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What Happens If You DON'T Groom Your Dog: An Interview with Quinci Cole | Pupford

March 23rd, 2021

Filed under Podcasts

Have you ever wondered what happens if you DON'T groom your dog? We interviewed Quinci Cole (13+ years of dog grooming experience) to help us all better understand what can happen if you neglect your dog's grooming! And be aware, some of the potential negative side effects can be very harmful to yo... Continue reading

2020 Presidential Debate Dog Training Game | Pupford

March 23rd, 2021

Filed under Lifestyle + Stories

Let us start by saying this, dogs are WAY better than any politician on the planet. We can all agree on that... right?! No matter which way you and your pup lean politically, you can use this year's presidential debates as an opportunity to improve your communication and relationship with your dog... Continue reading

Dog Gut Health: A Simple Guide | Pupford

November 10th, 2021

Filed under Health + Wellness

Let’s talk about poop... and dog gut health. No, seriously. All dogs do it, and paying more attention to it might be more useful than you realize (Yes, we have a point, getting to it!). Poop = digestion and digestion = an important indicator of our dog's gut health. Today we’re going to talk a l... Continue reading

Separation Anxiety in Dogs: A Simple Guide | Pupford

March 23rd, 2021

Filed under Pet Parenting

If it were up to our dogs, we’d spend every moment together. While that sounds like a dream come true (for us too!), unfortunately, it’s not realistic. For many dogs, separation is really tough. We get a lot of people asking for advice about how to tell if their dog has separation anxiety and what ... Continue reading

First Day With New Dog | Pupford

March 23rd, 2021

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It's finally here... your first day with a new dog! He might be a puppy, or she might a rescue dog... either way, hooray!! If you're like me, the two words you would probably use to describe your feelings are terrified and ecstatic. In this article, we interviewed certified trainer Traci Madson CP... Continue reading

Dog Digestion and Gut Health: An Interview with Dr. Greg Sunvold PhD | Pupford

March 23rd, 2021

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For many pup parents, the topic of their dog's gut health is well... bad news. So many pup parents struggle with dogs who constantly have gut issues leading to diarrhea, gas, and other gut-related issues. Dr. Greg Sunvold P.h.D. in Nutritional Sciences specializes in the microbiome. The microbiome ... Continue reading

Dog Behavior Research: An Interview with Allie Tellier of the Center for Canine Behavior Studies | Pupford

March 23rd, 2021

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The Center for Canine Behavior Studies is working hard to help better understand dog behavior through research and studies! Their goal is to help reduce the number of dogs that are euthanized and/or end up in shelters due to behavioral problems. If you're interested in learning more about the Cent... Continue reading

What Type of Pup Parent Are You? [quiz] | Pupford

February 4th, 2021

Filed under Pet Parenting

Pup parents (and their furry friends) come in all styles and personalities! Wondering which 'type' you are? Take this fun and free quiz! ⏬ Be sure to share your results on social media, and tell us what type of pup parent you are in the comments!... Continue reading

Timing in Dog Training | Pupford

March 23rd, 2021

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Learning to improve your timing in dog training can help your dog learn behaviors and tricks more quickly! Timing specifically around when andhow you 'mark' behaviors can make all the difference. The more precisely we can mark our dog's correct behaviors, the quicker they will understand when they... Continue reading

7 Creative Ways to Groom Your Dog at Home | Pupford

March 23rd, 2021

Filed under Health + Wellness

Dogs love nearly everything in life. They dash to the door when they hear a package arrive and dance around your feet when you wake up in the morning. Everything is a new adventure that they're ready to explore with you, even if it means getting dirty. Whether you let them run around in the backya... Continue reading