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CATHY KEELER, of Placerville, practices casting exercises with Taita, her 6-year-old female Chesapeake Bay Retriever, at Bradford Park in Shingle Springs on May 16. Democrat photo by Shelly Thorene

Healthy Pets 2014

Man’s best friend … and assistant?

By From page HHP4 | June 06, 2014

When many dog owners think about their pets, things like wagging tails, lolling tongues, slimy tennis balls and being yanked on a leash come to mind. Most people think of dogs as companions, but have you ever thought about what your dog was actually bred for?

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