Review: #Kurgo Collaps-a-Bowl

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Just last week, we decided to take the Kurgo Collaps-a-Bowl for a test drive on one of our day trips. Along with Irie and Tiki, we headed to our favorite dog-friendly Texas state park: Inks Lake State Park. Like its name suggests, this bowl collapses for easy storage (and even has a hole in the […]

#FueltheLove on Your Doggie Day Trips

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We love day trips. When time and budget restraints make a lengthy vacation out of reach, a day trip can be just the ticket. Through the years, we’ve made day trips not just an amusement but a profession; our very first book and our longest running book in print, updated now over a dozen times, […]

Protecting Your Dog’s Paws on the Beach with Snuggy Boots

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Living in Texas, our dogs don’t have much experience with the most common reason for wearing dog booties: ice and snow. The ice and snow that can cling to your dog’s paw pads (and form painful balls between his toes) cause many dog lovers to turn to booties every winter. The harmful de-icing chemicals used […]

#ad Positive Reinforcement Training with USA-Made #NudgesMoments

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I am a member of the Collective Bias® Social Fabric® Community. This shop has been compensated as part of a social shopper amplification for Collective Bias and its advertiser. As you know, I do a LOT of positive reinforcement dog training with Irie and Tiki. I really credit consistent, happy training with helping Irie to […]

Shopping for Pet Products at Tuesday Morning

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As you all know, we love to look for ways to save money on pet care while, at the same time, providing a healthy, happy lifestyle to our pets. With two dogs and four cats in our home, we’re always looking for ways to keep the budget on a short leash without sacrificing quality or […]

Track Your Dog’s Activity with Whistle

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Earlier this week I told you that I’m off to Las Vegas for the annual BlogPaws conference on Wednesday. As much as I’d love to take Irie and Tiki, the drive is three days each way but, most especially, John needs to stay close to home because of health concerns with three of his elderly […]

Review: Treasured Friends Keepsake Plaque

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As you all know, John and I love to take photos of Irie and Tiki. After many years specializing in travel photography, we now love photographing our pets. When we can combine our passions for pets and travel in a fun travel photograph, such as Irie and Tiki in a field of Texas bluebonnets, it […]

Review: Natural Ultramix Dietary Supplement #OrganicPet

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As you know, on Sunday we’re co-hosting the #OrganicPet Twitter party where we’ll be giving away over $700 in Castor & Pollux products…including the Natural Ultramix Dietary Supplement for Dogs and Cats. Like us, you probably think of supplements in the form of pills and powders…but this supplement is an easy-to-serve puree available in Sweet […]

Review: Natural Pet Products from Only Natural Pet #PawNatural

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This month, we’ve been been telling you about the Only Natural Pet products that Pet360.com will now be carrying.We interviewed the Only Natural Pet CEO, and we invited you to join us in a #PawNatural Challenge to think of even a small step you could take to put one paw forward in our efforts toward […]

Review: ORGANIX Jerky Chip Cookies #OrganicPet

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OK, we know that the mention of jerky and dog treats in the same sentence makes many of us nervous. After some frightening stories, many of us have steered clear of jerky–but now there’s a high-quality, all-natural, made in the USA product that promises to fetch a lot of positive attention from pet parents. ORGANIX […]