THE DOG BLOG



Busting the Top Five Myths About Adopting a Dog

For many adoptable dogs, though, myths and misconceptions prevent them from finding a family. In fact, one of the most common assumptions about shelter dogs is that, because their history is usually unknown, it’s a risk to bring them into your house. 

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Finding The Dog That Will Make Your House a Home

A dog that fits into your family’s lifestyle is more important. For instance, if your family loves to don wetsuits and hit the beach every Saturday, a dog afraid to swim might not be the right fit. If you hike for an hour before work each morning, a couch potato pup probably isn’t perfect.

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Want to make more of a difference? Upcycle FTW

Remember learning the three R’s? Reduce, reuse, recycle. And who can forget the  three green arrows symbol that became synonymous with our efforts to save the planet in the late 1970s. Unfortunately, over the past four decades we’ve learned that our reliance on recycling just doesn’t cut it. In the words of a Scientific American...

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Your New Dog is Home! Now What?

So, you’ve welcomed a new dog into your home! Congrats! A dog brings so much love and joy to a family… but maybe not right away. It takes a new dog some time to adjust. Imagine being dropped into a new home with a new family and you don’t even speak the same language! There...

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