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Derek Collinson

Derek Collinson is a passionate Scot who loves all dogs. He's an animal communicator and healer who created the first dating site for dog lovers in the world in 2006.
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Saving Koalas Who Desperately Need Our Help Right Now

Saving Koalas Is Vital Saving koalas from the bushfires in Australia is vital in the preservation of this endearing species. As you know these bushfires have devastated wildlife and their habitat and none more so than the Koalas in South Australia. Have you seen the TV footage of the various animal charities rescuing these beautiful creatures and removing the...
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Is Human Food Bad For Cats? Find Out!

Why Some People Feed Their Cats Human Food Is human food bad for cats? Though dogs are said to be man's best friend lots of people are actually huge fans of cats. As it turns out these purring animals do not only attract rich pet lovers but also those who care for strays. With this, the rise of cat food...
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How to Stop A Puppy From Chewing

Stopping Your Puppy From Chewing Isn't Easy Learning how to stop your puppy from chewing can become a difficult chore that will leave you frustrated, especially when they get ahold of your favorite pair of shoes, or they are constantly chewing on you. If you want to stop your puppy from chewing, there are a few things that you need to...
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Holiday Safety Tips for Dogs During The Festive Season

Relax During The Festive Season Holiday safety tips for dogs during the festive season need to be heeded. Then everyone can relax during the most joyous time of the year. After all joy can turn to tragedy if you do not take simple precautions to ensure the safety of your dogs. Dogs Are Curious “Pets are curious by nature” said Dr. Steve...
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Ticks On Dogs – Treatment & Removal

Ticks On Dogs Are Common Ticks on dogs are quite a common pet infestation among dogs. They can get these parasites anywhere, be it inside your house or when you roam around the park. There are various dog ticks treatment options that you can do to eradicate these nasty ticks from your dog's fur and skin. Treatment for Ticks On Dogs One...

Dog Training Tips And Tricks You Need To Use

The More Dog Training Tips And Tricks The Better If you are thinking you wish to get started training your dog correctly, but may not be sure how, well then, you're in the right location. One thing about proper training is the more dog training tips and tricks you have, the more you might use them it comes to dog...
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Child Friendly Dog Breeds For You And Your Family

Child Friendly Dog Breeds How to choose child-friendly dog breeds is something that concerns many parents choosing a family pet. Below are a few breed suggestions and tips as you consider which breed will function best in your family. Labrador Retriever Labs are a very popular family dog. Generally this breed is non-aggressive, and it's playful, easygoing demeanor makes it a great...
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Signs of Cancer In Dogs – What You Should Know

Cancer Overview Cancer is a very alarming disease. It is life threatening so it is good to have it diagnosed as early as possible. Cancer doesn't affect only humans; it can also cause danger to our pet dogs. If we really are a dog lover and if we don't want to lose our pet, we must be aware of the...
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Dog Leashes for Safeguarding Your Pets

What Are Dog Leashes For Dog leashes are not just for decking up your canine pet's neckline but also for their security. Well we all know what's there on the streets for our pets. Stray dogs and congested traffic pose a credible threat to our beloved pets. No one wants their pets to be under any bounds. However, sometimes it...
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Best Flea Treatment For Dogs And Cats

Best Flea Treatment For Dogs And Cats? Fleas Are The Most Common External Parasite Want to know the best flea treatment for dogs and cats? Fleas are the most common external parasite of pets in North America. Fleas are small wingless insects that use their specialized mouth to pierce the skin and siphon blood from their host. When a flea bites,...
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Dogs Can Eat Tomatoes That Are Ripe

Have you ever wondered if dogs can eat tomatoes as your pet pooch, lips salivating, eyes up the delicious cheese and tomato sandwich you are eating? Maybe you're enjoying the sandwich too much to part with a morsel or perhaps you're simply worried that tomato might be harmful to him? Of course some human foods are poisonous to dogs and...
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Toxic Foods For Dogs You Need To Know About

Toxic Foods For Dogs Bones Do you know the toxic foods for dogs? Dogs in cartoons often chomp on bones. But did you know that bones can be very harmful for their health? Bones, when they chew on them, munch and then swallow, can eventually puncture their sensitive digestive organs. As much as possible, you don’t want this to happen to...