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Fish oil and Protection dogs

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For years now we have been hearing about the benefits of giving your protection dog fish oil supplements. While there are many benefits of adding omega -3s to your protection dogs diet, most supplements are much higher in omega-6. The majority or protection dogs get far to much omega- 6 in their diets. Feeding high… Read more »

The importance of socializing young protection dogs.

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When brining a young puppy into the home, socialization is crucial for the development of a future clear headed family protection dog. Young protection dogs that don’t get proper exposure to other dogs, people, and strange surroundings can often develop behavior issues that will impede them later in life. Protection dogs need to be extremely… Read more »

The importance of exercising your Protection Dog.

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Exercise is important for all dogs but especially protection dogs. A protection dog that does not get enough exercise doesn’t only run the risk of health problems such as obesity and arthritis, but they can develop behavioral issues as well. Protection dogs are extremely intelligent animals. Lack of exercise and mental stimulation can cause your… Read more »

Protection Dogs and grain free dog foods.

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DCM and its connection to grain free dog foods has been a concern amongst many protection dog owners. The FDA has shown recently that of the dogs who have developed DCM 91 percent of them had been being fed grain free dog food. Its no wonder so many of our clients have had concerns about… Read more »

The CAO Protection Dog

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The Central Asian Shepherd AKA CAO, is a protection dog native to Russia, and the former soviet republics of Central Asia. These large , powerful protection dogs have been used for a number of purposes including livestock protection ,dog fighting , personal protection and family companionship. The CAO protection dog is one of the most… Read more »

CBD for Protection Dogs

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There has been a lot of buzz in the protection dog world about the benefits of CBD. CBD is a compound found in the cannabis plant. Nearly all of CBD supplements used for protection dogs are harvested from the hemp plant, not marijuana. Hemp plants contain a very minimal about of THC. THC is what… Read more »

The Turkish mastiff protection dog.

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The Turkish mastiff protection dog was originally used as a dog of war over 2500 years ago. These large powerful protection dogs are one of the oldest breeds today. The Turkish mastiff protection dog has a 3500 year old history in Anatolia. The Sumerians brought them to the Mesopotamian basin. These protection dogs were originally bred… Read more »

Helping your protection dog live longer.

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Unfortunately, we currently see a number of protection dogs, as well as pet dogs aging much faster than they normally should. In times past a 6 year old protection dog was still relatively close to its prime. Now, many protection dogs and family pets are slowing down and showing significant signs of aging durning these… Read more »

The history of the Tibetan mastiff protection dog.

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The history of the Tibetan mastiff protection dog is filled with mystery and allure. These extremely large and powerful protection dogs were bred specifically for guard work and to have a very intense and intimidating presence. The Tibetan mastiff protection dog is instinctually possessive and defensive by nature. There are two different type of the… Read more »

The Komondor as a protection dog.

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The Komondor is a protection dog breed that originates from Hungary. At first the Komondor protection dog was developed to protect its flock of sheep. This unique, fearless protection dog was an effective deterant against large predators such as wolves and sometimes bear. Prior to 1920 the Komondor protection dog was strictly a working breed…. Read more »