Posted on August 26, 2021
For thousands of years, dogs have provided humans companionship, entertainment, and of course, unconditional love. Any dog owner will tell you how much joy their four-legged family members bring them, but did you know dogs are scientifically proven to improve their owner’s mental and physical health?
Here are FIVE major benefits of owning a dog!
Posted on August 20, 2021
No matter your dog’s age, breed, size, or temperament, training is a vital part of their development. And contrary to popular belief, it’s never too late to start. However, dogs have a mind of their own, and if you own a dog, you know it isn’t always easy to get them to do what you want.
Training a dog can be frustrating and time-consuming, but it’s also one of the most rewarding experiences a pet parent can have. Giving your dog a solid training foundation strengthens your bond, makes socialization easier, and will help keep your pup, yourself, your possessions, and others safe.
Here are FIVE obedience commands every dog owner should know
Posted on August 18, 2021
Summer is winding down, the mornings are getting a little cooler, and September is right around the corner. The back-to-school season is an exciting time full of new teachers, new friends, and new possibilities. It also means changes for your four-legged family members.
Changes to your pet’s daily schedule can cause abnormal behavior, new habits, and even depression. Getting your kids ready for school may already be a handful, but don’t forget to prepare your canine and feline family members as well!
Here are FIVE ways to help your pets transition into the fall season.
Posted on August 12, 2021
You may have seen stories in the news recently about dogs who suddenly died after swimming in lakes and ponds containing blue-green algae. To avoid a similar tragedy happening to your pet, we’ve compiled the following information about this poisonous algae and what you can do to protect your pets. (more…)
Posted on August 11, 2021
Hiking is the perfect way to give your dog a full day of exercise while exploring new surroundings and new smells. Whether it’s a casual mile in the woods, a day-long journey scaling a high-altitude peak, or anywhere in between, there are some safety precautions you should be taking to keep both you and your dog safe.
Posted on August 5, 2021
As the world slowly reopens, your kids head back to school, and you head back to the office, your pets may be spending significantly more time home alone. This change in day-to-day routine could lead to your pet developing separation anxiety.
Here’s how to help your pet prepare for changes to their routine, spot the signs of separation anxiety, and treat it if it arises.