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May 6, 2016

The Virtues of Older Dogs

“We can judge the heart of a man by his treatment of animals.” ~ Immanuel Kant When it comes to dogs, there’s no denying that puppies have a tendency to steal the spotlight. And who can blame them? They can’t help it if they’re little […]
April 12, 2016

Crate Training 101

Welcoming a new dog into your home is a milestone. A new family member has joined the ranks and it’s important to give your newfound pet what they need to thrive. For many dog owners, crate training is the key to success. If implemented properly, […]
March 9, 2016

Outdoor Dangers for Your Dog

Spring officially arrives on March 20th, which means warmer weather is on its way. Increased sunshine is a welcome sign of outdoor activities to come, but it’s also an indicator that it’s time to be aware of potential dangers for your pet. Dogs are wonderful […]
February 12, 2016

7 Reasons to Love Dogs (Even More)

  Valentine’s Day is quickly approaching and Cupid is taking aim – at your pet! One of the purest forms of love is born when a dog owner finds their fur-ever friend, and the joy that dogs give in return is priceless. In honor of […]
February 2, 2016

Best Dog Toys!

When a dog sees their favorite toy, there’s a certain magic that comes into play. Whether they catch sight of a squeaky toy or a particularly delicious bone, a dog’s face will light up and serious tail wagging will ensue when they see their beloved […]
January 25, 2016

Furry Angels: How Therapy Dogs Lift Us Up

Dogs are amazing creatures. Not only can they provide companionship and protection, they can settle into a home and become part of the family. For people battling an illness, having a dog doesn’t always align with treatment schedules and recovery. However, there are people out […]
January 10, 2016

New Year, New Puppy?

Teaching Your New Pet How to Recognize Their Name and “Come.” Ringing in the New Year can be a glorious act filled with a variety of aspirations for the year to come, and for some people, this means welcoming a new puppy. Puppies are the […]
December 4, 2015

Homemade Holiday Treats For Fido

The holidays are officially in full swing! With Thanksgiving in the rearview, it’s time to look ahead to the next wave of festivities. Many pet owners love including their pooches in various traditions, whether it be gift giving or partaking in annual feasts. With all […]
November 29, 2015

Fear-Based Aggression

Fear causes people to behave in ways that aren’t typical, and the same can be said for dogs. When people become afraid, there’s no specific reaction that’s hardwired into us. Much like our furry friends, it can cause us to become aggressive. If you believe […]