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Why some dogs bark and others don’t

If you live in an apartment and you are looking for the best apartment dog breeds then you’ve come to a great source. Understanding why some dogs bark more than others can help you select the perfect breed for your apartment lifestyle. With proper training every dog can be taught not to make noise, there […] Read More →


What Should I know Emotional Support Dogs?

Dogs can help relax and calm so, it’s no wonder that people suffering from anxiety and depression commonly use dogs as emotional support animals. Training requirements: There is no training required for an emotional support dog, so any dog can be an emotional support animal (ESA) without any training. The main difference between an ESA […] Read More →


Why Do Dogs Shed, Anyway?

There’s no way around it, shedding stinks — whether you’re sick of encountering fur all over the house, or are allergic to dog dander, reducing shedding is a big priority for many dog owners. Understanding why dogs shed can help you feel better about the daily struggle with dog fur. Shedding is a completely normal […] Read More →


How to Properly Care for Small Dogs

Small dog breeds are wonderful and super cute animals. Taking care of small dogs can be tough at times because they are so little. You must have a special amount of patience for these dogs. So before buying one, we want to make sure you know how to properly take care of them so they […] Read More →


Caring for No Shed Puppies

Owning a dog comes with so much joy and also responsibility. This is especially true for people with allergies and is searching for no shed puppies. No shed puppies can be hypoallergenic depending on an individual’s specific allergies, because they have coats made of hair. We take pride in providing education for pet owners. Read […] Read More →


Hybrids and Designers and Purebreds…Oh My!

Let’s just dive right into the differences between purebred puppies, designer dogs, and hybrid. As dog lovers and fanciers, we know that there is some confusion surrounding these definitions. These dogs are typically a blend of the best of both doggy worlds, making for dogs with affable and desirable temperaments. Below is our take on […] Read More →


How to Prepare for an Apartment Puppy

If you are thinking of adding a puppy to your family but you live in an apartment, there’s no need to fret – no one single bit. All you need to do is some well-thought-out research (a la this blog post) and to follow our tips. Here are five things you can do to make […] Read More →


3 Cute Dogs You Need This Summer

There are so many cute dog breeds. It is very special owning a dog because they become your best friend almost immediately. You are not going to want to spend any time without them. With that said, you may be wondering just what breeds are the cutest dog breeds? Well, we have a list of […] Read More →


5 Things You Need for Small Dog Breeds

Big things come in small packages they say! Small dog breeds are no exception. They are full of personality and refuse to be underestimated. When you commit to buying a dog that’s in the small dog breeds family, there are some things you should know that will be essential to raising happy and healthy little […] Read More →


Understanding the Different Types of Dogs

There are many different types of dog breeds and consequently, there are a lot of different definitions that get thrown out there. here are purebred dogs and designer dogs and mutts…oh my! While there are various definitions, they actually mean the same darn thing. The difference lies in the negative and positive connotations surrounding them. […] Read More →


Payment Plans

At The Barking Boutique, we offer a number of financing options available to help make it easier to bring home your perfect pup. Click on the graphic below to start your puppy financing approval process!

Grand Rapids Puppy Adoption Payment Plans Grand Rapids Puppy Adoption

Once approved for financing you can pay off your pet in 30 days with the same as cash option if your budget allows, or you can continue to make payments until your purchase is paid off. You can also finance part of your purchase and pay the difference with cash or credit card. Income, bank statements, state issues ID, and other documents may be required in the approval process.

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