Running Amok Blog

Tips, Tricks & Crazy Dog Stories!

Just Running Amok…

We fell in love with the phrase “Just Running Amok…” years ago. It describes what happens in our day-to-day pretty accurately, between dogs, a fish, a lizard, 3 kids, jobs, hobbies, sports and everything else in between, we stay on the go.  But we still find time to laugh, love and live life to the fullest. We’ll share some of the crazy here with you, along with some tips, tricks and advice on selecting, raising and and enjoying your dogs.

Feel free to share your own crazy animal or life stories with us! You may end up with guest blog spot!!

What is adolescence in dogs??

  Your puppy is nearing his first birthday? Let’s talk about adolescent dogs and some of the behavior you may be noticing now that is confusing you. Adolescence can be a difficult stage in a pup’s life and it will be helpful to know how to help them through this...

Why is my dog not learning??

  How many of you have a dog that has a behavior issue you'd like to change? Maybe you've tried and not been successful in curbing the counter surfing or jumping up. I've heard people say many times that their dog is just stubborn or theri dog isn't very smart. These...

Why I do what I do

This blog has been going out, albeit sporadically, for quite awhile now and its been a bit since I've introduced myself and my crazy crew. Some of you may have bought puppies from me so you've likely met me and some of my doggos. Other's of you may have popped onto...

Welcome to the Chaos

This blog has been going out, albeit sporadically, for quite awhile now and its been a bit since I've introduced myself and my crazy crew. Some of you may have bought puppies from me so you've likely met me and some of my doggos. Other's of you may have popped onto...

Best Boredom Busters for your Dog!!

   1.Kongs! Kongs are some of our favorite go-to boredom buster toys.We love them because they are so durable, easy to clean and versatile. Kong's come in tons of sizes as well as various strengths. They've got regular, super chewer, puppy and senior kongs so there is...

Embracing Empathy: The Benefits of Force Free Training

  In the realm of dog training, there's a growing movement towards methods that prioritize positive reinforcement and gentle guidance over aversive techniques. Force-free training, also known as positive reinforcement training, emphasizes building a strong bond...

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Pawsome Adventures: Best Places to Travel With Your Dog!

  Welcoming a dog into your family is an occasion filled with excitement and anticipation of the adventures ahead. As pet parents, we try hard to raise well-rounded, socially adept dogs who can confidently navigate various environments and interactions with ease....

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Socialization: Why are Neutral Reactions so Important?

  Welcoming a dog into your family is an occasion filled with excitement and anticipation of the adventures ahead. As pet parents, we try hard to raise well-rounded, socially adept dogs who can confidently navigate various environments and interactions with ease....

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What is adolescence in dogs??

  Your puppy is nearing his first birthday? Let’s talk about adolescent dogs and some of the behavior you may be noticing now that is confusing you. Adolescence can be a difficult stage in a pup’s life and it will be helpful to know how to help them through this...

read more

Why is my dog not learning??

  How many of you have a dog that has a behavior issue you'd like to change? Maybe you've tried and not been successful in curbing the counter surfing or jumping up. I've heard people say many times that their dog is just stubborn or theri dog isn't very smart. These...

read more

Why I do what I do

This blog has been going out, albeit sporadically, for quite awhile now and its been a bit since I've introduced myself and my crazy crew. Some of you may have bought puppies from me so you've likely met me and some of my doggos. Other's of you may have popped onto...

read more

Welcome to the Chaos

This blog has been going out, albeit sporadically, for quite awhile now and its been a bit since I've introduced myself and my crazy crew. Some of you may have bought puppies from me so you've likely met me and some of my doggos. Other's of you may have popped onto...

read more

Best Boredom Busters for your Dog!!

   1.Kongs! Kongs are some of our favorite go-to boredom buster toys.We love them because they are so durable, easy to clean and versatile. Kong's come in tons of sizes as well as various strengths. They've got regular, super chewer, puppy and senior kongs so there is...

read more

Traveling With Your Dog: Tips and Tricks

  1.Selecting a Destination When planning a trip with your canine companion, it's essential to choose dog-friendly destinations. Look for accommodations, parks, and attractions that are pet-friendly and offer suitable amenities. Consider factors such as nearby...

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