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Petition: Ask Petsmart to Stop Selling Shock Collars

Many thanks to Stephanie Feldstein for this nice blog post about our Never Shock a Puppy efforts. We appreciate her enthusiasm and interest. Now, to return the favor, we’d like to encourage anyone who believes that learning shouldn’t hurt to PLEASE, please, PLEASE sign this Change.org petition, asking Petsmart to stop selling shock collars. Continue reading

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Never Shock a Puppy Final Report

We’re happy to make a final report on the successes of the 8-week Never Shock a Puppy pet blogger campaign of 2010. Our biggest thanks to everyone who helped us. Continue reading

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Top 5 Reasons People Turn to Shock Collars

While we adore our dogs, we would NOT be completely honest if we didn’t admit that they sometimes drive us nuts. Every dog, no matter how terrific (or well trained), has a habit or two that frustrates us to no end. In many cases, these are the exact dog behaviors that result in their families turning to shock collars to “fix” the problem. Continue reading

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