can dogs eat apples | Pupford

Can Dogs Eat Apples?

One of the most common questions for new (or longtime) pup parents is, can dogs eat apples? If you’re wondering this, then you are in the right place. Here is the answer below! ? Yes, dogs can eat apples. BUT! (Yes, there is a “but”.) Dogs shouldn’t eat the seeds, stem, or core. Keep reading to find out why, and some of the benefits of apples for dogs. PS- don’t forget to vote on the poll and let us know if your pup likes apples! Are Apples Dangerous for Dogs? That leads us into the answer to our next popular… Continue reading

does my dog love me quiz and article | Pupford

Does My Dog Love Me? [quiz + article]

Does My Dog Love Me Quiz Have you ever asked yourself, does my dog love me? Our fur babys, children, puppers, emotional support animals, service animals, doggos, doggeroos, pups, puppies, whatever they are to you, play such an important part in our lives. They can calm our anxiety, provide companionship, love, entertainment, and honestly, they can give us a little bit of a headache from time to time. I mean, our dogs sometimes control our lives, our schedules, and eat up a good chunk of our paycheck, yet there is almost nothing better than the love your pup gives you… Continue reading

best kong recipes for dogs | Pupford

Best Kong Recipes: 21 Things to Put in a Kong

When you’re looking for good ways to keep your dog busy or distracted, tasty Kong recipes are a great go-to to keep your dog mentally stimulated and entertained. They can provide hours of entertainment for your new pup or your adult dog.  To keep your pup entertained, you’ll want to find a variety of kong recipes. Keep in mind, some recipes are healthier than others, so be aware of your pup’s weight needs. Additionally, because of their durability, Kongs are a perfect option for even some of the most destructive dogs. They’ll love the reward inside the toy, and you’ll… Continue reading

training treats for dogs the ultimate guide | Pupford

Training Treats for Dogs: Everything You Need to Know in 2019

I’m sitting here writing this two days after our dog became sick from what we believe to be human feces at a park. Cute, I know. He’s better now, but my point here is that I know all too well the effects that certain dog treats (and things that definitely are not foods, yet your dog seems to love to eat anyway (eye roll)) can have on their stomachs. The thing is, most of us don’t feed our dog poop, (hopefully all of us) but still sometimes the treats we can give our pups don’t agree with their stomachs, or… Continue reading

sweet potatoes for dogs | Pupford

Sweet Potatoes for Dogs

From fries to pancakes, to baked potatoes, to hummus, hashbrowns, cake, tater tots and more – sweet potatoes are the perfect multi-purpose treat that masquerades as a vegetable. Can dogs have sweet potatoes? You bet! Finding healthy (and tasty) alternatives to your favorite foods makes it so you can actually enjoy what you eat, while also providing you with the health benefits associated with these foods. Just like humans, dogs too want to enjoy the foods they eat. But you should be conscious of what you feed your pups to make sure that they are the healthiest and happiest versions… Continue reading

how to exercise your dog indoors | Pupford

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

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, training and of course, love. Plus, most common problem behaviors stem from boredom and lack of exercise (we’re not talking about normal puppy behavior and misbehavior here). So, here it is! 21 indoor exercise ideas for dogs of all ages. *Note- These will cover both physical… Continue reading

7 tips for road trips with your dog | Pupford

7 Tips for Road Trips with Dogs

I’m no stranger to road trips with dogs. From Utah to Oregon, Oregon to Utah, Utah to South Carolina, South Carolina to Florida, Florida to South Carolina, and South Carolina back to Utah (plus MANY little weekend trips) we have had our four-legged pup by our sides. And while road trips (mostly) go smoothly now, it definitely took some time for our dog, Lamon, to come around to spending countless hours in the car for sometimes even days in a row. Here are some of the things I have learned about road trips with dogs, and driving with dogs in… Continue reading

picky dog: how to get them to eat | Pupford

Picky Dog: What to Do When Your Dog Won’t Eat [Updated for 2020]

A picky dog. Who would have thought that could be a thing? When your dog won’t eat their food, it can drive you crazy (and make you nervous about their health). In this article, I’ll tell you ways to avoid picky dogs. And, if your dog is picky already, how to overcome it! Let’s do this! But first… a quick story. (If you want, you can skip ahead here) When I was a kid I absolutely HATED beets. And that hatred (similar to how much most dogs hate bath time) continued on for years. I mean, if I could eat… Continue reading

5 best dog beds for 2019 | Pupford

5 Best Dog Beds for 2019

Listen to This Article Using the Player Above Your pup deserves the best, and finding the best dog bed can make a huge difference in their joint health and overall well-being in the long run! I’ve purchased some seriously terrible dog beds in my life and I’d love to have that money back. *sigh* I remember picking out a bed from a pet store and thinking to myself that I was getting something that would last a long while. I was dead wrong. Two months and a few washes later, zippers weren’t working, the bed wouldn’t lay flat, material lost… Continue reading

puppy feeding schedule + 11 feeding tips | Pupford

Puppy Feeding Schedule + 11 Feeding Tips

Listen to This Article Using the Player Above Establishing a puppy feeding schedule will benefit you and your new pet for months and years to come. Not only will it help you keep on track with how much and how often they are eating, but it can even help avoid picky eating and other potential problem behaviors. Specifically, how much you need to feed your puppy will depend on their age, breed, weight, and of course, the food you choose to feed them. Why Do Puppies Need a Feeding Schedule? You may be wondering if actually need a puppy feeding… Continue reading

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Obsessed with Beef Tendons

Otis is obsessed with these chews. He literally leaves giant pools of drool when I pull one out of the bag. And we love it because it’s natural and keeps his pearly whites clean!   Otis

Perfect High Value Reward

My pup is not very food motivated at all but she LOVES these treats. As soon as I open the bag I have her full attention. We love training with these!! Krystal

These Treats are Perfect

These treats are perfect for training. Healthy product, perfect size and Louis loves them! Thank you! Carolyn

Loved by Dog Trainer

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Love at First Bite!

Bought my Pup these antlers and he instantly went to to Chow Town! He chewed on these for three hours non stop at first nibble. He continues to love these daily and satisfies his chewing needs. Thanks Pupford! Saundi