My first dog was a beagle and they will always have a special place in my heart. These friendly and gentle dogs are perfect for a family. Fiercely loyal and always in a good mood. They are rarely aggressive. So when I found a rescue that focuses on beagles, I was ecstatic. BREW Beagle Rescue […]

I get no better joy than to watch a rescue group become a success. And for One Tail at a Time, I’ve seen that transformation over the past decade. This organization started out incredibly small. A few passionate people with a few dogs they were looking to find homes for. Fast forward to today and […]

Why it Matters As a human, you usually think of exercise as something you do at a health club or in your home gym to keep in shape. This is a very narrow definition of exercise when compared to how its practiced by dogs.  The way dogs exercise offers both physical and mental benefits, a […]

Winter is here and for us Northerners, that means snow. It also means letting our dogs out to experience the pure bliss of diving into piles of the powdery white stuff. I’ve pulled out my phone it seems like every year to just miss the perfect shot. But fortunately some people have gathered that and […]

For many college students, midterms are in full gear. And as a semi-recent college graduate, the mere thought of them gives me terrible flashbacks. I even woke up in a sweat the other night thinking I was taking a midterm for a class I had never attended. Seems like that’s as common as forgetting the […]

Spice up any room in your home with some incredible art from Oliver Gal. The artist takes everyday breeds and puts them in fun positions. Definitely a conversation starter for any guest that comes into your home. The artwork is professional printed on gallery wrapped canvas. They come in multiple sizes and are not priced […]

I’m always in search for wonderful art for my home. And as a dog lover, finding anything that centers around our canine partners is at the top of my list. I’ve put together a few artists I absolutely adore. Melissa Dettloff This talented artist works out of Detroit and creates the most beautiful cards you […]

Twitter can be a brutal place at times. People bickering incessantly about politics or trashing the latest movie to come out. But there is a bit of a sanctuary with some dog feeds. Here are some of our favorite follows to uplift your timeline. @dogsontrains As the name suggests, this is an account that tweets […]

The creativity on Etsy never ceases to amaze me. Some incredibly talented people making handcrafted dog feeders. Below are a few I want to highlight. VugecWoodworks makes this magnificent wooden dog food station. Not only can your dogs eat out of it, but there is a storage built in. Plus they’ll customize it with your […]

Etsy is a great place to find under-the-radar artists. And Marion behind Pet Portraits is one of them. Her focus is on pop art which is a favorite of mine. I love how she brings to life a dog and shows its best assets. But what separates this store from others is that they can […]