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Puppy in Training: Top Puppy Training Tips

Dog Behavior, Dog Education, Dog Enrichment, Dog Ownership, Dog Training, Puppies

Puppy in Training: Top Puppy Training Tips

Bringing home a new puppy is incredibly exciting! Making sure the training of a new puppy goes smoothly requires careful planning, however.

Longline Walks

Dog Behavior, Dog Ownership, Dog Training

Longline Walks

Taking our dogs for longline walks (sometimes called “Decompression Walks”, a term coined by professional dog trainer Sarah Stremming) has proven to be an excellent way to decrease daily stress and anxiety in dogs of all ages, sizes, breeds, and behavior, as well as a healthy, low-impact form of exercise.

A special treat for your dog to celebrate the holiday season!

Recipes

A special treat for your dog to celebrate the holiday season!

When we are celebrating the holidays, we of course want to share the fun and joy with our entire family, including our beloved canine companions.

Unsafe Holiday Foods

Dog Education, Dog Health, Dog Ownership, Dog Safety

Unsafe Holiday Foods

With the holidays upon us, it is important to remember that with the festivities comes delicious holiday foods! For our furry friends, the holidays may come with the opportunity to taste some of these delicious foods.

Shop Small.💜 Shop Local.

News, Dog Ownership

Shop Small.💜 Shop Local.

On this Small Business Saturday, Central Bark encourages you to visit some of our favorite local businesses.

Play tug of war with puppy

Dog Behavior, Dog Education, Dog Enrichment, Dog Ownership, Dog Training, Puppies

Should You Play Tug of War With Your Puppy

For new puppy owners, whether or not to play tug with their puppy is a common question! Living with a young puppy can sometimes feel like living with an adorable piranha.