There isn’t much that is more heart-warming than seeing your dog give you a cheeky grin. When you come to think about it, your pup uses his teeth for many key aspects of his life. From solving puzzles and shredding toys, to enjoying a healthy meal, dogs’ mouths are a significant part of how they explore the world.
Many dog parents fondly refer to their dogs as their fur babies. It’s easy for a doting parent or family members to go above and beyond in providing quality toys for their kiddos. This well-intended gesture of love, however, can sometimes have unintended effects. Like children, dogs can benefit from a variety of parenting methods that lead to a happy, more fulfilled pup.
Summer is here, and we’re sure there’s no one more excited for this season than your pup! You and your doggo can both enjoy the sunny skies, warm weather and gentle breezes this season brings! It also gets lighter earlier, and stays bright later during summer - bringing a seemingly unlimited amount of playtime hours!
With so many dog toys for pet parents to choose from today, it’s important for pet parents to consider certain factors when buying a dog toy. This includes the age of your dog, size of the dog, whether you’re using the toy for outdoor or indoor play, and play style.
It’s with this in mind that we here at Chopper & Otis have reviewed the top 50 best eco-friendly toys ever made. This means that all our products are 100% non-toxic and recyclable! Have fun!
The Golden Retriever is a true “get-along” dog, making fast friends with kids, cats and other dogs when socialized with all of them. She’s loyal and eager-to-please, which means she enjoys learning tricks to make you happy. Because she’s very social, she needs to be in situations where she won’t get lonely.
The next installment in our series on your best friends features the Labrador Retriever. This dog is extremely popular in the United States and Canada. You often hear of them referenced by color—black, yellow or chocolate.
Our first featured best friend is the Australian Shepherd. While labeled the Australian Shepherd, this working dog was bred around the time of the Gold Rush to herd livestock in the western United States. The Aussie is associated with Western culture and cowboys because of its popularity in rodeos, Western films and television.
The Staffordshire Bull Terrier, Staffies, is a popular and gentle breed in the terrier group. They are very loving, docile, playful, fun-loving, protective of their owners and their kids. Staffies have a personality that you'd find in a small child rather than a dog! They are one of the best companion dogs.
French Bulldogs are one of the most loved breeds on the planet. They are cute, cuddly, and they have a personality that none can compete with. French Bulldogs, in addition, have a very infectious spirit and a love for play time. Do you have a French bulldog and are wondering what to expect when it's time for them to play? Or are you curious as to what a French bulldog is all about?
If there is one thing that our dogs love, it's to play. However, unbeknownst to most people, each breed of dog has a different play style. What does that mean, play style? A dog's play style simply means that they like to play in a plethora of ways. They could like to play with certain toys, or they could like to play at certain times. In this article, we are showcasing the play style of the Boston Terrier breed.