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A Christmas Puppy: 7 Questions to Consider

Christmas is just around the corner! If you’re anything like us, you’ve just started thinking about shopping for loved ones. A new puppy is one of the most requested and most popular gifts this time of year. Purebred and designer dogs – especially Labradoodles, Goldendoodles, German Shepherds, Labrador Retrievers and Golden Retrievers – quickly find homes prior to the holidays, so it is best to plan ahead.

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All About Retrievers

Retriever breeds are some of the first that come to mind when considering adding a new pet to the family. Retrievers such as the Labrador or the Golden Retriever consistently rank as some of America’s favorite dog breeds.

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Poodle Mixes: Meet The Doodle

Overall, Doodles tend to be sweet-natured, active dogs that are devoted and adaptable. They make wonderful family pets because of their innate friendliness. It also doesn’t hurt that they’re notoriously easy to train!

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The Best Dog Breeds for First Time Owners

We know the choice may seem overwhelming, so we’ve put together a list of some breeds that are great for first-time dog owners. Each of these dogs has their own set of unique qualities, but they are all friendly and easy going and would make fantastic first dogs. Read through to get to know them better; perhaps your new best friend is waiting!

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Orange County Teen with Osteosarcoma Meets His Furry Best Friend

Cristopher, 16, was diagnosed with osteosarcoma, cancer of the bones, in March of 2017. After enduring months of difficult treatment, Cristopher was introduced to the Orange County and the Inland Empire chapter of the Make...

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Customer Stories: Tracy and Trixie

Tracy is a long-time dog lover who has owned several different breeds, but most recently had a Siberian Husky. Her husky was getting older, and she wanted to always have a dog in the house, so in early 2017, she knew it was time to start looking f...

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PuppySpot Helps Make a Special Wish Come True

PuppySpot understands that puppy love is something truly special. Puppies may be small in stature, but the love and support that they offer can make a big difference in the lives of their families. PuppySpot has had the honor to work with vario...

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Can Your Dog Help With Your Taxes?

Can your dog help you with your taxes? We think so! Most pet costs aren't generally tax deductible, but did you know that if you moved this year, your pet relocation costs might be tax-deductible? Read on to learn more ways your canine friend coul...

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PuppySpot Gives Back: Catching Up With Unali

Nikki Linmore, executive director of the Cherokee Nation Indian Child Welfare program was looking for a creative way to soothe anxious and upset children in their foster care program. She has seen dogs help soothe children in courtrooms before jus...

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Montco Boy Battling Retinoblastoma Meets His New Puppy

When we received the call from Make-A-Wish Philadelphia about a local boy named Zachary with Retinoblastoma, a cancer impacting his eyes, we knew PuppySpot had to help make his wish come true. We worked quickly with the Op...

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6 Things You Didn’t Know About the Maltese

Many know the Maltese as the pampered little lap dogs that people love to spoil. The snow-white pooches love to stay by their owner’s side, and their undeniable charm makes them totally irresistible.

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5 Things You Didn’t Know About the Maltipoo

The Maltipoo is a popular “designer dog” created from crossing a Maltese with a Poodle. These adorable little pups are #18 on our list of most popular dog breeds, beloved for their playful and clever nature.

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6 Things You Didn’t Know About the Beagle

Beagles are a popular American dog, and make our list of top 25 popular dog breeds at #17! We bet there are some facts about these joyful pups that will surprise you.

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