Author: CometDogU

It’s Time to Close the Buffet and Feed Your Dog Regular Meals

All-you-can-eat buffets are a huge temptation. Using rational judgment about the amount of food you really need flies out the window when you’re faced with all those yummy goodies. Who doesn’t leave the buffet having stuffed–or over-stuffed–themselves? So why should

Posted in Canine Care

Give Your Dog Responsibility and Let Him Do It Himself

“Mother, please, I’d rather do it myself!” This phrase came from an early 1960s television commercial and proved so popular it became a national punch line. Two songs were recorded with the title, it appeared in comics, and was featured

Posted in Dog Training

Don’t Just Say No! – What Do You Really Want?

When your dog runs up to greet you, barking, wagging his tail, jumping, bouncing off of you and asking for attention, don’t just say No! He’s simultaneously doing 5 things. If you tell him No, which of those activities don’t

Posted in Dog Training

Finding Time to Train Your Dog

time to train excuse - ran out of time

Favorite excuse #1: I didn’t have time to train! Work. Family. House. Yard. Kids. Parents. Laundry. Errands. Sleep. With so many demands on your personal time every week, who has time to train the dog? The answer: everyone!

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Dog-Friendly Festivals

Cottonwood - Dog Friendly Festivals

Today, April 11th, is National Pet Day. For those of us who are dog lovers, every day is a special day to spend with our pets. Springtime in Texas is full of options for fun things to do, but not

Posted in Fun With Your Dog