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Food 411 – Pumpkin

If your dog’s stool is loose, first check the feeding guidelines to ensure you are not overfeeding her.  If you’re feeding the appropriate amount of food for her activity level and still have loose stool, try changing her food to one with better quality ingredients.  If these tactics don’t work, try adding pumpkin to her…
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Health Tip – Car Safety Harnesses

In a motor vehicle accident, an object in a moving vehicle becomes a projectile. An unrestrained dog can go through the windshield, get tossed around the passenger area and injure the human passengers, or suffer fatal injuries. We’re considering adding car safety harnesses to our product selection at Just Fur Pets. If your dog rides…
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Food 411 – Pet Food Labeling – AAFCO

AAFCO is a private organization that has established guidelines of nutrition and labeling of animal foods.  Though food manufacturers’ products must meet AAFCO minimum standards to label themselves as “nutritionally balanced and complete”, consumers might be interested to know more about AAFCO’s membership and limitations.
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Training Tip – Reliability

When you give your dog a command, how often does she respond?  100% of the time? 60%?  35%? Your canine companion should respond reliably 100% of the time (listening to you when you ask may save her life: “Stop” may prevent her from running into the street in front of a moving car). Practice basic…
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