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7 Creative Ways to Groom Your Dog at Home

November 5th, 2020

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

Building a Better Relationship With Your Dog

November 5th, 2020

They say dogs are man’s (and woman’s) best friend right? While that tends to be the case, it can’t hurt to want to strengthen your relationship with your dog. Whether you’ve just brought home a new furry family member and want to make sure you bond or you just want to take your current bond with yo... Continue reading

Dog Holidays

November 9th, 2020

We’re not saying you need dog holidays to celebrate your pup or do something fun in their honor -- but it doesn’t hurt to have an excuse right? So get ready to mark your calendars, because today we’re talking about some fun dog holidays! We're going to take a month by month look at all the days th... Continue reading

Do Dogs Smile?

November 5th, 2020

The million-dollar question – do dogs smile? You know what we’re talking about. When you’re talking to your dog, playing a game, or petting them in just the right spot and there it is -- you could swear they’re smiling at you. Like this ⤵️ brown-dog-smiling | Pupford [https://pupford.b-cdn.net/a... Continue reading

Why Do Dogs Pant? | Pupford

November 6th, 2020

If you look at our Instagram account on a #TongueOutTuesday, you know we love a good puppy tongue! But sometimes we get to see those floppy little tongues when our dog is panting, leaving us wondering, why do dogs pant?! And it raises other thoughts like if we should be concerned, or why they’re do... Continue reading

Dog's Sense of Smell

November 9th, 2020

“The sense of smell in all dogs is their primary doorway to the world around them” - Robert Crais, Author As dog parents, there are so many questions we have about our furry pals. Sometimes we sit back and say “what are they thinking?”. Especially those times when they spend a while at a tree in t... Continue reading

Traci Madson Interview (Part 2): Seeing the Negatives Results of Aversives & Training Dogs with Cooperation

November 9th, 2020

Traci Madson is a CPDT-KA dog trainer who also holds memberships and certifications in aggression training and is an AKC evaluator. She has been training dogs for over 15 years. Traci is the lead trainer for the Potty Training Course and Barking Solutions, both part of the Pupford Academy. [https:/... Continue reading

Traci Madson Interview (Part 1): From “Old-School Trainer” to “Vicktory Dog” Rescuer and P+ Advocate

November 6th, 2020

Traci Madson is a CPDT-KA dog trainer who also holds memberships and certifications in aggression training and is an AKC evaluator. She has been training dogs for over 15 years. Traci is the lead trainer for the Potty Training Course and Barking Solutions, both part of the Pupford Academy. [https:/... Continue reading

Coronavirus and Dogs - What You Need to Know [April 2020]

November 5th, 2020

*DISCLAIMER: Please refer to the CDC's website [https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/daily-life-coping/animals.html?CDC_AA_refVal=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.cdc.gov%2Fcoronavirus%2F2019-ncov%2Fprepare%2Fanimals.html] for the most up to date and current information about the coronavirus and dogs. (This ... Continue reading

Dog Spaying & Neutering: A Guide

November 5th, 2020

One of the first questions a new dog parent usually asks is whether or not to get their dog spayed or neutered -- and when to do it in their pup’s life. We get a lot of questions around this topic so we wanted to help give dog parents a little guidance here. If you want more information about some... Continue reading