As new puppy parents, we all want our little furry kids to be social, have friends and be the most popular, of course. But how do you go about finding your puppy friends? We have some tips on making your puppy some new best friends!
Archive for April, 2010
Do you have a dog that silently asks to go outside? You know, the kind that sits quietly by the door and by the time you notice him, he’s shivering to pieces or practically crossing his legs? This is where the handy trick of teaching them to ask comes in wonderfully!
We all know our dogs well enough to recognize the slightest cue from them. But do you know what these cues really mean? Do you know that there can be several different meanings to these cues? Knowing your dog’s body language is very important and can bring the two of you even closer!
Here at PuppyMatch4You, we like to think that anything can be enjoyable with your dog – from the shortest walk to lying on the couch watching reruns of Judge Judy. It can all be fun. But then someone brings up the subject of baths and most of us shake our heads and quiver at the thought. We know, it can be that bad but it doesn’t have to be!
Bad breath does not always mean that your dog’s teeth need brushed or he has plague or tartar built up. It could mean a problem in his lungs, gastrointestinal tract, kidneys or liver. If your dog has persistent bad breath, it may mean a visit to the vet!
Everyone knows that dogs need nutrients just as we do and how important they are for their health, digestion and overall appearance. But what are those nutrients and how do you ensure your dog is receiving the right amount? We have them!
One of dog owners’ pet peeves is their furry ones begging at the table. The staring, drooling, pawing or whining – any of that can drive you crazy and embarrass you in front of company. But how do you keep your dog from doing this or stop this behavior altogether?