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Acupuncture for IVDD? The Case is Compelling

Acupuncture for IVDD? The Case is Compelling

by Lil Back Bracer December 21, 2016

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10 Reasons We Are Thankful For Dogs

10 Reasons We Are Thankful For Dogs

by Lil Back Bracer November 22, 2016

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10 Simple Things You Can Do To Keep Your Dog Healthy

10 Simple Things You Can Do To Keep Your Dog Healthy

by Lil Back Bracer October 16, 2016

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The Top 5 Causes of Dog Back Pain

by Chris Boraas October 02, 2016

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Does Your Dog Growl? That Might Be A Good Thing

by Cory Brannon September 13, 2016

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10 Ways Your Dog Tells You He Loves You

10 Ways Your Dog Tells You He Loves You

by Cory Brannon July 14, 2016

We’d like to think our dogs love us…and most of us would swear that they do. We can tell by how happy they are to see us when we get home and they loyal companionship. And now, thanks to a recent study, it seems that scientific data finally backs us up.

Not only does your dog love you, but he tells you he loves you in his own way, every day. Here are 10 ways he lets you know:

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Playtime with your IVDD Dog

Playtime with your IVDD Dog

by Cory Brannon July 08, 2016

IVDD is brutal. It’s such a shame when a previously active pup is reduced to crate rest and crucial care. But IVDD is not a death sentence—in fact, there are actually some fun approved activities you can do with your IVDD dog to make playtime more fun for both of you. Just make sure your pup is past the crate rest period before you begin, and always clear everything with your vet first. Every doggy is different, and the recovery process is different for all.
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Choosing the Best Boarding Option for your Dog

Choosing the Best Boarding Option for your Dog

by Cory Brannon June 06, 2016

Going on vacation or leaving town to visit family is exciting, but it often means leaving your four-legged friends behind. It’s not easy to say goodbye to your dog, especially if she is older or has special needs. But when you’re able to leave her in the right hands, it’s much easier.
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Dog Proofing your Home

Dog Proofing your Home

by Cory Brannon May 19, 2016

Before your adorable human baby turns into a toddler, you baby proof your home. Until your little darling develops her own common sense, it’s necessary to keep dangerous things out of reach and sharp corners contained. Dog proofing your home might look a little different, but it should still be done. After all, in some ways, dogs are like little toddlers that never grow up.
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7 Dog Myths That Need To Be Put To Rest

7 Dog Myths That Need To Be Put To Rest

by Cory Brannon April 17, 2016

Every dog owner hears plenty of well-meaning advice, but sometimes it’s not the most accurate information. In a world full of Google searches and old wives’ tales, it’s very easy to hear things about dog care that isn’t entirely true. Every dog is different, of course, and there are some universal truths (like no chocolate) that should always be respected.

But let’s put these seven common dog myths to rest once and for all, shall we?

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10 Tips For Bathing Your Dog Without Going Crazy

10 Tips For Bathing Your Dog Without Going Crazy

by Cory Brannon April 02, 2016

Does your dog like baths? If so, you’re very lucky. Some pups enjoy them, others would rather stay dirty for life. Bath time can be tough, especially if your dog has IVDD or other back problems. Here are some tips for enjoying a safe, fun bathing experience.

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    The Ultimate Easter Basket For Your Dog

    The Ultimate Easter Basket For Your Dog

    by Cory Brannon March 24, 2016

    Maybe your dogs are your children, or perhaps you have young human kids as well and you just want your pup to share in the fun of a gift basket. Easter is this Sunday, but you’ve still got time to assemble a little basket of treats for your pooch.

    First, a pro tip: instead of using fake grass in your dog’s basket, use real wheat cat grass clippings. It’s safe for him to eat (much safer than the fake stuff!) and it smells good.

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    How to Take Good Photos of Your Dog

    How to Take Good Photos of Your Dog

    by Cory Brannon February 18, 2016

    Dogs are part of the family, so it’s only natural to want to show off photos of your “babies.” But trying to get a dog to cooperate for a photo session is actually harder than snapping a good human baby photo at times (an immobile baby, at least). There’s no reasoning with a hyperactive, easily distracted pup who doesn’t know where to look.

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    How to Choose a Dog Park

    How to Choose a Dog Park

    by Chris Boraas September 12, 2014

    If you are one of the proud and happy owners of a family dog, and you live in a reasonably urban setting, there is a good chance you have a ‘dog park’ near you. These are usually healthy environments with wide open spaces that encourage socialization and allow for your pet to play and enjoy […]

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    The 10 Commandments From a Dog’s Perspective

    The 10 Commandments From a Dog’s Perspective

    by Cory Brannon August 19, 2014

    1. My life is likely to last 10 to 15 years; any separation from you will be painful for me. Remember that before you adopt me. 2. Give me time to understand what you want from me; don’t be impatient, short-tempered, or irritable. 3. Place your trust in me and I will always trust you […]

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    Lil Back Bracer is designed to help…

    by lilbackbracer2 April 22, 2013

    Dog back problems are not uncommon in Dachshunds and other small breeds. Finally there is a product to help! Adjustable design for comfortable, stabile support when dealing with Intervertebral Disk Disease (IVDD) and other dog back pain. Provides comfortable but firm support from above and below to truly stabilize the dog’s spinal column. Prevents further […]

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    What are the benefits of L’il Back Bracer?

    by lilbackbracer2 March 21, 2013

    Designed with Vets D-ring Adjustable

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