Keep your pup in his bed, not yours

Are you having trouble with your four-legged friend climbing onto every piece of furniture except his bed? To train a dog not to get on your furniture, you need to do two things – deter, and then attract. Specifically, you need to deter them from getting on your couch by attracting them to a place…

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Keep your pet’s holidays merry and bright.

To most people, the holidays provide a time for warmth and celebration. It’s a time for reflection, a time to give thanks. I would venture to say that this holiday season, you’d rather spend time gathered with your family, than in a veterinarian’s office for an emergency visit. Help prevent animal mishaps this holiday season…

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Keep your pup sharp as the weather turns

The days are fast approaching when we will be spending a bit more time indoors rather than out. Much to the dismay of our dogs, I’m sure. So I wanted to give some ideas for keeping our dogs both mentally and physically satiated during our “indoor months”. Hide and seek – the part of a dog’s brain…

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Listen up before picking your pup!

With puppy season just around the corner, we wanted to touch base on what to look for when getting a new puppy. Keep in mind that most of these tips can also be applied to kittens. Whether your new addition is adopted through a local shelter or no-kill rescue, or a breeder across the country, a…

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