• The Best Big and Small Dogs For Families With Kids

  • How To Photograph Your Dog Like A Pro

  • The Best Dog Breeds for First Time Owners

  • Quiet Dog Breeds: 5 Canines Who Won’t Disturb The Peace

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Best Dogs for Active People

When you’re considering adding a new canine friend to your family, it’s essential that you find a pet that will adapt well to your lifestyle. If you and your furry friend like the same things you’re bound to live much more harmoniously and enjoy more activities together.

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The Best Big and Small Dogs For Families With Kids

While the phrase “best family dogs” instantly recalls a couple of popular Retriever breeds, there are fantastic family dogs in all sorts of shapes and sizes. We know that adding a dog to your family is a big decision, and with so many different options out there, deciding on the perfect breed can be a challenge.

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What is The Smartest Dog Breed?

If you’re looking for a new best friend with an intellect to match your own, perhaps you want to consider bringing home one of the smartest dog breeds. These brainy breeds have excelled in all kinds of different roles, from herding livestock to search and rescue duties. Some have even been movie stars!

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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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Hypoallergenic Dog Breeds

While no dog is truly hypoallergenic, there indeed are breeds that are more compatible with allergy sufferers. Dog breeds that don’t shed tend to emit less pet dander, the trigger of allergies.

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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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New Puppy Care Essentials

It's almost time for your puppy to come home, and there are so many things to get! Are you ready? Here is our list of puppy essentials, along with a few optional items that you may want to have on hand before your pup arrives. Puppy ...

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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 Make-A-W...

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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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Avoiding Pet Scams During The Holiday Season

Online pet scams are present year around, and while PuppySpot is working with key decision makers on Capitol...

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