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Tony Angiuli is a real estate professional based in Florida.

Don’t Make the Mistake of Getting a Dog Before You’re Ready

I’ve talked extensively about the amazing things that raising a dog does for you. To name a few, Piper has allowed me to write about the ups and downs of raising animals, the absolutely endless amount of energy she has on a daily basis, beach dogs, watching her grow, the joy dogs bring us, and the value that they bring to almost ...

We Need Dogs More Than They Need Us

You’ve probably seen the images and charts often posted on social media that describe the differences between owning cats and dogs. They’re the ones that are filled with quips likening cats to kings of the household while dogs are the ones who depend on humans for everything from using the bathroom to getting food. A cat without ...

The Undeniable Benefits of Dogs on Mental Health

  In times when humanity’s divides seem to deepen and scar, having a steadfast companion of the four-legged furball variety becomes a truly special kind of respite. There’s a force beyond magical that binds us to our canine compatriots; since before recorded history they’ve kept us safe, kept us company and kept our ...

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The Joy of Dogs

A little while ago, a big storm was passing across Florida. As can happen, I was feeling a little under the weather because of it. I couldn't stroll around outside. Some plans I had made needed to get canceled. And in brief was feeling a little grumpy. Then I saw Piper do the funniest thing. She was sitting in my lap in the living ...

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Watching A Little Dog Getting Big

As those who have been following my blog may know, I never owned a dog until recently. My wife and I decided it was the time to get a dog and so now we have an almost-one-year-old Cavalier King Charles Spaniel in our home. Piper has taught me a lot about life and has made me think about what it means to be a Florida Beach dog. ...

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How To Be a Florida Beach Dog

If you've been following me on the web, you know that my wife and I recently got a dog and that this is my first dog ever. Piper is a little King Charles Spaniel. She's amazing. We love her. She has taught us all sorts of things and we can't wait for her to teach us more. Along those lines, there are several things I can't wait to ...

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4 Pieces of Wisdom I Learn From My New Puppy

My wife and I recently acquired a new member of our family. Piper is Cavalier King Charles Spaniel. She's little more than 4 months old. She's energetic and wonderful and has taught me one or two things about dogs (I've never had one in my life). In our time together, she's also taught me several other things. Moving around is ...

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7 Things I Learned from Having a New Puppy

I have some exciting news. My wife and I recently bought a puppy, and she is officially the cutest thing ever: Piper is a Cavalier King Charles Spaniel, or just Cavalier for short. She's about 18 weeks old now. My wife and I both really excited to have a new animal friend in the house. But here's the thing: I've never ...

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Jurassic Florida: Wildlife in the Sunshine State

It may not be Jurassic world but there's definitely no shortage of exotic wildlife to be found in Florida. Growing up in Chicago, I was used to seeing the occasional deer, squirrel, raccoon and even coyote--but the sort of life I saw teeming in the wooded prairie-land of around Chicago couldn't even hold a candle to the ...

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Polar Snorkeling

Have you ever thought about snorkeling in the Arctic? I bet that would be something that doesn’t come to mind . I can imagine that when you think of snorkeling the image of a sunny day, swimming in turquoise waters and looking at a variety of exotic sea life is what pops to mind. Snorkeling evokes the images of beautiful beaches ...

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Golf Works to Create More Opportunities for Junior Female Golfers

The golfing world continues to progress, this time making major changes in the world of women’s golf. Young female golfers are receiving an opportunity of a lifetime, as more of them are now eligible to compete for a spot in the LPGA’s first major, the ANA Inspiration. The tournament, which will be known as the “ANA Junior ...

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3 Tips to Breathing Properly While Snorkeling!

As I wrote about in a previous blog, snorkeling is one of the best leisure activities you could do while on vacation. It allows people to explore a world they don’t get exposed to often, peruse about the life that lies beneath the water, and try something new. In an area where the water is warm, snorkeling is one of the most ...

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The Top 5 Golf Course in America

With warm weather right around the corner for most of the country, I decided to post a slideshow on the top 5 Golf Courses in America. I hope to get the chance to visit all of these one day! Please feel free to comment with your favorite golf course, and share with your friends. ...

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Who Will Be Golf’s Breakout Star For 2016?

With all eyes towards the new year many professionals in the golf world have been debating as to who the breakout stars of 2016 will be. As some well known players are set to take a break or deal with injuries, the door has been opened for a handful of golfers to make waves. So who are these golfers who have caught the attention of ...

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5 Of The Best Snorkeling Destinations in the World

Recently I have fallen in love with paddle boarding. However, it’s not the only water-related activity that I love to do. As I grew up in Florida, there were many different options I had to pick from. One of my favorites though? Snorkeling.  There is nothing more relaxing to do in the water then snorkel. It’s a fairly easy ...

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Paddle Boarding – One of the Best Body Workouts

Paddle boarding is a sport that I recently fell in love with. In my previous blogs, I did my best to explain some tips to stand up on the board and why I chose the board I did. In this blog post, I will explain why paddle boarding is one of the best exercises for your body. Since it’s a fun activity, a lot of people of all shapes ...

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Stand up Paddleboarding

In recent years, it’s become nearly impossible to take a trip to the beach or drive on a bayfront road during the summer months and not see someone out in the water, standing up on a giant board, swinging a singular paddle across their body, gliding across the water. Stand Up Paddleboarding, or SUP for short, marries the best ...

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Slingshot Sports

When Tony began getting into paddleboarding, he knew he needed to make an investment in his own board. What started out as a Groupon deal turned into a regular event for Angiuli. When Tony began looking at all the different sorts of brands, he noticed Slingshot Sports. Slingshot Sports offers all different kinds of boards like ...

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Tips for Stand-Up Paddleboarding

With paddleboarding becoming a bigger activity each year, I wanted to leave you with some tips before you begin gearing up and heading out there. I mean, you wouldn't just grab set of golf clubs, balls, tees, and gear and head out and play a complete 18 would you? You should definitely ease into paddleboarding and try to save ...