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Protecting Your Pets From Winter Weather

Protecting Your Pets From Winter Weather

6 steps to protecting your pets from nasty winter weather

Faux Dog Home Security

Faux Dog Home Security

We’ve previously talked about what you should consider before getting a guard dog for your home. But were you aware that there’s a camp of thought that uses the illusion of dog ownership as a home burglary deterrent? The theory is that if it appears that you own a dog […]

When Neighbors Make Your Home Unsafe

When Neighbors Make Your Home Unsafe

Getting to know your neighbors. can be one of the simplest ways to keep your home safe and secure. But what happens when your neighbors aren’t willing to cooperate? That photo is of my backyard, which shares a fence line with my neighbor’s garage and driveway. I hadn’t noticed the […]

Cool Dog Mows the Lawn

Cool Dog Mows the Lawn

Dog’s are super smart so the next logical step is to train them to help us with yard work. This German Shepherd mows the lawn and looks good doing it. We like the side glance to the camera then it’s back to work.

Dogs Attack Bedbugs

Dogs Attack Bedbugs

Is there anything man’s best friend can’t do? From being a loyal companion to protecting your family and property, dogs are indispensable members of our family. They now can defend your home against one of the most insidious intruders around, the bedbug. The Bedbug Inspectors used trained dogs to determine […]

Read This Before Getting a Guard Dog

Read This Before Getting a Guard Dog

When looking to make a home more secure, many people think about getting a guard dog. And while a guard dog may seem to be a simple solution, there are many things to consider before using a live animal to protect your family and belongings. Size of your home vs. […]

Buying a Rental: Speak Loudly and Carry a Big Stick

Buying a Rental: Speak Loudly and Carry a Big Stick

#2 in our 3 step series of how to buy a rental property without being gashed. Lesson 2: Speak Loudly and Carry a Big Stick I was in a back bedroom of one home the other day, and heard a scream from the back yard. This was not the scream […]

Dog Urine and Your Lawn

Dog Urine and Your Lawn

We love dogs. In fact it’s tough to imagine life without the furry creatures. But there are a few drawbacks, specifically to your outside landscape. Beyond the bad habits of digging, scratching, and chewing, all dogs must pee and hopefully they do it outside. Unfortunately the nitrogen rich urine will […]

Pet Hair Removal Basics

Pet Hair Removal Basics

If you have pets that shed then you definitely have a pet hair problem in your home. Maybe you’ve figured out the best solution–but I know for me it’s always been a frustrating issue. Apparently, though, the rest of the world already has pet hair removal figured out. If you’re […]

Real Estate Agents and Their Dogs

Real Estate Agents and Their Dogs

Most of the real estate news we’ve been sharing has been negative so we thought we’d lighten the mood with a profile of the realtor and dog relationship which is much more complicated than you realize. Of course this is a farce but this agent does a great job selling […]