SOCIALIZING YOUR NEW PUPPY OR DOG

SOCIALIZING YOUR NEW PUPPY OR DOG

THE IMPORTANCE OF SOCIALIZING YOUR NEW PUPPY OR DOG   Introduction   One of the most important things for all new dogs is to learn about their new environment and the people & things in it. Socializing your new puppy or dog is key to their future

2nd Dog Syndrome

2nd dog syndrome

2nd Dog Syndrome Xia’s mom writes: “My 6-year-old Akita is dog aggressive. We are able to walk by other dogs but only with strict discipline from me and a tight leash. She has never been able to play with other dogs. She grew up with an older

No Cone of Shame

no cone of shame

NO CONE OF SHAME Musik sitting calmly with her soft cone the day after her surgery.   As many of you know, Musik got spayed yesterday as well as having 6 baby teeth extracted.  I wanted no cone cone of shame for my little girl!   If

Walk Your Dog Everyday

walk your dog every day

WALK YOUR DOG EVERY DAY   Did you know that you need to walk your dog every day?   I run into this woman almost every day at the park with Diego. When I asked to take her picture for an article I wanted to write about

Simple New Year Resolutions for You and Your Dog

Simple New Year Resolutions for You and Your Dog

Simple New Year Resolutions for You and Your Dog   Here are some ideas for a happier and healthier 2019   Simple New Year Resolutions for You and Your Dog 1. Everyone can use more exercise! It’s hard to get into new routines.  Many people join gyms

Train your dog to come

train your dog to come

Train Your Dog to Come   It’s imperative to train your dog to come on command. It is probably THE most important, life saving command! Dogs not only need to learn  to come to you whenever you call, but even to strangers – in case they get lost and need help

Holiday Tips for Your Dog

holiday tips for your dog

How to keep your dog safe for the holidays: Holiday tips for your dog   Holidays are great, but sometimes they can be stressful for people. And, of course, that stress can be passed on to our pets. We can also get distracted with everything that is

Look at Me

look at me command

LOOK AT ME   An easy but important command for your dog to understand is “look at me” (or watch me). This helps you ensure you can get your dog’s attention any time you need to.   I usually introduce “look at me” by adding it to