Traveling with Your Dog: Dr. Marty Becker Video


As summer beckons dog lovers and their four-legged family members to take to the road, be sure to spend a few minutes planning and packing for your pooch as well. In this video for DogTipper filmed by Dr. Marty Becker, often known as “America’s Veterinarian”and seen regularly on “Good Morning, America” and “The Dr. Oz […]

Adoptable Dog of the Day: Maggie in Salem, OR


DogTipper’s senior adoptable dog this week is Maggie, a female Rottweiler Mix who is currently being cared for by the Willamette Humane Society in Salem, Oregon. She is a large dog and still playful, despite her age. Maggie enjoys long walks and just hanging out with her human companions. Maggie is up to date on […]

Dog of the Day: Rocky, Corgidor


My Dog’s Name: Rocky Age of My Dog: 9 years Breed: Corgidor What I Love About My Dog: Rocky is a character! He makes me smile all the time. Rocky is such a sweetheart – so gentle and loving. I adopted him a year and a half ago. -contributed by Tree in Latrobe, PA

Win a Pure Mutt Bandanna for Your Dog! CLOSED


**This giveaway is closed. Congratulations to Prima Donna, Pamela Q., and Nikki T., our winners!** This spring we reviewed the super cute apparel for you and your dog from Pure Mutt, a company that promotes mixed breed dog adoption through its tees, leashes, collars, and these cute bandannas! We have three bandannas to give away: […]

Betty White Graces Cover of FIDO Friendly’s 50th Issue

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She’s been at the forefront of animal welfare issues for years, and now animal-loving A-lister Betty White graces the front cover of FIDO Friendly’s latest issue. The magazine’s 50th edition is a golden opportunity for the pooch-themed publication to not only show appreciation for the perennial Golden Girl but also to their readers. To celebrate […]

BISSELL Launches Facebook Campaign


Here’s a great way to help pets without spending any money! From now through September, for each new fan that registers on BISSELL’s Facebook page, the company will donate 50 cents to the Foundation toward its goal of contributing $50,000 in 2011. The Foundation is a 501(c)(3) organization that works with animal shelters […]

Our June 29 Winners!


Time to announce the winners of this week’s giveaways! The winner of the “What Would Your Dog Do for a Klondike Bed?” giveaway sponsored by Arabella & Fern is Belinda Hise! Her dog Tuffy received 444 votes and wins a super luxurious Klondike Bed from Arabella & Fern. Tuffy will also be modeling the Arabella […]

American Pit Bull Foundation Summer Concert Benefit, Charlotte, NC, July 16, 2011


Revelers can rock out for the sake of Rovers at an upcoming summer concert benefit presented by The American Pit Bull Foundation. Bolstering a positive image of the bully breed, the function will begin with an outdoor get together of dog devotees complete with games, contests, vendors, food and Spots from rescue sites who are […]

Dog of the Day: Bugsy Seigal, Chihuahua


My Dog’s Name: Bugsy Seigal Age of My Dog: 6 months Breed: Chihuahua What I Love About My Dog: Bugsy has a dynamic personality and cool demeanor. He is a fashion icon! -contributed by ARD in California

Ask the Trainer: My Doxie Acts Submissive


Dear Alecia: I have a doxie that when I call her she lays over and does the submissive thing. It is so much harder to pick her up from this angle without hurting her back. How can I stop her from doing this? Sophie came from a horrendous puppymill – she is your typical stubborn […]

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