Save A Life: 5 Reasons to Adopt an Adult Dog

By | 2017-05-05T18:05:33+00:00 April 25th, 2016|dog adoption, getting a new dog, New Dog|

  Typically when a family starts thinking about adding a new dog to their household, most people immediately jump to which puppy they want. I totally get it. Puppies are adorable, fluffy, and you really just can’t resist puppy eyes. What people rarely consider is all of the work that goes into raising a puppy [...]

15-point Checklist You Need Before Getting A New Dog Or Puppy

By | 2017-05-05T18:37:43+00:00 March 25th, 2016|dog adoption, dog boarding, dog boarding Austin, Dog Fun, Dog Trainers, Dog Training, Dog Training Austin TX, dogs, getting a new dog, New Dog|

  1. How Much Time Do You Have For A Dog? Before getting a dog, make sure you have the time for one. You should have a clear idea of your family’s activity level, and how much time you have to dedicate to training and enrichment activities. Examples of enrichment activities with your dog include: [...]

4 Steps for Teaching your Puppy or Dog to be Alone

By | 2017-05-07T17:05:33+00:00 November 6th, 2015|Dog Behavior, dog crating, Dog Training, New Dog, puppy training|

  Dogs, Puppies, and people can, at times, find it difficult to be alone and content. Unfortunately, for all of us, it is a vital life skill. Most people are not lucky enough to be able to take their dogs with them wherever they go, and are not willing to give up their jobs and [...]

Preparing for Puppy: Bringing Your Puppy Home

By | 2017-05-07T18:20:13+00:00 October 12th, 2012|Articles & Info, New Dog|

  When you make the decision to bring home a new puppy, it isn't just a matter of finding the perfect pair of puppy eyes to fall in love with. Preparing for Puppy's arrival beforehand will allow you to welcome him or her into your home with a minimum of fuss so that you can [...]

New Beginnings

By | 2017-05-07T18:57:37+00:00 October 29th, 2010|death of a dog, DogBoy's Staff, DogBoys Family, getting a new dog, New Dog, rescue, Uncategorized|

  id="attachment_291" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="Goodbye, sweet boy." I'm new at this word press thing - blogging is fun, but I'm no expert. So I hope you like the new look. And I'm planning more fun things for the blog so check back soon and often. Last week, we said goodbye to a dear [...]