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Dog Breeds that are Most Compatible with Each Other

What’s better than one puppy? The answer is definitely two puppies! Did you know some dog breeds are compatible with each other, while some breeds do not get along?  Whether you’re interested in getting two puppies at once or adding a new puppy to your one-dog household, this article contains the very best dog breed […]

bichon frise
golden retriever
Labrador Retriever
Pembroke Welsh Corgi

Summer Activities for Your New Puppy

Now that the dog days of summer are upon us, new puppy parents might like to know some dog-friendly activities they can do to bond with their puppies.  Petland Parma has put together a list of fun and safe summertime activities for puppies to help you and your new fur baby beat the heat and […]


How to Keep Your Puppy Safe and Happy When You Work Full Time

Not everyone is in a position to become a stay-at-home pet parent. Whether you’re a single person or part of a large family with busy schedules, the fact of the matter is that you’re probably going to have to leave your brand-new puppy at home alone for a portion of the day. When puppies are […]

crate training
puppy proofing

Where Do Our Puppies Come From?

At Petland Parma, we believe that transparency is the best policy when it comes to answering the question, where do Petland puppies come from?  Conscientious pet parents are aware that it can be tricky to find out about the breeders that any given pet store works with. Avoiding pet retailers that work with puppy mills […]

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puppy mills

Tips for Bringing Your First Puppy Home

Congratulations! You’re about to bring your very first puppy home! You’re probably bursting with excitement, and you might even be overwhelmed. That’s natural. You want everything to go well when you bring your brand-new furry friend home, and so do we! The more you prepare for your puppy’s arrival, the less stress you’ll experience during […]

crate training
puppy proofing

How to Prep Your Home for a New Puppy

You just brought your first puppy home and you’re thrilled to embark on this new relationship! You want your puppy to grow into a healthy, happy dog, and you may have noticed that your excited furry friend is eager to please you! As eager as he seems, it will take time for him to know […]

first puppy
puppy proofing

Kick Off the New Year with a New Puppy

Happy New Year! Wow, can you believe it’s 2023? We can’t! But we’re glad the New Year is here!  If your New Year resolution had anything to do with showering a cute puppy with unconditional love for the next 10 – 15 years, then you’ve come to the right blog!  Read on to find out […]

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Are You Ready for a New Puppy?

Who can resist a puppy? Puppies are adorable! Just looking at their smiling faces and wagging tails can uplift your spirits! Bringing a new puppy home is one of the greatest joys in life! Raising a puppy, however, comes with its ups and downs. And caring for a dog long-term is a substantial commitment that […]

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Fun Winter Activities for Your Puppy

Winter is officially here! The temperature has dropped. It’s dark in the late afternoon. And snowfall is part of the landscape.  There’s no reason to keep your new puppy cooped up at home for the next three months just because it’s cold and snowy outside. Winter can be an exciting time for your puppy!  Here […]

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puppy activities
puppy games

Best Breeds for First-Time Dog Owners

There’s no pet on earth quite like a dog. Dogs are loyal, sensitive, eager, intelligent, and humble. They each have a distinct personality. Some are serious while others are goofballs.  Though environmental factors can influence a puppy’s personality as it forms, the greatest indicator of temperaments and innate characteristics is the breed.  Interestingly, all dogs […]

best breeds
cocker spaniel
family dogs
golden retriever