What’s New: Canine Care Products Flashing LED Harness

Summer travel season is just around the corner. While the summer months bring long days, they also bring about plenty of late night activity with our dogs, from camping to long, lazy meals at outdoor patio restaurants. We all know how easy it is to drop a leash — and then worry about finding our […]

Does Your Dog Wear Booties? The Results of Our Survey!

This post is brought to you by Snuggy Boots, an orthotic and footwear suspender system for protecting your dog’s paws. Use coupon code Winter15Promo to save 15 percent on the purchase of a suspender system and protect your dog’s paws this winter! This winter, we conducted an online survey on the topic of winter paw […]

What Chemicals Are in De-Icing Materials?

If you live in the Northeast, you’re all too well aware that a blizzard is coming. To keep cities moving as much as possible, cities put de-icing materials on streets and sidewalks. But just what is in those de-icing chemicals? Well, the answer varies. When we think of de-icing, we often picture this: THOSE de-icing […]

Infographic: Winter Dog Care

As I write this, we’re preparing for a winter storm here. Living in Texas, we don’t have a fraction of the winter problems that many areas face but we’ve got a real possibility of ice and sleet in the coming days. Shelters are making plans to move all their dogs indoors, and the newscasters are […]

10 Winter Dog Dangers

This post is sponsored by Snuggy Boots, an orthotic and footwear suspender system to protect your dog’s paws this winter. Let’s face it: winter weather is tough. Whether you’re simply facing colder temperatures, as we are here, or battling with snow and ice, winter is difficult on us all–and that includes our dogs. Here are […]

Holiday Gift Idea: Snuggy Boots

We’ve talked about this before but, during the winter months, this is ESPECIALLY important. You wouldn’t go outside barefoot in the snow and ice…so why should your dog? Snuggy Boots is a patented orthotic and footwear system to protect your dog’s paws during these winter months, keeping them safe from ice, snow, and dangerous de-icing […]

Save 15% on Snuggy Boots to Protect Your Dog’s Paws This Winter!

We’ve said it before and we’ll say it again: would you barefoot in the snow and ice? Ah, no…but we all too often send our dogs out with unprotected paws in the ice and snow. Our dogs paws are at risk from dangerous de-icing chemicals in the winter as well as damage to their paw […]

Infographic: Autumn Dangers to Your Dog’s Paws

Fall is definitely in the air here now, and the cooler temperatures make us want to linger on our morning and evening walks. As Irie continues to progress after her ACL surgery, we’re now up to two 25-minute walks per day. She’s also able to walk on an incline so we’re able to hike uphill, […]

10 Reasons Your Dog Should Wear Booties

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 […]

Protecting Your Dog’s Paws on an Escalator

  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 […]