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  • luv Foods harmful dog

    Foods harmful to your dog

    Deb D’Andrea, Nederland.  My pups enjoy several foods I cook for them and myself, with me always being ...
  • Tiki Bee Sting

    Ants, Bees, and Dogs

    Deb D’Andrea, Nederland.     When I was teaching agility one day and talking with a student, out ...
  • great heidi and nancy

    Back in the saddle again

      Barbara Lawlor, Gilpin County.     The third event in the Gilpin County Buckle Series Gymkhana ...
  • Moose

    Living with Wildlife : Moose on the loose

    Irene Shonle, Director CSU Extension in Gilpin County.     As most people are aware, our moose population ...
  • deb&dogs

    Mountain critters : Canine Etiquette

    Deb D’Andrea, Nederland.     Summertime is here and I wanted to share some thoughts on Canine Etiquette ...
  • Dinner

    Dinner time—how do they know?

    Deb D’Andrea, Nederland It always amazes me that my girls know exactly when it is breakfast and dinner ...

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Muzzles

Mountain Critters : Muzzles

Deb D’Andrea, Nederland. Recently I had a lovely conversation with friends discussing muzzles and how they have used them with their pups to help alter less desirable behaviors. Muzzles ...
luv Foods harmful dog

Foods harmful to your dog

Deb D’Andrea, Nederland.  My pups enjoy several foods I cook for them and myself, with me always being aware of how I prepare my food so I can share with them. There are several ...
ADogsLife Tiki

A Dog’s Life: Tiki

Deb D’Andrea, Nederland.  Many of you may remember I wrote an article about my dog Tiki last year and her struggles with life. Tiki started to lose the ability to walk around Halloween; ...
Dog Body Language

Mountain Critters : Dog Body Language

Deb D’Andrea, Nederland. I was attending a Festival this past weekend where dogs were allowed and found it awesome to watch so many dogs getting along perfectly, while others required ...
DogsGrass

Mountain Critters : Why dogs eat grass

Deb D’Andrea, Nederland.  I’ve had several people come up to me and ask “Why does my dog eat grass?” While we can never really know without them telling us, we can speculate. ...
Luv Bear

Mountain Critters : Happy Dogs

Deb D’Andrea, Nederland.     Many of us realize our dogs are much happier when out and about, engaged in sniffing, hiking, chasing squirrels, and playing with their favorite canine ...
DogLawyer

Mountain Critters : Dog Lawyers?

Deb D’Andrea, Nederland.     While relatively a new legal specialty, Animal Law covers many aspects of the animal world including but not limited to issues pertaining to animal ...
Tiki Bee Sting

Ants, Bees, and Dogs

Deb D’Andrea, Nederland.     When I was teaching agility one day and talking with a student, out of the blue I heard buzz, buzz—and then wham, was stung in my arm pit. The little ...