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Another Top 5 Things Dog Owners Should Know

Our last post discussed some of the most important things that new dog owners should know, especially before picking up your new pup. Here are another 5 things we didn’t cover Exercise 1. Regular exercise is crucial for a dog’s physical and mental health. Provide daily exercise through walks, playtime, and training sessions. This will help prevent behavioral issues and promote a healthy weight. Grooming 2. Proper grooming is important for a dog’s comfort and hygiene. Brush their coat regularly, trim their nails, and clean their ears and teeth as

Top 5 Things New Dog Owners Should Know

Dogs are truly a fantastic animal, and make a beautiful addition to any family. They’re great with kids, will love you endlessly, and make a house feel like a home. But they do require a lot of work and patience to understand and train and the time needed shouldn;t be taken lightly. Here are 5 top things that any new owner should be aware of 1. Dog ownership requires commitment and responsibility. Dogs are social animals that need daily exercise, attention, and proper care. Before getting a dog, be sure

Another Top 5 Cool Facts About Dogs You Might Not Know

Dogs are certainly man’s best friend, and have been so for thousands of years. Despite our long bond together, there are still some things we don’t know about our furry friends. Here is a list of the top 5 things you might not know about your dog 1. Dogs are social animals and thrive on companionship. They form strong bonds with their owners and are known for their loyalty and devotion. They are also excellent at reading human emotions and can pick up on subtle cues in our body language

Top 5 Interesting Dog Facts

    Dogs have been humankind’s most trusted companion for tens of thousands of years. Surprisingly there is still much we don’t know about our furry friends, even after all this time. Here’s a list of our top 5 dog facts you may or may not know! Dogs are one of the oldest domesticated animals in the world, with evidence of their domestication dating back to at least 15,000 years ago. The first domesticated dogs were likely wolves that were tamed by early humans for protection and hunting. There are

10 Best Dog Breeds for First-Time Dog Owners

The best breeds of dog are obviously subjective. But some breeds have tendencies that may be easier for first time dog owners, more so than others. When it comes to adopting this is something to consider. It’s difficult to decide among all of the breeds and mixes of breeds out there but here is a good list to start if you’re considering a new family member. Remember this is our personal list, so if you don’t see your favourite here don’t worry, they’re still probably many people’s favourite too. The

How To Make Sure You Adopt The Right Dog For You

If you love dogs the way we do then you must be familiar with the feeling of walking in to any shelter for animals. It can be summarized by the thought of wanting to take every dog there back home with you. Unfortunately it’s not that easy and just like some people can get along well with each other, dogs can be similar in not loving anyone and everyone It’s important to be able to pick the right dog for your family, as no dog should have to be brought

Five Basics For New Puppy Parents

Puppies are fantastic and having them is a great addition to your family. But having your own new puppy can be a lot of work (trust us). When it comes to housetraining, walking, getting them to sleep when you want them to, or just chewing on things they shouldn’t, puppies can be a ton of work. Here are some tips to get you on the right path   Socialize Them Socialization is necessary to help your pup develop into a lovely full grown dog. Exposing him or her to a

How To Socialize Your Rescue Dog

Bonding   Dogs are highly social animals by nature and they love to be in groups of people and animals alike. Socialization however, goes much further than just playing around at the park. This is particularly true when it comes to rescue dogs. The purpose of doing this with rescues is to ensure they are comfortable and well adjusted in all manner of situations with your family and friends   Their Unique History   The key time frame for dog socialization is between three and 16 weeks old for most

Top 4 Commands For Every Puppy To Learn

While new puppies are exciting, and a beautiful addition to the family, a good pup is a well trained pup. If you’re brand new to the world of dog ownership, it may be very intimidating to try to find out the best ways to train your new dog. After all there’s an enormous amount of info online, and sometimes they seem to contradict each other. Thankfully there’s some good bases to start off from to teach basic obedience and those are these 4 basic commands Sit This is definitely a

Top Interactive Toys For Dogs

Dogs are just like us in that they need mental stimulation. This is especially true for puppies. Interactive dog toys are perfect for your furry friend to satisfy his instincts and deal with some of their wild energy. If your dog is stressed, a good assortment of interactive dog toys may curb destructive behaviors and anxiousness. If you’re interested in interactive dog toys here’s what you need to know. Everyone knows dogs need outdoor playtime, but they also need indoor playtime too. Now there’s plenty of interactive dog toys that

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