How to prepare a puppy for grooming?

Woohoo, we got a new member, that's a puppy. When a new member comes into our family it’s our responsibility to take care of it. And the responsibility of prepare a puppy for grooming is gigantic. Taking care of its health and appearance is a must. Grooming a puppy can be most challenging, specifically starting [...]

By |2023-03-08T21:15:37-08:00March 8th, 2023|Uncategorized|

Breed of Emperors Dogs – Akita Inu

Dogs are highly regarded in Japan - so much so that some typical breeds have even been elevated to "national natural monument" status. Such was the case with the Akita Inu in 1931. The purebred Akita is still considered a status symbol. In World War II, the dog breed almost disappeared because breeding had come [...]

By |2023-01-24T21:32:23-08:00January 24th, 2023|Uncategorized|

So You’ve Decided to Get a Pet — Now What?

Choosing a pet can be both exciting and daunting. You’re about to bring another living creature into your home that you’ll have to nurture, feed, groom and interact with like another member of the family for years to come. Thankfully, you can reduce the daunting part by thoughtfully assessing your needs, time and resources to [...]

By |2018-10-31T15:16:31-07:00October 31st, 2018|Uncategorized|

Ask Pam – Should I leave food out for my dog all day?

Should I leave food out for my dog all day?    I posed this question to Pam Johnson, Certified Professional Trainer and member of the Association of Professional Dog Trainers.  Here's her answer: " I am not a fan of free feeding.  I see many dogs, especially puppies  who become bored with their food if [...]

By |2017-09-13T07:15:14-07:00September 11th, 2017|Uncategorized|


10 Things your new dog wants you to know... Caring for a dog.    Lana - Rescued Dog Thank you for adopting me.  Since I am new, I'll need to know the boundaries. Please introduce to me everyone. I need an I.D. Tag on a collar with all of my information.  A microchip will help [...]

By |2017-08-23T15:39:50-07:00August 23rd, 2017|Uncategorized|