COVID-19: DO NOT Abandon Your Dog

COVID-19: DO NOT Abandon Your Dog

Coronavirus is causing panic in many people.  However, panicking helps nobody get through this difficult time.  Our dogs feel our unease and uncertainty and they want to be closer to us, not shoved aside.  As I read through the news, I have begun to see news articles... read more
The Dog Owners Guide: Why Does a Dog?

The Dog Owners Guide: Why Does a Dog?

We often wonder about these things so we thought you might too! Why does a dog like to curl up in a ball to sleep? Dogs have very good reasons for this behavior.  First, it keeps them warm by holding in their body heat and second, it protects their vital organs in the... read more

The Ultimate Dog Owners Guide: Great Dog Treats

As we discussed in our last blog, teething is a natural part of the development of a puppy. However, it can feel like forever when you have become his or her chew toy. Ouch! Here are some easy-to-make great dog treats to help your pup with the teething and save your... read more
Where did my puppy go? Teething and Biting

Where did my puppy go? Teething and Biting

So, you have had your puppy for a few weeks and suddenly the loving, snuggly, puppy breath lovebug you had disappears.  In her place comes a biting machine, the likes of a small great white shark!  You have just entered the teething phase and it can last until the... read more
Owning a New Dog: Commitment

Owning a New Dog: Commitment

Congratulations, you got a new dog. Whether you adopted one from a shelter, rescue organization, bought one from a breeder or were given one by a friend or family member, you just added a wonderful new family member to your home! Commitment With all great things come... read more
Owning A Dog: Finances

Owning A Dog: Finances

If you have been reading our articles, you have by now seen that owning a dog requires a lot of time and energy.  It also requires money.  Dogs are expensive because they need many of the same things that we need.  Owning a dog is a regular expense too.  Not just a... read more