- 5 Ways to Give Your Dog the Best Walk on National Walk Your Dog Day
Whether you have a Siberian Husky or a five-pound Chihuahua mix, chances are one of your pup’s favorite parts of the day is W-A-L-K time. It’s recommended you walk your dog at least once a day, but with today being National Walk Your Dog Day, right now is a great time to gift your best […]
- A Very Meowy Gift Guide for Pets and Their People
While you’re making your lists and checking them twice this holiday season, don’t forget about presents for your pets –and your pet loving friends! Whether they’re on the naughty or nice list, they deserve a gift to join in the celebrations. We’ve done all the work for you and hand-selected our favorite goodies for the […]
- Learn to Speak Dog
Given that a well-trained dog can learn to differentiate between, and respond appropriately to, hundreds of commands from her human family, it is only right that we should make an effort to understand what our canine companions are trying to say to us. We all know that a growl is a warning, and a yelp […]
- The Best Valentine’s Date Is Your Pet
We all know that February is the month of love. Valentine’s Day is pretty unavoidable, by January 2 we are already seeing red and pink hearts splattered around all over our favorite stores. Rom-coms suddenly start to pop up in our Netflix recommendations and flowers are inexplicably 200 percent more expensive than they were a […]
- Will ‘Back-to-School’ Make Your Best Friend Blue?
A sudden change of schedule can lead to stress in your dog or cat and can cause behavioral problems. Extra attention and/or a new friend may be the solution. After a summer of playing ball, swimming, catching fireflies and getting lots of attention from his favorite boy or girl, your dog or cat may not […]
- Prepping Your Home for Your Newly Adopted Cat
Adopting a shelter cat is a wonderful experience. But, bringing home a new feline friend requires a great deal of preparation. Most shelter cats need to adjust to a new home. The following tips will help your new kitty feel more comfortable as a house cat. #1 Create a private area. Animal shelters can […]
- Keeping Your Pet Happy in Winter
While providing your pet an indoor sanctuary is an obvious solution to avoiding chilly weather, losing out on some of the season’s fun outdoor time can make for a bored little friend. To keep your pet happy (and their less-than-savory habits to a minimum), here are a few tips to help you create a comfy […]
- Teach your dog to come when called, and be the envy of the dog park!
Recall, or coming when called, is an incredibly useful skill for all dogs to have. While it’s often used to keep your pup safe when exploring off-leash, you can also use it when your dog is playing with other dogs to keep the play relaxed and fun! As you can imagine, being able to have […]
- You can’t buy love but you can rescue it
SO true! Love cannot be bought. But, boy oh boy, can it be rescued!!! The beauty seen here is Fanny, an awesome dog who was available for adoption in Hollywood, California from The Mutt Scouts — she’s been adopted, yay! You can see her ADOPTED profile and other cuties who are still available for adoption at The Mutt Scouts here. If […]
- A dog’s kiss
Their love heals us in the most amazing ways, doesn’t it? Click the cartoon above to view and SHARE this cartoon on Facebook.