Does Your Dog Have Bad Door Manners?

My mother-in-law has a beautiful golden doodle. Everyone comments on her breeding and gorgeous teddy bear fur. That is until they ring the doorbell.

She starts ferociously barking like Cujo.  But if you try and open the door, one of two things happen: 1) She bolts out into the street; or 2) She jumps all over you, scratching you in the process. If my mother-in-law tries to hold onto her collar, she inevitably hurts herself. She opens the door a crack as we try and slip our 200-pound bodies through.

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Be Wary If You’re A Senior Walking a Dog

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Be wary of the dangers of you are a senior walking a dog

Walking your dog has many benefits for both you and your dog regardless of your age. It lowers blood pressure, burns calories, increases your cardiac health and reduces your stress levels.

In fact, there are so many advantages particularly for seniors that many retirement homes now allow their residents to have dogs. Many doctors even promote the benefits of dogs to seniors.

All good.

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