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4 WAYS TO IMPROVE YOUR DOG’S DENTAL HEALTH

4 WAYS TO IMPROVE YOUR DOG’S DENTAL HEALTH

Do you wish you could give your dog a kiss but you always stay away because their breath smells so bad? Sure, they could've gotten into something, but the real reason their breath stinks is because of plaque and tartar build up on their teeth. Just like we need to brush our teeth to keep our breath smelling fresh and plaque and tartar build up at bay, our dogs need the same care! Fun fact, did you know that 80% of dogs suffer from some sort of dental disease by the age of 3? Not to mention, dental cleanings and...

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10 HEARTWARMING WAYS TO CELEBRATE VALENTINE’S DAY WITH YOUR PUP

10 HEARTWARMING WAYS TO CELEBRATE VALENTINE’S DAY WITH YOUR PUP

Now is the paw-fect time to start thinking about how we can shower our cuddly companions with the love and affection they deserve to receive this Valentine’s Day. From learning and communicating with your dog through your pup’s preferred love language – whether it’s high-fives for physical touch, barks of affirmation, quality time tail wags, gift-unwrapping excitement, or acts of service – to fun-filled activities that are sure to light your tail-wagging buddy up, there are lots of ways to make your dog’s Valentine’s Day one to remember. So, let’s dive into the ultimate Valentine’s Day bucket list for your...

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HOW TRAINING YOUR DOG CHANGES THROUGHOUT THEIR LIFE

HOW TRAINING YOUR DOG CHANGES THROUGHOUT THEIR LIFE

Fact or myth: dog training only needs to be done when they're a puppy and things stay with them forever. If you answered myth, you're correct! There's this big misconception that if you teach your puppy the basics when they're little, you will never have to work on training again and that couldn't be farther from the truth!   Throughout your dog's life, they will enter many different stages that require different levels of attention and training to match their needs. In this post, we're going over the different training you need for the different stages in your dogs life and...

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PAMPER YOUR POOCH: A GUIDE TO STRESS-RELIEVING ACTIVITIES FOR DOGS

PAMPER YOUR POOCH: A GUIDE TO STRESS-RELIEVING ACTIVITIES FOR DOGS

A Guide to Stress-Relieving Activities for Dogs  On days that we’re feeling stressed, we can always count on our furry friends to provide an instant pick-me-up. In fact, research has shown that petting our dogs can lower our stress hormone cortisol, while playing with our pups can increase the levels of our feel-good hormone oxytocin. Knowing the positive impact that our dogs have on our daily lives, especially when we’re feeling stressed, it’s only natural that we want to return the favor and ease any stress or anxiety that our dogs may be feeling.   But how can we best soothe...

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