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Tails & Trails! 4 Things to Know Before Hiking With Your Dog

Tails & Trails! 4 Things to Know Before Hiking With Your Dog

/ January 29, 2015 9:53 am

When the weather is nice, your pup can’t wait to go outside and play. Hiking is a great way to get some variety in your pet’s exercise regimen, and it’s good for you, too! Varying terrain, plus new sights, smells, and sounds are all engaging stimuli your dog probably doesn’t [...]

The Do’s and Don’ts of Crating Your Dog

The Do’s and Don’ts of Crating Your Dog

/ January 28, 2015 8:34 am

Just as you would desire to have your own room, your dog likes to have a personal spot to call his own. Dogs are naturally den animals, so it will be easier for them to adjust to new environments if there’s a safe spot to turn to. Whether it’s to [...]

5 Logical Steps to Recover Your Lost Dog

5 Logical Steps to Recover Your Lost Dog

/ January 27, 2015 10:25 am

It doesn’t happen often but when your dog does bolt or run away, you can’t help but get that sinking feeling in your stomach when it happens. While it is important to take all precautions to ensure that your dog doesn’t run away, sometimes situations occur that are out of [...]

6 Ways to Make Teeth Brushing More Fun for Your Pup

6 Ways to Make Teeth Brushing More Fun for Your Pup

/ January 27, 2015 10:11 am

Hiking, playing fetch, and belly rubs are all essential duties of being a pet parent. But even the stuff that’s less exciting—like taking care of your pup’s teeth—is important to keep dogs happy and healthy. With dental care, it’s a good idea to find ways to be consistent with it [...]

6 Reasons Why Daycare Makes Life Better for You and Your Dog

6 Reasons Why Daycare Makes Life Better for You and Your Dog

/ January 26, 2015 9:25 am

Being a pup parent is an absolute blessing, but it poses a challenge; not only do you have to make room in your day-to-day for your dog, but you also want to make sure that he’s happy! There can be a number of reasons why you have to be away [...]

The Next “It” Breed and Other Pup Predictions for 2015

The Next “It” Breed and Other Pup Predictions for 2015

/ January 22, 2015 8:00 pm

What will the new year hold for all that is four-legged and furry? After gazing into our crystal ball, these five predictions for 2015 canine culture emerged. 1: Pop culture–inspired names will continue to reign supreme. Certain classic pup names, like Max, Buddy, Daisy, and Lucy, have long-term staying power. [...]

Everything You Need to Know About Dogs in L.A.

Everything You Need to Know About Dogs in L.A.

/ January 21, 2015 5:34 pm

A dog always appreciates sunshine, good food, and plenty of love—and Los Angeles has all three in spades. Every neighborhood has a different vibe, with different things for canines and their humans to enjoy. For instance there’s Santa Monica, with the ocean-facing boardwalk complete with carnival games and a ferris [...]

10 Tricks to Turn Your Dog Into an A+ Student

10 Tricks to Turn Your Dog Into an A+ Student

/ January 21, 2015 2:58 pm

You’ve taught your dog the classics—sit, stay, heel, the works. Now that Fido has mastered them, you may be wondering what’s left to teach. After all, your dog is a bonafide genius! As smart as your pup may be, there’s always room to grow. Training helps build better character, and [...]

Why Cuddling With Your Dog is the Best Thing Ever

Why Cuddling With Your Dog is the Best Thing Ever

/ January 20, 2015 5:27 pm

Do you ever wish you could feel less anxious, more relaxed and more confident? What if we told you that the answer is probably snuggled up in your lap? That’s right, Scientists have found that cuddling with your dog might be the way to a happier, calmer and more zen [...]

13 Dog-Friendly Restaurants in NYC That Will Rock Your Pup’s Paws Off

13 Dog-Friendly Restaurants in NYC That Will Rock Your Pup’s Paws Off

/ January 20, 2015 4:35 pm

There are 8.2 million hungry people in New York City, so it makes sense that there’s a seemingly infinite number of restaurants. For those New Yorkers who have dog companions who are just as hungry as they are, finding pup-friendly establishments is key. Here we highlight the Big Apple’s dog-friendliest [...]