. Aging Canines: The 7 Year Twitch


    July 7, 2014 by Julia West

    Reaching the 7 year milestone has, thus far, marked a significant change for me. I morph from mostly sane and reasonably concerned dog owner to slightly paranoid and overly worried dog nut, and the number of vet visits see an uptick.

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    May 29, 2014 by Julia West

    Warning: This post is a downer. But it contains potentially beneficial¬†(if sad) information about a horrible disease. I have no …
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  4. Keeping Our Sanity Intact


    May 19, 2014 by Julia West

    When I got my first Boxer, Xena, in 2003 it was “common knowledge” that responsible pet owners (who weren’t breeders) …
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