I’m the Skype Pet Ambassador!

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Today I have an exciting announcement: I’m now the Skype Pet Ambassador! In the coming months, I’ll be writing about ways pet parents can use Skype to keep when you’re on the road without your dogs and much more. As you know, I use Skype every week for our DOG TRAVEL EXPERTS radio show, and […]

Happy New Year!

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We want to wish everyone a happy, healthy and fur-filled new year! Thank you so much for being a part of our DogTipper family in 2013, and we’re looking forward to a great year in 2014. Watch for new features plus more ways to save dogs and live a healthy, happy lifestyle with your dog […]

Are You Making New Year’s Resolutions for Your Dog?

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Are you making any resolutions for your dog? I’m thinking about resolutions for Tiki and Irie which will probably include getting more active (and getting a little more weight off of Tiki). But I’ve also been making some resolutions for US, ones inspired by our doggies…

Our Happy Holiday

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We hope everyone celebrating today had a joyous holiday with their two- and four-legged family members! We have taken off the day to enjoy time at home including an extra-long hike with the dogs and lots of fun photo taking around the tree. Irie and Tiki received bully sticks in their stockings this morning (and […]

Wishing Everyone a Very Happy Holiday!

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On Wednesday, we’re stepping away from the computer to enjoy some family time, a long dog walk, and the joy of the holidays. We want to wish all of you a very happy holiday and to thank you for making this such a great year for us!! We’d love to see YOUR holiday photos; please […]

365: Our Coyote Visitors

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This week Irie and Tiki have been VERY interested in scents on our usual trails. We’ve been seeing more and more coyote droppings, always in the very middle of the trail and present at almost every intersection of trails. We placed a game camera out to see if we might spot one of the coyotes–and […]

365: Our Enchanted Rock Day Trip #TexaswithDogs

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We hope everyone is enjoying a great holiday season, and I wanted to apologize for my lack of 365 posts! Work has been incredibly busy the past few months between promotion of DogTipper’s Texas with Dogs book, writing (and then going through editing) our upcoming The Healthy Hound Cookbook (out in March), freelancing, Event Barkers […]

365: Our #TexaswithDogs Book in Barnes and Noble!

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It’s always fun to see our books on the bookstore shelves! We were happy to see Barnes and Noble carrying our new DogTipper’s Texas with Dogs guidebook!

Watch for Us in the Rachael Ray Show Audience! #IamwithRR

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As you know, John and I lead a very quiet life here in our very rural setting. Surrounded by a nature preserve, our humble life consists of time usually divided between work at the computers and dog walks on a dirt road. But last week we veered off our usual path and got to enjoy […]

Our #TexaswithDogs Book Launch!

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At long last, TODAY was finally the launch date of our new DogTipper’s Texas with Dogs guidebook! Published by Open Road and distributed by Simon & Schuster, the 246-page, full-color guidebook will be sold both through online bookstores and traditional bookstores, especially in Texas. We had a great time researching the book; although we’ve written […]