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michele that is really somethin!

elaine hmmm i wonder if dex will like the chips too. this may be what i need for his dry skin. the benefits are in the link too hehe. it just sounds too good to be true. even says u cancook with theoil lmao
 

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elaine hmmm i wonder if dex will like the chips too. this may be what i need for his dry skin. the benefits are in the link too hehe. it just sounds too good to be true. even says u cancook with theoil lmao

dont buy any of the chips! i have an extra little bag of em i will send you for Dexter to try, if he likes em than that'd be great! , if he doesnt , instead of throwing them away, you can send em back to me and my girls will eat em :)
 

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yep, just woke up. going back to sleep does sound good, hehe. But i'm planning on getting to the Mall right when they open today. one more gift to buy for the SS presents and then i can mail them out today :D
 

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I've been giving the dogs extra virgin coconut oil on their breakfast almost a year now. I get mine thru VitaCost, it's $20 for 1.6 liters. Many benefits including digestion, teeth health, and skin and coat health. Even helps kitty hairballs.
 

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I agree with Bianca! Coconut oil is awesome! But don't buy the expensive dog stuff. Go to whole foods or vitacost.com online or similar and buy a container of extra virgin coconut oil. I rotate coconut oil along with fish oils (salmon, mixed fish, and krill). It's great for skin/coat. You can also rub it into the coat, it's very conditioning and it smells yummy. You can also cook with it yourself! It's great. :)
 

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Another vote for coconut oil here, and another vote for the stuff that you get at the health food store - a fraction of the cost AND human grade! I only give it about once a week but mostly cuz I forget. A few of mine don't like it so I put it in a little syringe and pop it in their mouths ;) It deffo helps their coats be softer!
 

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I never heard of it for dogs but I know it's wonderful for humans. Especially the unrefined kind. I guess I'll start giving the boys some too!
 

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Coconut oil is great! We just get the tubs at Wal-Mart, it's only a couple bucks and you get a HUGE jar of the stuff. The funny thing about it is that it's actually a "solid" until you warm it up. Doesn't take much, even just rubbing it in the palm of your hand will soften it... but when you first open the jar it's kind of a shock to see what basically just looks like candle wax LOL. I have never noticed an odor with it. But it's a really great moisturizer. Used to use it on the hairless cresteds I've fostered in the past.
 
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