While I am thankful my current rescue dog Cleo does not get car sick - I have horrible memories of my Riley, who passed away, getting so sick that she just despised car rides all together. For quite a while we just limited car rides until we learned from our vet that Dramamine for dogs was an ...read it all!
I am the proudest of pit bull moms. I had 2 that passed away and I have one now - and if there is one thing I know is that they love to chew. Our current girl Cleo is a chewing fiend and it seems like I can never have enough on hand to keep those jaws moving. I feel guilty that as a first time ...read it all!
Most dogs will drag their butt on the floor at some point in time! One minute they are sitting nicely and relaxing - the next they are doing circles on your carpet with their butt on the floor at which time you are probably starting to yell "no"! My dog for whatever reason likes to do it after a ...read it all!
We are pit bull advocates through and through - they are forever in our hearts and we believe that they are one of the best breeds in the world! Because of this passion, we are very familiar with the story of Sergeant Stubby - one of World War I's biggest heroes. We are super excited to find out ...read it all!
It is estimated that every year over 30 million dogs are slaughtered for human consumption in Asian countries including China, Thailand, South Korea, Vietnam, Laos, and Indonesia. With those numbers, it seems like a hopeless task for the organizations that are desperately fighting to end the dog ...read it all!
Having seen some crazy posts recently about how much people and even rescues are spending to save sick animals - I thought this would be a great conversation to have! We believe every life matters, but how much money would you spend to save your pet if they became very ill? My Story My ...read it all!
We cannot think of a better way to promote pet adoption than to have a book that shows the humorous side of a dog making it to the world of royalty! Although Megan Markle gave her Beagle, Guy a fairy tale ending way before she became a princess by adopting him - this pooch ultimately found ...read it all!
Congratulations - your are engaged! This is an exciting time of your life and one where all the focus is on YOU - the bride-to-be. If you are a die-hard animal lover then you may be thinking, OK I finally have everyones attention - so how can I use this to help homeless animals. Well we got you ...read it all!
Another dog park! Well, not really, this is 1000x better than a dog park! Imagine a world where doggies played by your side - while you hang with your friends sipping wine - well, that is what BarkPark is about! Bringing together pets and their people in a fun and safe environment where they can all ...read it all!
I saw an image that made me stop in my tracks. It sucked me in and made me want to learn more about the subject and meaning of the image! That is what great photography does - and Travis Patenaude, from Stink-Eye Photography nailed it with his personal project to help the dogs of Spain (images ...read it all!
If there is one thing I know and understand it is anxiety in dogs. When we decided to foster Cleo we had no idea what we were getting into. Our 2 prior pitbulls were adopted as puppies and were happy and emotionally healthy - the only time they were ever nervous was the 4th of July - so anxiety ...read it all!
We have all heard the line about dogs being man's best friend - and they really are, which is why they are so well loved! But what about when you start to age? Is it a good idea to have a companion dog in your senior years? If we could scream out YES to the world - that would be our answer. ...read it all!