STARTING YOUR PUP OFF RIGHT

“People often ask me at what age they should start puppy training. The answer is immediately! Here are some quick tips on the steps to training and maintaining an obedient and balanced dog from the start. New puppy owners often make the mistake of endlessly worrying about finding the right accessories, puppy treats, or bed. […]


CHOOSING A VET

A few proactive steps can help you find the right vet for your dog. Next to you, your vet is one of your pet’s most important caretakers. Finding and establishing a relationship with the right vet can be critical to the long-term health and well-being of your dog. Whether you’re new to pet ownership or […]


10 HUMAN FOODS FOR DOGS

Can my dog eat that? Apples, salmon, pumpkin, beans, yogurt… people foods that are safe for your dog to eat. As a responsible and informed dog lover, you probably know that too much “people food” can make your dog ill or overweight, but there are some human foods that can be safely added to your […]


Flea & Tick Season FAQ?s:

Flea season usually starts in May and goes through to winter. The worst time of the year for fleas is September, October, and November.  Flea prevention can be stopped once our temperature is consistently below the freezing point. How can you tell if your animal has fleas? The symptoms that an animal experiences when they […]


Choosing an Indoor Potty Area

Before you start training, decide where you want your puppy’s potty area to be. If at all possible, set up your dog’s papers, pee pads, turf tray or litter box where you want them to be long-term. Although not impossible, training him to use a new indoor area – and to stop going in the […]