February 21, 2018

Holiday Letter From the Dog

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Greetings!   My mom Julie enlisted me to write a holiday letter on behalf of the Samrick family this year. I hope this letter finds you well. As for me, I’ve nestled in pretty well since my adoption; though last summer I started to hear some grumblings about me moving on to another home. Right… Read more

10 Ways Loving a Dog Can Teach Kids To Have A Healthy Body Image

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by Danielle B. Grossman, MFT Worried parents often come to my psychotherapy office, wondering how to teach their children to have a healthy attitude toward their bodies. These parents have heard their adolescents and pre-adolescents make comments like ‘I hate my thighs,’ or ‘I’m so fat and gross,’ or ‘Why do I train the same amount as… Read more