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15 everyday habits of great dog owners

Are you a good owner or a GREAT one? Check and see how many of these habits you’re already doing.

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You pick up more than just poop
You pick up more than just poop
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Picking up your dog’s poop is Good Doggie Care 101 but truly great pet owners will be mindful of any mess their animal makes and clean up after them, says Ruth MacPete, veterinarian and author of Lisette the Vet. This means not only cleaning up poop piles from the neighbour’s lawn but wiping up pee, drool or other liquids in public places; picking up the pieces when your dog shreds a toy; and making amends if your pup chews someone’s shoe, pees on a rug or otherwise makes a mess. 

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