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November 28, 2017

You may be surprised to have so much grief from the loss of your dog, or to be experiencing grief before your dog is even gone. This grief is completely normal, and may be misunderstood by the people around you. They may accuse you of overreacting. It is, after all, ‘j...

November 5, 2017

Bringing a new pet home is so exciting. Naming this new pet though can be a little daunting. Below are a few tips to help make this process easier for you.

Consider your pet’s personality. This means getting to know your new pet a little bit before settling on a name. D...

November 1, 2017

 Apple Crunch Puppy Cakes

Ingredients:

 2 cups water

 ¼ cups apple sauce (I used Mott’s Natural)

 ¼ tsp vanilla extract

 1 egg

 4 Tbsp honey

 4 cups whole wheat flour 

1 Tbsp baking powder 

1 cup chopped apples (about 1 apple) 

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F....

October 5, 2017

Rescue dogs make a great pet any time of year, but during each October shelters and animal lovers observe Adopt-a-Shelter-Dog-Month, a month-long endeavor to celebrate shelter dogs and promote adoption. What better time than now to march down to your local shelter and...

September 30, 2017

Now that summer is officially over its back to business with fall season hustle and bustle! 

It’s back-to-school, more activities for the kiddos, tighter schedules for parents, and pups that want to remain busy, active, and frankly, keep their humans home. If you’re int...

September 23, 2017

Vibrant colors, crisp air, and the warm smell of harvest spices in the air – is there anything not to love about the approaching autumn season? Try these cookies that I am sure your fall fur-baby will love! n Pie Cookies

This recipe for these incredible Fall cookies tha...

August 26, 2017

Who doesn't love ice cream a sunny day? Dogs generally find frozen treats irresistible.You can find doggie ice cream in the freezer section of your grocery store but it’s also very easy (and inexpensive) to make at home. 

Just don’t add sugar as it’s not good for your p...

August 19, 2017

When a new puppy comes to live with you, it may seem like he needs to learn everything at once. But prioritizing certain behaviors will help set you up for success with others. Here are some of my favorites:

Be the Pack Leader

Puppies are naturally hard-wired to follow a...