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Why choose a wide dog collar?

05/20/22 10:40 AM

Why choose a wide dog collar?
With so many types and styles of dog collar on the market, you might not know what kind is best for your dog. One kind to consider is a wide dog collar. Owners of many different breeds opt for wide dog collars for a variety of reasons. Here are some reasons why you might choose a wide dog collar.Wide Dog Collars are a Better Choice for Bigger DogsBigger dogs need bigger collars than smaller dogs, of course, and that means collars that are not onl...
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What you need for a new dog

05/11/22 11:11 AM

What you need for a new dog
Congratulations! You are the proud owner of a new dog, or you will be very soon. Life is about to change for the better, as you and your fur baby start making memories together.But first, you need to go shopping – dogs need lots of gear! Here’s a list of essential dog items you need for when you bring your new dog home.Food and TreatsStock up on food. How much your dog eats depends on their breed, size, age, and health. If you don’t know where to...
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Should I microchip my dog?

05/04/22 9:53 AM

Should I microchip my dog?
Yes.That’s the short answer. Let’s get into the longer answer about why it’s smart to microchip your dog.Microchips WorkFirst, do microchips work?They do. The purpose of the microchip is to ensure your dog can always be identified so that they can be returned if you become separated. Research shows that microchipped dogs are approximately 2.5 times more likely to be reunited with their owners that dogs without microchips. (That figure is even hig...
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Breeds that could benefit from a martingale dog collar

04/19/22 10:19 AM

Breeds that could benefit from a martingale dog collar
Martingale collars have become popular with dog owners over the years. With its clever two-loop design, the martingale dog collar is excellent at providing good control while on the leash while ensuring your dog’s comfort and safety.Any dog can wear a martingale collar, but because of its unique design it’s especially beneficial to some breeds. Here are the breeds that benefit most from wearing a martingale collar.Dog Breeds with Slim Heads Shoul...
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Are harnesses good for dogs?

04/12/22 9:50 AM

Are harnesses good for dogs?
When it comes to walking your dog, you have a choice on where to attach their leash: a collar or harness. Some dog owners prefer collars, some prefer harnesses. But is it just a matter of taste, or is there a good reason to choose a harness over a collar? Are dog harnesses good for dogs?The answer is yes! Here are some ways in which dog harnesses are better than traditional collars. Harnesses Don’t Put Pressure on Your Dog’s NeckDog collars that...
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