Category: Dog Care Tips For New Dog Owners

Following are some things to think about BEFORE bringing your new dog home — like whether you should get a puppy or an older dog, some facts about different dog breeds, what you should do during the first days home with your new dog, and some fun ways to get to know your dog better and begin the bonding process. Not sure where to begin? Start here –> Dog Care 101.

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Dachshund Dog Characteristics: Temperament, Grooming & Health Issues A Wiener Dog Is Likely To Experience

If you're considering adding a Dachshund dog to your family, then you should know that…

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The Pros & Cons Of Teacup Chihuahuas

As if full-size Chihuahuas weren't already small enough -- think Taco Bell dog -- there's…

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Teacup Dogs Are So Cute, But Is A Teacup Dog Right For You?

Pocket-sized dogs or miniature dogs are referred to as Teacup dogs. There's a huge market…

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Want To Adopt A Bichon Frise Dog? Pros & Cons Of Bichon Dogs

Getting a Bichon Frise dog? Here are the best things about Bichon Frise dogs, plus…

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Thinking About Rescuing A Greyhound Dog? My Advice: Try Greyhound Fostering First!

Before you adopt a rescue Greyhound, read this! Here's what you need to know about…

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Pet Costs: 21 Clever Ways To Save Money On Everyday Dog Care

See the true cost of owning a dog -- in hard dollars -- plus how…

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The #1 All-Time Best Name For A Dog… Ever!

Whether you're trying to come up with a clever name for a female dog or…

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Shelter Dogs – How To Find The Best Animal Shelters & Dog Adoption Facilities Near You

It's becoming more popular to adopt a dog from an animal shelter rather than buy…

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Dog Barking 101: Dog Breeds That Don’t Bark + Dogs That Bark A Lot!

Certain dog breeds tend to bark a lot -- usually with good reason though. Other…

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Mixed Breed Dogs – The Pros & Cons Of Choosing A Designer Dog Or A Hybrid Dog

Hybrid dogs and designer dogs are canines that have purebred parents, but each parent is…

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Money-Saving Tips To Replace Invisible Fence Batteries In Your Dog’s Collar

Here are the best places to find replacement batteries for your pet containment system, plus…

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What’s The Difference Between Purebred, Mixed Breed, and Hybrid Dogs?

Wondering about the difference between purebreed dogs, mixed breed dogs, and hybrid dogs? Here's how…

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How To Become A Dog Foster Parent ~ What To Expect

See why most people ultimately decide to foster dogs, and how to find dog foster…

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What To Expect The First Time You Try Doggie Daycare Instead Of Leaving Your Dog Home Alone

Most people who have children have probably taken their kids to some form of daycare.…

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Most Popular Dog Breeds ~ Where Does Your Dog Rank?

There are 164 different dog breeds that the AKC recognizes. Have you ever wondered where…

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Dog DNA Testing: The #1 Best Way To Find Out What Breed Your Dog Is

Do you have a mixed breed dog and want to know which breeds make up…

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Some Things To Think About Before Installing An Invisible Dog Fence

If you need to keep your dog on your property but are unable to put…

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Like Teacup Dogs? Read This Before You Get A Teacup Chihuahua!

There are several different teacup dogs out there to choose from. One of the more…

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Best Apartment Dogs & Tips For Choosing An Apartment Dog For You

Here are tips for choosing the best apartment dog for you. It mostly depends on…

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New Dog Breed Names For Mixed Breed Dogs

If you dog is pregnant with mixed breed pups and you're wondering what breed to…

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Best Way To Find Dog Rescue Centers For The Breed Of Dog You’re Interested In

Looking for a dog breed but want to help out a dog in need? Here…

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How To Research Your Options Before Adopting A Dog

Looking to get a new dog? This video provides some great tips. Plus advice on…

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How To Prepare For Your New Puppy Dog’s First Days At Home

Bringing home a new puppy dog and not sure how to prepare? This video shows…

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PetSafe Invisible Fences: In-Ground & Wireless Systems

PetSafe products are but one small portion of a large family of pet containment products…

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Unusual Names For Your New Dog… The Wackier The Better!

Looking for a wacky name for your new dog? Here are lots of unusual dog…