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Thanksgiving Contest: Winners & Honorable Mentions!

For Thanksgiving 2017, we asked our fans to post a special picture of their dog or dogs that shows why they’re so thankful for...
Melissa Mazzeo Melissa Mazzeo
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What’s the Link Between Nutrition and Your Dog’s Arthritis?…

Osteoarthritis (OA) is considered to be the number one cause of chronic pain in dogs. According to the literature, at least 20% of dogs...
Melissa Mazzeo Melissa Mazzeo
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Big Barker Gives Philadelphia’s Shelter Dogs a Cozy Place…

I have to say it: At Big Barker, we have a special place in our hearts for dogs who are waiting for their forever...
Melissa Mazzeo Melissa Mazzeo
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This Deaf Therapy Dog is a True Hear-O: The…

  Meet Karl! Karl is a canine member of Companions for Courage, an organization in Central Florida that provides therapy dogs to assist children...
Melissa Mazzeo Melissa Mazzeo
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Taking Matters Into His Own Paws! Deputy Franklin &…

Deputy Franklin and K9 Behr have been a team since October 2013, and Behr is certified in Narcotics and Patrol. Recipients of many commendations,...
Melissa Mazzeo Melissa Mazzeo
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Canine Got Arthritis? Cutting-Edge Stem Cell Therapy Is For…

Regenerative medicine is one of the fastest growing areas of research and development in veterinary medicine for the treatment of osteoarthritis, and if you...
Melissa Mazzeo Melissa Mazzeo
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From 2 Words to 200: How A Dog Transformed…

As told by Tupper’s mom, Nancy “Since Tupper was born, he had problems falling asleep and staying asleep, and I was a zombie for...
Melissa Mazzeo Melissa Mazzeo
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Officer Smith & K9 Hasj: “I Trust Him More…

  Officer Michelle Smith & Hasj, Barstow, Florida Police Department As told by Officer Smith “There was a guy who was wanted for armed...
Melissa Mazzeo Melissa Mazzeo
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Big Barker is Flying High as One of Philadelphia’s…

The intrepid Big Barker team has gotten lots of accolades as of late. Not to toot our own horn or anything, but the awards...
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Large Breed? Early Spay or Neuter? The Major Health…

A cancer diagnosis for your dog can be downright scary—especially when you don’t know what to expect. Big Barker’s consulting vet, Dr. Sarah Wooten,...
Melissa Mazzeo Melissa Mazzeo
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Lock Him Up! The K9 Who Steals His Partner’s…

  Officer David Howells has served with the Allentown Police for over ten years and is a 2014 Award of Valor Honoree. His partner...
Melissa Mazzeo Melissa Mazzeo
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