Every dog has a personality of their own. Products that are perfect for one dog might not be the right fit for another. Keeping this in mind, we consulted our furry customers to find out which products work best for certain dog breeds!
I lived in Fargo, N.D., for 10 years, so I get it.
When it’s cold – I mean really cold! – you aren’t as motivated to walk your dog! Heck, your dog might not even want to be outside.
Still, it’s difficult to live with a rambunctious pup who’s not getting the exercise he needs when the temperature doesn’t get above zero all month. Anyone dealing with that right now? 🙂
Here are some ideas to help exercise your dog when the weather is … well, brutal.
If you have a senior dog, you might have noticed he’s having a harder time keeping up while walking or running. Or maybe he’s stiff and sore after playing at the park, chasing a ball or doing agility.
My own Lab mix is 9 years old. He used to be my running buddy, but today we stick to short walks because longer exercise sessions are hard on his joints.
Obviously, dog owners want to keep their senior dogs as fit and active as possible, but sometimes it feels like options are limited.
Here are some ideas to consider for keeping your senior dog active. [Read more…]
If you have a puppy, you’re probably looking for some ideas on how to safely tire him out, especially if he’s in that naughty, “teenage” stage.
Taking your puppy for walks is a good idea, but you may be wondering how far you can walk him without putting too much stress on his joints. And, is it safe to take him running?
I asked two dog trainers to share some of their ideas for exercising a puppy, and here’s what they had to say.
It’s hard not to feel guilty when you’re away at work all day and your dog is home alone.
On the other hand, most dogs just sleep when we’re gone, and they are very adaptable to our schedules, especially if they’re getting plenty of exercise and interaction while we’re home.
This post will go over how to decide if dog daycare is a good choice for your unique dog. I will also give some tips on how to choose the right daycare and how to prepare your dog for her first day. [Read more…]