What Can Shelters Do To Help Adopt Pets

What Can Shelters Do To Help Adopt Pets? “People are more likely to adopt an animal that they can picture in their home, right? So how can I make a person picture this animal in their home? Well to me it is not doing things that are shelter specific right, but if I can show […]

How To Choose Dog Toys

In this post: What are the safety standards in dog toys? How to pick safe toys Our recommendations   You love your dog, and there is nothing better than taking them into a pet store (that allows your dog entry) so that they can pick out their own toys. But it’s important to note that you […]

Dog Walking Equipment

Dog Walking Equipment In this post: Chains, prong collars, and e-collars Retractable leashes Harnesses Our Recommendation Walks are incredibly important for your new best friend. It provides exercise, enrichment, training opportunities, and a bonding experience for you and your dog. But you need to make sure you have the best tools to ensure a positive and […]

Understand Your Dog Better

Understand Your Dog Better The day that someone breaks the language barrier between dogs and humans is going to be arguably the best day ever! (Paging Dr. Doolittle!) Inviting these furry four-legged creatures of joy into our homes would go much more smoothly if we could speak their language. While that isn’t a possibility right […]

Training Basics

Now that you’ve got your new dog home and you’ve established the rules, it’s time to work on training your dog! While some of you might be groaning right now in anticipation of how hard this is going to be, let me reassure you that it doesn’t have to be a stressful thing! Training can actually […]

Common Potty Behaviors

Common Potty Behaviors In this post: Why does my dog kick up grass after peeing/pooping? Why does my dog lift his leg while peeing? Why does my dog not lift his leg while peeing? Why does my dog circle before going potty? Dogs have some weird habits. To be fair, humans do too, but I […]

Help! My Dog Isn’t Listening

Help! My Dog Isn’t Listening In this post: Why is my dog not listening? How to make your dog listen to you Training your dog can be difficult, but it is vital to successfully integrate them into your home while maintaining some sanity. We’ve got over training tips and tricks in several other blogs, but […]

Roughhousing Among Dogs

Roughhousing Among Dogs In this post: How can you tell if dogs are fighting or playing? How can I create a safe environment during play? Is mouthing during play allowed? Please Note: If you are ever unsure about your dog playing too rough speak to a trainer or a behaviorist. They will be able to help […]

Introducing Dogs To Each Other

Introducing Dogs to Each Other In this post: Dog meeting rules What does a good dog meeting look like? What does an insecure dog meeting look like? How to introduce two dogs Why do dogs sniff butts? Please Note: Wag Enabled content (videos, posts, and articles) should not be used to diagnose behavioral issues. The content […]

The Different Types Of Dog Toys

The Different Types of Dog Toys In this post: Dog toy safety Is tearing up toys a sign of aggression in dogs? Is it safe? What you should know about dog chew toys What you should know about active dog toys What you should know about soft dog toys   Dogs love toys, and we […]