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Remember Me Thursday Honors Shelter Pets–Don’t Miss #RememberMeThursday Contest

“All of the darkness in the world cannot extinguish the light of a single candle.” A time to take the words of Saint Francis of Assisi to heart, Remember Me Thursday is a day to light the way for a better future for homeless dogs and cats.  Taking place on September 23, join animal lovers from more than …

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Downton Abbey Dog Names: 75 Names You’ll Love

From the moment we saw a yellow Labrador Retriever’s tail wagging in time to the theme music during the opening credits, dog lovers everywhere became fascinated with the television phenomenon Downton Abbey. Whether you are looking for an elegant Edwardian era name or would like to pay tribute to your favorite character from the long-running …

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Boykin Spaniel Day

Synonyms for the term “buddy” includes words like “amigo,” “chum” and “confidante.”  Although you won’t find it listed  in the Merriam-Webster dictionary, if you are a fan of  a specific breed of sporting dog then the canine equivalent of “buddy” consists of two words: Boykin Spaniel.  And on September 1, these special dogs will be celebrated with …

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Vet Tips to Stay Safe When Hiking with Your Dog

The promise of cooler weather has dog lovers dreaming of autumn dog walks and longer hikes than we’ve been able to enjoy during the summer heat. Hiking with your dog means taking a few extra precautions, however. Today we have a guest post from Head Veterinarian Sean McCormack at tails.com and Senior Ranger, Margaret Anderson …

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