Greenfield Puppies Blog

You Know the Westminster Dog Show, But It’s NOT The World’s Largest

Crufts is known as the World’s Largest Dog Show according to the Guinness Book of World Records since 1991 for having over 30,000 dogs preform in their show. This dog show came from humble beginnings and has moved onto to be one of the most prestigious and fun-filled dog shows in the world. History Crufts dog show was originally created and hosted in London by Charles Croft, the founder of Cruft’s Dog Biscuits. It started with just over 2,000 dogs […]

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Three Little Known Facts About Cocker Spaniels

Cocker Spaniels are a wildly popular breed throughout the U.S. and the rest of the world. Their sweet temperament and positive outlook has made them one of the most adopted dog breeds. Because of this you will want to make sure you are purchasing your pooch from a responsible shelter or breeder. Some have begun breeding the dogs and have even caused inbreeding and mixing which can harm the individual pup and the breed itself. If you adopt this breed […]

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What’s a Cockapoo?

A Bit of History Cockapoos are a hybrid between a Cocker Spaniel and a poodle. This pup was originally bred in the 1950s and has become one of the most popular dogs in the U.S. Cockapoos were bred for their compact size, energy level, loyalty, and long life span. Because of their popularity, however, this bred is susceptible to overbreeding in puppy mills and can have more health problems. These can be wonderful dogs for large and small families so […]

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Training Your Siberian Husky

Huskies are absolutely stunning dogs who are intelligent, quick-witted, funny, loving pups that can be great for any family large or small. Like any dog there are some do’s and don’t’s when you are training your husky so you and your pooch can get along and create reliable communication. Here are a few tips you can follow that may help you along the way. Tough but fair These pups are extremely intelligent and can become headstrong or stubborn if not […]

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“The Last Great Race on Earth:” Iditarod Dog Sled Race

The Iditarod is an intense test of strength, longevity, and willpower for the dogs pulling the sled and the sled driver who is navigating through the frozen tundra. The race includes miles of ice and snow, days that average below freezing temperatures, and dangerous feats and obstacles along the way. Dogs and humans alike spend much of their lifetimes training for this race in hope they will place and go down in history as a winner in the perilous race. […]

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Pet Dental Health Month

Your pet’s dental health can affect the rest of their body if not treated properly. Taking care of your pooch or kitten’s oral health can keep them happy and healthy for years to come. Here are a few ways to keep your pet’s teeth healthy. Brush ‘em It may not be the easiest or the most fun activity you and your dog share but they will thank you down the road. To brush your pet’s teeth you will want to […]

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What Exactly Is A Terrier?

All terriers are incredible dogs that are incredibly quick-witted and loyal for life. They adore their owners but can become stubborn and headstrong if allowed. They make fantastic companions even though they can become talkative and sometimes overbearing. Be sure to train your terrier well as a pup to avoid any mishaps or bad behavior. If trained properly, a terrier may be the best dog you could ever have. Originated in England and Ireland The terrier was first bred in […]

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Responsible Pet Owner Month

Having a pet is a big responsibility with even bigger rewards. Pets love their owners unconditionally and will be endlessly loyal to you and your family. That being said your pet deserves the same respect. Be sure to properly care for your friend so they will be healthy and happy. Be sure to give your pet the best you can in food and give them plenty of exercise. With that, you will want to research your pet’s breed well to […]

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International Dog Biscuit Appreciation Day (it is, in fact, February 23rd)

February 23 is definitely a favorite day among our furry friends. You can make this day especially special for them by making your own dog treats, finding one perfect for your pooch, or creating a whole meal around your dog’s favorite foods. There are plenty of recipes online for DIY dog biscuits or you can always purchase some great all-natural dog treats from your local grocer or farmer’s market. Here are a few tips on how to make International Dog […]

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Training a Belgian Malinois

If you want to adopt a Belgian Malinois or Mal, there are a few things you should consider before doing so. One of the most important aspects to consider is how you plan to train your new Mal. They need a firm but patient owner who is willing to work with them and give them positive training. To do so you may need to begin through reward training and work from there. You may want to hire a trainer to […]

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