With more and more Americans retiring and opting for the freedom of on-the-road living finding containment solutions to allow their dogs to have some freedom can be tricky. This is true wether you are visiting relatives or you have parked at pet-friendly RV facility. If prior to going on the road your dog was flag-trained […]

Dog owners are in for a surprise when they request a quote for a professionally installed invisible fence®. Having a fence installed in an average suburban backyard can run as high as $2,500. The costs associated with installing a wired dog fence in a farm or ranch through a professional installer is absolutely cost-prohibitive. Thankfully […]

Canine husbandry if done responsibly results is some of the finest, best trained specimens for specific dog breeds. With spring right around the corner many experienced dog breeders, specifically those who specialize in working breeds have begun the preparations of exterior grounds to facilitate exercise as well as training in breed-specific tasks such as hunting, […]

Curious, stubborn, hungry or playful dogs can get in a lot of trouble when it comes to kitchens. Every year veterinary doctors report thousands of accidents, specifically scalding and burns associated to dogs pulling stuff from stoves or counters or owners accidentally tripping on the dog while carrying hot liquids such as soup, marmalade or […]

For many home owners a wired underground dog fence is not necessarily the primary type of fencing. A good and solid dog fence, forged iron fencing or even a well constructed brick wall will not stop a dog prone to digging. Some dogs are natural diggers and the trait is actually considered a quality. Consider […]

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The Dos & Don’ts of Dog Fence Collar Fitting

by Gayla on February 20, 2015

An improperly fitted training collar is the second most common cause of failure in association to dog containment. Today we want to shift our focus from do-it-yourself electric dog fence installation to a topic that matters more that you will ever know. A properly fitted electric training collar starts early in the shopping process when […]

For most gardeners this is a season focused on the planning and preparation of our landscaping projects for spring. From starting seedlings indoors to selecting the cultivars that we will display in our prized flowerbeds. If you are like most gardeners and share a passion for pets just as much as you love your plot […]

Having a superior view from your backyard increases the enjoyment of your outdoor spaces as well as the value of your property. for many homeowners buying a house with a golf view is the realization of a lifetime dream. With more and more golf courses opening across the nation we have noticed a rise in […]

When we think about flock protection we often neglect to consider homegrown risks like our own dogs. If your dog is not a breed specifically bred to guard your flock you can safely assume that their instinct will be that of a predator. Domestic dogs, including those belonging to you as well as those belonging […]

Giving Back to Man’s Best Friend

by Gayla on September 24, 2014

Finalist: Amy McBirney Cal Poly San Luis Obispo The key to improving quality of life for our canine companions in the future is to educate owners about the essential physical and social needs of their cherished, loyal pets. For years, Man’s Best Friend has faithfully rescued, fought, waited, worked, played, and served, never asking anything […]