All About Pugs

Pugs hail from ancient history, and can be traced back to China over 2,000 years ago! You know pugs by their short legs, wrinkled faces, flat noses and depictions in pop-culture like Frank from the movie Men In Black. Pugs are great dogs for all, but there is a lot to know

Whether you’re considering adopting a Pug, or just want to know about them, here is some background on the loving, obedient dog.

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All About German Shepherds

German Shepeherds are some of the most iconic dogs on the planet. You probably already recognize them for their many heroics, their law enforcement work, or their movie roles like Rin Tin Tin, but you might not know everything about this popular breed.

Whether you’re considering adopting a German, or just want to know more about them, here is some background on the fascinating and obedient dogs.

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Do Pit Bulls Make Good Pets?

As popular as they are, Pit Bull Terriers are a controversial dog breed. Their reputation as pets is shrouded in myths, misconceptions, and even fear. But there’s a reason Pit Bulls are so common, and becoming more popular every day in America. Here, we’ll explore the truth about Pits, and attempt to dismantle some of the more harmful illusions about their personalities, so you’ll know if a Pit Bull is right for you!

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Ages & Stages of Dog Development

Puppies can be a lot to handle, especially if you’ve never had a dog before. Knowing more about their development cycle is instrumental to raising a well-behaved, furry friend.

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While the exact amount of time in each stage might differ, the consensus is that dogs, as puppies, generally move through five different stages of development before reaching full maturity and adulthood. These stages are: (more…)

Should You Adopt a Puppy or Full Grown Dog?

Bringing a new puppy into your home is a wonderful thing, but a young or newborn dog may not be the right choice for all people. There are benefits and challenges to both adult and young dogs. With a choice as significant and long term as pet ownership, it’s important to consider all factors before diving in.
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5 Things That Dogs Cannot Eat

Any dog owner will tell you that most dogs live to eat, and this mantra spreads far beyond their own food. Certain human foods, like carrots and boneless chicken, cause no danger or discomfort for a dog. Other items, however, are call for concern when consumed by your pet.

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Here’s a list of 5 foods your dog should never consume.

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