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Don't Let Your Dog Become a 4th of July Runaway

- 6/30/2016 3:31:29 PM
Don't Let Your Dog Become a 4th of July RunawayThere's nothing quite like the thrill of fireworks booming and soaring overhead... unless you're a dog who suffers from fear of loud noises.

The upcoming holiday week -- with its fireworks, firecrackers and other loud noises -- can be terrifying to dogs with noise phobias. Some hide, many run away, trying to escape the sound. In fact, the Fourth of July week is peak time for lost dog reports.
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Naming Good Behaviors is the First Step to Puppy Training

- 6/30/2016 1:48:08 PM
Naming Good Behaviors is the First Step to Puppy TrainingDogs aren't born knowing how to "Sit," Come," "Lie Down," or "Be Quiet"; we have to teach them what each of those commands means and how to comply with them.

Helping your puppy learn the commands you will eventually expect him to respond to is something that can start on the day he comes home. Read more on this blog to begin!
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Why You Should Tell the World your Property is “Canine Protected”

- 6/16/2016 10:25:31 AM
Why You Should Tell the World your Property is “Canine Protected”

We all know that having a dog in the family brings us happiness and companionship.


But did you know that your canine best friend also can help protect your home from intruders? Home security experts say that burglars intentionally avoid homes with dogs, because they know a barking dog will draw attention to their presence.

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Meet our 2016 Dog of the Year: Wrangler!

- 6/13/2016 7:26:24 AM
Meet our 2016 Dog of the Year: Wrangler!He garnered more than 212,000 Instagram followers and traveled thousands of miles to raise awareness about the benefits of service dogs.  The show's cast, crew and viewers fell in love with the puppy as he educated them about how guide dogs transform lives
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The Time to Introduce Good Puppy Manners is Now!

- 6/9/2016 10:22:22 AM
The Time to Introduce Good Puppy Manners is Now!Awww, look! He's chewing on ... OWW!! Hey, that hurt...let go of my sock! Puppy!! Hey! No!! Give it back! Come, Puppy, Come here!

Sound familiar? New puppy parents find out quickly that their fuzzy little bundle of joy will chew, steal, wrestle with and possibly destroy anything that looks, smells or feels interesting. This is a puppy's way of interacting with his environment.
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