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How to Rename Your New Dog: 2 Easy Tricks!

Should you rename your newly-adopted dog if you don’t like his or her name? Whether you are looking at renaming a puppy or an older dog, changing your dog’s name is easier than you might think! Let’s face it: some names just don’t roll off our tongues with ease. Other names bring up unpleasant memories …

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6 Ways to Use Training Treats Even When You’re Not Dog Training

This post is sponsored by Wellness. All statements and opinions are entirely our own. As always, we only share products that our own pets enjoy! This has been a big month for our little Bärli. Since his adoption on March 13, he’s left the shelter that had been his home for three months, moved to …

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Checklist: Socializing Your Older Rescue Puppy

Since Bärli’s adoption on March 13, we’ve been busy socializing him, exposing him to experiences that he might come across on future outings or in our daily life. Bärli, now five (and possibly six) months old, had been at the shelter for three months when we adopted him so, while he had experienced handling by …

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5 Types of Pets We Would Love You to Consider for #AdoptaShelterPet Month

 This post is sponsored by BlogPaws. I am being compensated to support Adopt a Shelter Pet Month with an educational post, but DogTipper only shares information we feel is relevant to our readers. BlogPaws is not responsible for the content of this article. October is Adopt a Shelter Dog Month, a time when the public …

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Saving Yourself–By Saving a Dog

Everyone who has ever adopted an animal knows that they receive so much in return for the simple act of adoption, from the wonderful feeling of knowing they saved an animal’s life to the joy of a devoted companion. The benefits reach much further, though, including mental and physical benefits. We just received this infographic …

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