Category Archives: News & Helpful Information

Getting ready for puppy ~ please feel free to ask any and all questions, Kim is always willing to help

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– read books on training I recommend The Monks of New Skete. Divine Canine. A must read! – have an ID tag made, even if it’s just your phone number – line up a Vet and shop prices, Vet fees are different and the cost of the appointment is just the start; tests, meds, tagging, […]

Best dog comb – Kim’s pick and some helpful advice on grooming!

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If you are getting a doodle, you need to expect and prepare for daily home maintenance. This includes brushing AND combing, everyday. (With a slicker brush and metal greyhound comb). The end result should be the ability to get the comb from the root to tip of the hair. You always want to start with […]

Meeting your new puppy in person

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Getting a puppy from Orchard Pups cannot be completed online. The online information is provided so you can view photos and information about available puppies, and find information about Orchard Pups. The first step in getting a puppy is for you to make a reservation to come to Orchard Pups for an in-person meeting with […]

Orchard Pups is extremely proud of becoming A+ accredited by the BBB

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If a business has been accredited by the BBB, it means BBB has determined that the business meets accreditation standards, which include a commitment to make a good faith effort to resolve any consumer complaints. BBB Code of Business Practices represents standards for business accreditation by BBB. BBB programs promote trust and consumer confidence while […]

The Data Says “Don’t Hug the Dog!” New data shows that hugging your dog raises its stress and anxiety levels (click to read)

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I had brought my dogs to be part of a “Doggy De-Stress Day” on the campus of a local university. These are becoming more common for many colleges in North America and are usually held during midterm exam or final exam periods. The way it works is that dogs, often therapy dogs, but sometimes just […]

8 must-have puppy products – according to Cesar’s Way – Achieving Balance & Harmony

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By Wendy Wilson Finding the perfect products for your puppy can be a blast — and there are plenty of them to choose from. Walk through any pet boutique, big-box retailer or department store, and you’ll see aisles of premium foods and treats, plush beds, toys of every shape and size, and even doggy haute […]

CURRENT PUPPY VACCINATIONS – PET QUALITY

PURCHASER’S FAILURE TO MAINTAIN CURRENT PUPPY VACCINATIONS OR MAINTAIN CURRENT AND CONTINUAL CARE OF A LICENSED VETERINARIAN FROM THE DATE OF PURCHASE HEREBY VOIDS ANY AND ALL WARRANTIES OUTLINED HEREIN, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. PURCHASER’S FAILURE TO SEEK A LICENSED VETERINARIAN WITHIN FOURTEEN (14) BUSINESS DAYS FROM THE DATE OF PURCHASE HEREBY VOIDS AND WAIVES […]