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Everything you need to know about that floppy, happy new puppy in your life—from potty training to first vet visits and all the toys they will ever need.

Woman playing with her puppy.

Whether you should save them for the tooth fairy is another issue entirely.

Two Dogs Sitting in Back Yard.

Having an older, wiser dog around can be a big plus.

a puppy chewing a chew-safe bone

Give them an alternative to your shoes.

white-and-black dog sleeping in crate

It’ll make life easier for both of you—eventually.

Person walking their dog in the street

Don’t let your new dog walk you.

A wheaten terrier getting a haircut to remove the hair from over his eyes

Tools to keep your pet looking so fresh and so clean, from bamboo hair brushes to biodegradable wipes.

Woman kissing her small white dog at home.

There’s a scientific reason for this impulse.

Woman feeding her Lab puppy some food.

They might want to hurry up and be a big kid, but here’s why it’s good to wait.

Woman sitting on couch, frustrated with her small dog.

If you’re feeling stressed or sad after bringing home a young pup, you’re not alone.

Golden retriever running around a local park during sunset

Sure, microchips can feel a little 1984. But if your pup has a chip, they’re four times more likely to make it home if they get lost.

Black lab swimming in pool

Keep your pup safe in the pool, a pond, or the ocean.

Woman with neck-length black hair wearing all black leather and black converse walking her brown dog on a black and white harness against a yellow tin background

Experts pick the best harnesses for every kind of dog—from flat-faced breeds to tiny teacups to escape artists.

Two golden retrievers, white and gold, traveling together at the back of the small compact silver and orange car. Sitting in the trunk, looking outside through the opened window.

Bring your pet along for the ride with these pro tips from a dog trainer.

A dog getting its head checked for ticks

Found a tick on your dog? A veterinarian breaks down everything you need to know. 

Black puppy chews on a frozen Kong treat

Two words: Endless entertainment.

Cute black and white 5-week-old Greyster puppy being held outdoors in man's hands in summer.

Read on to find out why spaying/neutering is so important, and what the right time is for your pup.

Side view portrait of black young woman playing with cute Shih Tzu dog and doing dog training.

Here’s your guide to how treats can help as your new pup is learning all the things.

A woman with two playful dogs running after her.

The Wildest Collective dog trainer Robert Haussmann’s pro tips for getting a hyped-up dog to chill out.

Golden retriever puppy upside down playing with a mans hands and attempting to play bite.

Those little razor teeth are no fun.

Woman playing with her puppy.

Whether you should save them for the tooth fairy is another issue entirely.

Mother dog and her puppy.

Of course, you’re their parent, too. But they need their biological mom for as long as possible.

Man holding small brown puppy.

And what you should expect after they receive it.

Two Dogs Sitting in Back Yard.

Having an older, wiser dog around can be a big plus.

Girl sitting on couch hugging her playful dog with the window open to outside

For starters: No, they’re not all traumatized and yes, you can find a purebred puppy at a shelter.

A woman kissing her dog on a couch.

A study found that millennials are choosing pets over kids. Here’s why.

Woman training cute white puppy to behave and new tricks in summer meadow.

It is powerful enough, even for the tough cases, and it is the best choice—here’s why. 


Outdoor shot of a woman holding her dog.

Those pearly whites need all the attention they can get.

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