Jet is Two Years Cancer Free Today

Today We Celebrate 2 Years Cancer Free!

Two years ago Jet had a hemangiosarcoma tumor removed from his tail. If you haven't read about Jet's cancer, you can read about it here. Today we had planned on celebrating two years cancer free by taking Jet for his…
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How Your Dog Can Help You to Cope With Grief

8 Ways That Your Dog Can Help You Through Grief

Grief and I are friends. Begrudging (on my part, at least), yet longtime friends. Almost three years ago now, my family lost my brother. He was 25-years-old when he died. The loss was stunning, devastating, and began ripples of grief…
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Tell Your Dog What They Mean To You

5 Small Things You Should Be Doing For Your Dog

Our dogs do so much for us and ask so little in return. So, today I want to talk about 5 small things you should be doing for your dog to return the favor. No, I'm not saying that you…
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Jet as a Young Puppy - Copyright PhilosophyofDog.com 2017

What Will You Do When…

A question that I get asked more frequently than I would like is "what will you do when..." I know what they want to ask, but rarely do people ever finish the sentence. After all, it would be rude to…
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10 Ways That You Can Help Your Partner With Your Senior Dog!

10 Ways That You Can Help Your Partner With Your Senior Dog!

I have posted before about the importance of respite care when you are a senior dog parent. Sometimes, though, it can be difficult to ask for help or to know exactly how to ask for help. So today I want…
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5 Must Read Articles for the Senior Dog Parent

5 Must Read Essays for Senior Dog Parents

I am always looking for articles and resources that are beneficial to the senior dog parent. I do this not only because I'm a senior dog parent myself, but because senior dog parenting can be hard. Not hard in the…
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