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September 2, 2010

Liz’s Top 10 Locations to Socialize your Dog

At It’s a Dog’s World (www.itsadogsworld.biz), we promote the importance of socialization, especially during the first 16 weeks of a dog’s life. Dr Ian Dunbar, author of several best selling dog books including “Before and After You Get Your Puppy,” suggests that a new pup should […]
August 25, 2010

Camping with your dog

All the dos and don'ts of camping with your dog, including great spots such as dog friendly campsites, restaurants and beaches.
August 6, 2010

Dog Manners Makeover

By: Liz Reyes Clients will very often come up to me with a dog or puppy over 6 months and say their pooch needs to develop better manners or social skills, but that it’s too late. On the contrary, some clients with puppies (between eight […]
July 19, 2010

More Summer Dog Care Tips

Summer is the perfect time of year to enjoy a day at the park, a camping trip, or a family vacation and include your pooch or pup. However, lately with the recent heat wave and other risks associated with summertime fun, it’s important dog owners […]
July 1, 2010

Summer Safety for Dogs: Water, Heat Stroke, Burned Paws & Sunburn

Most people refer to adults and kids when talking about water safety. But don’t forget about an important part of the family, dogs. Many breeds enjoy the water, playing by the shore and doggy paddling with the kids in shallow waters, but any dog can […]
June 11, 2010

Is your dog bored? Canine Enrichment

Dogs have become so much a part of our lives and have been domesticated for so many years, that we tend to forget they actually are captive animals, and our homes are artificial environments.  A great many canine behavior problems can be traced to a […]
May 18, 2010

Dog Talk: Pool Safety

On a stifling hot Southern California summer day, having a pool is a life savior. So, enjoy it, but just make sure if you have a dog you practice some safety tips, which can help avoid injury and in extreme cases drowning. The first thing […]
May 18, 2010

Dog Talk: Summertime with your Pooch

Planning some trips this summer you want to include your pooch in? You can get Fido in shape with several basic courses and tips from It's a Dog's World.