Crate Training

Some people think putting their dog in a crate is cruel. This couldn’t be further from the truth. Crate training is one of the easiest ways to help your new dog be successful in your home. Crates provide a den-like, safe space to contain your dog when you aren’t home or aren’t able to supervise […]

How to Meet a New Dog

Did you know there’s a right way and a wrong way to meet a new dog? We thought we’d make it easy by creating a fun new videos that shows what you want to do and what you don’t want to do when you and your kids have the opportunity to meet a new dog.

The Movement to Make a Dog’s Life Fear Free

Have you ever had a pet or a child that didn’t like to go do the doctor? We’ve all been there, right? In thinking back over the years, I’m not sure who made the bigger fuss about going to the doctor, my children or my pets. No, I take that back, it was my pets.

Summertime Heat Can Be Deadly For Dogs

Summer is not over, as I was reminded by my daughter who texted that it was 103 in sunny southern California, today. Temperatures in the 80’s, 90’s, and higher, can be deadly to your dog if they are locked inside a car. 

Reuniting Lost Pets with Microchips

Every day, too many people have to face the harsh, tragic circumstance of losing a beloved pet. Animals accidentally run away from home, and unfortunately, some are stolen from their owners. In fact, according to, one in three pets will go missing during their lifetime. Many of these pets don’t have collars with proper identifcation tags, […]