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4th of July Dog Safety Tips | Pupford

July 2nd, 2021

Filed under Lifestyle + Stories

4th of July dog safety tips are likely some of the most important life-saving tips you'll read about all year for your dog. PS- Many of these tips are great for any holiday, especially ones that include fireworks or other potentially startling experiences for dogs. Unfortunately, the 4th of July i... Continue reading

39 Vegetables and Fruits Dogs Can Eat and Can't Eat | Pupford

April 4th, 2022

Filed under Health + Wellness

Are you wanting to give your pup a healthy veggie or fruit treat but are unsure if it’s safe for your fluffy friend? To avoid confusion for you and any pain for your dog, we put together a list of 39 vegetables and fruits dogs can eat and can’t eat. Remember, even with the “yes” fruits and vegetabl... Continue reading

21 Common Dog Training Mistakes and How to Fix Them [updated for 2022] | Pupford

January 25th, 2022

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Training your dog isn’t easy, but understanding just a few common dog training mistakes can make your life 100x easier as you work towards a well-behaved pup. This list of HUMAN MADE mistakes (and how to fix them!) will help you train your dog like a pro in no time. Here’s the quick list - you can... Continue reading

11 Simple Ways to Clean Dog Teeth Without Brushing [2022 Update] | Pupford

May 3rd, 2022

Filed under Health + Wellness

Today, I'm gonna show you 11 simple ways to clean dog teeth without brushing. In fact, these tactics have helped clean up my 13-year-old Puggle's teeth (who previously had almost no dental hygiene for the first 10 years of his life). Once I got him on this regiment, his teeth have become noticeably... Continue reading

Dog Bell Training: Teaching Dogs to Use a Potty Bell | Pupford

August 25th, 2021

Filed under New Puppies

Have you ever found yourself taking your dog out for a bathroom trip late at night or in the cold weather and thinking “it would be so cool if I could train my dog to ring a bell when they wanna go out!"? Well good news, you can. While we won’t be teaching our furry friends to use the toilet like ... Continue reading

Flirt Pole for Dogs Guide | Pupford

June 14th, 2022

Filed under Lifestyle + Stories

The pup parents in our community are always asking us about the best toys and training tools they can get for their pups. Guess what, flirt poles for dogs are one of the best options out there! Lately, we’ve been getting a lot of questions about flirt poles as they become more and more popular. So ... Continue reading

Daily Tips for a Healthier Dog | Pupford

May 3rd, 2022

Filed under Health + Wellness

Taking care of a dog requires a lot of commitment (VERY worthwhile commitment, to be clear!). There are some parts to our doggo’s health that often go overlooked. In this guide, we’ll be covering the less talked about, but equally important, aspects of your dog’s daily health. The following post wi... Continue reading

How to Train Your Dog to Come When Called – Every Time | Pupford

January 29th, 2021

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Some people we talk to swear their dogs have selective hearing. They're constantly wondering how to train a dog to come when called. Either their dog responds consistently to “food” but not to “come,” or they only listen to the “come” cue some of the time. Does this sound like your dog? If so, you... Continue reading

Dog DNA Tests Guide [updated for 2022] | Pupford

June 1st, 2022

Filed under Lifestyle + Stories

Dog DNA tests have risen in popularity dramatically in the past couple of years. Here's why 👇 Some of the best boys and girls we know are mixed breeds. Sometimes you have a good idea what breeds your dog is but just want to be sure. But sometimes, like in the case of rescues, we aren’t sure (but... Continue reading

21 Puppy Proofing Tips for Your Home, Yard and Car | Pupford

August 25th, 2021

Filed under New Puppies

So you just became a puppy parent, yay! Now (or hopefully before you actually got your puppy)... you need to puppy proof everything! Bringing home your new pooch is full of excitement, for both you and the puppy. With that excitement comes wanting to explore their new home, learning the smells, th... Continue reading