The Dangers of Prong Collars

As ardent proponents of positive reinforcement training methods for dogs, we at Puget Sound Puppers have taken a strong stand against the use of aversive training tools such as shock, choke, and prong collars. Why is this so important? What are the dangers of using...

Raw Diets for Dogs: A Professional’s Opinion

While doing research for my previous post on foods dogs should avoid, I came across a variety of seemingly contradictory opinions when it came to raw foods like meat, bones, and eggs. Some people recommended against including raw meat and eggs in your dog’s diet due...

6 Surprising Foods That Dogs Should Avoid

Disclaimer: Puget Sound Puppers are not pet health care professionals and you should always check with a veterinarian if you are concerned about anything your pet does or does not ingest.   It’s commonly known that dogs need to avoid foods like chocolate, alcohol, and...