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A Safe, Soft Place: Why Your Dog Needs a Dog Bed

Most dogs sleep for 12 hours a day. Choosing the right bed is essential. Though many people think dogs can curl up and sleep most anywhere, your furry friend really shouldn’t be sleeping on the floor. You also probably don’t want him climbing up on your beds or sofas. The truth is, dogs need beds … Continued

Christmas Trees and Dogs Don’t Mix

A Christmas tree is a source of joy during the holidays but can pose dangerous hazards to your dog Next to you, your dog may think that your Christmas tree is her best friend –at least during the holidays. Most dogs are instinctively drawn to its inviting smell and the allure of gift boxes, wrappings, … Continued

Keep Your Dog Safe During the Holidays

Each year, thousands of dogs become victims of holiday-related accidents and poisonings. A shimmering tree, brightly-wrapped gifts, hearty fare and family gatherings make the holidays magical for you and your family. For your dog, however, these same joys can be hazardous to her health so it’s wise to take extra precautions during the holiday season. … Continued

Dog Proofing Furniture in Your Home

Taking care to dog-proof your home will give you peace of mind and even make it more pet-friendly. Making some adjustments to your living space will go a long way toward reducing accidents and damage to your furniture. Your pet’s natural instincts are typically the cause of damage. Assess your home — from a dog’s … Continued

Choosing a Bed for Your Dog

Most dogs sleep for 12 hours a day. Choosing the right bed is essential. New dog owners are often shocked by how much their dog sleeps. Most dogs sleep for 12 hours a day, and some breeds will doze for as much as 18 hours. The truth is, however, that when dogs are “sleeping,” they … Continued

The Lap of Luxury: Glamorous Accessories for Your Pet

If you recently won the lottery and aren’t sure what to spend your pretty pennies on, you’re in luck! From diamond-encrusted collars to beds fit for a furry princess, we’ve got a roundup of pet accessories that are absolutely drool-worthy! Your dog may already have fur, but thisåÊ$995 mink coat is the perfect way to … Continued

Protecting Your Dogs in Cold Weather

  Did you know that åÊDecember 22 is National Keep Pets Safe day? With temperatures dropping, we‰Ûªre covering what you can do to make sure your furry friend is protected! Below are a few of our favorite tips provided by the ASPCA: It is surprising to hear that more dogs are lost during winter than … Continued

Dog Proofing Furniture in Your Home

Taking care to dog-proof your home will give you peace of mind and even make it more pet-friendly. Making some adjustments to your living space will go a long way toward reducing accidents and damage to your furniture. Your pet‰Ûªs natural instincts are typically the cause of damage. Assess your home ‰ÛÓ from a dog’s … Continued

Is Man’s Best Friend a Good TV Companion?

It’s Friday night and time to catch up on your favorite fall season episodes. You pour yourself a glass of wine, make a bucket of popcorn, and let the week come to a satisfying finish. As you look over, you see your furry companion ready to join you, excited to see what happens next. Is … Continued

Importance of Pet-Proofing Your Home

  We love our pets like family, and often times we may not be aware of the many common items in the home that can pose a potential danger to our pets. It is important to pet-proof a home with the same diligence that we use to baby-proof our homes before the arrival of a … Continued

Keeping Your Pets Safe This Halloween

One of the highlights of fall is Halloween, which is an enjoyable time for kids and adults, but can be quite dangerous for canines. As you prepare your home this week for the coming holiday, be sure to keep the following tips in mind so your dog stays safe!   1) Create a Scare-free safety … Continued

What's the best collar for your dog?

When it comes to buying gear for your dog, there are so many options that it can be a little confusing, even for those who have had dogs in the past. Picking the right collar and leash for your dog can make taking walks with your new furry friend more enjoyable as well as reduces … Continued

Top 5 common home products that could be dangerous to dogs

Making the decision to adopt a dog is a life-altering one that will put you in charge of the health and well-being of a new companion. As a result, before you bring your new friend home from the breeder or animal shelter, there are a number of changes you should make around the home to … Continued

Tips to help keep your yard safe for your pets.

There is nothing quite like the heat of summer, and the warm weather gives pet owners and their animals numerous opportunities to enjoy the great outdoors. However, adequate flea and tick control is necessary at all times to ensure that animal wellness is never compromised. Unfortunately, not all dog and cat owners are up to speed on what needs … Continued

Top 5 Tips for Dog Boarders This Summer

Spring and summer is the time of year when many families will jet off to a vacation location, and oftentimes it’s not cost-effective or enjoyable for your dog to come along. Boarding is sometimes the best course of action when leaving for an extended period of time, but there is plenty of preparation beforehand to … Continued