Why Won’t My Puppy Potty On Grass? & How to Stop Neighbor Dogs Pooping in Yard

I’ve had several questions about puppy potty behavior and house training dogs, plus bad neighbor behavior, too! So I’ve combined a couple of topics in today’s blog post. Both questions have to do with dogs pooping on the lawn–why dogs … Continue reading

Is Your Puppy Chewing? Here’s How To Stop Dog Chewing

I last wrote about canine chewing when Bravo came to live with us as a new pup. He chewed everything within reach (Oh, my poor coffee table!), including chew toys. We still have Magic-markers on the baseboard and plaster from … Continue reading

Why Dogs Bark & How to Stop A Dog from Barking

“Will you please, for the love of doG, stop barking!” When Shadow-Pup joined our family, he and Bravo-Dawg egged each other on. Now that he’s the only dog, he and the cat tease each other and prompt bark-fest and meow-athons. … Continue reading

Dog Bites & Kid Safety: 9 Tips to Prevent Dog Bites (and Keep Dogs Safe, Too!)

In March 2011, I served as an expert witness in a dog bite case in which a child was mauled, and the child’s grandmother who owned the home where the┬áPit Bull mix lived was prosecuted as responsible. I learned a … Continue reading

How to Crate Train Puppies & Kittens to Create #CrateHappyPets

  This post is sponsored by PetSmart, and the BlogPaws Professional Pet Blogger Network. I am being compensated for helping spread the word about Containment Products and Education for your pet, but BLING, BITCHES & BLOOD BLOG only shares information … Continue reading