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Puppy and Dog Tips

Puppy and Dog Tips

Preparing for Your New Puppy or Dog  Family Responsibilities  Getting a new dog or puppy is an exciting time! It is a decision that should be thought about carefully and then prepared for prior to bringing your new family member home. Your new dog or puppy is going to...

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Louisville Breed Ban

Prohibits pit bulls.  No definition given for pit bull. Exceptions for dogs already in the city through a licensing program with restrictions.  Exception for transport through the city and for “showing the pit bull in a place of public exhibition, contest or show...

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Lone Tree Breed Ban

Prohibits pit bulls, defined as:  “American Pit Bull Terrier, American Staffordshire Terrier, Staffordshire Bull Terrier, American Bulldog (Old Country Bulldog),Dogo Argentino, Canary Dog (Canary Island Dog, Presa Canario, Perro de Presa Canario), Presa Mallorquin...

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Fort Lupton Breed Ban

Applies to pit bulls, defined as “American Pit Bull Terrier, American Staffordshire Bull Terrier, Staffordshire Bull Terrier or any dog displaying the majority of the physical traits of any one (1) or more of the above breeds, or any dog exhibiting those...

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Current Legal Status of Breed Bans

In 2004, the Colorado State legislature passed a statute increasing the penalties and liability for dog attacks and prohibiting any legislation based on breed.  This law effectively repealed all pit bull breed bans in Colorado.  There are appeals in process contesting...

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Assisted Living for Seniors with Pets

Assisted Living for Seniors with Pets

Pet ownership can bring plenty of unexpected benefits for seniors. For starters, research shows that older adults who own a dog walk an average of 22 minutes a day more than seniors who don’t have a dog, and pets are even used in therapy techniques to help seniors...

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Rover – Find and book local dog sitters

Save $25 on your first service with the creation of a new account on Rover.com Whether you need in-home dog boarding, pet sitting, dog walking, or day care, Rover connects pet parents with people who’ll treat their dogs like family. And with over 92% of the population...

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Pet Financial Aid Resources for Low-Income Families

Pets are an incredible source of love, affection, and joy for many people across the world. Many of us are taking advantage of the benefits of having a furry, feathery, or scaly friend to call our own. Unfortunately, for all the great things about having a pet,...

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Dog Lover Art

Dog Lover Art

Are you looking for fine animal themed paintings, prints or apparel? Please visit Dog Lover Art by acclaimed Seattle artist Nancy Schutt! Whether it’s just your dog, you and your dog or your cat and your home – You choose the subject to have a painting that uniquely...

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Looking for a great dog bed?

Looking for a great dog bed?

Recommended by veterinarians – waterproof, durable, washable covers – great for dogs with arthritis or senior pets! Website: https://tuffr.com Email: customercare@tuffr.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Tuffr-Dog-Beds-154031644757091

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Animal Law 101

Animals are and have always been an intricate part of nature and our planet. The relationship of wild animals with the rest of Earth’s ecosystems is what makes life on the planet possible for all living things. Just like there are rules and laws for humans that make...

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Order Custom Pet Portraits

Order Custom Pet Portraits

ART FOR PAWS artist Lisa Doster will paint or sketch a beautiful customized pet portrait from your photo.  Lisa has been delighting her customers for years with her accurate, creative portrayals. Website: http://www.artforpaws.net Email: artforpaws@yahoo.com Facebook:...

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