German Shepherd Handbook Review | Discover Michael Tapscotts Tips On How To Choose A German Shepherd Vinamy


Seattle, Wa (PRWEB) April 18, 2014

German Shepherd Handbook is the latest book for dog owners who want to learn how to turn their dog into a happy, healthy, beautiful and well-behaved German shepherd. This book consists of simple and easy tips to choose and train a German shepherd puppy, and tips to build a strong bond with it. In addition, the book is penned by Michael Tapscott, a German shepherd expert who has over 20 years of experience in the dog training industry. Since Michael Tapscott released the German Shepherd Handbook, many people have used it to find the best way to understand and take care of their German shepherd.

Yahya Faraidi from the site Vinamy.com performed a full German Shepherd Handbook review that points out whether it is a good product. The review on the site Vinamy.com indicates that this book covers step-by-step techniques to brush and comb a German shepherd. The book also instructs people how to bathe their German shepherd dog, and how to take care of its teeth. In addition, in this book, people will discover tips on how to groom their German shepherd, and how to care for its nails and ears. Furthermore, people will also get to know tips to prevent their German shepherd from health problems such as vomiting and getting gastric torsion.

Upon ordering the German Shepherd Handbook, Michael Tapscott will provide some special gifts such as:

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Dogwood Veterinary Hospital & Pet Resort Hosts Second Annual Paint and Play Doggie Daycare


Chapel Hill, NC (PRWEB) April 18, 2014

Dogwood Veterinary Hospital & Pet Resort in Chapel Hill, N.C. is celebrating its second annual Paint and Play Doggie Daycare on April 17, just days before Easter. The Easter event is open to Dogwoods regular daycare guests.

Dogwood has a full day of fun planned for the Paint and Play Easter event as pets can be included in paw painting, splash time in the pool, photos and special giveaways that feature prizes and Easter goodies.

Dogwood Daycare is offered Monday through Friday for well socialized pets in need of supervision, socialization or just an outlet for excess energy. Dogwood Daycare includes two hours of well supervised group play sessions, held in our large outdoor play yards. We provide a safe environment for exploring and playing, offering comfortable accommodations for “nap time” in between play sessions. Dogwoods professional team of specialists and veterinarians are always on site to keep a close eye on each guest.

All dogs older than six months who wish to participate in Dogwood Daycare need to be spayed or neutered and fully vaccinated with up-to-date and negative heartworm test and fecal test.

Learn more about everything Dogwood has to offer by checking out their new video at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yIhlMoO_l08.

Dogwood Veterinary Hospital & Pet Resort is fully AAHA accredited and offers state-of-the-art medical and surgical care, as well as preventative services. The animal hospital and pet resort are open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. Weekend hours are available for pick up and drop off for the resort services. For more information, visit http://www.dogwoodvethospital.com or call 919-942-6330.

Dogwood Veterinary Hospital & Pet Resort is the fulfillment of a dream of two local veterinarians who wanted to bring a unique experience to the community by creating a full-service veterinary facility offering upscale, state-of-the-art medical, surgical, boarding and grooming services. The facility is 7,800 square feet on more than four acres, complete with indoor and outdoor play areas and trails. The owners of Dogwood Veterinary Hospital created it to serve pet owners and their pets. Come by anytime for a tour of Dogwood’s facility or meet their staff. They take pride in showing off the care, service and pampering both pet owners and their pets deserve.







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Natural Solutions for Life Announces Partnership With Premier Pet Product Distributor, Southeast Pet


(PRWEB) April 15, 2014

Keeping in line with the companys growth strategy, Natural Solutions for Life has entered a distribution agreement with Southeast Pet. Natural Stride joint supplement for dogs is the first product line of Natural Solutions for Life to be considered for distribution to retail establishments across the southeastern United States through Southeast Pets entire footprint. Soon, consumers across Tennessee, Alabama, Georgia, North and South Carolina and most recently, Florida, will be able to purchase Natural Stride joint health supplements for canines through independent pet retailers.

Illinois-based, Natural Solutions, manufacturer of Natural Stride products is excited and proud of the association with Southeast Pet. It is the practice of Southeast Pet to provide only the highest quality pet products to their pet retailer clientele. Natural Stride fits easily into the product line as it is always made with only the most effective, safest and best ingredients available, for the safety and well-being of your pet.

Partnering with Natural Solutions makes perfect sense, said Pete Cooper, VP of Sales & Marketing for Southeast Pet. Our company philosophies of providing the highest quality and most effective products mirror each other and we believe in the Natural Stride products.

Fighting against the effects of old age and arthritis, the scientific formulation behind Natural Stride employs only proven ingredients for joint health. Meant to improve degenerative joint conditions, the products are made from the highest-quality ingredients like cetyl myristoleate, glucosamine, hyaluronic acid, citrus bioflavonoids, and omega 3 fatty acids and are made here in the United States.

About Natural Solutions For Life

Founded in Robinson, IL, this family-owned business stands behind the belief of its founder and CEO Dave Guyer, that nobody deserves anything less than the best for themselves or their animals. Natural Stride for Livestock was launched 4 years ago with just that thought. Since then, Natural Stride has expanded their joint pain relief supplement line to include horses and dogs. Most recently, Natural Solutions for Life rounded out their product line with the introduction of Synodrin, a highly effective joint pain relief product line approved for humans. Though sold mainly online, new distribution partnerships, like with Southeast Pet, will bring their products to stores everywhere.

About Southeast Pet

Starting in 1975 as Southeast Aquatics, a supplier of fish and aquarium needs, founders Greg and Holly Judge quickly saw the need to expand the company and were able to build Southeast Pet into the a major distributor of quality pet food and supplies across 7 southeastern states including northeast Mississippi, Tennessee, Alabama, Georgia, both the Carolinas and most recently, Florida. The company continues to see growth and is now considered to be one of the most respected pet distributors in the nation.







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Digital Medical Imaging Center Now Offering Non-Surgical Biopsies


Miami, FL (PRWEB) April 18, 2014

A biopsy is a minimally-invasive procedure that removes a sample of abnormal tissue that has been previously detected for accurate diagnosis and treatment planning. This type of procedure is most commonly used to diagnose, and sometimes treat, lumps found in the breast tissue. The Center for Diagnostic Imaging of Miami announces a new biopsy procedure that does not require surgery.

Known as an ultrasound biopsy or a stereotactic biopsy, it may be performed after abnormalities have been detected in the breast as a result of a breast self-exam, mammogram or other imaging procedure. There are several different biopsy procedures available to ensure the most precise removal and analysis for an individuals condition. Many of these procedures are performed with ultrasound or MRI guidance to ensure precise needle placement while minimizing damage to surrounding healthy tissue.

A special automated needle is used for an image-guided biopsy. A specialty trained radiologist uses ultrasound, MRI, or mammography to view the breast tissue as he carefully guides the needle into the abnormal area. The needle then removes a small amount of tissue from the abnormality.

These non-surgical biopsies are done as an outpatient procedure and only require local anesthesia. The specific type of breast biopsy to be received depends on the location of the abnormality and the initial consultation with the radiologist.

About Center for Diagnostic Imaging:

The Center for Diagnostic Imaging Miami staff is dedicated to providing the highest level of efficient and excellent care for each patient who walks through their door.

The center, known for their reputation as one of the best full body PET scan Miami facilities in the state, is owned and managed by physicians, radiologists, technicians, and other highly trained and qualified staff.

The staff-ran facility’s mission is to serve the healthcare needs of the Miami community with the use of the most highly advanced technology medical equipment within the diagnostic imaging industry.

With this type of technology available at their fingertips, staff members have the ability to better identify any issues or concerns impacting the health and well-being of each individual patient.

The Center for Diagnostic Imaging currently offers the following scanning services:

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Dot &Dash are now on the same food. Besides the slight color difference, the only way to tell which one is cat food and which is dog food is to look at the drawing above the ‘Orijen’ branding. #fail

Dot &Dash are now on the same food. Besides the slight color difference, the only way to tell which one is cat food and which is dog food is to look at the drawing above the ‘Orijen’ branding. #fail
Orijen Dog Food

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Mirena IUD Lawsuit Filed by Parker Waichman LLP Alleges Bayer Failed to Warn about Risk of Spontaneous Migration, Uterine Perforation


New York, NY (PRWEB) April 18, 2014

Parker Waichman LLP, a national law firm dedicated to protecting the rights of victims injured by defective drugs and medical devices, has filed a lawsuit alleging that the Mirena IUD is harmful and caused injuries in a California woman. The suit was filed on March 27th in the Superior Court of New Jersey Law Division, Bergen County (In Re Mirena Litigation Case No. 297, Civil Action No. L-2903-14). Bayer Healthcare Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Bayer Pharma AG and Bayer OY have been named as Defendants.

According to the Complaint, the Plaintiff was implanted with Mirena IUD in February 2009. The product is an intrauterine device that releases the hormone levonorgestrel to prevent pregnancy; once inserted, it can remain in the uterus for up to five years, the suit states. According to the lawsuit, the Defendants have admitted that [i]t is not known exactly how Mirena works. Additionally, the package labeling does not warn about spontaneous migration of Mirena, but only states that migration may occur if the uterus is perforated during insertion.

In the Plaintiffs case, it is alleged that the initial procedure was tolerated well and there was no sign that her uterus was perforated during insertion. However, in March 2012 the Plaintiff underwent a laparoscopy to remove the Mirena IUD located intra-abdominally. The suit alleges that the Defendants negligent and wrongful actions are to blame for the Plaintiffs injuries. Allegedly, she suffered severe and permanent physical injuries, endured substantial pain and suffering, incurred significant expenses for medical care and treatment and will continue to incur such expenses in the future. The suit also alleges that the Plaintiff has suffered from lost wages and loss of earning capacity.

The lawsuit also point out that Bayer has misrepresented Mirena in the past. According to the Complaint, the company was contacted in 2009 by the Department of Health and Human Services Division of Drug Marketing, Advertising, and Communications (DDMAC) for making unsubstantiated claims about the device while failing to mention its risks in the companys Simple Style program.

The Complaint notes that, according to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, the most serious side effects associated with the Mirena IUD are:


Perforation of the uterine wall
Embedment of the device in the uterine wall
Intrauterine pregnancy
Ectopic pregnancy
Group A streptococcal sepsis
Pelvic inflammatory disease (PID)

The attorneys at Parker Waichman LLP are actively involved in the Mirena IUD litigation. Partner Raymond C. Silverman has been appointed Co-Lead Counsel in the Mirena IUD multicounty litigation centralized in Bergen County, New Jersey. Matthew J. McCauley, Senior Litigation Counsel at Parker Waichman LLP, was previously appointed Co-Lead Counsel in the Mirena IUD multidistrict litigation in New York. Mr. McCauley also co-chairs the American Association for Justice (AAJ) Mirena IUD Litigation Group. The Group is actively involved in exchanging educational materials and medical literature in order to best represent victims.

Parker Waichman LLP continues to offer free lawsuit consultations to victims of Mirena IUD birth control. If you or a loved one experienced complications following the use of this device, please visit the firm’s Mirena

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Top Los Angeles Auto Accident Lawyers Mourn the Passing of One of LAPD’s Motor Cycle Officer’s After Being Hit by a DUI Driver


Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) April 17, 2014

Los Angeles personal injury lawyer, Della Shaker, Esq., is distressed by the wrongful death of one of LAPD’s finest motorcycle officers who was struck by a suspected DUI driver while stopped at a traffic light in Sun Valley around 5:30 p.m., Saturday, April 5, 2014.

On Saturday, April 5, 2014, Amy Powell of Los Angeles News, KABC-TV Los Angeles, CA, reported that a Los Angeles police motorcycle officer was listed in critical condition after being pinned between two vehicles in the Sun Valley area Saturday afternoon. The report went on to state that Investigators say the officer was stopped at a traffic light when he was struck from behind by a red SUV travelling at a high rate of speed. The officer was pinned in between two vehicles. (Sun Valley crash leaves LAPD cop critically injured)

However, days after the accident and after being rushed to Providence Holy Cross Medical Center in Mission Hills, Officer Chris Cortijo’s condition, the victim in the auto vs. motorcycle accident, apparently turned for the worse.

On Wednesday, April 9, 2014, Carollyn Nguyen of Los Angeles News, KABC-TV Los Angeles, CA, reported that “The LAPD motorcycle officer who was struck by a suspected DUI driver in Sun Valley over the weekend has died.” It was also mentioned in the report that Officer Cortijo was a 26-year LAPD veteran who worked at the department’s Valley Traffic Division. Police Chief Charlie Beck said Officer Cortijo arrested more than 3,000 DUI suspects over the course of his career. (LAPD Sun Valley crash: Motorcycle officer dies of his injuries)

Dedicated Los Angeles auto accident lawyer Della Shaker, Esq., is saddened by the loss of an innocent life, especially an officer of the law who dedicated his life to protecting the public from DUI drivers. In a very ironic fashion, adds Atty. Shaker, Officer Cortijo suffered wrongful death in the hands of a suspected DUI driver, the evil that he diligently fought against in order to protect all of us.

“Auto accidents, especially Drunk Driving accidents are very devastating and life changing not only to the victims but their families as well. In the case of Officer Cortijo, the family members have the right to seek compensation for all their damages, from property damage, actual medical costs, loss of life’s earnings, funeral expenses, loss of consortium, loss of love and support, pain and suffering and other non-monetary losses, among others. However, regardless of the heirs’ claims, it obviously cannot replace the value of a loved one,” opines Ms. Shaker.

Ms. Shaker adds, “This is why, in LA Injury Advocates, we make it our professional commitment, to diligently pursue and put to justice, negligent parties and other third parties, including DUI drivers who cause all kinds of traffic accidents, in order to make sure that they pay a high price for their recklessness and to serve as deterrent to other automobile drivers and motorists to always be careful in operating their vehicles, because lives of innocent people are always at stake.”

LA Injury Advocates’ skilled Los Angeles, California personal injury lawyers have been representing victims of personal injury accidents even in cases of fatal auto accidents, bike and bicycle accidents, motorcycle accidents, pedestrian accidents, truck accidents, bus accidents and train accidents for more than two decades now. As of date, the well respected auto accident attorneys of LA Injury Advocates have already obtained hundreds of millions in awards for all their auto accident client victims on account of their committed legal representation in obtaining the best personal injury claims their clients deserve.

About LA Injury Advocates, P.C.

LA Injury Advocates, is a Los Angeles, California based personal injury law firm headed by Della Shaker, Esq., specializing in all personal injury related accidents such as car accident, truck and bus accident, motorcycle accident, bike accident, drunk driving accident, proposition 213 claims, uninsured and under insured motorist claims, slip and fall, pedestrian injury, construction injury accidents, premise liability, dog bite attacks, brain injury, spine injury, burn injury, pool drowning accident, product liability, wrongful death claim, medical malpractice and even animal attacks, boating accident and aviation accident claims.

LA Injury Advocates’ highly skilled auto accident attorneys in California offer top notch legal representation against negligent parties, big insurance companies and large defense law firms. With decades of experience in pursuing personal injury cases and vast resources in investigating all kinds of negligence accidents, the law firm has established its mark among the top personal injury law firms in California.

LA Injury Advocates’ top personal injury lawyers are located in 201 S. Bundy Dr., Los Angeles, CA 90025. To learn more about the firm, you can call them at (310) 921-7055 for your free case evaluation or if you prefer you can email them or take advantage of their free on-line case submission.







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JustAnswer Absorbs Pearl.com, Bolsters Position as Leader of Online Professional Services

San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) April 04, 2014

JustAnswer LLC today announced plans to relaunch the JustAnswer brand and absorb sister site, Pearl.com. This consolidation and JustAnswer refresh, which will take place gradually over 2014, will allow the company to more efficiently serve customers as well as explore a wider scope of professional services. JustAnswer currently offers access to over 10,000 experts in 700 categories, from medical, legal and veterinary to tech support, auto repair and more.

Launched in 2003, JustAnswer was one of the early pioneers in bringing professional services online. Pearl.com was created in 2012 as a step in the companys evolution from a simple Q&A site to a more robust experience offering a wider range of expert services. At the same time, the JustAnswer customer base has continued to grow and remain loyal.

We learned that an entirely new brand wasnt necessary to grow and evolve the business, said founder and CEO Andy Kurtzig. Despite our desire to move to the Pearl.com brand, we found the JustAnswer site continued to gain strength and awareness in the online professional services category, leading us to make the strategic decision to refocus our efforts and consolidate our offerings under JustAnswer a powerful brand with millions of customers.

JustAnswer customers will enjoy the same benefits available on Pearl.com one-on-one conversations with experts at truly affordable rates. The brand relaunch will eventually incorporate new enhancements to the JustAnswer website and customer experience borrowed from Pearl.com, including an updated look to the JustAnswer website and the rebranding of the Pearl.com iOS app. JustAnswer will also continue to test new products and services, including remote desktop support, video and phone chat and expanded mobile apps.

About JustAnswer

JustAnswer is the largest source for professional expertise online, providing access to over 10,000 experts in 700 fields, including doctors, lawyers, veterinarians, auto mechanics and tech specialists. Experts provide quick and affordable answers to just about any question, anytime and from anywhere. The experts on JustAnswer are not employees, contractors or agents of JustAnswer but rather independent experts who use the site to communicate with customers. Founded in 2003, and based in San Francisco, the privately held company operates in 196 countries and 22 currencies. The mission of the company is simple and motivating to help people. To learn more, please visit http://www.justanswer.com, facebook.com/justanswer and follow us at twitter.com/justanswer.







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Alex Feeling The Need for a Bit More Love

Alex Feeling The Need for a Bit More Love
Dog Supplies

Image by Andrew Morrell Photography
Since his brother Sammy arrived, Alex has to share our neverending supply of adoration. Poor Alex. More at my daily photoblog PHOTO.NOISE.

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5 Steps to Curing Your Passover Hangover, Because Manischewitz Brings the Hurt

5 Steps to Curing Your Passover Hangover, Because Manischewitz Brings the Hurt
But wait! You do have an abundance of matzo products that are kosher for Passover, directly from the box to your stomach. Don't doubt the dexterity of this … But what might really do the trick for the morning after (the seder, that is) is some good …
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A taste of Brussels and Berlin
This hot dog has ketchup, mustard, fried onions and obviously, pickles on top. Not bad for only €1.50. … After I returned from Berlin, I bought an abundance of fruits and vegetables and swore off carbohydrates, dairy and other junk food. My body …
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Review: Mystery Case Files: Dire Grove (3DS eShop)
Suddenly a dog appeared, as though that's what we tapped, and the dog was removed from our list. We tapped the wreath again, and that was removed from the list as well. Was the dog hiding in the wreath? … However when Dire Grove makes it difficult to …
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