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Morkie sunburn

Can Morkies get sunburned?

Absolutely! Morkies can get sunburned in the hot, dog days of summer. Puppies, dogs with a thin or clipped coat and dogs with white coats are all very susceptible to…

Should your Morkie sleep in your bed?

4 out of 5 pet owners admit that they share their beds with their pets. Most of us think nothing of it – after all, isn’t this a member of…

Dog watch petcam
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The Pet Cube – gimmick or great tool?

Just used the new Petcube for the first time and I must admit, I approached it with some doubts. It just seemed too gimmicky. BUT, my little buddy LOVES it. Pet…

Dog after ice cream
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Can dogs eat ice cream?

Tempted to buy your Morkie a kiddy cone? In hot weather, who can blame you, but there are better ways to treat your friend. But instead of people-ice cream, try one…

constipated morkie dog
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Is your Morkie constipated?

Constipation’s no fun for anyone, certainly not for your Morkie. Small dog owners are generally more used to dealing with the opposite – bouts of diarrhea – so we don’t…

Morkie and the United States Flag

Avoid “July 4th Dogs” syndrome

Did you know that July 4th is THE number one day for lost dogs? Fireworks are the reason; dogs really, really hate them! They will try to run off and find…

Small dog after being groomed

Killer mats!

Sometimes you wonder just how the people at the Humane society do it… recent example – a dog was brought in who was so matted that the mats in his…

moving-your-dog
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Moving with your Morkie

It’s moving day and you’re absolutely exhausted… what about your pets?  How can you make a household move less stressful for them too? Start off by planning right: verify one…

Hot asphalt awareness
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Hot asphalt awareness

We know that cars get too hot for animals very quickly… but don’t forget asphalt! How to quickly tell if the pavement is too hot for paws?  Press the back…

Morkie with lots of toothbrushes

Dog teeth cleaning for your Morkie

Does anyone REALLY brush their dog’s teeth? Well apparently they don’t according to a recent survey, despite the fact that we all know it’s a good idea. In fact if…