Introducing the Dog Training POV Series with Trevor Smith | Pupford

November 14th, 2022

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Training a dog is hard work! Whether you just adopted a new puppy, a rescue, or senior, or have had a dog for quite some time, our dogs will get into things we don’t want them to, have accidents, regress in training, bark, pull, bite, and so much more! And there are so many questions we see pup pare... Continue reading

Reasons to Get a Dog + Why You Need a Dog in Your Life | Pupford

January 23rd, 2023

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With Thanksgiving [https://pupford.com/thanksgiving-foods-dogs-can-eat/] around the corner, it has us reflecting on what we are thankful for. And one of the things at the top of that list is dogs… clearly. In our 30 Day Perfect Pup Facebook Community [https://pupford.com/30-day-perfect-pup-with-zak... Continue reading

Guide to Dog Food Toppers; What They are, Benefits, How to Use, and More | Pupford

December 9th, 2022

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Ever look at your dog’s food and think it looks a little...plain? While many dog foods fit the bill in terms of taste and nutrition, we feel our dogs deserve more. Or maybe we have a dog with a picky palate [https://pupford.com/picky-dog/] or specific nutritional needs. That’s where dog food topper... Continue reading

Trainer and Pup Parent Recommended Products | Pupford

May 3rd, 2022

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We know that when it comes to raising a happy, healthy, and well-behaved dog, the right tools (like treats and training) make all the difference. That’s why our treats and chews are made of healthy, simple ingredients, why we offer a range of products to help your dog overcome different problem beh... Continue reading

The Truth About Your Dog's Training Progress | Pupford

December 7th, 2022

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Dog training isn't always ups and "forward progression"... it actually usually consists of a LOT of setbacks, challenges, and "dips" in behavior. But truthfully, that is to be expected! Remember that not every technique will work for your dog, and that sometimes your dog may just be having an off d... Continue reading

Best Gifts for Dogs and Dog Lovers in 2023 | Pupford

February 2nd, 2023

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It’s that time of the year again. Whether you are eager to set up for the holidays or want to wait a little longer, it’s just about time to think about the gifts for everyone on your list this year. And while many will be traveling and/or spending time with family or friends, we don’t want to exclud... Continue reading

Start Preparing Your Dog for the Holidays Now | Pupford

January 11th, 2023

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When it comes to training our dogs, consistency is so important. While it would be so nice to work on a behavior once and then your dog fully grasps what it is you are asking of them, it doesn't work that way. It takes time and patience to teach your dog behaviors. That's why the time to prepare you... Continue reading

Why Do Dogs Lick Their Paws? 6 Reasons + How to Reduce It | Pupford

January 12th, 2023

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It seems like our dogs are always up to something either endearing, bizarre, or just plain intriguing. After all, sometimes we just don’t know why dogs do the things they do. But sometimes, we do know! That’s the case with your dog licking their paws, which is something almost all dog parents have ... Continue reading

Teach Your Dog the "Place" Cue – A Simple Guide | Pupford

January 11th, 2023

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Teaching your dog to go to their place [https://pupford.com/teach-dog-place-cue/] is a great way to teach them to settle on cue. It can also help prevent door dashing, begging at the table [https://pupford.com/stop-dog-food-begging/], and jumping up on guests [https://pupford.com/why-dogs-jump/]. Bu... Continue reading

Letting Your Dog Off Leash, Is It Worth It? | Pupford

November 11th, 2022

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We love the idea of letting our dogs frolick through fields, trails, and sandy beaches, but there are some things to consider before unclipping your dog's leash from their harness. Like, is your dog even be allowed off-leash? What are possible dangers that could arise? And more. Letting your dog o... Continue reading