Got Ticks? Check the State by State Breakdown of Tick Species

We are no stranger to ticks here in Texas. We’ve been very lucky the past couple of years that the tick population has been way down, thanks to the terrible drought the state is experiencing. (The drop in the tick numbers may be the only benefit of the drought that I can see.) In regular […]

Keeping Your Dog Safe at Thanksgiving

Are you prepared for Thanksgiving yet? We are NOT here…our deadline for The Healthy Hound Cookbook is just days away so we’ve definitely been busy cooking at our house. The only problem is that we’ve only been cooking up dog treats!! Our friends over at PetCareRx have been getting ready for the holiday, though. Thanksgiving […]

Saving Money Highlights from #BarkWorld, Part Two

In Part One of our highlights from BarkWorld post, I told you about some of my favorite parts of the conference, from the dog treat cookoff to the Victoria Stilwell keynote. Today I wanted to bring you conference-related news about saving money! $2 Off Nutrish Coupon As I mentioned in an earlier post, Nutrish sent […]

10 Great Reasons to Visit Us at #AmazingPetExpo This Weekend!

If you’re in the Dallas area on Saturday, we’d LOVE for you to come by our booth at the Dallas Pet Expo! The free show runs from 10 am to 6 pm at the Automotive Building in Fair Park and you’re welcome to bring your pets! Although John will be staying home with our dogs […]

Hiking with Dogs Checklist

Summer is here, at least in terms of the weather outside! If sunshine and chirping birds are your signal that it’s time to enjoy the outdoors with your dog, you’ll want to take a look at this handy checklist for hiking with dogs. Hitting the trails means fun for everyone, especially our four-legged pals who […]

Keeping Pets Safe During the Holidays

Today our friends over at have a great infographic about pet holiday safety that we wanted to share with you! And please don’t forget to enter our giveaway to win one of two holiday paw stockings from Pet Care Rx! This infographic was created by, providing quality pet meds and supplies for all […]