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Nutrition and Treats

Patty Peery

Feeding your puppy isn’t just about filling a bowl; it’s about fueling their future. I will dish out the details on puppy nutrition, from deciphering food labels to finding the perfect treats for training and beyond. Get ready to become a connoisseur of canine cuisine!

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The Importance of Sleep and Downtime for Your Puppy Dog!

Patty Peery

In the bustling journey of welcoming a new furry friend into your life, it’s easy to get caught up in the tail-wagging excitement and forget about the less glamorous, but equally important, aspects of puppy care. Yes, I’m talking about the sacred art of snoozing and the underrated bliss of downtime.

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Unlocking the Secrets to Puppy Intuition

Patty Peery

Connecting with your puppy dog on an intuitive level isn’t just about understanding their needs and behaviors; it’s about tapping into the unspoken language of wags, woofs, and whimsical moments.

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“What Does It Mean To Be An Intuitive Dog Owner?”

Patty Peery

“Learn to become an intuitive dog owner by understanding your dog’s needs, building trust, developing empathy, and creating a harmonious environment.”

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Chaotic Greeter to Perfect Pet!

Patty Peery

Training a puppy to greet friends and family politely is no small feat. It’s akin to teaching a toddler that the world doesn’t revolve around them—a challenging but not impossible task. So, buckle up as we embark on this hilarious journey of manners, mayhem, and puppy dog eyes.

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Struggling with Puppy Leash Training?

Patty Peery

Have you ever been pulled to the ground by your puppy dog who has not mastered the grace of loose leash walking?
This is a common challenge for puppies and their hoomans! However, with some time and patience, it does not have to be that way. It does take awareness and training. When you decide to start your training, every walk needs to be intentional.

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The Poop Chronicles:

Patty Peery

Welcome to “The Poop Chronicles,” where we share the trials, tribulations, and yes, the occasional triumphs of teaching our furry friends where to do their business.

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Top 8 Reasons to Visit the Emergency Vet

Patty Peery

As devoted pet guardians, we understand that our furry companions are naturally inquisitive and sometimes their adventurous spirits can lead them into unexpected trouble. Despite our best efforts to create a safe haven for them, their curiosity can get the best of them, whether it’s a stealthy leap onto the counter for a piece of chocolate, an impromptu snack of a stray sock, or an unplanned adventure beyond the backyard fence. While we hope to shield them from harm, the reality is that emergencies can and do happen.

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🐶🐾I am a 21st Century Dog 🐶🐾

Patty Peery

“Everyone who is thinking of getting dogs should read this because you need to understand this reality: I am a 21st-century dog.

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Training and Socialization

Patty Peery

Welcome to the world of puppy training, where patience is a virtue and treats are your best friend! This article is all about laying the foundation for a well-behaved, sociable dog. I will cover everything from housebreaking to obedience, and share some heartwarming anecdotes along the way. So, grab some (kibble) treats, and let’s get started!

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Grooming and Hygiene for Your Puppy Dog!

Patty Peery

Step into the salon—your puppy’s grooming routine is not just about looking good, it’s about feeling great and staying healthy! This is your guide to turning those dreaded bath times into a spa day for your pup. I will cover everything from brushing to baths, and even those tricky nail trims. So, let’s dive into the suds and fluff!

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Bonding & Building a Relationship

Patty Peery

The bond you share with your puppy is the heart and soul of your relationship.
It’s what turns a pet into a family member and a house into a home.
I will explore with you the art of bonding with your puppy through play, training, and those precious moments of quality time.
Get ready to strengthen the connection with your furry friend in ways that will last a lifetime.

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That First Veterinarian with Your Puppy Dog!

Patty Peery

Embarking on the journey of puppy parenthood brings with it a plethora of milestones, and among the most significant is the inaugural trip to the veterinarian. I will guide you through the preparation for this pivotal appointment, detailing what to anticipate upon arrival, and offering strategies to ensure the experience is as tranquil as possible for both you and your new furry companion. Additionally, I’ll sprinkle in heartwarming anecdotes from fellow pet parents to alleviate any apprehension you may feel.

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Understanding Puppy Development Stages

Patty Peery

Embarking on the journey of raising a puppy is like watching a miracle unfold. Understanding puppy development stages is a chapter in the story of their life, and you’re the guiding hand through each twist and turn. In this article, we delve into the developmental stages of a puppy’s life, providing you with the insight and tips you need to support your little one from a clumsy pup to a graceful adult.

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Puppy Dreamland

Patty Peery

The ultimate guide to finding your ideal canine companion. Learn how to navigate the challenges and so ensuring a harmonious and fulfilling partnership.

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Picking Your Pint-Sized (or Not-So-Pint-Sized) Partner

Patty Peery

The ultimate guide to finding your ideal canine companion. Learn how to navigate the challenges and so ensuring a harmonious and fulfilling partnership.

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Top Five Tips for Crate Training Your Puppy Dog

Patty Peery

Here are my Top Five Tips for Crate Training Your Puppy Dog. The Humorous How-to

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5 Steps to Teach a Dog to Not Bark!

Patty Peery

Here are my five steps to teach a dog “not” to bark.

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Celebrating New Beginnings

Patty Peery

Ringing in the New Year with Your Christmas/Holiday PuppyFirst of all, Happy New Year! 🎊🎉🎆This is not just the promise of fresh starts and resolutions that’s exciting—it’s also the pitter-patter of tiny paws 🐾🐾 that many families welcomed into their homes over the Christmas holidays.  If you’re one of the lucky ones who found a

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The ‘Aha!’ Moment

Patty Peery

When Your Puppy’s Lightbulb Shines Brighter Than a Christmas Tree🎄Ever had that moment when you’re training your puppy and you can almost hear the proverbial ‘ding’ as the lightbulb 💡 goes off in their furry little head?  It’s like suddenly, they’re the Einstein of the canine world, and you’re the proud parent at a spelling

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Surviving the Holiday Season:

Patty Peery

A Puppy Dog’s Guide toNavigating the Festive Frenzy First of all, let’s address the elephant in the room – or should I say, the puppy dog in the living room. The holiday season, with its flurry of activities, twinkling lights, and an endless stream of guests, can be a sensory overload for our furry friends. It’s like

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A Thanksgiving Reflection

Patty Peery

Cultivating a Strong Intuitive Bond with Your DogAs an Intuitive Dog Coach, my mission has always been to intuitively respond, react, train, teach, and coach our beloved canine companions. But what happens when you establish a strong intuitive bond with your dog?Allow me to share an experience from this recent Thanksgiving holiday.  Holidays can be stressful,

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The Doggie Boomerang

Patty Peery

Making Your Dog Return Every TimeHowdy, dog enthusiasts! Patty here, your favorite Intuitive Dog Coach.  Today, we’re going to tackle a challenge that’s as old as fetch: getting your dog to return to you when called. The Recall RodeoRecall, or as I like to call it, the “doggie boomerang,” is one of the most important tricks

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