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Best Breeds for First-Time Dog Owners

There’s no pet on earth quite like a dog. Dogs are loyal, sensitive, eager, intelligent, and humble. They each have a distinct personality. Some are serious while others are goofballs.  Though environmental factors can influence a puppy’s personality as it forms, the greatest indicator of temperaments and innate characteristics is the breed.  Interestingly, all dogs […]

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How to Keep Your Puppy Safe This 4th of July

Fireworks, barbecue chicken, parties, the 4th of July is a day of excitement with family and friends to commemorate the “birthday” of our country. You can’t miss it, and neither can’t your puppy. Yes, your four-legged friend deserves a chance to enjoy the red, white, and blue festivities…but not exactly in the same way. While […]

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8 Best Dog Breeds for Dads This Father’s Day

Searching for the perfect Father’s Day gift idea for your dad? Look no further! There’s no other gift that’s better than a friendly, cuddly, and loyal dog.  From showing off their goofy sides to being protective over their families, dogs and dads are more alike than you think. And for over 10,000 years, dogs have […]

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How to Celebrate Memorial Day with Your Puppy

Memorial Day weekend is right around the corner and it’s time to get your house ready for your friends and family! As you prepare the grill for a Memorial Day barbeque or your house for an in-door gathering, don’t forget about your four-legged pooch! There are plenty of strange human customs that our puppies can’t […]

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5 Brain Games To Help Make Your Puppy Smarter

Your puppy is smarter than any other puppy you’ve ever met. Like a four-legged Einstein, your little buddy knows every command you taught them like the back of their paw. They figure out puzzles faster than you can say “fetch”. And they always use those adorable brown eyes to get what they want from you. […]

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The Best Christmas Gifts for Your Puppy

Christmas is right around the corner so it’s time to begin shopping for the best presents for everyone special in your life! While you plan out shopping trips and compare gift items, don’t forget to include your puppy in your shopping list. Your puppy loves you more than anything in the world, and a well-thought-out […]

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The Best Christmas Puppies For Every Kind of Person

Finding the perfect gift for your friend or family member can be a challenging task. Yes, there are plenty of clothes, books, and toys to choose from, but those presents aren’t going to cut it this year. Your loved one means the world to you and you want to make their holidays special. If you’re […]

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5 Ways to Puppy-Proof Your House and Backyard

Congratulations on your new puppy! You and your puppy will spend a large chunk of time getting to know each other at home. It may take days, weeks, or even months but you and your puppy will become close friends. When you bring your puppy home for the first time, they’re likely energetic and curious […]

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What To Expect on Your Puppy’s First Vet Visit

Taking your puppy to the vet can be very stressful. Whether it’s unfamiliar people or strange medical tools, a vet’s office is quite an intimidating space, especially for the first time. In reality, taking your puppy to the vet just seems scarier than it really is! Your vet will help guide you in maintaining your […]

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