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6 Signs Your Dog Isn't Getting Enough Attention | Pupford

March 25th, 2022

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Wouldn’t life be so much better if we could spend every waking (and sleeping) moment with our dogs? Unfortunately, the world doesn’t work like that for most people. And that’s okay. While it’s important for our dogs to learn how to be independent and content spending time alone, attention is impo... Continue reading

How to Get Rid of Dog Smell in Your Home | Pupford

June 25th, 2021

Filed under Pet Parenting

There are so many things we love about our dogs. The unconditional love, the laughs when they do something silly, the smell…. Okay, maybe not the smell. Many dog parents are all too familiar with the smell we’re talking about, that faint lingering of wet dog + past accident stains + the funk of rol... Continue reading

3 Things I Wish I Knew Before Getting a Dog | Pupford

June 22nd, 2021

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If your Instagram feed is full of cute puppies and you are thinking about becoming a dog parent, you MUST understand these 3 things first… If you don’t understand these things, you may end up regretting getting a dog! These are the 3 things I wish I knew before getting a dog! #1- Dogs are expensi... Continue reading

Flea and Tick Prevention for Your Dog | Pupford

June 28th, 2021

Filed under Health + Wellness

What do we love about spring and summer? Time outside with our dogs. What do we not love? Being exposed to fleas and ticks. It’s one of the few things about the “great outdoors” that isn’t so great. The problem is that fleas and ticks love snuggling up close with your dog as much as you do. Their... Continue reading

Are You Using Your Dog's Nose Enough? How to Encourage Your Dog's Sense of Smell | Pupford

June 15th, 2021

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Sorry to come at you like that, but I'm nearly certain you aren't using your dog's nose to its full advantage. It is likely your dog's strongest scent, yet as humans, we rarely use it to its full advantage and even sometimes discourage sniffing... Our dogs understand the world around them through t... Continue reading

Why Does My Dog Refuse to Go on a Walk? | Pupford

June 11th, 2021

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We talk a lot about how you can get your dog to have good manners on their walk -- reducing leash pulling, passing other dogs calmly, things like that. If you're struggling with leash pulling, check out this post [] and this course [ Continue reading

Summer BBQ Foods Dogs Can and Can't Eat | Pupford

April 5th, 2022

Filed under Health + Wellness

Kids/students are getting out of school and the weather is warming up (and in some places it is HOT 🥵). That means more time outside with friends and family, finding ways to escape the heat, and getting back together for gatherings (that you haven't been able to have for a while)! One thing that al... Continue reading

Summer Pups: Doggie Popsicle Recipes, Bucket List, Tips, and Enrichment Games | Pupford

June 8th, 2021

Filed under Lifestyle + Stories

Summertime, and the livin’s easy! But it’s also different from the rest of the year. It’s typically hotter and/or more humid, and you spend more time outdoors. So for dog parents, this might mean making a few adjustments to your routine to help your dog enjoy the… well… dog days of summer. We’ve p... Continue reading

7 Life Improving Tips for A Healthier, Happier Dog | Pupford

May 28th, 2021

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Our goal as pup parents seems pretty simple: give our dogs a healthy, happy life. Seems simple, but really isn’t. There’s a lot that goes into raising a well-behaved pup, but there’s good news -- you don’t have to do it alone! We get asked all the time for tips on how to give your dog an overall... Continue reading

How to Desensitize Your Dog With Sounds | Pupford

June 2nd, 2021

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Your dog will be exposed to many new sounds/experiences that may cause them fear or shyness. Think construction sites, horses, vacuums, etc.! Desensitization is the simple act of changing that stimulus from something that causes fear, to something that has a positive association. Desensitizing you... Continue reading