Like most Pit Bulls, Kenya is a lovable and voracious kisser, and an exuberant, happy, friendly dog. Unfortunately, his tail suffers for all that joy. His tail wags so forcefully when he’s happy and excited that it gets painfully injured around the house. His vet recently diagnosed the problem as “Happy Tail Syndrome.”
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When you are considering working with a trainer or taking a class with your dog, ask to observe one or more classes. Don’t take your dog. Just yourself.
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Bloat is a painful and life-threatening condition in dogs in which the stomach twists and does not empty but continues to digest, releasing gas in the process, which can not escape. By slowing your dog’s eating, the Brake-Fast Pet Dish may help reduce the risk of Bloat.
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