Chewing and NippingHow To Keep Your Pup From Developing These Bad Habits. When you pup reaches about 4 months old, he or she will begin teething. (Keep in mind every pup is different, however if by age 6 months you do not notice signs of teething you may want to have him checked). When teething…

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What to expect as your puppy grows. Aging Milestones 8 weeks: More than likely this is when you picked up your new family member because this is the age, they are finally able to leave their mother. Your pup, at this stage, needs to be “free-fed” this means instead of having scheduled meal times just…

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Step by Step Instructions for Success So many times, a family brings their new member home with great hopes, only to be disappointed by the problems that can occur from improper house training. How many times have you seen a family with a new pet, and a few months down the road you hear they…

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Everything you need to know about shedding. As far as shedding fur goes, the Boxer breed is considered to be a “moderate” shedder. However, like with every animal that wears a coat, you will notice more shedding at certain times of the year. It really all depends on the climate in which you live and…

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Facts you need to know to Keep Your Boxer Healthy! What NOT to Feed Your Boxer! One of the hardest things to do is to say no when your sweet baby is looking at you, begging for just a bite, with that adorable boxer face!  It is true that dogs can survive on a diet…

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Giving Your Puppy a Bath If you are a new puppy parent, these tips might help you be prepared in bathing your new family member. Keep in mind; don’t wash your puppy before they are eight weeks old (try to wait until 12 weeks if you can). Also, it is best to bathe them about…

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Caring for your puppy’s paws Spring will be here before we know it! As our ground is thawing out we are often left with a mushy, wet, muddy, mess, at least until we get enough sunshine to start the “drying” process. And you know puppies can not resist romping around in the warmer climate! Who…

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AKC Questions Being the oldest purebred dog registry in the United States, the American Kennel Club registers the top breeds. When registering your dog this will create a lineage for them gaining information about their bloodline, but where do you start? What is the first step in registering my dog? The first thing you’ll need…

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Boxers and Separation Anxiety Leaving your boxer can be a concerning task, especially with a puppy as you don’t know how they’ll react to you being away. Some dogs don’t mind being alone, but boxers often have separation anxiety. Though you may think that this just causes some whining that is not the case. Some…

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