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Whether you adopted your first ‘quarantine pup’ or added another fur baby to your family, puppy training is imperative to ensure your dog can live its happiest, most stress-free life. Many of us are staying home a lot more, so now is the perfect chance to dedicate some quality time to training your pooch. Whether […]

In the age of social distancing, it’s important to find ways to keep your dog active, socialized and healthy. Luckily, outdoor walks are encouraged, provided you can maintain six feet of distance from others. But there will be hot days when you, and your pup, would rather stay in the air conditioning. So, how do […]

4th of July means fireworks! The loud booms and bangs are synonymous with America’s celebration of freedom. While we love the colors of professional fireworks and might set some off (safely) at home, your dog might not be as excited. Those sudden loud noises can cause extreme stress in some pets. While this is often […]

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Happy Hound doggy daycare will reopen on June 1 and wouldn’t you know? June 1 marks the beginning of an entire week dedicated to pets! June 1 through June 7 is National Pet Appreciation week and it couldn’t have come at a better time. These past few weeks sure have been ruff and our pups […]

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If you’re getting restless being cooped up at home, your dog is probably feeling the same! Boredom in canines can lead to misbehaving or destructive behavior and sometimes even anxiety or low moods. It’s important to keep your pet mentally stimulated and entertained, beyond just regular walks or being put outside. They really want to […]

Trainer Tips: Potty Training Your Happy Hound Whether you have a young pup, an old pup, or a rescue pup, potty training is the first and most essential step to having a happy and healthy life with your pup. Here are some of our top guidelines to properly potty train your happy hound. 1) Keep […]

Training Your Puppy to be Social, Polite, and Independent A Special Place Designed for Your Special Puppy At Happy Hound’s Puppy Nursery, your puppy will enjoy the amenities and care required for healthy development. Our facility includes: Loving one on one care and affection Air conditioning and heating to keep your puppy nice and comfortable […]

Vacation season is right around the corner. And while it’s great to be able to leave your dog with us and know all their needs are taken care of, sometimes you want to be traveling with your dog, too! Below are 5 tips you need to know for successfully traveling with your furry co-pilot. 1. […]

If your dog is always begging for food, you’re not alone. It’s one of the most common behavior issues you can face with your dog. And who can blame you? When your furry friend looks up at you with big eyes and thumping tail, it’s hard not to give in! The good news is, following […]

You might have seen it before and wondered ‘why does my dog eat grass?’ Maybe your dog gobbles up patches of grass any chance he gets and then promptly throws it up. Or maybe your dog selects a few particular blades and they digest just fine. It’s a common behavior that takes many shapes and baffles […]