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  • Jan/Feb 2009
  • Fair Share: A modern-love dilemma—navigating joint custody of the pup
Bark: Jan/Feb

We all know pets are great for getting us out of our funk when we’re sad or stressed. So what happens when we’re going through a breakup and we share our pooch with our soon-to-be ex? Is it better for one person to walk away, or is successful shared custody possible? Many of us are finding creative solutions to this potentially heartbreaking dilemma.

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  • Mar/Apr 2008
  • Life Vest
Bark: Mar/Apr

Law enforcement dogs—who are often sent ahead of their human counterparts to check out dangerous situations and apprehend shady suspects—have one of the toughest jobs in the canine world. Unfortunately, many crime prevention agencies and police departments lack the funds necessary to outfit their dogs with life-saving Kevlar vests.

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  • Artful Dogs

Bring out the art lover in your canine companion at Dougherty Hills Dog Park in Dublin, Calif. Thanks to the Dublin Fine Arts Foundation’s "Art in the Parks" program and Salinas-based artist Michele Alcantara, our four-legged friends can now get a little culture along with their daily romps

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