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    3 Ways To Take Advantage Of “National Train Your Dog” Month This January

    In 2010 the Association of Professional Dog Trainers named January National Train Your Dog Month. The campaign is designed to bring awareness to the importance of dog socialization and training. The APDT selected January because of the large number of...

      Improve Your Dog’s Health And Get To Know Him Better Than Ever With Animo!

      The fitness tech game is continually changing the way many of us exercise, eat, and live. Being able to track our activity gives us an edge when it comes to our health and wellness, granting us the ability to tackle health goals and take better care of...

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        7 Ways To Make Sure You Never Lose Your Dog Again

        One second your dog is by your side, and the next, you see her turn tail and sprint in the...

          10 Jobs For Working Breed Dogs Even If You Don’t Live On A Farm

          While some dogs are content to sit on your lap and look cute, working breeds have a different...

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            Introducing Your Dog To Guests: How To Keep Everyone Calm And Comfortable

            Depending on your dog’s personality, the arrival of house guests could mean a few...

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              How To Teach Your Dog To Play Nice With Other Dogs

              The idyllic picture of dogs playing together at the park is something every pup parent wants....

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                Ready To Introduce A Dog To Baby? These 8 Tips Will Help

                Your fur baby is used to being the center of attention, but that’s all going to change...

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                  Here’s Why Your Dog Pees The Bed…It’s Not What You Think

                  Cleaning up messes is an unavoidable part of pup parenting, but peeing the bed is something...

                    What Is The Real Reason Your Dog Hates The Mail Carrier?

                    Dog versus mail carrier is a battle for the ages. It’s characterized by barks and snarls...

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                      How To Manage An Overprotective Dog

                      You know the difference between someone trying to give you a hug versus a chokehold, but your...

                        The First 10 Lessons To Teach Your New Puppy

                        With their satiny soft ears, perfectly plump paw pads, and irresistible puppy dog eyes, falling...

                          How To Help Your Dog Be More Comfortable With Body Handling

                          Belly rubs and head scratches are one thing, but not every dog is comfortable with body...

                            Do Female Dogs Urine Mark Like Males Do?

                            Male dogs are notorious for start-and-stop walks that consist of them spreading their manly...

                              How To Train A Senior Dog

                              Your shoes are safer around a senior dog than they are a puppy, and most older dogs have...

                                5 Tips For Helping A Dog That Doesn’t Like The Rain

                                When a rain-filled weather report interrupts your dog’s regular exercise and bathroom...

                                  How To Teach Your Dog The “Leave It” & “Drop It” Commands

                                  We have all heard the horror stories of dogs choking on small items, getting into dangerous...

                                    How To Help Your Rescue Dog Feel Safe On Walks

                                    Heading out on walks is one of the first things families look forward to after bringing home...

                                      Is Your Dog Reverse Potty Trained?

                                      Pee puddles in the kitchen, mysterious smelling stains in the hallway, “packages”...

                                        How To Correct A Dog That Doesn’t Come When Called

                                        We’ve all been there; you’re the crazy person in the neighborhood with the dog that...

                                          10 Tips All First-Time Dog Owners Need To Read

                                          You’ve searched the shelters, done your homework, and now it’s finally time to...

                                            6 Ideas To Help Your Dog Sleep Through The Night

                                            Parents of small children know sleepless nights are bound to happen, but what about pup...

                                              5 Signs Your Dog Is Jealous And How To Deal With It

                                              Animal experts and dog behaviorists don’t always agree on whether or not dogs experience...

                                                How To Help Your Dog Regain Confidence After A Traumatic Incident

                                                All it takes is one day, one moment, and one traumatizing experience for a dog’s...

                                                  How To Help An Emotionally Traumatized Dog Learn To Play

                                                  Go to any dog park and you’ll see man’s best friend engaging in all types of play....

                                                    7 Tips & Tricks To Make Being Home Alone Less Stressful For Your Dog

                                                    You come home from work thrilled to be greeted by your four-legged best friend, but it’s...

                                                      Is It Okay To Change My Rescue Dog’s Name?

                                                      Fluffy, Blackie, Fido, Pooty—not every dog name is a winner. When you adopt a new dog into your...

                                                        How To Help Your Rescue Dog Gain Confidence

                                                        From being abandoned by people they thought they could trust to surviving abuse and neglect,...

                                                          4 Reasons Dogs Are Afraid Of Stairs And How To Help Them With Their Fear

                                                          The fear of going up and down stairs can affect puppies, rescues, adults, and senior dogs, and...

                                                            Why Does My Dog Always Try To Run Away From Home?

                                                            When your dog runs away once, it’s stressful. But as long as you get them back in your...

                                                              5 Tips For Handling Your Dog’s High Prey Drive

                                                              When your dog has a high prey drive, no squirrel, cat, or plastic bag floating in the wind is...