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  • Dog licks Baby

    January 27, 2009

    Allowing a dog to care take in this way by “cleaning” a baby is not a safe idea.

  • Preparing your dog for baby.

    January 27, 2009

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  • Dogs and babies

    January 26, 2009

    I know I know….it has been awhile since I posted and I am sorry. I am happy to announce that we will have some guest authors here and I am excited about that! So, don’t go away…..I have now entered my second trimester in my pregnancy and have learned a great deal more about what […]

  • NEW YEAR

    January 12, 2009

    So, I am a little behind on things. That comes with being 3 months pregnant and a busy working Mom! I have to say that life is fantastic and I am enjoying this opportunity to review all of the Dogs & Storks® materials and tweak many things. Here are some things that I have thought […]

  • A doggy Christmas surprise

    December 24, 2008

    Happy Holidays!

  • Where are you Christmas- Pet safety for the holidays (Christmas safety )

    December 19, 2008

    This is a powerful heartfelt safety video!

  • ??????????

    December 6, 2008

    Ever wonder what your dog thinks about your pregnancy? Well, it is safe to say that they notice some changes. Things like scent changes due to rushes of hormones early on can tip your dog off to your changes ahead. Even before you take that test, your dog may have seemed more clingy, whiny or […]

  • Baby scooching (youtube)

    December 1, 2008

    Young crawlers often make dogs uncomfortable. It is important to always control the touch of a baby this age when interacting with dogs. Notice the dog moving away. This is perfect and a good cue for parents to notice and then reward the dog and remove the baby. If the child continues to pursue the […]

  • Baby and dog You tube

    December 1, 2008

    What would make baby and dog more comfortable is “Guided touch” wher Mom holds the baby’s hand and with her hand over the baby’s hand then touches the dog. This way it is more controlled and guided vs. jerky and uncertain. What a typical cavalier to be so licky.

  • kissing tickle (you tube) Notice freezing

    November 22, 2008

    Babies should NEVER be allowed to pull up using a dog’s leash and collar. This dog is being very tolerant at the moment but this one stops my heart! Notice how still the dog is, the tail, the closed mouth? All signs of stress not to mention the whites of the eye, licking lips and […]

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