How to introduce a puppy to a dominant dog

Key Takeaways: Understanding puppy behavior is crucial before introducing a puppy to a dominant dog. Consider factors such as the environment, social skills, and activity level before introducing the puppy. Create separate “safe” spaces for both dogs and gradually introduce them following a step-by-step introduction process. Continue socializing the dogs, manage their routine and environment, […]

How to train an older dog

Key takeaway: Training older dogs is important for their overall well-being and behavior. It helps improve their socialization skills and enhances their quality of life. Choosing an appropriate training method, such as reward-based training or clicker training, can be effective in teaching older dogs new commands and behaviors. Utilizing positive reinforcement, such as rewards and […]

Paws and Knobs: The Curious Case of How Dogs Master the Art of Opening Doors

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Is your dog exhibiting an impressive talent for opening doors and cabinets, resulting in unrestricted access throughout your home? Have they mastered nudging open sliding glass doors, manipulating French door latches, or scratching their way into cabinets and refrigerators, treating themselves to an impromptu snack? I can completely relate to your predicament. When my own […]

How to Register Your Service Dog: Everything You Need to Know

Service dogs can provide incredible support and assistance to individuals with disabilities. These highly trained animals can perform various tasks, such as guiding individuals who are blind or visually impaired, alerting their handlers to important sounds, providing stability and balance, and even helping with tasks such as opening doors or retrieving dropped items. However, if […]

Unleash Your Dog’s Inner Genius: The Benefits of Brain Training

Brain training for dogs is an effective way to keep your furry friend mentally stimulated and engaged. It’s a great way to prevent boredom, reduce destructive behavior, and improve your dog’s overall well-being. There are many different ways to train your dog’s brain, including puzzles, games, and training exercises. In this blog, we’ll explore the […]

How to Brush A Dog’s Teeth When They Refuse

Brushing a dog’s teeth can be a challenging task, especially if your dog refuses to cooperate. Proper dental care is important for your dog’s overall health, as poor dental hygiene can lead to a variety of health issues such as gum disease, tooth loss, and infections. It’s important to establish a dental care routine early […]

5 Ways to Convince Your Dog to Let You Brush Them

How many times have you asked your dog to sit still so you can brush them, only to have them flee the room? If this sounds familiar, don’t worry—it’s pretty common! Many dogs become nervous when they’re approached with an object in their face, and react by jumping up and running away, which only makes […]

The Do’s and Dont’s of Dog Care

Know your responsibility As a dog owner, you’re responsible for your pet’s safety, health, well-being, training, exercise, and quality of life. It’s easy to take care of a dog by following basic rules. Learn how to do it right with these tips! Knowing what is expected of you is essential to take proper care of […]