At the end of a long work day, we often come home to dinner that needs to be made, children that want to play, or a lengthy to-do list. When it’s cold outside, the couch and a blanket sound far more appealing than working out (trust me, been there!). Exercising is easy to push down the list. Thank goodness spring is just around the corner (March 20!). And thank goodness for that brown-eyed, heavy breather at your feet right now. Read More
As if spoiling our dogs 364 days a year isn't enough, we areall about spoiling our dogs on Valentine's Day. Maybe it's because we are busy working pet parents who are guilty of fly by affection. Or, maybe it's because it's scientifically proven that we have to. Could it be? Get this ... Read More
Sniff, sniff. Even Fido knows that love is in the air. The air is crisper, winter is finally turning, and spring is quickly approaching! Now the only worry is what to get your favorite Valentine this year! You just found help. Read More
With the recent release of the new Star Wars movies, fans everywhere are getting into character, even their dogs! Here are some die hard dogs who LOVE Star Wars! Read More
Have you ever been having a nice game of fetch or tug of war when all of a sudden you catch a whiff of your dog’s bad breath? While it’s easy to tease our dogs about needing a breath mint, we shouldn’t brush off our pets' bad breath. Bad breath may be a sign of more serious problems, such as damage to our pet’s teeth and gums, or even internal organs, according to the American Veterinary Medical Association. Read More
Birds fly, fish swim, and let’s face it, dogs chew. They do other things too, like dig, bark, shed, etc., but we’ll concentrate on chewing for this article. Read More
We're all familiar with the concept that positive reinforcement is used to promote good behavior. The more that reinforcement occurs, through treats and other rewards, the more that behavior is strengthened. Read More
Join SitStay.com at the I Love My Dog Expo in Lincoln, Nebraska. Stop by our booth and pick up some great SitStay swag and learn more about what we love about dogs! Read More
Lots of people assume that it is cruel to lock a dog up in a crate, but that is simply untrue. Think about where your dog likes to relax and sleep. They like to curl up in small, confined spaces, like under the bed, hidden in the corner or maybe even under the covers. Dogs are den animals, even wolves and wild dogs have been known to burrow in holes when they sleep. At SitStay, we proudly offer a wide variety of dogtraining tools, including high qualitydog crates. Read More
Positive reinforcement dog training is the best way to train dogs, and people for that matter. If someone gives you a compliment when you do a certain thing, you will probably want to do it again. Dogs work the same way. Positive reinforcement dog training is effective because it works to help dogs know what we really want them to do without any negative feelings associated with that action. Read More
Walking is extremely beneficial for your dog, and for you! Most dogs are not born knowing the proper way to follow or heel while going on a walk. It is up to us to teach them this valuable skill which makes everyone happier and healthier in the long run!
We're excited to be launching a brand new line of coconut oil products! Check out CocoTherapy products. Read More
There are many tools you can use when teaching your dog. One of the simplest and best tools is dog training treats. A good reward sends a clear message to your dog that he or she is doing the right thing. Training treats work best for dogs that are food motivated. Read More
With the season of love in the air and spring quickly following, it is not only important but necessary to make sure you and your pup’s relationship are the strongest and best it possibly can be! SitStay offers a few tips and tricks to making sure he or she truly is man’s best friend! Read More
In our one of our last blogs, The First 4 Commands Every Dog Needs To Know, we discussed a few of the most important commands that every dog needs to know. The commands that we discussed in our previous blog include sit, stay, lie down, and come. Read More
Training your dog is an important part of being a responsible pet owner. It’s also a fun way to bond with your furry friend. The following tips can help you get started on obedience training, whether or not you've had any prior experience with dog training. Read More
The holiday's bring new puppies and excited humans. We thought this video was beyond adorable! Read More
Dogs are wonderful creatures, and they bring so much love and joy to our lives. So many dogs have amazing personalities, but without proper training, many dogs can develop unwelcome behaviors. These behaviors can be frustrating for you and for your dog. It is never too late to start training. Many people are operating under the misconception that an older dog cannot be trained. While it is harder to train an older dog, it can be done and we can help. Read More
Dogs like to know their place within the pack. One of the best ways to reinforce your place as the pack leader is by teaching your pup some simple dog commands. Sometimes it is hard to know where to start when training your dog on new commands.Let us help! Read More
January is National Train Your Dog Month and us at SitStay.com are celebrating with some great articles to help you along the journey of training your dog. This month also brings great offers on our favorite dog training treats. Read More
Thanksgiving is by far our favorite holiday. Families coming together, the football...okay, who are we kidding, the food!! At SitStay, we, and our amazing customers, treat our dogs like part of the family because they are. So we want to make sure our dogs have a delicious and more importantly a safe Thanksgiving.
People have been extremely responsive to ourcoconut oil for dogs post. It's gotten lots and lots of shares and comments onFacebook as well as a lot of views. And we couldn't be happier. We love giving our amazing pet owner customers the important information that can help ensure that their dog stays healthy. Read More Read More
SitStay isn't just about service dogs, we are all about working dogs of all types, we have many people ask us all the time about a variety of supplements for their dogs. One of the most common that comes up is coconut oil for dogs. Many of our customers want to know if coconut oil is good for dogs.