• Morkie Care: What You Need to Know
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    Choosing the right dog brush

    Brushing your Morkie brings lots of benefits. Besides looking better, brushing can improve your dog’s coat AND boost the skin and the supply of nutrients to it by encouraging the flow of blood underneath the skin. Your reaction and enthusiasm to brushing may be along the lines of “Great! I’ll go and grab the brush […]

  • Morkie Care: What You Need to Know
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    Why does my Morkie lick her paws?

    Sure, some of us bite our nails all the time. But when your Morkie bites his nails or licks his paws obsessively, it’s not just a habit. It’s likely a form of allergy and can be a hard habit to stop.   The vicious cycle: Atopy or “Dog Hay Fever” If your Morkie is suffering […]

  • Morkie Care: What You Need to Know
    Removing Ticks!

      The lowly tick is in the spotlight — thanks to growing concern about Lyme disease and a new awareness of all the dangers ticks can bring. These nasty little creatures carry at least 15 common diseases, including Rocky Mountain fever, Lyme disease and others so serious you – or your dog – can die! […]

  • Morkie Care: What You Need to Know
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    Why do dogs dig?

    Digging is a natural activity for dogs and a hard behaviour to change. Terriers are renowned for digging and your Morkie is half terrier, after all… Yorkshire Terrier. Unchecked, digging can ruin your yard. Not to mention, your Morkie will track dirt and mud throughout the house, and might even escape. Discouraging Digging You need […]

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