BigDogsPorch - Community for Dog Lovers

  1. The Dog Park

    General chatter about life with our dogs.
    1. General Dog Chat

      Anything and everything dog related that doesn't fit in any other category.
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      Latest: Your First Dog Chicagok9, Oct 23, 2014 at 1:00 AM
    2. Dog Breed Info

      Learn more about the many breeds and crossbreeds of dogs. Find help deciding which breed is for you and get support from other owners of the same breed/mix.
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      Latest: Mini Lab?? ruffian, Oct 6, 2014
    3. Dog Photography

      A forum exclusively for photo sharing! We love pics so feel free to post as many pics as you want!
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    4. The Pickles Project

      Follow our traveling mascot, Pickles! See where he's been, where he's going and what he's up to. Book a visit with Pickles and show him your town!
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    5. Other Pets Chat

      For our other pets. Any non-canine pet welcome here!
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      Latest: Bun-Bun SewFine, Oct 21, 2014 at 1:51 AM
  2. Caring For Your Dog

    Helpful advice and information about taking care of your dog
    1. Dog Nutrition

      What should I feed Fido? Discussions on quality nutrition and raw feeding welcome here, but please, no bashing each other over feeding choices.
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      Latest: Could I ask your opinion on a cat food issue? Julia, Oct 21, 2014 at 2:37 PM
    2. Dog Healthcare

      Here is where we discuss healthcare issues. Traditional and holistic methods are welcome here. DISCLAIMER: Any advice given here is not intended to replace medical treatment by your veterinarian. When in doubt, please seek professional help.
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      Latest: When to spay? aDorkable, Oct 21, 2014 at 10:31 PM
    3. Dog Grooming

      Here is where we discuss all things grooming
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      Latest: Cowboy Magic NamasteDogs, Oct 12, 2014
    4. Dog Training & Behavior

      This is where we can talk about training and dog behavior, exchange tips, ask questions, and share information.
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    5. Dog Breeding & Puppies

      Here is where we talk about responsible breeding practices. Birth announcements and upcoming litters can be posted here, but please, no selling!
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  3. Spotlight on Special Dogs

    For the dog who goes above and beyond
    1. Dog Rescue

      Here is where our members can share information about dogs needing rescue, or needing permanent homes. NO OFFERS OF DOGS FOR SALE OR WANT ADS TO BUY A DOG. This is for RESCUE only.
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      Latest: Amarah kafalu, Oct 14, 2014
    2. Assistance & Therapy Dogs

      Here we can talk about day to day life with our Assistance/Service Dogs and Therapy Dogs
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      Latest: Mia's Report Card kafalu, Sep 17, 2014
    3. Showing Dogs

      Here we can talk about all things conformation, post show results, upcoming show info, etc
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      Latest: Aiden's first AKC show! MoradoDobes, Oct 19, 2014 at 9:18 PM
    4. Dog Sports

      Discussions on various dog events such as carting, drafting, weight pull, lure coursing, competition obedience, rally, agility and more
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      Latest: Ideas for keeping cool Amaziah, Sep 17, 2014
    5. The Rainbow Bridge

      Tributes to pets loved and lost, who are now anxiously awaiting us at the Bridge.
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      Latest: (Kennel Name) Hector Machesney aka Mack Hector_Dane, Oct 20, 2014 at 9:10 PM
    1. Site Sponsors Marketplace

      Special offers from our site sponsors. Shopping here helps support BDP!
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    2. BDP Marketplace

      Here we can post listings for stuff we want to buy/sell/trade. Can be anything, doesn't have to be dog related. Unless otherwise noted in the listing, ads are not endorsed by BDP. Enter into transactions at your own risk.
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