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February 17, 2024 Wellness

How to Check All the Boxes on a Pet Wellness Checklist

Whether you have raised dogs in the past or are a new puppy owner, you’ll need to prioritize pet wellness for your puppy. Learn about the essential components of pet wellness care, from the importance of preventive veterinary visits to maintaining your puppy’s emotional well-being.

A dog stares at a vaccine needle 11 minute read
September 28, 2023 Wellness

How to Protect Your Puppy Against Rabies

Rabies is a devastating disease dogs don’t have to experience. Learn about the signs & symptoms of rabies in dogs and the importance of being current on your dog’s rabies vaccinations.

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August 24, 2023 Wellness

Can I Get Sick From My Dog?

Recognize the symptoms of common illnesses in dogs and how to treat sickness in dogs. Learn if you can get sick from your dog.

A man in an orange shirt kneels and cuts a seated red dog's nails. 9 minute read
August 17, 2023 Wellness

Dog Nail Care For Healthy Puppy Paws

Regular nail trimming in dog grooming ensures a happy, active, and pain-free life for your furry companion. Dog nail care is an essential part of their overall well-being.

A sad puppy lies down next to a full food bowl 7 minute read
August 12, 2023 Wellness

A Guide to Deworming Your Puppy

Learn about the basics of deworming your puppy, how to choose a puppy deworming schedule, which worms to watch out for, and how to prevent worms in puppies.

A golden retriever puppy gives someone a high five with a raised paw 9 minute read
August 08, 2023 Wellness

How to Identify Common Dog Paw Issues

Dog paw care is an essential part of your puppy’s overall health and well-being. By properly using preventative measures, regular inspection, and quick treatment, you can help ensure that your puppy’s feet stay strong and healthy.

A small terrier drinks from a jet of water at a splash pad 9 minute read
July 10, 2023 Wellness

What You Should Know About Puppy Dehydration

Discover puppy dehydration signs and symptoms, reasons for puppy dehydration, and what to do if you suspect your puppy is dehydrated to keep your puppy cool and hydrated during this hot summer (and year-round).

A woman with long hair holds up a Bernese Mountain Dog puppy and nuzzles it 8 minute read
June 12, 2023 Wellness

What Makes Puppy Breath Smell So Good?

Why does your adult dog’s breath smell like old gym socks while a puppy’s breath is so good? Explore what exactly puppy breath is, why it smells so good, how to keep your puppy’s teeth clean, and could cause foul puppy breath.

a crouching woman holds up a treat above a beagle standing on its back legs outside 10 minute read
June 01, 2023 Wellness

Create a Daily Routine with a Puppy Schedule

By providing structure and consistency, developing a puppy schedule sets the foundation for a happy, healthy, and well-adjusted adult dog. Find out why puppies need a daily schedule and how to establish a routine for your puppy with our tips.

a fluffy white dog is scanned with a microchip scanner 7 minute read
May 25, 2023 Wellness

A Comprehensive Guide to Microchipping Your Puppy

A lost puppy is a traumatic event, but you can increase chances of a reunion by microchipping your puppy. Discover what exactly a microchip is, how they work, common concerns, and what to do if you find a lost dog.