The Dog Training POV Series with Trevor Smith - Potty Training | Pupford

December 13th, 2022

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Ahh, potty training. One of the least glamorous parts of pup parenthood. Between all the accidents, late night/early morning outings, and constant supervision, it’s definitely not one of the most fun parts of training. But, there are some things we can do to make the training process go as smoothly... Continue reading

7 Terms Every Pup Parent Should Know | Pupford

November 14th, 2022

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As a new (or not so new) pup parent, there can be a lot of terms, words, and phrases that seem foreign and confusing! In this episode, I break down 7 terms that will help you feel more confident as you converse with dog trainers and other pup parents. LISTEN TO PODCAST Want to hear more podcasts... Continue reading

How to Avoid Taking Your Pet to the Vet This Holiday Season - With Dr Kristi | Pupford

December 5th, 2022

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As pet guardians it is up to us to care for our dog’s health, safety, and happiness, year round. Around the holidays, our dogs may be exposed to different sights and smells - which can be a potential danger to them. That’s why it’s important to do all we can to keep them safe around holiday decor, f... Continue reading

Holiday-Themed Enrichment Recipe for Your Dog | Pupford

December 21st, 2022

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Did you know that dogs should get about 30 minutes of mental enrichment a day? While there are many ways to add enrichment into your dog’s day, one of our favorite things to do is to prepare a yummy enrichment treat for dogs to enjoy. These are great for a number of reasons we love these, like… 1... Continue reading

Holiday Tips and Training For Your Dog With Taylor Frank of Proper Paws Training | Pupford

December 5th, 2022

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The holidays are a wild time for all of us, regardless if you are traveling or hosting. Your typical routines are gone, and when your routines change, your dog’s routines do as well. Luckily, there are a number of ways that you can prepare your dog(s) and set them up for success this holiday season... Continue reading

5 Tips to Minimize Your Dog's Boredom | Pupford

January 23rd, 2023

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In this video I'm going to give you five ways to minimize your dog's boredom, and we're going to do this in less than five minutes. They're going to be actionable things you can start doing every single day that are going to reduce your dog's boredom. But before we get into the five ways to minimiz... Continue reading

Introducing Your Dog(s) to Their New Canine Sibling | Pupford

January 13th, 2023

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While bringing home a new dog is always exciting, it’s easy to get swept up in the moment and forget that it’s a major change – both for the dog you are bringing home and the dog(s) you already have at home. Introducing your dog(s) to their new dog sibling is an important step in getting your new d... Continue reading

The Dog Training POV Series with Trevor Smith - Counter Surfing | Pupford

January 11th, 2023

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Whether you have experienced it first hand, have heard stories from friends, or seen videos, most of us are all too familiar with dogs counter surfing. Maybe you left your popcorn on the coffee table (like Trevor did in this video), or you left your breakfast on the counter and ran in another room ... Continue reading

Prey Drive in Dogs – Reduce It or Use It? + Training Tips | Pupford

January 13th, 2023

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Ahh prey drive, the thing our dogs are born with that can make life slightly complicated. Many people find themselves wondering, should I try to reduce my dog's prey drive, or should I be using it? In this episode, we'll dive into what prey drive is, whether you should try to reduce it, and how yo... Continue reading

A-Z Guide to Mental Enrichment for Dogs | Pupford

January 23rd, 2023

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You’ve probably heard once or twice that the key to a happy and healthy dog [https://pupford.com/dog-mental-health/] is enrichment. But what does that really mean? How do you know if you’re doing it right? We get a lot of questions from pup parents in our community wanting to learn more about dog e... Continue reading