Posts Tagged ‘puppies’

Care for Dogs and Puppies at Puppy Farms

For many years, dog lovers all over the world have been duped into buying dogs and puppies from puppy mills without knowing what it is they support. Please make sure you’re not one of them.

Getting The Best Dog For Children? Make Your Kids Safe For Dogs First.

This post about getting the best dog breed for children was inspired by a greyhound I met yesterday at the rescue centre. It’s not just training the dog that’s important. Parents should train their kids to be safe for the dog too.

20 Ways To Spot A Puppy Farm

After the last few posts on breeders I thought I would give you 20 ways to spot a puppy mill (or puppy farm). That’s because they are very clever to hide the truth, and most of you will be at risk of buying from one.

What Is A Puppy Mill?

In several of the articles about bringing a new puppy home, I’ve talked about breeder types you need to avoid. Today I want to cover the question “what is a puppy mill” so you understand that puppy mills come in different shapes and sizes.

Bringing A New Puppy Home – Are You Allowed?

Today’s article concerns a Wisconsin couple who have had to choose between their dogs and where they live. Most of you could be bringing a new puppy home as a first dog, but in any case this article is relevant!

Think Before Bringing A New Puppy Home

Yesterday I received my monthly dog rescue magazine. Several stories really caught my attention, which is why I’m asking you to think before bringing a new puppy home. Because if you don’t, your delightful dream could end in desperate disaster.

The Worst Times For Bringing A New Puppy Home

Today I have had a mad day. This is the first time I have been able to sit down at my computer. I’m even sitting here still in my coat, so I wanted to talk about the worst times for bringing a new puppy home.

Essential Steps For Bringing A New Puppy Home

In this quick post I want to give you the essential steps for bringing a new puppy home. This is what you should do, not what most people do. Let me explain why.

A Question About Bringing A New Puppy Home

“How do you determine the puppy’s character if you wouldn’t get a chance to bring it home before you actually get the dog?” A great question from SS in New York State about bringing a new puppy home. Read my answer in full here:

Consider Character When Bringing A New Puppy Home

Another article on bringing a new puppy home, this time inspired by Arwen’s reaction to a very usual item of clothing. Find out why a puppy’s character – and yours – will be central to your success.