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What they don't tell you about diffusing essential oils around your dog by Melissa Sutherland at Pawprints Doggy Daycare, Bedford, NS

What they don’t tell you about diffusing essential oils around your dog

January 27, 2020
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Essential oils are huge right now — for people and your pets. Did you know that some are actually dangerous to animals? That’s right: Your favorite holistic remedies might be toxic for your dog or cat. Essential oil use can…

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How to Get Your Dog to Come When You Call by Megan MacKenzie, Head Trainer at Bedford Dog Daycare Pawprints Doggie Daycare and Grooming

How to Get Your Dog to Come When You Call

November 28, 2019
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We’ve all been there. We’re out and our dog is off leash. And then we need them to come to us. Having your dog come to you when you call his or her name is called recall. Recall is one…

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How to Reward Your Dog for Good Behavior via Paw Prints Doggy Daycare, Bedford Dog Daycare, Halifax Doggy Daycare

How to Reward Your Dog for Good Behavior

October 3, 2019
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Using positive reinforcement is one of the easiest ways to train a dog. Rewarding the behaviours you want and ignoring the ones you don’t will quickly teach the dog what you expect from them in a way that is fun…

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