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Our New Look!

We’re so excited to unveil a new look here on DogTipper! Along with a new template and menus that will be easier to navigate, we’ve put more emphasis here on our new goal: getting you […]

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Tiny Signals, Big Responses

This is, in part, a repost of one of the very first blogs I wrote, from August of 2018. (Almost 11 years ago? Wow.) I am posting it again for several reasons–we have a lot […]

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What to Train Your Puppy First

What to train your puppy in the first few training sessions In the first few training sessions with your puppy you can choose what to work on first depending on their behavior and personality. For […]

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Marine Mammal Therapy

Jim and I left last week on a trip, long planned, to play for a few days in Chicago with friends.  Who knew it would be such good therapy, in part because good friend and […]

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Training Sound Sensitive Dogs

This tutorial covers how to train dogs to not have a fearful response to specific noises like a smoke detector. I cover how to break the training up into small achievable steps. WARNING: Do not […]

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Win a Paw Birthstone Bracelet!

Are you ready for Mother’s Day? We’ve got a brand-new giveaway on PawZaar featuring the our Paw Birthstone Bracelet, filled with paw print birthstone charms to honor the winner’s pets’ birthday or gotcha days! To […]

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Color

I am stunned by, and everlastingly grateful for, the response to Willie’s death. Someday I will be able to thank you adequately. Someday, just not yet today. Today this is what I can do: Post […]

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Goodbye Willie

Willie July 3, 2006 – April 15, 2019 That’ll do, Willie. That’ll do. I can not write more right now. Not now. I can’t even find the perfect photo to include. Not now. But I […]