A Guide to Puppy Vaccines: What Shots Your Dog Needs and When | Pupford

August 30th, 2022

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It’s a joyful, exciting, and sometimes overwhelming experience to get a dog. It’s understandable to have some fear and anxiety about the unknowns of raising them the right way. You want to give your new pup the best life possible and you want to make sure they are healthy and happy. There are so man... Continue reading

How Many Treats Per Day for a Dog? How to Calculate for Your Pup! | Pupford

November 14th, 2022

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Treats are part of every dog’s life, but how many treats per day can your dog have?! 54% of dogs [https://petobesityprevention.org/] are either overweight or obese. And unfortunately, treats are often a big culprit of this problem! So, let’s break down how many treats your dog can safely consume A... Continue reading

Dogs Are Opportunists: The Real Root of "Bad Behavior" | Pupford

December 5th, 2022

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The next time you’re tempted to think your pup is being “naughty, bad, or disrespectful”, it may help to remember that dogs are opportunists. While there are many behaviors we perceive as “bad”, dogs often act out of a desire to fulfill their own hard-wired desires and needs. Understanding this and... Continue reading

My Dog Won't Take Treats During Training. What Can I Do If My Dog Doesn't Like Treats? | Pupford

December 17th, 2022

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Have you ever offered your pup a brand new treat [https://pupford.com/dog-training-treats/] only to have them turn their nose up or run away? If so, you are not alone! We often hear pet parents complaining that their pets are not food motivated or don’t like treats, especially during training. Dog ... Continue reading

Training Multiple Dogs: Tips, Tricks, and Tools | Pupford

December 12th, 2022

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What’s better than having a dog? Having more than one dog, duh! Give me all the dogs, please! While having multiple dogs [https://pupford.com/reasons-you-need-2nd-dog/] means more love and fun, it also brings its own set of challenges. For example, a lot of pup parents can struggle with training m... Continue reading

12 Common Stress Signals in Dogs and What They Mean | Pupford

January 27th, 2023

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You, my friend, have come to the right place if you want to understand the common stress signals in dogs and what they mean. Over the past decade, there has been a massive shift in understanding and treating human anxiety and stress [https://www.hhs.gov/answers/mental-health-and-substance-abuse/what... Continue reading

Why Does My Dog Keep Throwing Up? | Pupford

January 18th, 2023

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The thought in your head of 'why does my dog keep throwing up?' is not a fun one. As a responsible pet parent [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KDsT6RTaPA0], you're rightfully distressed when your dog vomits. It can be scary to see your doggo retching up the contents of his/her stomach while you stan... Continue reading

How Long Can You Leave A Dog Home Alone? | Pupford

August 17th, 2022

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The summer is a great time to bring a dog into your family. Not only do you not have to deal with dark, cold nights for late potty trips, but you may be off from school or taking vacation from work which leaves you more time to bond with and train your new dog. But what happens when the summer ends... Continue reading

Ultimate Guide to Medium Dogs | Pupford

August 4th, 2022

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You might have noticed we recently released guides for small breed dogs [https://pupford.com/ultimate-guide-small-dogs/] and large breed dogs [https://pupford.com/ultimate-guide-large-dogs/] – but what about the breeds in between? For everyone with a medium dog, or who is looking to bring one into ... Continue reading

Why Does My Dog Follow Me Everywhere, Including the Bathroom? | Pupford

January 16th, 2023

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After your dog follows you into the bathroom for the fifth time in a day you may ask yourself, "why does my dog follow me everywhere?” While it’s actually quite common for our canine friends to follow us around the house (and can be a sign of love and affection [https://pupford.com/ways-dogs-show-a... Continue reading