How to Puppy-Proof Your House for a Havanese Puppy

You know your home like the back of your hand, but for a puppy, it’s a whole new world waiting to be explored—and we mean extensively explored. Puppies are too curious for their own good sometimes, often leading them to trouble. In order to keep them safe and establish a very puppy-friendly setting, we have… Read more »

Surviving the First Night with Your Coton de Tulear Puppy

The day has finally come! You’re getting ready to bring home a little Coton de Tulear puppy, the newest (and arguably, furriest) member of your family. Although you may have puppy-proofed your home and purchased everything your new pup could possibly need, the transition from breeder to their new owners can be a bit overwhelming…. Read more »

How to Prepare for Your New French Bulldog Puppy

Are you getting ready to add a Frenchie to the family? If so, there are a few things you could be doing to prepare yourself and your home for your new French bulldog puppy! Research the French bulldog breed Before bringing home your new Frenchie, you should have a pretty good understanding about the breed… Read more »

Puppy Checklist: Shopping for Your Havanese Puppy

When getting ready to bring home a puppy, your main goal is to create a welcoming and safe environment for them. That’s where a new puppy checklist can come in handy! Here are a few things to put on the shopping list before bringing home a new Havanese puppy: A comfortable crate You can’t crate… Read more »

Summary on the Coton de Tulear Breed

Family Puppies is proud to offer the best puppy breeds to our clients, and that of course, includes the Coton de Tulear. The Coton de Tulear is a small, active dog known for their happy and loving personalities along with plenty of other positive traits. Coton de Tulear History The Coton de Tulear is often… Read more »

Tips for Introducing Dogs and Babies

Bringing a new baby home is an adjustment for everyone—your dog included. Here are some tips for introducing dogs and babies: Make gradual changes to your dog’s routine before the baby comes home If your dog will be sleeping in a different place or walking at different times, introduce these changes two or three weeks… Read more »

French Bulldog Nutrition Tips

If you’re a first-time French bulldog owner, you may be wondering what to feed your sweet, lovable companion. At Family Puppies, we’re dog-care experts who take pride in feeding our puppies the best food available. Here are our French bulldog nutrition tips: In general, French bulldogs should eat food designed for small to medium-size dogs…. Read more »

Four Ways You Can Bond With Your Dog

Your dog is your best friend—but like any relationship, it takes effort and thoughtfulness to bond. Here’s how to bond with your dog: Spend some quality time On a regular basis, spend one-on-one time with your pup. Go for a long walk, pl ay an extended game of fetch or just cuddle together on the… Read more »

Why Havanese Dogs Are Hard to Resist

At Family Puppies, we think Havanese dogs are hard to resist—and we know you’ll agree! These sweet-tempered little pups are outgoing, smart, loyal and make fantastic additions to families with or without kids. Their easygoing nature and friendly personalities will win anyone over. Want a loving, affectionate dog who will adore cuddling with you? Havanese… Read more »

How to Ease into Your First Night With Your New Puppy

It’s the night that every prospective puppy owner looks forward to: the first time you bring your puppy back to your home to sleep and start your new life together. But in many ways, puppies are like newborn babies—and that first night together is something that must be prepared for in advance. Because keep in… Read more »