How I Met My Dog

comPETibility matters™

comPETibility is what happens when you achieve a balanced relationship that works for you and your dog.

At How I Met My Dog we’re all about celebrating and enriching your relationship with your dog. Our custom matches are just the beginning.

Whether turning a game into a training session or a simple trick into an exercise in canine self-confidence, How I Met My Dog gives you the tools and the perspective to make your partnership the best it can be.

A Match Made to Last

Human companions are great, but have you ever been loved by a dog? Owning a dog can reduce anxiety, stress and help ease loneliness...
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Walk the Walk: Three Things To Know About Taking your Dog for a Walk

Like toddlers, most dogs have tons of excess energy to burn. When left to their own devices, energetic dogs can become destructive dogs...
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Three Tips That Take The Bite Out of Cleaning Your K-9’s Canines

You’ve heard it a million times before: brushing your dog’s teeth can improve their breath. But, did you know that brushing your...
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Play Pals: Understanding How and Why our Dogs Play

Play is a common language spoken among all dogs. No matter the size, age, or breed, dogs love to play. But, why do our dogs play? How do...
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Two Easy Things you Need to do Everyday When Feeding Your Dog

Our dogs are pack animals and they reply and thrive on social structure. Many insecure or fearful dogs feel that way because they do not...
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Barking Good Baking: 3 of our favorite homemade dog treat recipes

Are you a DIY-er with a passion for your pets? ... SAME! Making home made dog biscuits is surprisingly easy and fun plus it’s a DIY...
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Unc(oil)ing the Truth About Natural Oils for our Pets

We all know the power of natural oils for humans, but what about our dogs? What are the benefits of incorporating oils into our dogs diet...
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The Truth About Harnesses

For dogs that pull and even those that don’t, using a harness can be a safe alternative to a collar. Finding a harness that fits...
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Groomed for Success: Top 5 Grooming Tools and Tips

Bathing, brushing and trimming your dog can be a hassle, but it doesn’t need to be! Check out these tools, products and tips to make...
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Is Drool Cool?

The first step to understanding the ooey gooey drool that drips from our dog’s lips is breed. Here at How I Met My Dog, we hate to...
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3 Easy Indoor Games that Become Impressive Outdoor Tricks

Maybe it’s a snowy or rainy day and you’re stuck indoors, or you’re working from home, or your car is in the shop. Whatever the...
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Must Have Gifts for the Dog Lover in Your Life

Still struggling to cross off the last few names on your holiday list? You’re not the only one! We’ve compiled a few of our favorite...
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