“Animals have come to mean so much in our lives. We live in a fragmented and disconnected culture. Politics are ugly, religion is struggling, technology is stressful, and the economy is unfortunate. What’s one thing that we have in our lives that we can depend on? A dog or a cat loving us unconditionally, every day, very faithfully.” – Jon Katz

Obedience Training for Your Pet Before Outdoor Adventures

Positive reinforcement is an effective technique for teaching obedience, involving rewards for desired behaviors.  Leash training can be done gradually and/or professionally through dog boot camps.  Socialization training involves slow introductions to people and other animals and positive reinforcements for good behavior.  Exposure training is crucial for gradually helping pets

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Protecting Your Patio for All Seasons

• Giving your patio some TLC is an investment in adding value to your home • Weatherproofing your patio is essential for protecting it during all seasons, such as sealing cracks, applying polyurea coating, and installing weatherstripping • Decorate your patio by adding bright colors, use lighter fabrics, layer up

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Tips on Maintaining the Landscaping in Your Backyard

Water plants regularly and invest in mulch to help retain moisture and reduce weed growth. Prune and trim trees, bushes, and shrubs to keep them within desired shape and height. Regularly inspect plants for pests or diseases that can be disruptive or destructive. It would be best to edge walkways

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