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Grooming Equipment Maintenance

Judith Bruno  Once you’ve decided to bite the bullet and acquire the required gear, follow a few simple maintenance procedures and it should last you a lifetime. What you’ll need Blade Wash, stiff brush (provided with most clippers) or old tooth brush  Clipper Oil (provided …

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Canine Cyst Removal

Image Credit: Animal Clinic at Equestrian Woods youtube video: Popping a Sebaceous Cyst on a Dog : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Dvt0fRFmcuI Cysts in Kerries are common. Some breed lines are more affected than others. Cysts can be removed surgically, but may come back. They are not cancerous. Below …

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Practical Tips: First Aid

In the Spring 2014 edition of the KBTF Newsletter, there was a feature article on Pet First Aid. For the regular column known as “Something Borrowed” in that edition, we asked you to share an experience when your KBT was injured and you needed to …

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Helping Your Children When Their Dog is Terminally Ill

Veterinary medicine these days helps us keep our dogs alive and fit for many long happy years. But the dark lining of this silver cloud is the early diagnosis of terminal illness – leaving us weeks, even months, with the distressing knowledge that our little …

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To My Animal Loving Friends

submitted by George Kalogeras When you bring a pet into your life, you begin a journey. A journey that will bring you more love and devotion than you have ever known, yet willalso test your strength and courage. If you allow, the journey will teach …

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In the End – Remembering our Kerries

Collected from KB-L during February 2008, by Anne Corke Recently the question of the week asked ?When my last dog died, I ….?. While this may seem a morbid topic, it has generated a lot of discussion from list members as to how they memorialize …

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Going on the road this summer? Don’t forget your dog’s safety when you hit the highways and byways.

Dogs love nothing more than standing up at the window of a car, looking out at the passing scenery, and feeling the wind blow through their coat. Safetyconscious dog owners, however, know that a loose dog in a car is a disaster waiting to happen. …

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Natural Sedatives and Other Remedies for Stomach Upsets

Summarized from KB-L newslist by Marian Tyson  Marian Moses posed a question on the newslist asking for input on remedies for a Kerry who would get diarrhea when traveling. The dog was not reluctant to get in the car and travel, but suffered from this …

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So You’re Going To Move… Now What?

As soon as the decision to move is made, there are major considerations which need to be examined.These could have a major impact on the well being of your dog and possibly even whether they survive the move. Since a dog cannot ask questions to …

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