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Rules to Live by: Leash Etiquette in Public

December 21, 2021

Bryan Heafy

One of the most common challenges dog owners experience when they head out into public is other dog owners and dog lovers.  This is challenging because dogs are not often granted the right to consent. It’s important for us all to remember that a dog being in public does not imply consent. Humans claim they can’t control themselves around dogs and simply “have to” pet them.  Dog owners let their impulsive dogs rush up to other dogs on the pretense that “he’s friendly!” So what can an owner do to protect their dog from instigating or receiving unwanted attention? Learn...


2 Simple Tips for Mental Enrichment: Straight From a Dog Trainer

September 2, 2021

Bryan Heafy

As everyone is going back into the office or back to school, our dogs will soon be home alone and left to their own devices.  Too often we hear owners focus solely on physically tiring their pups but forget to tire them mentally.  Here are two ways to provide mental enrichment for your dog so that they don’t get bored while everyone is gone: Transform every meal time into training time.   Whether you are teaching obedience commands like “’sit”, “down”, or “heel”, or have graduated to teaching tricks like “paw”, and “roll-over”, making your dog work for every bite...


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  • At NorthPoint Pets we pride ourselves on research based pet nutrition with an individual approach, dedicated to finding an appropriate solution for every pet. We’re trying to help your pets stay happier, and healthier, longer. Four Paws at a time.

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