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1st Exercise Stats!

Feb 02, 2010 - Off Topic - 0 Comments - Standard

I sound more excited than I should since I have been a bum this week. Since January 15th, Pong and I have walked 13 times, at a total distance of 17.40 miles which concludes to 6 hours and 57 minutes. It may seem like big numbers, but it really isn’t. That’s an average of 1.09 […]

“FDA Health Alert for Merrick Beef Filet Squares Dog Treats”

Jan 16, 2010 - Off Topic - 0 Comments - Standard

I saw this on a shiba yahoo group and thought I should warn people. The U. S. Food and Drug Administration is warning consumers not to use Merrick Beef Filet Squares for dogs distributed by Merrick Pet Care with a package date of “Best By 111911” because the product may be contaminated with Salmonella. The […]

Shiba FAQ

Jan 13, 2010 - - 0 Comments - Standard

Here I will list common questions asked by potential shiba owners: Q. Do shibas play rough? A. They most certainly do! Some people might even think they’re fighting when they are really playing. They look extremely vicious like the picture below: Unfortunately, other dogs don’t understand this form of play and can cause some concerns […]

Being a Fool

Jan 10, 2010 - Off Topic - 5 Comments - Standard

“It is better to keep your mouth closed and let people think you are a fool than to open it and remove all doubt.” – Mark Twain As I have grown older, I have realized that I have to watch what I say, especially on the Internet. Almost every sentence I type can be interpreted […]

White Lamb Dog Slippers

Dec 24, 2009 - Off Topic - 0 Comments - Standard

Who ever came up with this is a genius. Our Doggy Slippers feature cute animal heads on the toes and zippered backs and Velcro straps for a secure fit. Our adorable Doggy Slippers keep dogs’ paws cozy warm and protected from rough or cold surfaces. Feature cute plush animal heads on the toe, zippered backs, […]

“Cat food recall includes N.J.”

Dec 01, 2009 - Off Topic - 0 Comments - Standard

For those who uses Premium Edge Finicky Adult Cat and Premium Edge Hairball : Diamond Pet Foods recalled select bags of dry cat food today after 21 reports of health problems in cats.Select bags of Premium Edge Finicky Adult Cat and Premium Edge Hairball could lead to gastrointestinal or neurological problems for cats, because they […]

Shibatude Lesson #134634

Nov 07, 2009 - Off Topic - 2 Comments - Standard

The Sit and Stare It usually mean they want something. That oh so intent stare as if they KNOW you can read their thoughts, but really you can’t. Whether it is because they want out of the room,  in the room, outside, need to go mom, MOM MOM MOM, it’ll frustrate you. You try and […]

Dog Paw Pads

Oct 20, 2009 - Off Topic - 0 Comments - Standard

Personally, I think this is a little weird.. but I don’t have any experience with older dogs so I don’t know if this is helpful or not. I would think they would just try to eat it. Quoted from Orvis.com. Help your older dog get a secure grip on any surface. Hip dysplasia, arthritis, and […]

Premium Edge, Wysong, & Nutro Pet Food Recall

Oct 16, 2009 - Off Topic - 0 Comments - Standard

These brands have pet food recalls and if you buy from them, return the food to the store! Most pet stores do give exchanges or refunds. Three brands of pet food have been recalled in recent days including two kinds of dog food and one of cat food. Premium Edge recalled two varieties of cat […]