Tag Archives: before you get a puppy

Your puppy is not a blank slate

Posted on: October 25, 2017 - No Comments

Here’s why… Your puppy is a product of its parents’ genes. These provide the blueprint for appearance, temperament and behavior.  This is why a Jack Russell looks and acts like a Jack Russell, and a Labrador looks and acts like a Labrador.  If you want a dog that will look and act like a Labrador, you Read More

Fun & Practical Alternatives to Giving Someone a Puppy for Christmas

Posted on: December 7, 2015 - No Comments

Is surprising a friend or family member with a puppy or dog really a good idea? Here are some alternative suggestions to ensure that you don't end up sticking them with a commitment they aren't ready for.