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Scrub-a-dub-PUG: How to maintain your dog's hygiene
Animals don’t have the same hygiene standards (or tools) as humans. It’s not like our dogs can brush his own teeth or his own hair—so us owners have to do that for them. Just like when you have a self-care day and do your ten-step beauty routine, your dog needs to have their beauty routine done too. So, primp and pamper them with our easy “how to” guide on how to maintain your dog’s hygiene.
Living With Messmakers 101: How to clean up after your dog
We’re going to state the obvious here: dogs are messy. Not just because they're furry and lick their own bodies, but because they're animals. And animals simply can’t clean up after themselves. If your dog spills their food, gets their muddy paws on the couch, or has an accident in the house they can’t exactly bend over and pick it up. So as a fur parent you’ll have to step in and save the day! But where to start? How do you clean up after a dog?
10 Tips for Your First Pet Show or Competition
A competitive dog show involves a presentation of purebred dogs (although our favorite mutts are starting to carve out their own categories!). These delightful events are basically beauty pageants for dogs. It’s mostly just for fun and an excuse to watch a bunch of cute dogs, but the real purpose of dog shows is to evaluate quality breeding and the integrity of a breed. It’s the crème de la crème of dog breeds and if you’re interested in joining a pet show here are some things you should know.
How to Make Smarter Choices for Your Pet’s Health
Bringing a new furry friend into your home is a lot of responsibility. They may be cute, but they still require a lot of work and attention. And since they’re your new BFFF (best furry friend furever) you definitely want to make smart and healthy choices for them so they live just as long as you do!
7 Behaviors to Look Out For in a New Puppy
There is truly nothing like the love and connection you receive from a new puppy. Their infectious energy keeps everyone on their toes and a lot of their naughty behavior gets overlooked by their cuteness. But it’s still important to properly train your puppies starting from a young age so they can learn basic house rules, but also so their behavior problems don’t continue as they get older.
We’ve rounded up the top 7 behaviors to look out for when starting to train your new pup 🐶.
SOS! My dog is bored -- and driving me crazy!
Being vocal. The zoomies. Excessive licking and chewing. Pacing.
These are just some signs that your dog might be giving you to tell you that they are bored.
Dogs sleep 12-14 hours a day, but for the remaining 10-12 hours they want excitement. The obvious answer would be to walk them, but that’s not always possible depending on people’s lives. Things like work, childcare and your personal health can take some time away from your dog. So, what do you do when two walks a day just doesn’t seem to be cutting it?
How to Potty Train a Puppy
It’s so exciting when you first bring your new fur baby home. Their energy is infectious. All you want to do is play and cuddle, but all of a sudden, you spot a puddle on the floor… poop behind the furniture… or even piddle on your new pants! (YUCK) And, now you’re reminded that your puppy views their whole world as a giant toilet, and it’s your job to teach them where and when to take potty breaks.
Potty training is messy and can be really frustrating, but it doesn’t have to be! It’s all about incentives, positive reinforcement, and setting new habits for your pooch.
Here are some tips on making it work for you and your puppy!
How to Make Your Pup’s First Vet Visit a Pawsitive Experience
Have you scheduled your puppy's first vet visit yet? If you are getting your puppy from a breeder, then most likely, your new pup has already had its first veterinary exam. So, make sure you have copies of everything they’ve already had done for your puppy, and bring those copies with you to your veterinarians' office.
If you adopted your puppy from a rescue or a shelter, it is vital to schedule your puppy's first vet visit within the first two weeks of them being home. Here are some things you can do to make it a ~pawsitive~ experience for your pup, yourself, and the vet.
What To Do If Your Dog Gets Into a Tussle at The Dog Park
A day at the park is pupperdise for most pooches! There's lots of space to run, sniff, play, and explore. Plus, the freedom to be off their leash and meet new furry friends.
But, while it might be fun and games most of the time, the mood can change in the blink of an eye. Suddenly, a pleasant afternoon turns into a barking and biting frenzy. If chaos erupts and an injury occurs, here are some things you can do to safely handle this traumatic experience for your furbaby.
Doggy Date Ideas for Valentine’s Day
Does your Valentine have sweet brown eyes, likes long walks anywhere, gives the sloppiest kisses, and can always be found at your feet? We are, of course, talking about the special bond between you and your pup!
So, with Valentine’s Day just around the corner, we’ve rounded up some excellent doggy date ideas. (And if you happen to have a two-legged sweetheart, they can come too.) After all, February 14th is all about celebrating love -- and really, who do you love more than your dog?
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Good Boy 101: Understanding the different types of dog training classes
Getting a new dog can be very exciting, but it’s also a lot of work. One of the best things you can do for your relationship with your new dog is enrolling in some training classes. This not only helps your dog learn obedience, but it helps you as an owner learn show to communicate with them.
But how do you know where to start? There are so many options between puppy vs adult classes, agility training, CGC certifications…and so much more. The Frenchie team is breaking it down for you today so you can make the best decision possible for you and your pup.