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Can Dogs Eat Chicken? The Truth on Raw, Freeze Dried, Dehydrated & Cooked Chicken

November 5th, 2020

Here's a question I hear quite often, can dogs eat chicken? Bear with me for a second... there's more to this question than you might initially think! When you factor in how it's prepared, what potential benefits your dog can derive, if there are any dangers of chicken, and other important questio... Continue reading

Dog Hypothermia: How to Recognize the Signs & Keep Your Dog Safe This Winter

November 5th, 2020

*DISCLAIMER* If you’re reading this and believe your dog is experiencing hypothermia, take them to your veterinarian for immediate care! As we enter the Winter months, the chilling cold is all too real for most of us! Being aware of the signs of dog hypothermia is more important now than ever. Us ... Continue reading

Science Behind Positive Reinforcement Dog Training

November 6th, 2020

Positive Reinforcement training is the most effective and humane route to train your dog. Unfortunately, in the past, aversive, punishment, and now-debunked methods were spread by trainers, the media, and other outlets. Part of our mission here at Pupford is to help spread the message and power of ... Continue reading

Why Do Dogs Tilt Their Heads? | Pupford

November 24th, 2020

Almost all dog parents have asked this question at one point or another -- why do dogs tilt their heads when you talk to them? ...Other than to rack up some brownie points and melt your heart, of course. giphy-tumblr | Pupford [ Continue reading

Does Your Dog Really Understand Behaviors?

November 9th, 2020

Sometimes we like to think that our dog understands a specific behavior completely, but do they? How can we know when our dogtruly understands a specific behavior? Just because your dog knows "recall" inside the home, does that mean they "understand" recall? Listen to today's discussion and let u... Continue reading

Dogs and Kids Guide: Training, Home Prep & Guidelines for Healthy Kid-Dog Relationships

November 6th, 2020

Introducing a new dog to your home with children comes with its own set of challenges! Similarly, bringing home a newborn baby to your home with dogs takes extra care and steps to ensure the safety and happiness of your baby. In this episode of The Perfect Pup Podcast, we talk about the following ... Continue reading

Carrot Apple Dog Popsicle Recipe

November 6th, 2020

Looking for an easy to make dog popsicle recipe? You're in the right place! Carrot Apple "Pupsicles" are a tasty option that dogs love on hot days. Plus, you likely already have all of the ingredients in your fridge, yay! Check out Scout loving the pupsicles below dog eat carrot apple popsicle ... Continue reading

Can Dogs Eat Apples?

November 6th, 2020

One of the most common questions for new (or longtime) pup parents is, can dogs eat apples? If you're wondering this, then you are in the right place. Here is the answer below! ? Yes, dogs can eat apples. BUT! (Yes, there is a "but".) Dogs shouldn't eat the seeds, stem, or core. Keep reading to ... Continue reading

Does My Dog Love Me? [quiz + article] | Pupford

November 9th, 2020

DOES MY DOG LOVE ME QUIZ Have you ever asked yourself, does my dog love me? Our fur babys, children, puppers, emotional support animals, service animals, doggos, doggeroos, pups, puppies, whatever they are to you, play such an important part in our lives. They can calm our anxiety, provide comp... Continue reading

17 Essential Dog Hiking Tips [updated for 2020]

November 17th, 2020

Who’s ready for some summer adventures and hiking with your dog? As the days get warmer and longer you know the first thing we are thinking about is getting out of the house and into nature! And that's why we're giving you 17 essential dog hiking tips to keep your pup happy and safe. Here are some... Continue reading