Category Archives: Pet Tips

How to Tell if Your Dog Has Bad Manners (and How to Fix Them!)

Just as humans aren’t born with good manners, neither are dogs. They have to be taught appropriate behavior for various situations (like dinner time, the park, visiting friends, seeing other animals, etc.). While some pet behaviors are tougher to modify …
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Genius Pet Products to Get This Summer

Summer is here and while you no doubt show your pet 100% love and appreciation all of the time, why not go the extra mile this year and spoil your pet (and yourself) on one of the latest genius pet …
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In Celebration of Pet Appreciation Week

Hopefully, the ways we show appreciation to our pets are better received than our dogs’ slobbery kisses may be. It’s a common sentiment to hear a pet parent say something like, “I cuddle my cat until he gets mad at …
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Celebrate National Train Your Dog Month and Enjoy a Better Trained Dog

Think of the best mannered dog you’ve ever met. Got him or her in mind? Good. What stands out to you about that pooch? Was it the fact that he walked politely on a leash, was well-behaved towards other dogs …
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Prevent Accidental Pet Poisoning with Poison Prevention Awareness

Imagine this scenario, your beloved black lab Rufus starts gagging and vomiting. This isn’t the one and done kind of thing either, it keeps it up for several minutes. In a panic you call you veterinarian who asks if it’s …
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International Dog Biscuit Appreciation Day

February 23, 2016 is International Dog Biscuit Appreciation Day. This is likely one of your dog’s favorite holidays, but dog owners also have plenty of reasons to celebrate.
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Happy Holidays: What’s on Your Dog’s Wish List?

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Towns all around the country are lit up with festive lights, everyone is dressing in their holiday best and kids everywhere are diligently writing out their wish list for Santa. But what …
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Celebrate National Mutt Day on July 31

Do you have a beloved mutt? It’s their day on July 31!  Started by dog advocate Colleen Paige in 2005 to encourage adoption, National Mutt Day is celebrated in July and December. Pet shelters are full of loveable mutts eager …
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DIY Dog Toys for the Special Pets in Your Life

Does your dog rip the stuffing out of his newest toy faster than the speed of light? Is that squeaker in the toy just a little too loud after a long day’s work? With a little creativity you can recycle …
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Holiday Decorations Can Be Dangerous: Protect Your Pets

It can be fun to decorate for the holidays. It can also be dangerous for your pets. Curious animals can ingest toxic plants, chew on glass ornaments and knock over candles with a swish of a tail. Prevent trips to …
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