Bill Coleman and John Garufi's Max in San Francisco, California after a bath







PON Horoscopes for June

 Which Astrological Sign belongs to your PON ?

Capricorn PON (Born between December 22nd - January 19th) Your new PON puppy should be going to socialization classes and becoming used to his new surroundings. Be sure that no one interrupts feeding times. Have you decided on home-cooked or commercial food ? Consult the long list of food re-calls if considering commercial kibble. Do research on canine diets. Those hot spots can result from food allergies as well as environmental allergies. Keep a daily journal to determine which days are itchy days. Visit your vet for professional advice.


 Aquarius PON (Born between January 20th - February 18th) Zany PON -  Your young PON is testing you out with his antics and needs strict rules in order to develop good manners. Socialization classes will help with his issues. How much physical contact do you have with your PON ? Praise him when he follows your rules. Introduce him to children while he is young.


 Pisces PON (Born between February 19th - March 20th) When considering showing your PON, have at least two experienced breeders help evaluate your PON and inquire about movement, as well as correct proportion, temperament, etc. All these factors will determine if your PON is a show quality PON. If your PON doesn't do as well as expected in the ring, consult experienced PON  folks to help decide factors contributing to his/her performance. You may need to work together with a professional groomer and handler.


Aries PON (Born between March 21st - April 19th) Feisty PON -Your PON needs close contact with you and members of your family. You may be crating too many hours while away at work. Make up for this in the evenings with doggie centered activities. If you don't do confirmation, why not consider therapy or agility activities ?? Volunteer to participate on club committees if possible. Check off your favorite committees when renewing your membership.



 Taurus Dog (Born between April 20th - May 20th) Take it easy PON - Global warming has resulted in more rainy weather in your area, which may mean more mosquitoes and fleas. Look into natural alternatives before problems crop up. Have you asked your breeder about the type of tail he/she was born with ? You may be astonished at the response you receive on this subject. Compare the way that your PON moves to other PONS in the ring. Do you have a show or pet PON ? Ignore that gossip which serves no good. Seek the truth in all situations.


Gemini PON (Born between May 21st - June 20th) Gregarious PON -  Your PON has gained a few extra pounds during the winter and you need to consider ways of reducing his/her weight. Don't exclusively rely on diet types of kibble and consider crafting your own low fat diet at home. Wild rice is low in calories and high in vitamins and minerals. Avoid bones which are imported from other countries. Consider veggies or grain-free treats.



Cancer PON (Born between June 21st - 21st July) Family PON - When taking your PON for a teeth cleaning, discuss various types of options with your family vet. If you are considering adding another PON to your household, speak with other multi-PON owners and seek their advice about adjustments you will all need to make. Remember that your grooming times will be increased.



 Leo PON (Born between July 22nd - August 22nd) Proud PON  - Consider the original Polish diet of PONS and explore ways of staying with this tradition. How often do you bath your PON ? Too many baths may tend to dry out his/her skin. Speak with your breeder about grooming. What works well for your online friends in the breed may not work well for your own PON.


Virgo PON (Born between August 23rd - September 23rd) Working PON - Therapy PONS need to be in good health because good temperaments rely on feeling good. If you have noticed that your PON is in a grumble mood, investigate reasons for it. He/she may have a hidden tick in his fur or may be experiencing other health issues. Don't rely on auntie Wendy for everything.




Libra PON (Born between September 24th - October 22nd)  If you notice that your PON has started bumping into walls and furniture, it is time for an eye exam. Don't delay and avoid listening to gossip on this subject.  Those nails need trimming and it's time to do it on a regular basis. Female PONS experience a change in heat cycles as they mature. Discuss this with your vet rather than with auntie Wendy.


Scorpio PON (Born between October 23rd - November 21st)  How many hours a day does your PON sleep ? How active is he/she ?? Has your PON experienced big changes in behavior over the past few months. A trip to the vet and blood tests may be in order. Wet weather means more fleas and mosquitoes and you have got to keep your PON updated on heart worm protection. Don't delay. Add pumpkin to your PON'S diet for more regulated digestive issues.



Sagittarius PON (Born between November 22nd - December 21st) Adventurous PON - If you take your PON on camping trips, be sure that he/she is updated on all shots. Call local authorities for info on ticks in the area. Being up-to-date on grooming is also vital. Make sure that you have a reliable source of food and water for your PON on such trips.



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