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Check our blog for regular updates on the latest and greatest news in the wonderful world of dogs! Posts include original articles by The Fairy DogParents and shared dog news from trusted sources. Thanks for visiting and make sure to chime with comments and share your favorite posts on Facebook, LinkedIn, and Twitter to spread the dog news!


Dog walking seniors are healthier — but think hard before buying grandpa a puppy – The Washington Post

Dog walking seniors are healthier — but think hard before buying grandpa a puppy – The Washington Post

A new study found that older Americans who walked their dogs had better physical health, but it’s not clear whether the pooches are the reason. Studies show that dog owners get more exercise than people who don’t have dogs, probably...

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Food truck goes to the dogs: Seattle Barkery caters specifically to man’s best friend – Puget Sound Business Journal

Food truck goes to the dogs: Seattle Barkery caters specifically to man’s best friend – Puget Sound Business Journal

It’s the only dog treat truck in the Pacific Northwest, says co-owner Dawn Ford, and it’s making plenty of tails wag. With food trucks gaining popularity with people in the Northwest, one food truck is going to the dogs. Literally....

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The 10 Most Dog-Friendly Cities In America

The 10 Most Dog-Friendly Cities In America

Tucson made the cut! Check out this list to see the The 10 Most Dog-Friendly Cities In America. Did your city make the cut?

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Shelter takes unusual step of removing breed labels from adoptable dogs

Shelter takes unusual step of removing breed labels from adoptable dogs

PHOENIX – The Arizona Animal Welfare League (AAWL) shelter is removing breed labels for adoptable dogs to help potential adopters focus on the dog’s personality and how well it fits with their lifestyle, rather than what breeds make up the dog....

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Pet Holidays: April 2016

Pet Holidays: April 2016

Spring has officially sprung so be sure to check out what’s happening in the wonderful world of dogs/animals this month and follow our Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram for updates on all the action! April is: ASPCA’s Prevention of Cruelty to...

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