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AGE IS JUST A NUMBER

Senior Dog Care 101

SENIOR DOG CARE 101 We’ve all heard the adage that old dogs can’t learn new tricks, but that doesn’t mean their owners can’t benefit from studying up on some fresh tips as their pets advance in years. Not all dogs are considered seniors at the same age, so it is important to notice the first

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SOCIAL PUPPERFLY: JULY 2019

July 2019

Welcome to our July 2019 Social Pupperfly Calendar!   MONTH-LONG EVENTS National Lost Pet Prevention Month™ National Pet Hydration Awareness Month Dog House Repair Month DAY EVENTS July 1, 2019: ID Your Pet Day July 4, 2019: Independence Day  July 5, 2019: Pet Remembrance Day July 6, 2019: Hop-a-Park Day July 11, 2019: All-American Pet

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SOCIAL PUPPERFLY: JUNE 2019

June Calendar

Welcome to our June 2019 Social Pupperfly Calendar! MONTH-LONG EVENTS Social Petworking Month National Pet Preparedness Month National Microchipping Month WEEK-LONG EVENTS June 2-8, 2019: Pet Appreciation Week June 17 - 21, 2019: Take Your Pet to Work Week DAY EVENTS June 8, 2019: National Best Friends Day June 9, 2019: World Pet Memorial Day

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DOG FRIENDLY RESTAURANTS FROM COAST TO COAST

Paws feast

RESTAURANTS ARE GOING TO THE DOGS! Tired of searching for that elusive dog furriendly restaurant? You’re in luck! A barkworthy trend is sweeping the nation and we are all for it: eateries are crafting specially curated menus and dining experiences for you and your best friend. If you're going to get a nice, specially-cooked meal

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DOG PARTY IDEAS

A pet's birthday party with balloons and cake

PAWTY ANIMALS [caption align="alignnone" width="1500"] Dog party with balloons and cake[/caption] Your dog's birthday is a day to celebrate, even more so if your dog is a tail-wagging social pupperfly. Did you know that 7% of dog owners nationwide hold holiday or birthday parties for their dogs? Here are a few suggestions to make

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TIPS FOR WELCOMING A NEW PUPPY INTO YOUR HOME

bringing home a new puppy

[caption align="aligncenter" width="1000"] A dog in a basket[/caption] When you think about getting a new puppy, your first thoughts might be of the adventures you’ll go on together, or the times you’ll share together at home, snuggled on the couch. You’re probably not thinking about soiled carpets and crate training techniques, but the reality

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