Dog Blog – March 1, 2021 Your Worst Fear Just Came True…Your Dog Just Ran Away! You adopt a new dog and you’re super excited for what the future holds for your family and your new companion! When all of a sudden, you open your front door to get your mail, and your new pup […]
Dog Blog – October 8, 2020 Benefits of Ongoing Obedience Training Regular training is a key part of any happy and healthy dog’s life. In order to keep your dogs performing to the best of their abilities, they have to practice both new and old tricks for life. Athletes don’t simply stop practicing once they’ve […]
Dog Blog – February 28, 2020 5 Tips to Help Your Adopted Dog Adapt to Their New Home Pet adoption is a rewarding experience, but it isn’t always an easy one. As with every significant change, there is an adjustment period. You need to be fully prepared for some of the problems you may be […]
Dog Blog – February 20, 2020 How To Pick Your Perfect Puppy From The Litter After much thought, you’ve decided that it’s time to add a new puppy to your family. You’ve selected an appropriate type, sought out a reputable breeder, and now that you’re confronted with a mass of wriggling cuteness, you need to […]
There are so many prevalent myths about properly caring for your dog (or cat), that it can be hard to differentiate between fact and fiction. This article will take a deep dive into some of the more common pet care myths.
Dog Blog – January 24, 2020 6 Handy Hints to Socialize Your Puppy For a puppy, every sight and sound is a brand new adventure, and every fellow dog is a potential new friend. To make sure your furry friend is ready for the big wide world, here are six handy hints to help you […]
Dog Blog – January 15, 2020 5 Simple Tips to House Training a Puppy One of the first and most important tasks to tackle as a new puppy owner is house training. This typically takes between four and six months, but in some circumstances can take up to a year. A little knowledge and a […]
Dog Blog – January 20, 2020 A Puppy Mill PSA – Here are 4 Ways to Spot Bad Breeders You’ve got your heart set on a puppy and are looking around for a place to get one. You may have heard about puppy mills, and that you should avoid them, but perhaps you don’t really […]
Whether you are lucky enough to have mild winters, or if, like us here in Pittsburgh, you are dealing with snow, ice and below-freezing temperatures, your four-legged friend can be just as affected by winter conditions as you are.
Dog Blog – November 13, 2019 Belgian Malinois: The Hero You Probably Don’t Want in Your Home Hailed as a national hero, Conan the Belgian Malinois was wounded after chasing ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi down a dead-end tunnel just before he detonated his suicide vest. Conan’s actions have sparked a renewed interest in this […]