Should Dogs Be Allowed On Restaurant And Pub Patio’s?

We’ve all been there.  You’re out walking your dog when you decide to stop for a snack.  Your local watering hole has a great little patio in the shade.  But what about your furry friend?  Should they be allowed on the patio with you or not?  What do you think? Read more »

Natural Flea And Tick Repellent For Dogs

It’s flea and tick season again!  So off to the store you go to purchase a repellent.  Problem is, most store bought products contain harmful chemicals and poisons to kill fleas.  So you ask yourself, if it’s poison, how will it effect my dog?  Well my friend, that’s an excellent […] Read more »

How Do You Safely Remove A Tick From Your Dog?

Did you know that within 24 hours of a bite from a tick, deadly disease can be transmitted to your pet?  So removing that pesky tick quickly and efficiently is essential!  Here’s how: Read more »

How To Keep Your Dog Cool This Summer

We all know it, summer is HOT!  Whether you’re a first time dog owner or a seasoned dog parent, we all need to practice responsible dog ownership.  Here’s some good tips and reminders on how to keep your dog cool this summer. Read more »

Train Your Dog To Stay When You’re Out Of Sight

If you tell your dog to ‘stay‘ then go out of their site, what will they do?  Will they stay like you asked, follow you, or simply get bored and go find something better to do?   If you wanna teach your dog to stay even when they can’t see […] Read more »

Train Your Dog To ‘Stay’ Using Positive Reinforcement

When you tell your dog to ‘stay‘ what do they do?  Do they stay till you tell them they can go?  Stay for a minute then get bored and wander off?  Or just flat out ignore you?  If they do anything other then stay till you say otherwise you MUST […] Read more »

Train Your Dog To Sit Using Positive Reinforcement

Training your dog to sit is definitely one of the easiest lessons.  It’s also one of the most important.  Having your dog sit on your command can defuse potentially stressful situations between dogs or even save your dog from danger if there’s cars or commotion.  Plus it’s respectful on your dog’s […] Read more »