Barxbuddy Guides

Dog Breed Guide

The Playful Cocker Spaniel Breeds (American and English)

Originally bred as a hunting and retrieving dog, the cocker spaniel has become a favorite pet for families all over the world. The cocker spaniel's temperament is often described as "merry" because they're eager to please and they love their human companions. Enjoy many rounds of...

Dog Grooming Guide

How to Groom a Dog: Dog Grooming Guide from BarxBuddy

In this section of The BarxBuddy Guide to Dog Grooming, you’ll find eight steps for doing your own dog grooming at home. If you shampoo, brush and groom your own dog at home, here are some tips for beginners who are new to DIY dog...

Dog Training Guide

Can You Use a Dog Muzzle for Barking Dogs? (Please don't -- here's why...)

We’re going to be right up front with you about how we feel about using muzzles to stop dogs from barking. Muzzles have one primary purpose: To stop dogs from biting people, other dogs, and other animals. We do not recommend using muzzles to stop a dog from barking....

Guide to Stopping Excessive Dog Barking

Strangers, Visitors, Intruders

Dog barking can be frustrating for us humans, because we’re (somewhat) reasonable creatures — we know when to be quiet and when to speak up. Dogs? Not so much. They look to us for cues. That said, some dogs can be easier than others to...