Author: Jeff @ Dogs Colorado

Founder of Dogs Colorado
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How to Prepare For a Puppy: 14 Must Do’s Around the House

Bringing home a new puppy is an exciting time – you’re about to welcome another member of your family into your home, after all. As you know, puppies require a lot of time, attention, and love as they become comfortable with you and their new surroundings. But, it can also be a stressful time for your puppy. So, it’s up to you to prepare for your puppy as well as you can to make the transition as easy as possible on both of you.

Welcoming Pono Media to Dogs Colorado

Dogs Colorado is excited to announce our new professional photography partnership with Pono Media! We sat down with Brandon Keller to learn just what Pono Media is all about.

Tell us a little about who you are and what you do.

My name is Brandon Keller, and I own and operate a digital media company called Pono Media, LLC. We help our clients tell their story and connect with their audience with powerful video and photography. We love helping businesses, organizations, and individuals capture their special moments, and getting to the core of what makes them unique. 

Anna Hileman, Colorado Basenji Rescue, Dogs Colorado

Join Us at Mountain Toad Brewing for Live Painting, The CO Basenji Rescue, and more!

Join Dogs Colorado with the Colorado Basenji Rescue and a live painting session by Anna Hileman. We will be setting up shop at the Mountain Toad in Golden on June 14th from 4;30 to 7:30. See you there!

National Trails Day

One of the greatest perks of being a Puptender is the chance to explore the numerous open spaces and trails Colorado has to offer; and being able to share in the adventure with a smiling pup (or five) only enhances the experience more. So when we heard National Trails Day was today, we wanted to share our favorite dog-friendly trails and other tips to help owners celebrate with their four-legged companions.

Rescue Run #1

Last week I had the opportunity to make a “rescue run” for the Pikes Peak Humane Society. (Yes – you can call me a “Rescue Ranger”! – Feels like that job should come with a super-hero cape, doesn’t it?!) Our Mission: to bring back 20 dogs from southern Colorado shelters to be adopted out in Colorado Spring. Here’s how it went …

In Good Paws DT

An Interview with Patrice from In Good Paws Dog Training

Not a week goes by at Dogs Colorado without a few calls about nervous, reactive, leash-aggressive, or otherwise difficult doggos. In these cases Dogs Colorado turns to the professionals for guidance and one name that keeps coming out above the fold is Patrice Kuiken of In Good Paws Dog Training.

Kimberly Beck

This Thing Called Relational Rewilding

Enter Kimberly Beck. The founder of Relational Rewilding Nature Guiding and The Canine Effect LLC. I caught up with Kimberly last month over some tea and coffee in downtown Golden. Although our two hour conversation did include dogs, it was this thing called Relational Rewilding Nature Guiding that we geeked out about for the better part of two hours. My apologies to Chaz for being a bit late for his daily run. So, it is at the corner of Relational Rewilding and “right, Relational Re…w… what!?” that we must begin.