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Dog Tents

Most dog owners absolutely love their dogs but are at a loss at where to have them stay the night when they are camping in a tent. Tents that are made for humans usually end up being too crowded to include a dog and when it’s raining and storming who wants a wet and muddy dog in the tent where you sleep and keep your clothes. We love our dogs and if we had some other solution for camping with them we would take it. Now we do. Dog tents are the latest innovation in camping with your pets. Dog tents are similar to the tents designed for humans but they are at a reduced size. Like with human tents dog tents have metal poles that hold them up and have a zip up or otherwise securable front door. In the back side there is a whole so that you...
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Can Dogs Catch a Cold or The Flu

Although you can catch a cold or the flu at any time of the year, we see it so much more during the cold winter months. This is because while it is cold outside, we like to keep ourselves nice and warm inside. But being inside so much means we are breathing the same air constantly, and are not able to get away from the germs that are going to make us sick. While you expect that members of your human family would get sick, did you know that it could also be your dog that comes down with either of these illnesses? The short answer is yes- your dog can catch a cold or the flu (also known as canine influenza virus, or CIV). Although some viruses, parasites, and bacteria can cross from one species to the next, when it comes to cold and flu viruses you do not...
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