#PetHairSolutions for Handling Shedding Season

With six pets in our house, we are no strangers to shedding problems. Although we don’t have a particularly cold winter season here, compared to so many locations, our pets grow a winter coat anyway–and blow that coat as the weather warms up. With temperatures reaching 90 degrees here already, the fur is flying. To […]

2012 Gift Guide: Vacuum Accessory by FURminator

With the holiday season nearly here, many of us are preparing our homes, ourselves and our pets for holiday visitors and events. For pet parents, that preparation can mean extra grooming for our fur-buddies to make them extra presentable when the holiday company arrives. If cold weather means grooming your dog indoors, you’ll face another […]

BlogPaws #PawsGiftGuide 2012!

Recently we brought you some great holiday pet products selected by BlogPaws as some of their top holiday choices for 2012; today we bring you four more of their gift guide selections! These products are just a few of the BlogPaws Great Gifts for Pets Holiday Gift Guide. For even more suggestions, click the badge […]

What’s New: New Dog Grooming Products from FURminator

Product: FURminator® New Dog Grooming Tools Manufacturer: FURminator® Inc., Fenton, MO Professionals know it pays to have the right tools for the job, whether repairing an engine or fine tuning Rover’s coat. Industry-leader FURminator has introduced a new series of products to help with the latter job, designed to be used in tandem to help […]

Review: FUR Dry by FURminator

Product: FURminator FUR Dry™ What it is: water absorbent dog coat to wear after a bath Manufacturer: FURminator Inc. DogTipper Review: Even if your dog loves taking a bath, as soon as it’s over, he only has one thing on his mind: drying off! Even during the hottest summer on record here in central Texas, […]

Fido’s Faves: FURminator for Short Hair

Product or Place I Am Reviewing: FURminator for Short Hair My Dog’s Name: Murph What I Liked About This Product or Place: The FURminator picked up lots of hair. We have seen a serious improvement in shedding. My short haired Puggle is a major shedder. Now I don’t have to vacuum as often. What My […]

Exciting Donation News!

We have some very exciting news to share! As you remember, last month we participated in a FURminator project that involved 25 bloggers writing about the FURminator deShedding Tool for National Hairball Awareness Day. (We created the Hairy Potter…which we are quite proud of!) Well, one of the 25 bloggers was to be awarded a […]

Grooming Your Dog for the Summer

As we wrote about last month, the warm weather here has had us starting our summer grooming sooner this year than usual. Tiki had her first “real” haircut to help keep her cool and to reduce her shedding. Today we’ve got some special tips from PetSmart grooming expert Linda Erickson shares her tips on getting […]

Hairballs, Meet Hairy Potter!

Last spring, we wrote about discovering the FURminator for our dogs. Well, this spring it’s our cats’ turn….not just at a FURminator of their own but also for a site of their own. This month, in recognition of National Hairball Awareness Day, we’ve been using the FURminator deShedding Tool for Cats and gathering cat hair…lots […]

Facebook Friday, June 4, 2010

For the first Facebook Friday in June, we wanted to highlight a special adoption awareness month and a fun dog day planned for later this month. Summer also means shedding so we’ve got the fan page for a popular de-shedding tool as well. We also spotlight a very special rescue and look at the fan […]