How to Exercise Your Dog Indoors: 21 Games, Ideas and Exercises | Pupford

January 23rd, 2023

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When it’s 7 degrees outside (or 107 degrees), going for a long walk with your pup might be out of the question. At these times, finding ways to exercise your dog indoors is vital for pup’s mental and physical well being! Pups have some very real needs on a day-to-day basis. Food, water, exercise, t... Continue reading

Emergency Preparedness for Dogs | Pupford

March 23rd, 2021

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Our hope is that you never have to use this information about emergency preparedness for dogs. Even with that being said, the most important step to be ready for an emergency is to prepare now. Not when the emergency is happening, but now! In this article (podcast audio and video versions found be... Continue reading

10 Best Dogs for First Time Dog Parents | Pupford

November 28th, 2022

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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

December 6th, 2022

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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: Supplements, Hygiene & More | Pupford

January 11th, 2023

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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

How to Build Trust With Your Dog: An Interview With Nicole Ellis CPDT-KA | Pupford

November 28th, 2022

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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

December 17th, 2022

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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 [] and I'll answer some of the most commonly asked questions about dog chews. This article will be... Continue reading

Plants That Are Toxic & Poisonous to Dogs: 15 Bad Plants + Safe Alternatives | Pupford

December 13th, 2022

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Have you ever wondered to yourself what plants are toxic & poisonous to 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 ge... Continue reading

Dehydrated Dog Food: The Ultimate Guide | Pupford

December 9th, 2022

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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

January 6th, 2023

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Trying to calm down a hyper dog can be extremely difficult and frustrating! And don't even get me started on hyperactive puppies! 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 or... Continue reading