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5 Ingredients for the Perfect Walk with Your Senior Dog
5 Ingredients for the Perfect Walk with Your Senior Dog

Staying fit is just as important for your dog as it is for you! And just like us humans - whether we want to admit it or not - any exercise regime must be age appropriate. Senior dogs need exercise to stay mentally sharp and physically healthy, but less strenuous activities for shorter periods of time may be more suitable.

Easy Backyard Fixes for Senior Dog Safety
Easy Backyard Fixes for Senior Dog Safety

When the weather turns warm, dogs love to spend time outdoors with their favorite people. And senior dogs are no exception. But there are a few additions and changes to decks and yards that will enhance their creature comforts and more fully enjoy their days outside.

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Eight Ways to Help Your Senior Dog Around the Home
Eight Ways to Help Your Senior Dog Around the Home

It’s hard to believe, but our sweet pups are considered senior citizens from the age of seven years and geriatric from 11 years onwards. And, just like humans, age slows them down, compromises their mobility and causes age-related sight loss and deafness. However, by making small changes around the home you can do a lot to improve their physical comfort and help them maintain their independence.