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DOG SWIM 2015

DOG SWIM 2015

LAKEWOOD DOG SWIM SEPTEMBER 8 – Tuesday Where: Foster Pool, Lakewood, OH Time: 5:00pm-8:00pm Admission: $5 – 1 dog/$8 – 2 dogs/$10 – 3 dogs **PLEASE REMEMBER THAT YOU ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR CLEANING UP AFTER YOU DOG AND NO FOOD OR TREATS WILL BE ALLOWED IN THE POOL...

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BOB EVANS LAKEWOOD

BOB EVANS LAKEWOOD

Bob Evans of Lakewood has joined with the Lakewood Dog Park to support the Park!  On Saturday, September 19, 2015 they will be donating a portion of every meal purchased by a Park supporter, back to the Park! Please let your server know you are there for the Lakewood Dog Park or take a copy of this...

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BEWARE of Heat Stroke in Dogs!

BEWARE of Heat Stroke in Dogs!

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Shop at Amazon Smiles

Shop  at Amazon Smiles

If you shop at Amazon.com, you now have the ability to not only get great values online at Amazon, but each eligible purchase will have Amazon making a donation to the Lakewood Dog Park through their Amazon Smile program.   The donations do not impact the pricing on Amazon so please register our group when you logon and then shop as you would normally.   Click here or the image below to register us as your preferred charity on Amazon....

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Getting Fit: Alone or with a Pooch

Getting Fit: Alone or with a Pooch

Jordan Walker considers dogs as practical domesticated companions, which can transform from your lovable buddy, to a guard dog when it feels that you are in danger. He loves writing about them, sharing these at Coops And Cages and in blogs such as this one. In this article, he talks about working out with dogs. Stress, heart problems, weight management, high blood pressure, asthma, cancer prevention and the list could go on – these are...

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Shining a Light on Shelter Myths

Shining a Light on Shelter Myths

  Guest blog by ASPCA President & CEO Matt Bershadker With somewhere between 5 and 7 million homeless animals entering U.S. animal shelters, it’s unconscionable to suggest, as one writer did in the Washington Post, that adopting a pet from an animal shelter is a bad idea. (See a comprehensive refutation from Washington Humane Society’s Lisa Lafontaine.) But as ridiculous as anti-shelter arguments are, they reveal destructive myths...

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Dangers of Retractable Leashes

Dangers of Retractable Leashes

The Dangers of Retractable Leashes Written on 06/12/2014 by Brandy Arnold in Lifestyle w/ Dog, Reviews 456 One of the most popular devices used to restrain dogs when taking them out for a walk is the retractable leash. Many owners, however, wonder if such a leash is appropriate or even safe to use. Well, the answer generally depends on a person’s reason for using the device. While there are several ways to utilize the retractable leash...

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When to Call Your Vet!

When to Call Your Vet!

13 animal emergencies that should receive immediate veterinary consultation and/or care Severe bleeding or bleeding that doesn’t stop within 5 minutes Choking, difficulty breathing or nonstop coughing and gagging Bleeding from nose, mouth, rectum, coughing up blood, or blood in urine Inability to urinate or pass feces (stool), or obvious pain associated with urinating or passing stool Injuries to your pet’s eye(s) You suspect...

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Cold Weather Pet Care

Cold Weather Pet Care

You’re probably already aware of the risks posed by warm weather and leaving pets in hot cars, but did you know that cold weather also poses serious threats to your pets’ health. Here are some tips to keep your pets safe during cold weather: Winter wellness: Has your pet had his/her preventive care exam (wellness exam) yet? Cold weather may worsen some medical conditions such as arthritis. Your pet should be examined by a veterinarian at...

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