Taking Your Dog to the Park: 5 Things to Bring

Taking Your Dog to the Park: 5 Things to Bring

Taking your dog to the park to play is one of the most fun things you can do with him/her. If your dog is very sociable, they will enjoy the trip as much as you do. Before you go, pack a few essentials for your dog. [Read more...]

How to Use a Flexi-Leash Safely

How to Use a Flexi-Leash Safely

Flexible leashes are becoming very popular among dog lovers.  They allow your dog to roam farther away from you and have more freedom, but there are several things you need to be aware of and watch out for to keep your dog safe when you are walking. [Read more...]

How to Safely Introduce Your Dog to Other Dogs

How to Safely Introduce Your Dog to Other Dogs

Just like humans, dogs are very social creatures who love to be around other dogs and make friends. Introducing your dog to other dogs can be stressful, but if you follow a few simple tricks, you and your dog will be making new friends everywhere you go.

Introductions can be safe and fun if you follow a few steps. [Read more...]

Can You Run a 5K With Your Dog?

Can You Run a 5K With Your Dog?

You see it all the time in races. Someone is running with their perfectly behaved dog in the middle of hundreds of people. You decide that you want to do that, too.  Before you make the commitment, there are a few things you need to think about. [Read more...]

Tips for Teaching Your Dog Sign Language

Tips for Teaching Your Dog Sign Language

The first question you may be thinking is why would anyone teach their dog sign language?  There are many reasons, from safety to helping a person with disabilities communicate with their pet.  The best reason is that it is fun and your dog will love adding another “trick” to his/her talents. [Read more...]