Billions of dollars are spent every year on food, supplements and accessories for dogs. Small dogs are toted in their own designer purses and dressed with color-coordinated booties. Specialty toys encourage learning and training. Bottom line: gift ideas for small dogs can be a little overwhelming. If you are looking for unique and memorable gift ideas for small dogs, start … [Read more...] about Best Gift Ideas for Small Dogs and Their Owners
A couple weeks ago I wrote a post as a tribute to Military Working Dogs that talked about the incredible sacrifice these dogs have made for our country. We decided that we really wanted to pitch in and help a four legged hero find a forever home so we made a donation to the Military Working Dogs organization. Debbie who runs the organization let me know that this could not … [Read more...] about Allan The CWD Retires At Last
Last weekend I got a head start on planting my summer flowers. Usually I wait until after Memorial Day to plant but since the weather this year has been anything but average I took advantage of it. Normally I am a petunia person. Petunias are hardy and come in beautiful colors that can brighten anyone's day. More importantly, they are not toxic to dogs. This is a very … [Read more...] about Those Flowers May Be Pretty, But Are They Safe For Your Dog?
Memorial Day weekend is the official start to the summer and what better way to welcome it in than with your dog! So if your looking for things to do over this extra long long holiday weekend here's a short list that your dog is sure to love! … [Read more...] about 10 Things To Do With Your Dog This Memorial Day Weekend
Having served in the Marine Corps and being an avid dog lover, I am elated to have the opportunity to write an article on how dogs have been utilized by the military for thousands of years. And, to pay tribute to the many dogs who have faithfully and honorably given up their own lives as a sacrifice so that their human partners could safely return home to their families. I … [Read more...] about Memorial Day Tribute to War Dogs