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The best reasons to adopt rescue puppies

Are you thinking about bringing home a new furry friend? Do you want a pet you could pamper? Then you should firstly consider local animal shelters! Why? Here’s some food for thought! Let’s name just some of the reasons why rescue puppies should be your top priority!

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We all know that animal shelters are crowded with loving pets who just want a place to call home. Give the second chance at happiness to a pet who really needs it. By adopting rescue puppies, your life will change, and as some say – they will teach you some valuable life lessons, you cannot experience with a dog you buy from a puppy store. Enjoy!

Why should you adopt rescue puppies?

There’s no way that a visit to the animal shelter won’t make you fall in love with some rescue puppies in need. But if you’re still looking for some strong reasons to get out of the house and visit an animal shelter, then here are top reasons not to waste time anymore and save a life!

  • Yes, you’re actually saving a life!

By adopting a pet from an animal shelter, you basically give them a new lease of life. You enrich your own life, but also save at least one from an unknown destiny. The reasons why pets get to an animal shelter are diverse: they got lost, abandoned or they were simply not wanted anymore. Choose to do a good deed and adopt your own furry friend!

  • Save money

Not only that you save a life, but you can also save money. Adopting a pet is usually inexpensive! Just ask your local pet adoption center and go meet your next loyal companion.  

  • Get what you’re looking for: a true friend!

Pets come in all shapes and sizes. So, either that you’re looking for some rescue puppies or an adult dog, you’ll most likely find your best match in an animal shelter. What’s more, you can choose from a variety of dogs the one that suits your lifestyle taking into account the breed, the age or whether you want a female or a male. Just try it!

Why rescue puppies?

Here are another 3 popular reasons why people choose to adopt rather than buy from a puppy store.

  • Man's best friend

You should know from the early beginning that every dog has to pass a series of tests before being put up for adoption. And here we’re talking about both medical, temperament and behavior testing. In addition, if we’re talking about an adult dog, chances are he already knows some basic dog training commands. So, hurray!rescue puppies canada

  • Get unconditional love

If you choose to take home an abandoned dog or a dog that had a difficult life, then you can be positive than once he trusts you, he will provide unconditional love, loyalty and attachment. Choose to make his life better, and he will be there for you years to come.

  • Get a great companion

In the end, by choosing a dog from an animal shelter, you have the chance to take home a friend that can suit your lifestyle too, including a jogging partner or just a good listener. Choose an energetic dog that needs a lot of daily activity if you like to exercise or a fluffy puppy if you have small kids. It's your choice!

Experience the joy of pet adoption

The reasons you should choose rescue puppies or any other shelter pets are endless. The ones mentioned above should set the background for a new adventure. However, you will certainly discover more by visiting your local animal shelter. So, what are you waiting for? Go meet a loyal buddy, that will enrich your life!

Picking the perfect dog from a puppy store

Do you want to purchase a new puppy? What are the key aspects to focus on? There are indeed some little things that can make the difference between choosing a puppy that can work for your family and lifestyle, and choosing one you simply cannot handle. Here are some things you should know when visiting a puppy store.

Bare in mind, that we strongly recommend focusing your attention more on local shelters. You'll certainly find a furry friend that could match your lifestyle. This way, you'll both find what you're looking for and in addition, you'll also save a life too. Anyway you take it, today's tips can serve you in both situations. Stay tuned for new articles about adopting pets from animal shelters. 

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Looking at fluffy little pups and not wanting to get one for yourself doesn’t really happen. So, the next time you take a walk to the nearby puppy store arm yourself with a lot of patience. Choosing the right dog can be tricky if you’re not prepared with the right info. Here are some key things you should know!

How to choose your next puppy

Have you fallen in love with some heart-melting puppy eyes from that puppy store window? Then, make sure you take some precautionary measures so that this love at first sight, doesn’t convert into a high number of expensive vet visits. Here are some top tips to follow!

  • Ask for the history of the puppy

To put things straight – you need to find out more about the puppy’s background. That is to say – get info about any medical history or more about his pedigree. Remember, the more you know, the better your chances to choose what’s right for you.

  • Do some tests

Another common thing for pet owners in seek of a new pooch is to see whether or not they have a connection with the puppy. Snap your fingers or clap your hands. See if the puppy comes to you. If he does, then you can congratulate him as he passed his first test with flying colors. If he stops on his way to you then this dog can have a strong personality when becoming an adult. He might be what we call an independent dog (you might have trouble training him). If he doesn’t come at all, then the puppy may be shy or may simply not be what you’re looking for.

  • Check the puppy’s health

If you've never had a dog, then don’t panic. Here are some simple but effective things that might give you some hints. Check the puppy’s eyes, skin, coat, paws and teeth. The puppy should be energetic and playful. If everything seems OK, there’s one last thing - don’t forget to ask for a guarantee from the pet store.

Questions to ask yourself

Purchasing a puppy comes with responsibilities too. Before deciding upon your next companion, ask yourself these questions:

  • Will you have time to exercise him on a daily basis?
  • Do you have enough space for a puppy?
  • Do you want a female or a male?
  • Do you have other pets?
  • Can you afford vet visits, special food or organic treats, pet products and more?
  • In the end, will you both be happy?natural puppy store

Caring for your puppy

Don’t get overwhelmed by the excitement from a puppy store!

All in all, don’t just go with the flow and think seriously before purchasing a pup. This dog will be with you for years to come and you need to be ready to invest both time, money and patience. Choosing a dog from a puppy store comes both with risks and advantages too. So, choose cautiously!

Puppy store or Animal Shelter?

Without a doubt, animal shelters should be your top priority! We'll be uncovering the reasons together with the benefits in our next articles. Subscribe to our newsletter and check this blog regularly for further updates! It will be worthwhile, we promise!

Hint: After bringing your new puppy at home, focus on puppy products specially created to meet their age and health requirements. We recommend this Natural Dead Sea Tearless Puppy & Kitten Pet Shampoo or the Soos™ Dead Sea Pet Grooming Shampoo Bundle For Dogs

How to have a happy pet this spring

Warmer weather and longer days, all lead us to only one thought – spring is here! So, what can you do for your furry friends to make sure they will not catch the spring fatigue? Having a happy pet means having a healthy pet too. So, get your inspiration from today’s article. Read on for some catchy ideas!

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Basic principles to apply this spring!

Your pets are most likely as excited as you are when it comes to spending time outdoors. But, keep in mind these tips before spring conditions affect the overall health of your pet. Here’s how you can have a happy pet this spring!

  • Be cautious and don’t exaggerate

We all want to spend as much time outdoors as possible when spring comes. But do you know what most people do in the first few sunny days? They tend to overdo it! Don’t try to make up for the winter months in just one single day, because you’ll most likely end up exhausting yourself and your pet too.

  • Moderation is the key

Get your dog for a walk or just play some Fetch. This way you’ll both exercise and you’ll spend time outdoors. However, don’t forget about point number one – don’t do more than you both can. Remember – both you and your pet friend are recovering after some months of inactivity. You might have some extra pounds to lose, but you need to do it gradually, and so does your dog. What’s more, never ignore his age, the older dogs will need more time to adapt both to weather and exercise.  

The guide to a happy pet…

Although these tips might sound cut-and-dry at first sight, you would be surprised to find out how many owners forget about most of these tricks over the years. Try them and get a happy pet almost instantly.happy pet spring

  • Don’t forget about grooming

Spring is a perfect time to groom your pets. Hint: Warmer temperatures also mean less fur needed. So, don’t let shedding take you by surprise. Stay one step ahead and prepare your furry friends for the warmer season. You can groom your pets at home using organic grooming products, or you can simply take them to their favorite saloon.

  • A happy pet is a healthy pet

If it’s spring, you’ll most likely take your dog to the dog park. Meeting other dogs also mean a higher probability of catching a disease. As a result, now it would be a smart idea to check your pet’s vaccines. Are they up to date? If not, schedule an appointment with your vet as soon as possible.

  • Seasonal allergies, a real problem!

Yes, your pooch can have allergies to certain plants or pollens too. So make sure to keep an eye on their overall health during these next months. If you notice something fishy, then it probably is. The secret to having a happy pet – look out for their seasonal issues.  

Try these spring ideas and have a happy pet

All in all, the spring season comes both with reasons to be happy, but as well with responsibilities. Keep your buddy safe from seasonal threats (remember flea and tick prevention) and help him adapt to higher temperatures. By all means, avoid leaving him in the car, especially on warmer days and exercise moderately. Make your dog happy and he will love you eternally!

"The dog who meets with a good master is the happier of the two." -Maeterlinck