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10 Best Dogs for First Time Dog Parents | Pupford

May 4th, 2021

Filed under Lifestyle + Stories

We may be a little biased here, but we think being a dog parent is one of the most amazing experiences you can have. And especially choosing the best dog as a first time dog parent is an extra special experience! But we also know it can be a little overwhelming to decide which dog breed will be the... Continue reading

Dog Sleeping Guide | Pupford

March 23rd, 2021

Filed under Health + Wellness

Have you ever looked at your dog while they were curled up fast asleep while you were in the middle of some super boring chore or in the midst of a hectic day and think: why can’t I be you? Why can’t I sleep whenever I want, for however long I want? If you’ve put thought into your dog’s sleeping h... Continue reading

10 Ways to Improve Your Dog’s Skin and Coat | Pupford

March 23rd, 2021

Filed under Health + Wellness

People reach out to us with questions about how to improve their dogs’ skin and coats all the time. Here are some of the most common questions we get: “My dog scratches and licks a lot. How can I make my dog’s skin healthier?” “How can I get my dog’s coat shiny and healthy?” “How can I give my pe... Continue reading

Building Trust With Your Dog: An Interview With Nicole Ellis CPDT-KA | Pupford

March 23rd, 2021

Filed under Podcasts

Trust is one of the most important tools in dog training! If you don't have trust with your pup, communication will break down and the odds of them listening during training will drop significantly! In this episode, we sat down with Nicole Ellis CPDT-KA to discuss how you can best improve your tru... Continue reading

Dog Chews: The Ultimate Guide | Pupford

March 19th, 2021

Filed under Health + Wellness

In this article, I'm going to tell you everything (yes, everything) you need to know about dog chews. I'll cover the 5 W's (who, what, when, where, and why) of dog chews [https://pupford.com/dog-chews/]and I'll answer some of the most commonly asked questions about dog chews. This article will be ... Continue reading

15 Plants That Are Toxic for Dogs | Pupford

October 11th, 2021

Filed under Health + Wellness

Have you ever wondered to yourself what plants are toxic for dogs? Whether you’re looking to bring a new dog into your family soon (yay!) or already have a four-legged family member (also yay!), there are always things pet parents can do to better prepare their home for their dog. We get asked abo... Continue reading

Dehydrated Dog Food: The Ultimate Guide | Pupford

December 18th, 2020

Filed under Health + Wellness

Just like you or me, a dog’s nutrition can make or break their overall health. We have a saying around here… You wouldn’t eat fast food every meal, why should your pup? Feeding your dog dehydrated food is one way to drastically improve their health. Not sure what dehydrated dog food is? Don’t worr... Continue reading

Calm Down a Hyper Dog! 5 Tips That Actually Work | Pupford

March 23rd, 2021

Filed under Pet Parenting

Trying to calm down a hyper dog can be extremely difficult and frustrating! Sometimes it seems like their energy never ends... yikes. In this article (with the accompanying podcast and video), we'll break down 5 ways to calm down a hyper dog. These tips are effective, simple, and should be impleme... Continue reading

Best Dog Toys [Updated in 2021] | Pupford

March 26th, 2021

Filed under Lifestyle + Stories

Looking for the best dog toys for your good boy or girl? Wondering what toy you can buy without having to replace a week later? Just in the mood to read about dog toys? Whatever you’re looking for, we’ve got the answer. We get a lot of questions about the different types of dog toys and which ones... Continue reading

Exercising Your Dog During Bad Weather: An Interview with Trevor Smith CPDT-KA | Pupford

March 23rd, 2021

Filed under Lifestyle + Stories

When bad weather hits, it can make exercising your dog really challenging! If your normal exercise routine involves long walks, trips to the park, or fetch, that can all go out the window during bad weather. Some things just aren't really possible during bad weather! In this episode, we sat down w... Continue reading