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  1. Training Tips and Advice
    Hello! I survived my first 4 weeks with Brixton! He is now 14 weeks old. Two odd things I'm not sure how to correct, and would love any advice: Potty training: I live in an apartment and have to do much of the potty training indoors, for now. He's doing pretty well, down to two pee pads in the...
  2. Grooming
    I've read everything from a "light misting", to "thoroughly wet the coat, massage it through, and let it set for 10 minutes". Can't seem to find a consensus. Thoughts?
  3. Grooming
    I know spraying a detangler or diluted conditioner is recommended prior to brushing and combing in general - but does that hold true with a short puppy coat? I'm not at all adverse to doing it, I just wonder if then you have a build-up of product on the shorter coat. Thanks very much!
  4. Grooming
    This morning was the first time Dexter actually laid on my lap and did not move while I brushed him. I was shocked! I am trying to get into the habit of quickly brushing Dexter each morning and he is catching onto the grooming process. I am trying to brush longer each morning. I cannot wait...
  5. Grooming
    I have searched and searched, but cannot seem to find these answers. I just want to be prepared and prepare my puppy for the daily grooming. I think I understand what it means when a Hav is blowing their coat, but can someone explain to me just one thing? Well, maybe a few.... I know the hair...
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