If you are anything like me, I tend to stress over everything that happens with my new puppy. A sneeze, a cough, an extra long ear itch – I often think the worst. Especially in those early days when the pup isn’t fully vaccinated yet. So, if you’re sitting in front of your computer worrying about your puppy – let’s explore the question, “is my puppy sick?”Continue reading “Is My Puppy Sick?”
If you notice your puppy growling, nipping/biting, or barking at you, you may ask ‘Is my puppy aggressive?’ Before we move on, I want to let you know that in most cases, the answer is no. However, there are important factors to take into account – and if you are concerned with your puppy’s behaviour, it’s a good idea to talk to your vet or work with a certified behaviourist.
I am an active member of the Reddit Puppy 101 subreddit (an online forum). And I see the same posts almost every single day – “Will this better?” “I think I hate my puppy…is that normal?” “I have the puppy blues – please help.” Continue reading ““Will This Get Better?” – Dealing With The Puppy Blues”
If you are a dog owner or have done even a little bit of research into dog ownership, I can almost guarantee you’ve seen the adopting from a shelter vs breeder debate. It is a hot topic. Continue reading “Shelter Vs Breeder – My Experience With Both”