Pets & Animals 

Things that just make sense as a new dog owner

Things that just make sense as a new dog owner. Visit us at Become a Pet Caregiver: ​ Download the iOS app: ​ Download the Google Play app: ​ Our Services:: Walk: In-Home Training: Digital Training: Drop-In Visits: Wag! Health: Pet Sitting: Pet Boarding: Pet Guides:: Pet Care Guides: Pet Training Guides: Dog Grooming Guides: Dog Breed Guides: Dog Name Guides: Dog Activity Guides: Dog Sense Guides: Dog Behavior Guides: Social Media:: Twitter: Facebook: Instagram: TikTok:
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Pets & Animals 

Caring for a New Dog! | Wag!

Getting a new dog is a LOT of work. Between buying new pet gear and bedding, choosing the right dog food, and finding a vet, chances are your hands are full. But no matter how prepared we think we are for a new bundle of joy, unexpected things always come up that we wish we had prepared for. Vet bills, behavior problems, preventative illnesses, and trouble meeting a pet’s exercise and grooming needs are common issues that new dog parents face —though we rarely consider these when first preparing for a dog. We developed this handy guide to preparing for…
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Pets & Animals 

Working as an Animal Shelter Volunteer

Enrichment toys are a great way to keep adoptable pets engaged and learning! It helps us build a well rounded pet that will have a great life with its future family. See some DIY toys you can create for your dog at home! #ditl #volunteer #animalshelter
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Pets & Animals 

Laundry time at the Animal Shelter as a Volunteer

How do we keep up with so much laundry? Find out as we go behind the scenes and follow Emily around the shelter! #ditl #volunteer #animalshelter
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Pets & Animals 

Teach Your Dog NOT TO JUMP on People

Train your dog NOT to Jump on people. This is a very important thing for dogs to learn. Manners and basic obedience is something we should expect from our dogs. Some dogs jump on people to be friendly and some do it to be dominant. In this video Sandy and her dog Tasha spend a little time learning the basics of teaching Tasha not to jump on people. As you'll hear in the beginning of the video, Tasha jumped on someone a while ago and knocked them over. The full version of this lesson 35+ minutes is available on my…
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Pets & Animals 

Inside the World of a Shelter Volunteer | Wag!

Animal shelter work is not for the faint of heart. Staff face long hours of physically demanding labor and emotional fatigue on a daily basis — often coming in early or leaving well after closing to meet the demand for care. They see some of the worst cases of neglect imaginable and do everything in their power to help these animals rise above their past and find their happily ever after. It’s not a glamorous job or lucrative one, but for those who dedicate their lives to shelter animals, it’s a way of life. In this series, we’ll explore the…
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Pets & Animals 

Things You Didn’t Know about Animal Shelters

Animal shelter work is not for the faint of heart. Staff face long hours of physically demanding labor and emotional fatigue on a daily basis — often coming in early or leaving well after closing to meet the demand for care. They see some of the worst cases of neglect imaginable and do everything in their power to help these animals rise above their past and find their happily ever after. It’s not a glamorous job or lucrative one, but for those who dedicate their lives to shelter animals, it’s a way of life. In this series, we’ll explore the…
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Pets & Animals 

Behind the Scenes at a Humane Society Animal Shelter

Animal shelter work is not for the faint of heart. Staff face long hours of physically demanding labor and emotional fatigue on a daily basis — often coming in early or leaving well after closing to meet the demand for care. They see some of the worst cases of neglect imaginable and do everything in their power to help these animals rise above their past and find their happily ever after. It’s not a glamorous job or lucrative one, but for those who dedicate their lives to shelter animals, it’s a way of life. In this series, we’ll explore the…
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Pets & Animals 

Dog Friendly Thanksgiving Recipes

Visit us at Become a Pet Caregiver: ​ Download the iOS app: ​ Download the Google Play app: ​ Our Services:: Walk: In-Home Training: Digital Training: Drop-In Visits: Wag! Health: Pet Sitting: Pet Boarding: Pet Guides:: Pet Care Guides: Pet Training Guides: Dog Grooming Guides: Dog Breed Guides: Dog Name Guides: Dog Activity Guides: Dog Sense Guides: Dog Behavior Guides: Social Media:: Twitter: Facebook: Instagram: TikTok:
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Pets & Animals 

Dog Friendly Thanksgiving Recipe Taste Test

Visit us at Become a Pet Caregiver: ​ Download the iOS app: ​ Download the Google Play app: ​ Our Services:: Walk: In-Home Training: Digital Training: Drop-In Visits: Wag! Health: Pet Sitting: Pet Boarding: Pet Guides:: Pet Care Guides: Pet Training Guides: Dog Grooming Guides: Dog Breed Guides: Dog Name Guides: Dog Activity Guides: Dog Sense Guides: Dog Behavior Guides: Social Media:: Twitter: Facebook: Instagram: TikTok:
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