Finding the right dog toy can sometimes be a pretty difficult feat, especially if you have a picky pooch. There are many factors that go into what type of toy will drive your dog bonkers. Luckily, Jolly Pets has teamed up with the Costco Connection to dive into how to find the perfect dog toy for your furry friend.
Adopting an abused or neglected animal can be rewarding but it is also a huge time and patience commitment. Before adopting an abused or neglected animal, take a minute to understand what behaviors to expect and what precautionary measures should be taken.
Although it is extremely important to prevent cruelty to animals year-round, April is a special month because it is the ASPCA'S official Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Month! One of the most important parts of combating cruelty to animals is knowing the signs and what to do if you suspect an animal is being abused.
It's easy to include your pup in St. Patrick's Day festivities, whether you dress them up in a green outfit, or get them a new green toy. One goodie that is sure to bring some luck are these Shamrock Dog treats, that are based off the flavors of the traditional Irish-American dinner of corned beef and cabbage!
February 28th is World Spay Day, an international day of action to promote the sterilization of pets, as well as community cats and dogs, in an effort to save animals’ lives. Created as Spay Day USA by the Doris Day Animal League in 1995, World Spay Day takes place each year on the last Tuesday of February. World Spay Day has been recognized by nearly 70 countries, shining a spotlight on the power of affordable, accessible, spaying and neutering to save the lives of cats and dogs who might otherwise be put down in shelters or killed on the street.
Valentines Day is a day dedicated to love, and no one can show unconditional love quite like a dog! The connection between a dog and their human is a two-way street, so be sure to show your four-legged pal lots of love this Valentine's Day. Here are ten reasons why your pooch (and mine) make the perfect Valentine!
Teaching your dog to shake can have a bigger impact than simply learning a trick. When your dog understands how and when to shake, you help instill overall obedience and deepen the bond between you and your dog. Start working with your dog today to teach them this easy command in five simple steps!
Dog food is manufactured to allow your dog to live. However, some dog food brands add things to their food that may not be good for your pet. Whether they are added to enhance the flavor, used as preservatives, or to make the food look more appealing; here is a short list of some dog food ingredients to stay away from.
The most important thing to remember when you teach your dog to lie down is to make sure you are not forcing your dog into the position. The easiest way to teach your dog to lie down on cue is to food-lure them from a sit position.
The "stay" command is fairly easy to train, as it requires the dog to do nothing except stay in a particular spot for the length of time that you specify. You can teach your dog to stay by following these easy, force-free steps.
The "sit" cue is often the first command that many dog owners want to teach their new dog or puppy. Teaching your dog how to sit is one of the simplest behaviors you can teach, so it’s a good one to start with. Your dog will quickly learn how to sit on command if you follow these easy, force-free steps.
The holidays are a great opportunity to have some fun with your #JollyPet. At first glance, it seems the cold weather would prohibit a lot of activities, but that’s not necessarily the case. Here are some suggestions on how to involve your dog in the holiday fun.