Tips for Housetraining Your Puppy

House training your puppy is about consistency, patience, and positive reinforcement. The goal is to instill good habits and build a loving bond with your pet. It typically takes 4-6 months for a puppy to be fully house trained, but some puppies may take up to a year. Size can be a predictor. For instance, … Continue reading Tips for Housetraining Your Puppy

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Puppy School – Puppy Training Classes

** COVID-19 update: All Puppy School classes are temporarily postponed until further notice due to current restrictions to essential services. Thank you for your patience and understanding. **What will I learn at Puppy School?PETstock Puppy School’s program is based on using a reward-based training method which teaches pet parents:How to communicate with your puppy or…

Five Ways You Can Make Moving to a New Home Smoother for Your Dog

Our dogs are part of the family and, as such, need special consideration when we plan for a move. Just as we anticipate the number of bedrooms for each family member, we must think of our dog’s needs, too. Here are some ways you can make moving to a new home a breeze for everyone. … Continue reading Five Ways You Can Make Moving to a New Home Smoother for Your Dog

Steps on How to Help Your Dog Lose Weight

When a person wants to lose weight, limiting his caloric intake and adding more physical activities to the day usually work. The same is true for your pets. If your dog is getting a little heavy, it might be a good idea to start limiting its food and making your dog exercise more. However, unlike … Continue reading Steps on How to Help Your Dog Lose Weight

How to Keep Your Canine From Causing Chaos

You know how much you love dogs, especially that little one that lives in your home and fills your heart with laughter and joy. But there’s a less pleasant side that comes with that goodness. Canines cause trouble, pure and simple. This involves anything from spilling food on the floor to tearing up sofa cushions … Continue reading How to Keep Your Canine From Causing Chaos

5 Awesome Car Tricks for Pet Owners

let's go on rides Having a pet is a really beautiful experience, you get to have a companion in your home and a driving buddy as well. Going on a ride together is such a wonderful way to bond with each other. But then most times you would have to worry about all the fur … Continue reading 5 Awesome Car Tricks for Pet Owners

A Guide For First-Time Pet Owners

Photo credit by Unsplash Owning a new pet is a big responsibility. If you’ve decided to take the plunge, here is what you need to welcome your new pet to the family.   Selecting The Right Pet Your first step is choosing a pet that’s a good fit for your home, your family, and your … Continue reading A Guide For First-Time Pet Owners

Human Foods That Dogs Can Enjoy

Feeding your dog is a part of your daily routine, and it's easy to grab a couple of cups of the same dry pet food and pour it into your dog’s bowl. For the most part, your pet’s dry food is a nutritionally balanced meal that is tasty and healthy for them. However, these same … Continue reading Human Foods That Dogs Can Enjoy

5 Surprising Benefits of DOGA—Yoga with Fido

Yoga has taken a novel form 'doga', which is based on the concept of doing yoga with a companion. However, the companion in doga is your best friend, the dog instead of a human counterpart. The meditative sessions are beneficial not just for you but your pooch as well. Pooches enjoy the pet-massage and relaxing … Continue reading 5 Surprising Benefits of DOGA—Yoga with Fido

Why Dog Owners are Happier

Written by Nat Smith, Rover.com community member. Rover is the nation’s largest network of 5-star pet sitters and dog walkers. They say that dog owners live happier, longer lives. One big reason? Dogs can help you get out more often, stick to your workouts, and stay upbeat while you’re at it. How can your pet […] … Continue reading Why Dog Owners are Happier