Spring Cleaning Tips for Your Pet Household: Bedroom

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Thursday is the day we’ve all been waiting for: the official start of spring! Not only does it mark a change of seasons but it’s also time for a rite of spring: the annual cleaning. Sure, we clean on a day-to-day basis but spring means a time to roll up our sleeves and really do […]

Got Stains on Your Carpet or Upholstery?

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The holidays are over. The guests are gone. The decorations are put away for another year. But, in many of our homes, the stains remain. If you’re finding stains in your carpet or upholstery, be sure to give the Rug Doctor Holiday Hotline a call; they’ve extended the free service, which launched in November, until […]

Congrats to our #TexaswithDogs Rug Doctor Winner!

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Congratulations to Shari A., the winner out of 17,431 entries in our #TexaswithDogs giveaway for a Rug Doctor Mighty Pro X3 cleaning machine and a copy of our new DogTipper’s Texas with Dogs guidebook! Shari: please check your inbox for our email; if you don’t receive it, email editors@dogtipper.com with your shipping address within the […]

Tips for a Tail-Wagging Hotel Stay #TexasWithDogs

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Are you considering a hotel stay with your dog this upcoming holiday season? In the research for our DogTipper’s Texas with Dogs guidebook, Irie and Tiki spent quite a bit of time at hotels. Because a hotel is a strange new environment for your dog, it can cause him to become anxious, and even behave […]

Infographic: Traveling Spotlessly with Spot

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Travel can be messy business! Whether you’re wrestling mud and slush during winter getaways or contending with the potty accidents can happen even to the best housetrained dog when on the road, it pays to be prepared. In researching our new DogTipper’s Texas with Dogs guidebook, we put in hundreds of miles with Irie and […]

Holiday Gift Guide: For Pet Households

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In today’s addition to our 2013 Holiday Gift Guide, we look at some great electronics for pet households! Motorola SCOUT1 digital wireless video pet monitoring system We are going to be writing a full review of this brand-new system in the coming days but, first, we wanted to share it here in the gift guide! […]

Cleaning Your Rugs for the Holidays #TexaswithDogs

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It’s that time of year again…the time when all pet parents prepare to welcome non-pet people to their homes for the holidays. At the top of the list: remove the pet stains (and smells). We all know that we get accustomed to the pet smells, from the damp dog odors (as when Tiki insists on […]

Win a Rug Doctor in Our #TexasWithDogs Tour!

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As you know, I’ve been a member of the Rug Doctor Roundtable for a couple of years; I’ve loved writing about the ways that this US-made product can help pet households stay clean…and help travelers with dogs thanks to their excellent Rug Doctor Urine Eliminator and Rug Doctor Spot and Stain Remover products! We’re so […]

Fido’s Freebie Friday Prepares for a Book Launch!

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This is the week for our big book launch of DogTipper’s Texas with Dogs! Although the book may not be available on Amazon for another week or two, the book launch is kicking off this weekend in Dallas. On Friday, I’ll be speaking at the Cat Writers’ Association annual conference (about Twitter for Authors and […]

Rug Doctor to the Rescue Program Donates to ASPCA #RDToTheRescue

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As you know, we love Rug Doctor (and Paris is part of the Rug Doctor Roundtable). We’ve often talked about both the Rug Doctor machines that are great for cleaning your home’s carpet but also the products that are great for traveling with your pets and cleaning up any potential messes that could cause you […]