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Why Does My Dog Eat Weird Things?

By | 2018-09-20T16:33:13+00:00 September 20th, 2018|Dog Behavior, Dog Health|

As pet parents, we have all seen our dogs eat some pretty disgusting or non-food things. We are left shaking our heads and wondering, why? It’s common for puppies to chew on objects as they are teething, and some even digest these foreign objects without any digestive problems. Fortunately, most will grow out of this [...]

Help your nervous dog relax

By | 2018-08-28T20:06:58+00:00 August 28th, 2018|Dog Behavior|

Having a nervous or scared dog can be challenging for a dog owner. It takes a lot of patience and understanding. Whether your dog was born with a shy personality (the type that would rather hide than greet a new person) or had some bad experiences that made them fearful, you (understandably) would like them [...]

Steps To Stop Your Dog From Pulling On The Leash

By | 2018-07-23T18:28:04+00:00 July 23rd, 2018|Dog Behavior, Dog Training|

One of the most common reasons pet owners take their dog to a trainer is for dogs pulling on their leash. While everyone wants to enjoy a nice walk with their pup, it’s no secret that a dog dragging you down the street is nothing short of awful. Teaching your dog to walk nicely on [...]

6 Things our dogs need from us the most!

By | 2018-06-21T16:56:47+00:00 June 21st, 2018|Dog Health, Dog Training, Pet Care|

Our dogs are our family, and we always want to make sure that they have everything they need. Fundamental things like food, water, and shelter are a given, but what else is necessary to make our dogs’ lives the best they can be? Undivided attention (at least some of the time) It’s important to dedicate some [...]

Keep your dog happy and safe this summer

By | 2018-05-23T18:21:53+00:00 May 23rd, 2018|Dog Health, Pet Care|

In the warmer summer months, there are precautions we need to take to help keep our dogs healthy and safe. Regular grooming Regular grooming can prevent summer skin problems such as flea infestation, especially for dogs with heavy coats. Fleas thrive in moist, humid climates and live off the blood from their hosts. This can [...]

How To Raise A Friendly Dog

By | 2018-03-23T19:30:45+00:00 March 23rd, 2018|Dog Health, Dog Training|

Ever since early history dogs have developed a special bond with humans. As pack animals dogs have a need for companionship, love, security, and friendship. As humans, we share many of these same needs. Over the years this had led to dogs being right by our side as man’s best friend. All dogs are loyal [...]

Dog Travel Sickness

By | 2018-02-20T18:29:52+00:00 February 20th, 2018|Dog Behavior, Dog Health, Pet Care|

Yes, dogs can get travel sickness! And it is a real and upsetting problem for many pet owners. It can happen even on short car trips. Puppies and younger dogs are more often troubled by motion sickness as their immature ear structures, which support balance and equilibrium, are not fully developed. In many instances, dogs [...]