I second these excellent thoughts written by AKC blogger Justin Moorman. Accidents in the house are a normal issue that Golden Retriever puppy owners deal with and can often be frustrating. Even older, trained dogs can fall offer the wagon. These tips can help pups of all ages get on track and stay on track with house training!
*It is important to note that any unusual urination/defecation, especially with older, trained dogs, should be reported to your veterinarian as it m
Boise, Idaho temps have been in the high 90s this summer, definitely too hot for waking your new puppy on any blacktop. Check out these tips to avoid burns from the AKC: Is It Too Hot? Or Not?
Dogs are typically very stoic and won’t “tell” us when they’re in pain. Their paw pads could be burning but their love of walks supersedes the pain. The pads on your dog’s paws are extra sensitive and can burn, dry out, and crack from walking on hot asphalt, concrete, metal, or sand.
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