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  • All posts by Steve King

    • Finding a lost dog

      Chances are that at some point when you are out and about you will come across a lost dog. Any dog lover will want to...

    • Dogs in literature, television and the movies

      Dogs don’t just impact our lives in the real world but also in the make believe world of literature, television and the movies. Here are...

    • Are dogs psychic?

      This is a question that has been asked for many years and the answer will depend on who you speak to.  Because dogs are so...

    • Celebrating dogs

      If you’re like me, EVERY day is a day to celebrate dogs! But there are festivals around the world, and specific days of the year,...

    • Comparing wild dogs to domesticated dogs (Canis Familiaris)

      When we talk about dogs we are invariably talking about domesticated dogs. But what about wild dogs? Are they the same as our dogs at...

    • Living with a service dog

      When life unexpectedly deals you a bad hand, how do you cope? Councillor Mel Foat experienced this in 2013 when a routine cataract operation culminated...

    • Dogs’ sense of touch

      Of all the senses a dog has, the one most similar to humans’ is the sense of touch. It is also only one of three...

    • Dogs during hot weather

      They say that one of Canadians’ favourite topics of conversation is the weather. Now I’m not suggesting that dogs “chat” about the weather when they...

    • Bernie’s Buddies

      The article this week is the third in a series of recognizing dog-related charities. If you follow my weekly articles, you will understand not just...

    • Alberta Dachshund Rescue (ADR)

      The article this week is the second in a series of recognizing dog-related charities. A number of years ago I became connected with a guy...