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Cageless Country Boarding, Holistic Health Concerns, Behavorial Concerns.

Experience in the area

Crusader in the founding of Dog Runs in NYC Parks, instrumental in changing the law in NY State which allows Pet Facilitate Therapy into Acute Care Hospitals, accomplished artist and craftsperson, certified by Red Cross in pet first aid, pioneer in Children Reading To Dogs program in Ulster Co. NY, founder of Bed & Biscuit:Where Dogs Run Free,

What do you like about this subject?

It is an honor to be able to help the dogs that are in need of either nutritional or behavorial support. Most dogs that end up at kill shelters were brought there by owners who did not know how to change the situation and in frustration got rid of the problem by getting rid of the dog. Many of these problems were puppy related and eccerbated by lac

What do you still hope to achieve/learn in this field?

I hope to continue learning about cutting edge canine health issues, behavorial issues, and to rescue more dogs from early deaths due to poor nutrition and poor medical practice.

Something interesting about this subject that others may not know:

Spay/Neutering can save the lives of millions of dogs each year. Most dogs are brought to kill shelters as a result of poor problem solving techniques on the part of their owners. Information is everything!

Something controversial or provocative about this subject

There is growing controversy about the drawbacks of commercial dog food and vaccinations. I would like to impart this vital information to others.

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Recent Answers from Shelley Davis

2016-08-01 Sick Shih Tzu puppy:

Hi Cynthia,    Thank you for contacting me about your sick puppy.  This could possibly be early stage Parvo, a life threatening illness that takes the lives of puppies in a very short time if not treated

2016-06-26 pit bulls:

Hi Mike,    Thank you for contacting me about your concerns regarding your neighbor getting a new dog.      I would be concerned about any breed of dog next door, without a strong 6' tall fence.  We know

2016-04-01 Dog afraid to go outside:

Hi Holly    Thank you for writing to me about your dog's traumatic experience.  I am so sorry that this happened.  I've heard so many similar stories over the years around these electric fences.    What

2015-12-07 strange behavior:

Hi Sharon,    Thank you for contacting me about Buddy's recent and unusual behavior.   The first thing that comes to mind is thyroid disease.   Buddy may have had thyroid issues for years that have gone

2015-12-04 name of sedative for shih tus:

Hi Sheila,    Thank you for writing to me about your Shih Tzu.  Something happened at the groomers...something terribly traumatic.  Please do not ever bring your dog back to that person again.  If the


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