Bad Habits Can Be Broken Bad behaviors in dogs are common, from something as small as chewing to more serious problems, such as excessive licking. In most cases, bad behaviors are simply bad habits and bad habits can be broken. Many pet parents see these behaviors but aren’t sure how or if they need to correct them. Although dogs must be dogs, there are some behaviors which need to curbed. ...read the full article.
Holiday Hazards for Dogs: We’ve all heard the horrors of little ones being in harm’s way, from minor tummy aches to more serious visits to the ER, due to unforeseen accidents. This year, let’s be mindful of our precious pups as we wrap our trees in tinsel and hang stockings on the mantel. Awareness of holiday hazards for dogs is a must when it comes to keeping our fur babies ...read the full article.
Senior Dog Care Seasons of Change I love the changing of the seasons and even though we live in the very temperate state of CA, there is a certain smell and taste in the senses when fall arrives. Pumpkins pop out on porches and ghoulish delights hang from the oak trees. A full harvest array greets customers browsing shops from Santa Barbara to LA. It is a time of packing away ...read the full article.
Most Common Puppy Behavior Issues and How to Fix Them —by guest blogger Samantha Randall Owning a puppy is not for the weak willed. They are stubborn, energetic, and curious – a lethal combination. We recently adopted a chocolate Labrador puppy into our family, and it has been a very entertaining and taxing few weeks in our home. Many potential pet parents don’t realize the time, energy, and patience that ...read the full article.
What Is A First Aid Kit For Dogs? Good pet parents are in tune with their pet’s health and wellbeing but even if you provide your pup with the appropriate diet, checks ups, grooming and lots of TLC—accidents and emergencies can still happen! Be Prepared! Just as you would create a go-to emergency kit for your family, it is a good idea to have one on hand for your pets ...read the full article.
New Year’s Resolutions For Dog Owners Resolve to be a better puppy parent this year! Happy New Year everyone! I am so excited to see what the new year has in store. I love this time of year, I’m still coming down from the happy high of the holidays and I’m filled with the hope that comes with a new year. While I don’t make New Year’s resolutions anymore, I ...read the full article.