10 Reasons Your Dog Should Wear Booties

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Ouch! How many times have you walked outside barefoot and said, “Never again!” Today we’ve got 10 great reasons for your dog to wear booties in this easy-to-share infographic brought to you by Snuggy Paws, a great way to protect your dog’s paws year around! Share this Image On Your Site <p><a href=’http://wp.me/p4fy1o-lLa’><img src=’http://www.dogtipper.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/snuggy-boots-infographic.png’ alt=’10 […]

GIVEAWAY: Win Snuggy Boots Socks for Fall!

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Autumn weather means evenings at home, snuggled into something soft and cozy–like soft slippers and socks. Your dog, especially senior dogs, arthritic dogs, or any dog with mobility issues on slippery floors, will also appreciate traction socks to help on tile, laminate, hardwood floors and even boat decks. We’ve got a new giveaway from Snuggy […]

Protecting Your Dog’s Paws on an Escalator

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  Recently the San Francisco SPCA sent us a warning about a hazard that we know might surprise some pet parents: escalators. The warning noted that two SF SPCA hospitals, in the Mission and Pacific Heights, regularly receive emergency visits for escalator-related injuries. Dogs’ paws can get caught between the moving escalator steps, leading to […]

Protecting Paws from Stinging Insects!

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This has been our week of wasps. First, I was stung on my instep while going outside barefoot to give Irie a bath. I’m allergic so my foot swelled up, the pain was horrible, and I spent days with a swollen foot. I vowed not to go back outside this summer without shoes. But then […]

Snuggy Boots Back to School GIVEAWAY!

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Back to school time is just around the corner. It’s a time for new supplies, new school clothes, new school shoes. How about some new shoes for your dog? We’ve got a new giveaway from Canine Care Products, makers of Snuggy Boots orthotic and footwear system, a great way to protect your dog’s feet and […]

#SummerSafety Tips for Your Dog

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Today we head out with Irie and Tiki on another of our staycation day trips this week. We’re headed to the lake with them, one of our favorite places during the hot summer months. It’s a chance for Irie and Tiki to cool off and swim with us and enjoy a summer getaway at very […]

Saving Your Dog’s Paws with Snuggy Boots

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Is it hot enough to fry an egg on the sidewalk? Well, just think how that heat feels on your dog’s paws! In the above video, you can see some really alarming numbers about hot summer asphalt. Did you know an 85 degree day means 140 degree asphalt? By pressing your bare hand to the […]

GIVEAWAY: Win Snuggy Boots!

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We hope you’ve been following along with our adventures trying the Snuggy Boots to help keep our dogs’ paws protected from hot (hot, hot!) asphalt this summer as well as hot beach sand, burrs, and broken glass. We recently ran a post about protection your dog’s paw pads this summer, and received some email from […]

Protecting Your Dog’s Paw Pads During the Summer

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Summer is a fun, carefree time…but that doesn’t mean that there aren’t dangers out there for your dog. Today we want to specifically talk about your dog’s paws and summer. While we often think of winter hazards to our dog’s paw pads, like ice and deicing chemicals, summer is a time of paw problems as […]

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 […]

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