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What Do Dogs Remember?

As dog owners, it’s safe to say we love our pups. Fond memories and favorite moments last long after our pooches do, and it’s easy to think that our pups’ memories work the same way. They seem to remember cues and commands, places around the house and neighborhood, and familiar people. But do they really remember the same way as humans?

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Bark Busters Home Dog Training featured on The TODAY Show! Live a happier life together with your dog, when you call your local Bark Busters trainer today!

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Is My Dog Simply Aging or Is It More?

No matter how much we love our pets, the reality is they get older just like us. For many pup parents, it can be emotionally difficult to cope with the reality that the dog that brings so much joy to our lives isn't the same youthful puppy we brought home all those years ago. The fact is that we are likely to outlive our pets.

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Fire Safety Tips for Dogs and Owners

Summertime means plenty of indoor and outdoor fun. Whether you are lounging indoors or enjoying a barbeque, pool or beach trip, or campfire, humans and pups alike need to stay vigilant about fire. The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) says pets are responsible for over 1,000 house fires every year in the United States, and an estimated 40,000 pets die in fires each year, mostly from smoke inhalation. In addition, July and August have been the peak months for both the number of large wildfires and acres burned since 2000. A little preparation goes a long way for keeping the whole family safe, canine companion included.

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Are You Sure Your Dog is Actually Carsick?

Our dogs are important members of our families, so it’s only natural we want them to join us wherever we go. Whether that means a summer road trip or just errands around town, however, car travel can sometimes have some messy side effects for our pooches. Is it just motion sickness, or could it be something more?

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How to Have a Fun and Safe Summer with Your Dog

It’s finally here! A summer full of barbeques, pool parties, vacations, and other fun in the sun is just beginning for humans and their canine companions. Here are the basics you need to know for a safe, summer season with your dog.

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Spring Tips For A Happy & Healthy Dog

As flowers bloom and temperatures warm, it’s only natural to want to spend more time outside with your furry friend. But clean air and sunshine means pollen, plants, bugs, and dirt – and a host of potential health and safety issues to be aware of. A little prevention goes a long way, so speak with your vet and follow these easy safety tips to enjoy spring in all its blossoming, blue-skied glory with your pup!

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2020 Holiday Gift Guide

Welcome to Bark Busters’ 2020 Gift Guide! We’ve sniffed the internet for the best 14 gifts for any pooch and pet parent: fun, practical, and everything in between.

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Tips for Holiday Travel with Your Dog

The holidays are upon us! This year’s celebrations might look a little different than usual, but we’ve got you covered with tips for a safe (and even relaxing!) journey should you and your pooch hit the road.

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Life with a Labradoodle

Meet Moose, our Labradoodle. He has been part of our family for the past 18 months and has been a wonderful addition to our family. He loves life, and we love life with our Labradoodle!

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