Many families choose to add a new puppy to the family on, or around, Christmas. They are so cute, and tiny, and the kids promise to take great care of her. And then, it happens. School starts again, and all the help goes out the window. The kids don't play with her, she needs housebreaking, and … Continue reading What To Do When You Don’t Want a Puppy Anymore
I've done the car-sick dog thing. It sucks, because I know the dog wants to go somewhere, but I hate taking him because...ick. Don't fear, though! Car sickness isn't a permanent condition. Most dogs can be cured with just a little help. Why do dogs get carsick? Dogs get car sick for two main reasons. … Continue reading How to Help the Car-Sick Dog
You made your decision. Your family will be adding a puppy to the mix. Congrats! Puppies are so cute, and so much fun. Your family needs to housebreak your new puppy, otherwise he might not stick around. Follow these 7 tips to housebreak a puppy in no time at all. #1. Get a crate. I … Continue reading 7 Fabulous Tips to Housebreak a Puppy
Ooh, Congrats! You’re expecting! That’s awesome! But your “first baby,” your dog, never lived with babies. Babies and toddlers are fragile little beings, hell-bent on mayhem and chaos. My son’s allergic to dogs, but still won’t keep his hands off them. Most dogs need some specific training to feel comfortable with a new baby, but … Continue reading Baby-Proof Your Dog with These 7 Easy Steps
You’ve got a new puppy, and you know that it’s super important that he comes to you when you call him, no matter what. You’ve had dogs before, but none of them had a rock-solid recall, and you want this puppy to be different. Puppy training is actually really easy! Here’s my top tips and … Continue reading Puppy Training: Teaching a Puppy to Come
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When choosing to add a dog to the family, often the family wishes to purchase a puppy but feels guilt for not adopting from a shelter or an adult dog.