Adding A Pet To The Family

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How to Potty Train A Puppy The Right Way

How to Potty Train a Puppy The Right Way: 7 Essential Tips Training is about to become a big part of your routine if you’ve recently adopted a puppy. One of the most important elements of training your dog to live happily in your home is potty training. By training your dog to let you know when they have to relieve themselves, you’ll avoid the headache of cleaning up after your pet and feel confident leaving the house for more extended periods.   Here are some tips for potty training your puppy.   Start training at the right time.  You …

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Let Sleeping Dogs Lie, Why Kids Need to Know It

Whatever happened to “Let Sleeping Dogs Lie”? The question came up in a conversation I was having with a trainer friend of mine. She mentioned that her mother had asked her that question quite literally. Her mother explained that when she was young, you “just knew better” than to disturb a dog while it was eating or sleeping. In the age of social media sharing, you see pictures and videos of adults, as well as kids, snuggled up with their dogs, and no one thinks twice about it. Just today I saw TikTok video that has gone viral of a …

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15 Kid-Friendly Dogs That Make Great Family Pets

That are NOT your standard Lab, Golden, or Doodle. 15 Kid friendly dogs for your family. So your family has decided they are ready to add a new 4-legged family member to the pack. Narrowing down what is the best kid-friendly dog for your family can be quite overwhelming.  A good place to start is this article on “6 Questions to Find the Perfect Family Dog”. Once you have a better idea of the age, size, activity level, and other requirements of the dog that would best suit your family, then it is time to start considering what type of …

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6 Questions to Find The Best Dog For Your Family

How to Choose The Best Dog For Your Family Have your kiddos been begging you for a dog and you are finally beginning to give in, but have no idea where to start? It can be so exciting yet so nerve-racking at the same time, especially if this will be your first dog as a family. Just like most other big decisions you will make, there is a lot more to consider when you have kids that those decisions will affect. Here are some important questions to ask yourself that will help you determine the best kid-friendly dog for your …

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