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Dog Behavior Senior Health
2013-10-07 15:24:16

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online One way to determine whether or not someone is healthy could be to watch that person's dog, according to experts at Newcastle University. Researchers say that monitoring a dog's behavior could be used as an early warning sign that an elderly owner may have deteriorating health. The team used movement sensors to provide unique insight into the secret life of man's best friend. The team tracked normal dog behavior while the animals were...

2013-09-20 23:22:30

Melissa Berryman of The Dog Owner Education and Community Safety Council will be on hand to help dog owners protect their liability at the NE Pet Expo September 21 at the Aleppo Shriners Auditorium in Wilmington, MA. Falmouth, MA (PRWEB) September 20, 2013 National dog bite consultant Melissa Berryman will be teach valuable lessons to dog owners during presentations at the New England Pet Expo held at the Aleppo Shriners Auditorium in Wilmington, MA from 10 a.m. until 6 p.m. Admittance...

2013-08-30 23:28:13

Get name-brand pet supplies at FetchRx Pet Pharmacy’s Labor Day sale offering up to 15% off treats, toys, collars, leashes and more for dogs and cats. Asheville, NC (PRWEB) August 30, 2013 Labor Day, September 2, is the kickoff date for a 15-day online sale on toys, treats and supplies from FetchRx. Pet Pharmacy, a website offering name-brand pet supplies and pet medications at a discounted rate compared what shoppers pay at the store or the vet’s office. Dog and cat lovers can save...

2013-08-06 23:26:10

Clarion awards 5 stars to dog bite expert Melissa Berryman's book People Training for Good Dogs-What Breeders Don't Tell You and Trainers Don't Teach, proclaiming it a "must read" for current and future dog owners. Falmouth, MA. (PRWEB) August 06, 2013 National dog bite prevention expert Melissa Berryman recently won a five star rating from Clarion Review on the literary website ForeWord Reviews for her book People Training for Good Dogs: What Breeders Don’t Tell...

2013-07-22 23:04:06

DogWatch, Inc., announces expansion of The BigLeash® Remote Trainer brand. The new BigLeash Vibration Trainer includes 10 vibration settings, unique ‘In-touch” 2-way communication, plus ‘Firefly’ nightlight. Natick, Massachusetts (PRWEB) July 22, 2013 DogWatch, Inc., announces expansion of The BigLeash® Remote Trainer brand with the recent release of the V-10 Vibration Trainer. The V-10 Vibration Trainer is a ‘shock-free’ remote trainer that provides dog owners and...

Word of the Day
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.