What is puppy socialization?

What is puppy socialization?

As a puppy parent, you want your new family member to grow into a confident, well-adjusted and happy adult dog. Perhaps the biggest key to achieving this goal is to ensure that your puppy is properly socialized from a young age. If you got your pup from a breeder,...
The Difference Between Obedience and Behavior Training

The Difference Between Obedience and Behavior Training

Whether you have purchased a puppy from a breeder or adopted an adult dog from a shelter, you may soon find yourself wondering about finding a dog trainer. Training your dog makes a great deal of sense. It helps you form a closer bond with your dog while also teaching...
How to keep your dogs warm during the winter

How to keep your dogs warm during the winter

Most dog parents know that extreme heat can be harmful to their pups. However, they may not be as aware of the fact that cold can be just as harmful. Some dogs, like Siberian huskies, are born and bred for snowy, icy conditions. They have a thick, well-insulated...
Traveling With Your Dog

Traveling With Your Dog

For most dog owners, their furry, four-legged companion is another member of the family. This means that when the family travels, the dog goes with them. Of course, it’s not always easy to bring your best friend with you, especially during the holidays when...
How to stop your puppy from chewing everything?

How to stop your puppy from chewing everything?

Introducing a new puppy to your family is an exciting time. Everyone is looking forward to hours of playing and cuddling, but it quickly becomes apparent that your puppy also is interested in chewing on everything. This natural behavior is exhibited by all dogs,...