Category: Dog Tips

The Benefits of Having Two Dogs in the House

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As a dog owner, you know the great benefits of having one around the house. They are an essential part of the family, and they give us joy and love in life. Having another dog in the house can be much more beneficial to you and them. If you can afford it and have the… Read more »

How to Teach Your Dog Good Behavior as a Puppy

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Sometimes it’s difficult to train your dog. Teaching them good behavior when they’re a young puppy will set them up for good behavior in the future. They won’t act out if you teach them the proper way to behave early on. Behaviors to Look Out For It’s important to keep an eye on certain body… Read more »

Why Choose D Tails Grooming for Your Dog

happy dog running and playing

Here at D Tails Grooming, we have so much to offer for you and your dog. Whether you’re busy working and need a doggy daycare, a playdate, grooming services, or tips for your dog, we can provide you with all of these things. Here’s what we offer: Grooming We offer grooming services to all longhaired… Read more »

The Best Dog Breeds for Kids

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If you’re thinking about getting a dog, and you have a young family with children, here are some of the best dog breeds to consider. Some dogs can act differently around children, so it’s important to know some of their tendencies before adopting or purchasing. Cavalier King Charles Spaniel These adorable dogs are small in… Read more »

Store Meds Away from Your Dog

Dog makes mess in kitchen

It’s important to always keep your medication out of reach from your pets. Over the counter and prescription meds can be very dangerous for your pets if they get a hold of them. When using medication, make sure you always keep it up high in the bathroom cupboard, and put them away right after use…. Read more »

Nutrition Tips for Dogs

Puppy eating from bowl

Having a healthy and happy dog is essential to their life. Just like humans, dogs need a good nutritious diet for them to live a long life without major health problems. If you’re starting out with your dog, we want you to get off on the right foot with feeding and nutrition. Water This is… Read more »

Activities You Should Do with Your Dog

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Are you running out of activities to do with your dog? Nonsense! There are plenty of activities that you may not know about that are great for you and your dog to take part in. By thinking outside of the box and doing new things, your dog will be able to stay curious and excited… Read more »

Why It’s Important for Doggy Playdates

Dog playdate

Your dog’s social life is incredibly important for their development. When cooped up in the house with no socialization with other dogs, they may become uneasy around other dogs when introduced. It’s vital to start with some playdates early on, so they get accustomed to being around others. Development and Behavior Incorporating playdates in your… Read more »

Factors That Affect How Often You Should Bathe Your Dog

Bathing Your Dog

Do you bathe your dog too often? Keep in mind that dogs naturally groom themselves. They don’t need you to give them a monthly (or weekly) bath. In fact, too many baths in a short period of time can strip away natural oils in your pet’s coat. Skin irritation is likely to occur. Hair follicles… Read more »

Here’s Why Your Dog’s Nails Need to Be Clipped

Dog's Nails

If you were naive, you might acquire a dog as a pet and never pay any attention to their overall health needs. Can you imagine there are some dog owners who never take their dog to a vet or groomer? Horrifying as that is to consider, thankfully the vast majority of dog owners take their… Read more »