Dog Days of Summer

Memorial Day has come and gone which usually marks the start of Summer (although it was 48 degrees here in the Midwest today). And with Summer comes the opportunity to create new memories with your best friend. Below are a few of my favorite activities. Along with a couple I hope to do for the […]

dog collar vs harness

Ask a dog owner the best way to walk a dog and you’ll get an array of answers. For decades, using a collar was the preferred way to control your four-legged companion. But a recent surge in the use of dog harnesses has made the routine task of walking our dog more confusing. Which method […]

dog sleeping in bed

Sharing your bed with your dog or cat does not necessarily have to be a nuisance. In fact, sleeping with your pet can be quite comforting. According to a recent study conducted by Mayo Clinic, and published by Time Magazine, sleeping with your cat or dog could help improve your sleep. In the study, 40 […]

For those of us up North, Spring is a welcome reprieve from the cold and snow. While we love walking our dogs, doing so in sub-zero temperatures is not fun. Neither is awkwardly wiping off their feet so they don’t track a bunch of slushy mud through the house. That’s why Spring is so much […]

Dogs sleeping on the bed

It is easy to separate you and your pets’ sleep when you’re taking care of hamsters or fish. But when you share a living space with your furry friend, things tend to be pretty different. An indoor dog or pet can have various designated spaces throughout the house from beds to scratching posts and the like, […]

Buying expensive pet products and supplies is not an absolute waste. Mainly because, expensive pet items such as dry dog food, often contain better ingredients. Simply put, you get a better product for paying more. However, there are ways pet parents spend more money that adds no real value. Just by changing a couple of […]

If you’re like me, you can’t live without Amazon. I find myself buying almost everything I need from them including toilet paper. It’s a huge convenience and just a way of life. So when I learned that a small percent of that money I was already planning on spending at Amazon could go to a […]

Your dog is adorable and you want to share them with the world. Snapping photos on your phone and posting them to social media is fine. But everyone is doing that. Instead, why not look into some creative ways you can show off your dog with some customized goodies. Get a Painting We’ve already covered […]

Some people love to decorate their living rooms with the prized catch from their hunting games with pride. They would want to display theirs or their ancestors’ bravado and fondness of the hunting sport. But if you want a more sober feel to your room, you could choose the variety of framed poster print of […]

Summer and more so heat can cause a whole raft of health concerns for dogs, so keeping them cool is important. Here are some great ways to do so. Never leave your dog sitting in your car when it is hot outside. The importance of this tip can’t be overstated. Dogs can develop potentially fatal […]