Tips For Finding Your Lost Dog

Written by Wes Cutshall

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- Once you've exhausted your physical search, it's time to post lost dog posters, which you can print from our web site. Don't just putrepparttar posters on your street; post them atrepparttar 137296 entrance of your neighborhood and in places people frequent. Community mailboxes are also a good place to post your lost dog poster. People often recognize a lost dog poster when they see one. Although it's important for your poster to be marked with "LOST DOG," it could be more important to emphasize your dog's breed and color. Keeprepparttar 137297 information simple. Someone who might have found your dog doesn't need to know your dog's favorite food or whether it is spayed or neutered. Name, breed and color are reallyrepparttar 137298 only things that someone needs to know when looking for a lost dog. Provide your contact information onrepparttar 137299 poster; provide your phone number, but not your name or address.

Fido Finder- Be sure to call your local veterinary offices and animal emergency clinics to see if anyone has brought in a lost dog. Give them information about your lost dog and take them a poster if you can.

- Be sure to visit your local animal control, humane societies, and animal shelters to look for your lost dog. It's quite possible that your pet could end up there and describing your dog overrepparttar 137300 phone isn't enough to find out of he has been taken in. Again, leave a lost dog poster at these locations so employees can contact you should your dog show up.

- Be sure to checkrepparttar 137301 newspaper's classifieds section for Found Pets. These ads usually change daily, so you should check them each day. If your newspaper has a web site, see if you can search these listings online.

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Thinking of Getting a Lhasa Apso Dog?

Written by Clint Leung

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The Lhasa Apso is considered by some breeders to be more stubborn and difficult to train than other dogs. Do not let all that cuteness give yourepparttar wrong impression as they arerepparttar 136998 little lion dogs after all. This breed has been revered and highly regarded for centuries in Asia. The genetics may have resulted in some arrogance in them. One must be assertive inrepparttar 136999 proper training ofrepparttar 137000 Lhasa Apso as this breed will testrepparttar 137001 new master. Lhasa Apsos are completely loyal and affectionate with their masters but many will not be fond of strangers no matter how obedient they are. This may be part of their watch dog tendency. One of my Lhasa Apsos was quite friendly with visitors butrepparttar 137002 other one wouldn’t even acknowledge their presence.

The breed may also not be appropriate with small children. Small children may get clumsy and accidentally poke Lhasas inrepparttar 137003 eyes or squeeze them too hard. Lhasas will not take this behavior lightly as they are not as patient with kids compared to say Labrador retrievers. Some Lhasas have been known to bite clumsy kids. Lhasa Apso dogs can be very good with children as long as they are treated with respect and care.

Despite these characteristics ofrepparttar 137004 Lhasa Apso, they are excellent dogs to have as they can be one ofrepparttar 137005 most loyal companions as long as it is recognized that they are high maintenance and may not be suitable for some families.

Clint Leung is owner of Free Spirit Gallery , an online gallery specializing in Inuit Eskimo and Northwest Native American art including carvings, sculpture and prints. Free Spirit Gallery has numerous information resource articles with photos of authentic Inuit and Native Indian art as well as free eCards.

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