The Good Dog Blog
Everyone can have a good dog.
What dog size is right for your family?? Medium sized dogs? Small dogs? Big dogs? There are a ton of choices when it comes to dog sizes. But size does matter, especially when you are researching what type of dog to adopt into your family. Your spouse may want a large, muscular dog, you may want a […]
Royal here to comment on Jenn’s blog “Advantages of Getting a New Puppy.” If you are serious about adopting a puppy, there are a few things that are really good to know. Jenn adopted me when I was 10 weeks old from my breeder Katrina. She did lots of research before finding Katrina and that included […]
Our last blog highlighted some of the advantages of adopting an older dog. Let’s consider two of the most important advantages of getting a new puppy. 1. A puppy will fill your free time. Raising a puppy is labor intensive, especially the first few months. Time will be required for housetraining, basic training, feedings, exercise, management, […]
Royal here. I’m back to give my two cents from the dog’s perspective on Jenn’s blog “Top Five Questions to Ask Before Adopting a Dog.” What do dogs want you to know about us before you bring us home? First off, you need to have time for us. I can’t say that enough times. We […]
Royal here. I’m an 8 year old Australian Shepherd and I have a lot to say on the subject of dogs. Jenn brought up some great points in her blog “Should I Get a Dog For My Children?” Let’s think about this from the puppy or dog’s perspective. It is very exciting and stressful for […]
Dog bites are a serious issue. The American Veterinary Medical Association put together this great infographic with the staggering statistics on dog bites, related to both adults and children. Get the facts.
Welcome everyone, to The Good Dog Blog! Jenn and I are very excited to launch this site and our new blog, where we’ll be sharing resources, training tips, products and professional advice for families with kids and dogs. So what’s the backstory here? A year ago, Jenn and I discovered a horrifying statistic. The American Veterinary […]