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Adopted a New Dog? Here’s a Checklist for All the Essentials

By PetSafe Guest

Adopting a new dog is the beginning of a life-long friendship.  You want the best for your new best friend, but what does a new adopted dog need? PetSafe® is here to help you give your new dog the best life possible so you can make the most of each day together.

Keep him fed on time every day           

A consistent daily routine will help your dog adjust to his new home. Make sure he gets all his meals on time with a Simply Feed™ Automatic Feeder, or for your busy days, a Smart Feed lets you manage his meals from anywhere using your smartphone.

Keep fresh water flowing         

Adequate hydration is critical for a long, healthy life. Encourage him to drink more with fresh, filtered, flowing water from a 1/2 Gallon, 1 Gallon or 2 Gallon Fountain.

Keep him active           

Just like you, your new dog needs daily exercise for a healthy body and mind. An Easy Walk®...

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Adopted a New Cat? Here’s a Checklist for All the Essentials

By PetSafe Guest

Adopting a new cat is the beginning of a life-long friendship.  You want the best for your new family member, but what does a new adopted cat need? PetSafe® is here to help you make the most of each day together.

Why Do Dogs Eat Cat Poop? 10 Ways to Help Them Stop

Why Do Dogs Eat Cat Poop? 10 Ways to Help Them Stop

By PetSafe Guest

Dogs are known to eat poop (coprophagia) from most any animal because it tastes good to them and is packed with protein. It also has nutritional value because cats and other critters don’t always completely process their food. But your dog can ingest parasites when eating cat poop so it’s a good...

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Dog Training: How to Use a Remote Trainer to Teach 4 Basic Commands

By Mike Shafer

Remote trainers can be used to correct bad behaviors such as digging in the trash, chewing and barking. They can also be used to teach your dog good behaviors. Here are 4 easy commands your dog can learn quickly using a remote trainer.“Sit”This easy behavior can be taught very quickly, and you can...

Train Your Dog to Your New Containment System

How to Train Your Dog to Use A Pet Fence

By PetSafe Guest

At PetSafe®, we create in-ground wired and wireless containment systems so you can create a safe space for your dog to play outdoors. Training your dog to understand his new pet fence is a key step in the installation process and will help ensure your dog fence works properly.

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How Do You and Your Pet Celebrate the Holidays?

By PetSafe Guest

The holidays are a special time for family, friends, and pets!

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The Top 5 Holiday Gifts for Dogs

By PetSafe Guest

The holidays aren't just for people – it's a fun time for dogs too, so don't forget to include gifts for your pup as well.