Training a Goldendoodle | Tips from a Professional Dog Trainer!

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Getting a new Goldendoodle puppy is an exciting time—after all, you will have a hard time finding a cuter companion!  However, getting a Goldendoodle (or Mini Goldendoodle) puppy also comes with a big responsibility—training your Goldendoodle puppy. And puppy behavior, while it may seem cute at first, loses its appeal when you suddenly have an … Read more

Are Essential Oils Safe for Dogs?

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Essential oils have exploded in popularity over the last couple of years. But when it comes to using essential oils with my dog, I did a bit (ok, I did A LOT) of research into oils because I wanted to make sure that anything I might potentially introduce into my home would be safe for … Read more

5 Dog Foods to Avoid for a Healthier Dog

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While you might think your dog is able to enjoy a lot of different foods, there are lots of dog foods to avoid if you want to keep your dog healthy. All dog owners know how important it is to keep a dog happy and healthy as they don’t just consider it to be a … Read more

8 Tips for Your Roadtrip With Your Senior Dog

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Imagine how your body stiffens after a long drive across the Interstate. Your dog is no exception and he too gets exhausted and weary during the journey. Especially adversities multiply for the senior dogs. Travelling with an ageing senior canine is equivalent to travelling with a 90-year-old human. A dog year is 7 human years … Read more

What to Do When You Can’t Bring Your Dog Travelling

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This guest post from Melanie Varey details her experience in finding care for her two Whippets when her and her husband are unable to take them with them on vacation! Sometimes, as much as you like, you just can’t bring your dog with you travelling. As first-time dog owners with our whippet puppy some 7 … Read more

CBD Oil For Dogs

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Today we are going to be discussing CBD oil and how it can help dogs. Before introducing CBD oil to your dog, you must consult your vet. With the legalization of medical and recreational marijuana, CBD (cannabidiol) oil has become a hot topic, including CBD oil for dogs. Holistic veterinarians and some pet owners have … Read more

Tips for Traveling With Your Dog By Car

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This post contains affiliate links. When you click on a link within this post and make a purchase, I will earn a commission. This is at no additional cost to you. Travelling with a dog in the car can be quite a challenge for some. Not all dogs sit quietly and calmly! Some of our … Read more

Tips for Keeping Your Dog Calm and Safe During Fireworks

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Keeping your dog calm and stress-free during holidays with lots of fireworks (such as the Fourth of July, New Year’s Eve and other big celebrations) can be stressful if you aren’t sure what to do for your furry-friend! When we lived in Denmark for two years, the celebration on New Year’s Eve was unlike anything … Read more