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  1. Question about preventing bloat (GDV)

    Dog Health
    Hi all. Question... for those of you who work regular 8hr/day jobs, how do you fit in exercising your dog(s), particularly high-energy breeds, in the morning before work? From what I understand, you should wait at least 1 hour before eating or 2 hours after eating to help prevent bloat (GDV)...
  2. Staggered Puppy Vaccine Schedules

    Dog Health
    Is there a benefit to staggering the time vaccines are given to puppies? I was looking at the typical AVMA schedule and seen that the ammount of vaccines they get as puppies is huge. My puppy and Miniture American Shepherd isn't the smallest breed but I recently got wind of Dr Robb and what he...
  3. Feedback on Crate Training/ House Breaking Schedule

    Dog Training and Behavior
    Hi all, I've put together a house-breaking/crate-training schedule for our new collie puppy Oreo. He's about 13 weeks old now. I'd love feedback on what I've come up with. Most important to get feedback is the duration of the crate training times and the potty and play times are okay if I...
  4. Training schedule for puppy

    Dog Training and Behavior
    Hey guys, After doing a lot of reading, I'm feeling a touch overwhelmed with all the choices there are to make regarding training with puppies. I feel like every time I delve into something, I'm jumping backwards and forwards between things. I was just wondering if you guys had any...