Halloween Safety: Costumes & Your Dog


This post is sponsored by Nutrish. All opinions and statements are entirely our own. Are you planning to enjoy some Halloween fun with your dog? Whether that fun means an afternoon of costumed photos, a pet parade, or an evening of trick or treating, it’s important to make sure your dog is safe and comfortable […]

The Caring Vet: 4th of July Pet Safety Tips


In The Caring Vet Column, Dr. Jeff Werber offers some ideas for keeping our pets safe during the upcoming 4th of the July holiday. For most of us, the 4th of July is a blast! We have a day off from work, we often have a BBQ with all the goodies that go with it—including […]

10 Ways to Keep Your Dog Safe On the Fourth of July


The countdown is on to the holiday that so many dogs–and dog lovers–dread: the Fourth of July. This day of family fun ends in fireworks in so many locations and results in more pets running away than any other day of the year. Shelters are already bracing for the influx of lost dogs and cats […]

The Caring Vet: Heading Off Holiday Pet Problems


With the holiday season bearing down like a runaway sleigh, it’s important to consider how to help our dogs cope with the added excitement and change of routine that the holidays bring. Pet parents know that dogs (and many humans!) are creatures of habit; below in The Caring Vet Column, Dr. Jeff Werber addresses the […]

DIY Holiday Travel Essentials for Your Tiniest Family Member


Traveling with your much-beloved pets can be a troublesome business. They have various needs for them to be comfortable while you move from one place to another. Providing all of these needs might hurt your wallet and travel expenses. Luckily, there are affordable and fun solutions for your travel needs. Here are several DIY projects […]

Protecting Your Pets from Holiday Hazards

36615244.thb — The holidays present a number of hazards for our furry friends, from festive decorations to fancy dinners. We all know by now not to feed our pets table scraps and turkey bones, but how do you keep your pets out of trouble while you’re busy enjoying the holiday time with friends and family? […]

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 […]

Planning a Doggy Delicious Thanksgiving Dinner


By Andrea Servadio, Co-Founder of Fitdog Sports Club Thanksgiving is a special day where our country unites in honoring our heritage as well as giving thanks to friends and loved ones. But what about Fido?! What better way to give thanks to our lovable pups than by allowing them to indulge in a dog-friendly thanksgiving […]

The Caring Vet: Tips for Making Thanksgiving Pet Friendly


Don’t look now, but the holiday season is in full swing. And, don’t think your pets don’t know it! Even if they appear to be unaware of the hustle and bustle around them, they know that something is up. Delicious smells emanating from the kitchen, an extra level of excitement from the kids and a […]

10 Things Your Dog Should Never Do This Halloween!


The countdown is on to Halloween but the fun of the season is already underway with pet parades, costume contests, and dog festivals every weekend. While we all love to have fun with our dogs during this festive season, it’s important to keep your dog–and trick or treaters–safe during this fun time. Here’s our rundown […]

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