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British Dogs Breeds to Become Extinct? Erm, no.

Over the past few years The Kennel Club, in their infinite wisdom, have busily been calling for the saviour of some ‘endangered’ British pedigree dogs. So concerned are they about the plight of some breeds a prominent article in The

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You Scratch My Back, I’ll Scratch Yours!

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Best Websites For Dog Owners

At Total Pet Publishing our vision has always been to provide high quality information for pet owners encompassing every aspect of the pet ownership lifecycle.  So, with that in mind, here’s a small list of our sites from start to

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Dogs and Leadership

Today I'd look to look at leadership. Not the sort of leadership often talked about at length on TV in relation to dog training…no, we’re looking for stories, examples and cases of where you’ve seen DOGS show leadership credentials. Before

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Political Position on Bad Dog Breeding (Who Cares?)

This is taken from the recent Parliamentary Animal Welfare group update in to the state of pedigree dog breeding in the UK. (read more here). In 2009, there were a number of MPs and Members of the House of Lords

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Pets & Autism

Just another great story highlighting the incredible power of animals. Fraser Booth, from Balmoral, Aberdeenshire, finds even simple tasks challenging, because of his autism. But now he has found a friend and guardian in lovable cat Billy, who has 'made

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Ryan O’Meara on Publishing for Pet Owners

Ryan O'Meara, MD of Total Pet Publishing In today's interview we talk to Ryan O'Meara, MD of Total Pet Publishing. Ryan discusses his love for digital media, his dislike for "cutesy jargon" and how he owes a lot to his

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Pet Pics

Mia, Chloe, Cat. See the full gallery on Posterous

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Think Like a Dog, Win at Life (Says Oprah Winfrey)

In my book, Clever Dog: Life Lessons from Man's Best Friend, I discussed the concept of adopting the greatest elements of the canine personality to improve the way we think, work and interact. It seems the concept is not lost

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It Finally Happened, Bing is Now a Better Search Engine Than Google

I can’t quite remember the day I discovered Google.   Like most (millions) of people, all I know is, I used it once, it was better and it then became my search engine of choice.   That has gradually changed.

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About Me
Ryan O'Meara
Ryan O'Meara is the founder of Total Pet Publishing, a former professional dog trainer, current publisher of K9 Magazine, author and commentator on social issues relating to dogs and business. He is a World Animal Day ambassador and one of the co-founder's of the leading UK dog adoption website DogsBlog.com.
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Total Pet Publishing : K9 Magazine : ViVo Media

My name is Ryan O'Meara.

I am the publisher and editor-in-chief of K9 Magazine. I founded Total Pet Publishing, a specialist media company deciated to pets and pet owners as well as ViVo Media, a hyper-local media venture. I am a former professional dog trainer and author of three books, Clever Dog (life lessons from man's best friend), Newshounds and Amazing Dog Facts & Trivia.