A Samoyed's coat is both a blessing and a curse. Although beautiful, it also sheds a tremendous amount, leaving tumbleweeds of white fur everywhere. All of that hair makes many people desperate for solutions. The Furminator is one of the most common, but it's controversial. Should you use a Furminator on Samoyed dogs? Find out. … Continue reading Can You Use a Furminator on Samoyed Dogs?
Owning a Samoyed is like being seen with a celebrity; everyone wants to say hello, meet your dog, and even take pictures. One of the most common questions you'll face as an owner is "What are Siberian Samoyed dogs"? More commonly known as just "Samoyeds," they're a one-of-a-kind breed. If you're thinking about bringing a … Continue reading What Are Siberian Samoyed Dogs?
We recently moved into a new apartment (yes, Samoyeds do fine in apartments!). Our place has an enormous patio, and our outdoor set only took up a small fraction of it. We decided to turn our patio into a pet paradise, giving the dogs a place to play. Plus, we live in Florida, so having … Continue reading Creating a dog-friendly patio
When you bring home a Samoyed, one of the biggest responsibilities is keeping their coats in good shape. It's more than cosmetic; daily grooming is essential to keep their coat matt-free and their skin in good condition. As you brush, you can check for scratches, cuts, or ticks. This is one breed where skipping grooming … Continue reading Essential Grooming Supplies for Samoyeds
Chewing is fantastic for your dog. They actually need to chew. It helps keep their teeth clean and in good condition, keeping plaque to a minimum, provides a healthy activity to keep your dog busy, satisfies their innate instinct to chew, helping them avoid destructive behaviors. A dog who is well exercised and provided … Continue reading Best Chews for a Samoyed
As I posted before, when you bring a Samoyed into your life, you are making some sacrifices (i.e. ability to go anywhere not cloaked in white fur) and make certain commitments to ensure your dog has a happy life. One of those commitments is grooming, and if your Sammy is a mudpie like mine, you … Continue reading Grooming a Samoyed: High-velocity Dryers
We started this website because Samoyeds took over our life (in the best way possible!) We want to share our experiences with potential Sammy owners and long-time Samoyed enthusiasts alike. Anya is a gorgeous dog. It makes it difficult to go anywhere! We get stopped during every trip to the pet supply store and every … Continue reading So You Think You Want a Samoyed