PupBlog

  • PupPod Helps Puppy Poppy Love Her Pen

    Dog mom, Lisa, got an X-pen to give her 5-month old Beagle, Poppy, a comfortable, safe place to relax and stay out of trouble. Poppy, however, felt this was a terrible idea and protested with the loudest baby Beagle “AROOOOOs” she could manage. So Lisa set her PupPod up so it would fling rewards into the X-pen. “Sometimes I’ll put the Wobbler outside the pen so that she has to run back into the pen to be rewarded. It was an exciting moment when she started going in on her own.” 
  • How PupPod Made an Anxious Dog Dance

    Oliver is a 9-year-old Biewer Yorkshire Terrier. Oliver's need for mental and physical stimulation also means that he easily becomes bored. Oliver had two knee surgeries, which required restricted activity so Oliver used PupPod to burn off anxious energy.
  • Working Multiple Dogs with PupPod

    Working Multiple Dogs with PupPod   When it comes to dogs, many people - including pup parents, dog trainers, and canine-related bus...
  • A “Crash” Course in PupPod

    A "Crash" Course in PupPod   How do you keep an 11-month-old, highly intelligent German Shepherd Dog/Labrador/Border Collie mix en...
  • Zoey: Keep Your Working Dog Busy

    Integrating a working breed dog into your home brings about unique challenges for pet parents. Throughout history, many working breeds h...
  • Milly and Luna: Creating Calm with PupPod

    Learn how PupPod helps two highly intelligent cattle dog mixes, Milly and Luna, work through separation anxiety and behavioral issues. PupPod has been a powerful tool for providing mental stimulation and building confidence. It also provides Milly and Luna with increasing levels of difficulty to keep them challenged as they learn.
  • Smart Food Puzzles For A Smart Terrier

    Connor is an adorable rescue terrier with a lot of energy! After doing some research into ways to help keep Connor calm, his human, Lizette, came a...
  • Building Confidence in Sound Sensitive Dogs

    Very few us enjoy being scared or startled when we’re least expecting it. Dogs who have fear-based behaviors feel exactly the same way. That’s why ...
  • Meeting the Enrichment Needs of a Reactive Shepherd

    When you have a reactive dog, it’s important to provide lots of mental stimulation and enrichment in a safe and stress-free environment. That’s the...
  • A Fun Activity For An Active Puppy

    According to Roy Stein, his 6-month-old Goldendoodle puppy, Mishmish, is the most spoiled, loved, and pampered dog in the world. However, anyone wh...
  • Redirecting Puppy Energy with PupPod

    Raising a puppy is one of the most exciting, fun and rewarding things you'll ever do. But let's face it – it's a lot of work, too. From house train...
  • Dog restricted to low-impact activity? PupPod can help!

    When Ollie, the PupPod Office Dog, had minor surgery a few months ago, his veterinarian told us to restrict his activity for at least a week. This ...