What Do I Do If My Puppy Eats Chocolate?

Like small children, puppies have a habit of getting into trouble. As a pet parent, it’s your job to do everything you can to prevent their antics from causing them to be harmed.  I’ve talked about how to puppy-proof your home in several of my other blogs. It entails removing toxic plants, securing things that … Read more

Can Puppies Eat Bones?

Like their canine cousins in the wild, dogs and puppies love to eat red meat. It’s natural, healthy, and something dogs have been doing for millennia. Like wolves, coyotes, hyenas, and other canines, dogs used to hunt for their food and consume it raw. Canines have a very short gastrointestinal tract, so the meat, sinew, … Read more

Can My Puppy Eat Avocado?

Many pet parents like to give their puppy “human” food that isn’t normally on their doggy diet. Why? Because we’re humans, and we figure that, if we like something, our pupper is bound to like it. I thought about this in the grocery store the other day while shopping for vegetables. One of my favorites … Read more

How Should My Puppy Act After Shots

If you’ve read any of my other blogs about puppies, you probably know that I’m a big proponent of getting your puppy vaccinated. In fact, I believe they should have all of their shots before being brought, for example, to a family member’s house, a dog park, or anywhere else they may encounter another puppy … Read more