How Do I Stop My Dog From Scratching The Door?

Amber Johnson-Drake
A dog who “communicates” by scratching at the door needs to be given other communication methods that don’t involve him damaging the home. Damaging the home is one of the issues when your dog is scratching, but your dog could also hurt himself when he’s scratching. He could crack his nails or get splinters of the scratched wood in his paw pads. If he has scratched enough of the door he may also be able to gnaw on the wood and if he swallows it, he could damage his intestines.

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COVID-Related Separation Anxiety When Returning to the Workplace

Amber Johnson-Drake
COVID has had an impact on all of us including our pets. For us, staying home meant a substantial reduction in our interactions with other people. Our pets, on the other hand, likely gained a significant amount of socialization time. They undoubtedly embraced the extra time and attention they received as a result of our increased presence at home. However, when pet owners return to work, it's not easy for them to understand why we are no longer able to be around as frequently.

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Why do pets cause damage?

CLAWGUARD Products

Why do pets cause damage? Cats instinctively keep their claws healthy and functional by scratching, which removes their claws’ dead outer sheath. Then, newer and sharper nails grow to add an extra layer of protection. No matter the reason why your pet is scratching, CLAWGUARD is here to prevent the problem from happening in the future. 

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CLAWGUARD launches Universal Scratch Shields

CLAWGUARD Products
The announcement comes in response to the recent increase in pet adoptions throughout the COVID-19 pandemic and an increase in the potential for damage around the home. Knowing this expensive damage is one of the leading reasons families return their pets to shelters and rescues, CLAWGUARD did what it does best: create an affordable solution to foster better relationships between families and their pets. This time, it’s through CLAWGUARD Universal Scratch Shields.

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How To Recognize Signs Of Dog Anxiety

Robbi Hess

Not again! You’ve come home from a day at work or a few hours of running errands and your dog has dumped the trash can, gnawed on the windowsill and is clawing the door again. Why!? What are the signs of dog anxiety?

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Does Homeowners Insurance Cover Dog Damage?

Robbi Hess
If you’re not sure your insurance policy covers dog damage, talk with your insurance agent. Your insurance agent can answer your questions and let you know what your policy covers to prevent any surprises if there is dog damage to your home or personal property.

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