Do You Have What it Takes to Own a Puppy?

Posted by Best Friend Fence on 10/12/2022 to Dog Training
Do You Have What it Takes to Own a Puppy?

You've been thinking about it for weeks now. A puppy would be the perfect addition to your family. But before you take the plunge, there are a few things you need to consider. Owning a puppy is a lot of work, and not every family is cut out for it. In this blog post, we'll go over what you need to think about before buying a puppy so that you can decide if you're truly ready for the commitment.

How to Find the Best Doggy Door for Your Four-Legged Bestie

Posted by Best Friend Fence on 3/13/2022 to Dog Training
How to Find the Best Doggy Door for Your Four-Legged Bestie

In the United States, around 70% of families own pets, cats and dogs are the most popular. 

If you own a dog or cat, you may want to consider what the best doggy door would be for you and your pet. Without one, you’ll have to let your dog or cat outside when they go to the door, this can take up a lot of time and be annoying. Let them come and go as they please with a doggy door. 

Here are what you should look for before you purchase and install your doggy door. 

House Training Your Dog - Without the Messy Accidents

Posted by Best Friend Fence on 12/23/2021 to Dog Training
House Training Your Dog - Without the Messy Accidents
Getting a new pup can be exciting, but it can also be surprisingly stressful. This stressful period has even been dubbed the " post-puppy blues ," similar to postpartum depression. One of the most stressful parts of bringing home a dog is

Your Guide to Different Dog Breeds and Their Behavior

Posted by Best Friend Fence on 12/23/2021 to Dog Training
Your Guide to Different Dog Breeds and Their Behavior
For a while now, your children have been asking you for a dog. You head to the pet store and quickly become overwhelmed. There are so many different dog breeds that you don’t know how to choose. You know you want a pet that can meet your child’s

What Is an ESA Certificate?

Posted by Best Friend Fence on 8/25/2021
What Is an ESA Certificate?
Today, there are about 89.7 million dogs and 94.2 million cats as pets in the United States. You love your pet and know that they have the power to make you feel better. In uncertain times, it's nice to have an ESA certificate for them to come along with you. What is an ESA certificate and what's the benefit of one? Read on to explore all about ESA certificates and how you can get your furry friend one today!

5 Ways Detection Dogs Make the World a Better Place

Posted by Best Friend Fence on 7/19/2021 to Dog Training


An average dog has 300 million olfactory receptors in its nose. That is fifty times what humans have. No wonder some people believe that dogs can know what you had for breakfast.

It’s hard to picture a sense of smell more elaborate than yours but picture this. The part of the brain devoted to smell is forty times greater in dogs than in humans. Scientists have channeled this olfactory capacity to the greater good.

Here are 5 ways how detection dogs all around the world are making the world a better place.

Why You Should Switch Your Dog to an Automatic Pet Feeder

Posted by Best Friend Fence on 5/27/2021 to Dog Training

Sticking to a feeding schedule can be difficult, especially if you have a demanding work schedule or have multiple jobs. However, there's more than one way to feed your pet. Thanks to the advances in technology, your pet can use an automatic feeder. 

Although, is it right for your pet? Don't worry, with this guide you can find out! From simple weight management to no more early wake-up calls, you can determine if an automatic feeder is best for you and your furry friend. 

Add These Items to Your First-Time Dog Owner Checklist

Posted by Best Friend Fence on 4/3/2021 to Dog Training

Congratulations on getting your first dog! Pets can be very energetic and may require a lot more items to keep them happy.

If you are wondering what to buy for your dog, you've come to the right place. From dog food to bowls and toys, here's what you need to add to your first-time dog owner checklist.


Stand Down: Best Guard Dogs for Families

Posted by Best Friend Fence on 3/25/2021 to Dog Training
Stand Down: Best Guard Dogs for Families
Did you know that having a furry friend in the house can help to make your entire family happier and healthier? Dogs keep us active, provide affection and help to improve mental health — they are especially beneficial for children.

4 Surprising Benefits of Hemp Oil for Dogs

Posted by Best Friend Fence on 3/23/2021
4 Surprising Benefits of Hemp Oil for Dogs
Did you know that research trials have already been conducted concerning hemp oil for dogs? In a twelve-week study, researchers found that CBD-rich hemp had little to no negative effects on healthy adult dogs.

Even better, CBD for dogs can offer a plethora of benefits from pain relief to muscle relaxation. Today, we’re exploring some of the top and surprising benefits of hemp oil for dogs and how to start shopping for the best options for your pet.

Strange Smell in the House? Here's How to Remove Pet Odors

Posted by Best Friend Fence on 3/11/2021
Strange Smell in the House? Here's How to Remove Pet Odors

After a long day, you're finally on your way home. You step up to the front door, pull it open, and take a deep breath. It's so good to be... hang on.

What's that smell? It doesn't always smell like that in here, does it?

What Qualifies as a Service Pet?

Posted by Best Friend Fence on 2/4/2021 to Dog Training
What Qualifies as a Service Pet?
If you're wondering what qualifies as a service pet, then we've got your ultimate guide. To learn more about therapy pets, click here!

Gift Ideas For Someone Who Just Adopted a Puppy

Posted by Best Friend Fence on 12/30/2020
Gift Ideas For Someone Who Just Adopted a Puppy

Getting a new puppy can be an exciting and overwhelming time. 1.6 million dogs are adopted from shelters each year. If you know someone who has recently adopted a puppy maybe you’re thinking about buying them a gift to celebrate their new arrival.

But trying to find the right gift for a particular puppy might seem like a difficult task, especially if you’re not a dog owner yourself. Well, look no further. We’ve got some great gift ideas for pet owners that will not only put a smile on a puppy’s face, but they’ll even help make raising a puppy easier!

How to Choose a Dog That's Perfect For Your Family

Posted by Best Friend Fence on 12/20/2020
How to Choose a Dog That's Perfect For Your Family

Did you know that dogs are one of the most popular pets in America? Well, it's true. Of the 60% of people that keep a pet around their home for love and companionship, 73% have chosen to put a dog first in their heart and their home.

If you're about to join the ranks of these individuals, you're making a great choice. Before you can meet your new best friend, however, you'll need to pick the perfect pup to fit in with your family and lifestyle. Read on to learn how to choose a dog that's perfect for your needs!

How to Build a Dog Fence

Posted by Janice Mullins on 9/30/2020 to Dog Fence
How to Build a Dog Fence
You consider your dog to be a furry, four-legged family member. Just as you would do anything to protect your partner and your kids, you want to protect your pup so that he can live a fun, carefree life. That may mean that you have to build a dog fence.

Why Fence In Your Dog?

Posted by Janice Mullins on 8/26/2020 to Dog Fence
Why Fence In Your Dog?
An important part of pet ownership is doing everything you can to guard your furry member of the family from anything harmful. Providing them with a protective barrier that will confine them to your yard and will safeguard them from encounters with other animals is one of the most proactive approaches to caring for your pet.

Dog Fence Installation Techniques

Posted by Janice Mullins on 7/15/2020 to Dog Fence
Dog Fence Installation Techniques
Easy to follow dog fence installation techniques. All you need are some simple hand tools and Benner's Best Friend Fencing.