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Getting Started

Choosing a dog can be a truly rewarding experience. We share our tips and advice to help ensure you get off to the right start.

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Responsible Pet Ownership for Kids

 Kids can play a huge role in taking care of pets as long as you teach them how to properly care for their critters.  However, keep in mind that being a pet owner is a for-life project. 
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5 Questions to Ask Before Getting Your Next Pet

Deciding to get a new furry family member is an exciting time. There are so many cute, playful, loving cats and dogs out there - but how do you choose your perfect forever friend?
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7 Things You Should Know to Choose the Best Dog Bed

Can you imagine your life without a comfy bed to crawl into each night? Your dog’s bed should be a haven and a place they can spend a good deal of time.
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How Big Will My Puppy Get? A Puppy Growth Calculator

To answer the question of how big your pup will get, here is an overview of how long puppies grow for, how breed affects size, and to predict the pup’s adult weight from his current one.
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Food and Water Bowls

Food and water bowls are an essential part of your dog’s kit. We have put together some tips to help you choose what is best for your dog.
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How to Toilet Train Your Puppy in 3 Days

Toilet training is one of the common challenges that pet owners face when they first adopt a new dog. We run through some basics for you here.
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First Night Home with a New Puppy. What to Expect

When you bring a new puppy home, he might feel sad and lonely. We discuss how to make your new pup feel loved, secure, and, above all, safe.

Are You Prepared to Have A Dog?

So, you’re thinking about getting a dog? According to the American Veterinary Medical Association, over 37% of US households have dogs, so why not own a dog yourself?
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7 Real Benefits of Owning a Dog

If you have owned a dog, you already know what joy your a pooch can bring to your life. Here are some of the benefits that you might not have known about.
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Introducing A New Pet To Your Furry Family

Bringing a new pet into our lives is a fun and exciting time. For our other pets, though, it can be an uncertain and unsettling experience. With a few simple steps (and lots of patience!) we can help improve the chances of everyone getting along.

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