9 Things to Keep in Mind for Dog Halloween Costumes and Parades

Dog Halloween costumes, parades and parties are among the most fun social activities you can do with your dog. Everyone puts a lot of heart and creativity into the costumes, and there’s a lot of laughter to go around. Here’s how to prep both you and your dog for a safe and fabulous time. 1. […]

8 Halloween Pet Parades You Can’t Miss

Looking for some fall fun? From coast to coast, there are Halloween pet parades that have dogs putting the wow! in bow wow. Here’s a peek at these annual events from around the country. 1. Haute Dog Howl’oween Parade in Long Beach, California Ahoy, doggies! These Boston Terriers took the 2016 Best in Show at […]

How to boost your pet food brand’s digital performance

As online pet food sales keep surging, along with consumer usage of mobile, digital and social tools to research and review pet nutrition and products, it’s more important than ever for pet food brands to ensure their digital presence is as robust and integrated as possible. Or, as a recent report from Gartner L2 put […]

12 Ways to a Dog-Friendly Backyard

It’s easy to make your backyard safe and fun for your dog. After all, both canines and humans enjoy outdoor play more than emergency vet visits. Here’s a quick refresher on how to keep yard time game-on. 1. Keep it fenced Don’t give your dog the independence to run all over your neighbor’s yard. Photography […]

8 Tips on How to Win a Dog Costume Contest This Halloween

Creativity is key if you want to win a prize in a dog costume contest. To stand out, create your own costume. Here are a few dog costume ideas to get you started — What should you dress your dog as this Halloween? Photography ©adogslifephoto | Getty Images. Look to the news, sports and recent […]

Silver Star Brands recalls two pet products for microbes

Silver Star Brands, Inc., recalled two PetAlive products for pets, according to the United States Food and Drug Administration. Testing found microbial contamination of the pet products. These pet products were recalled: PetAlive Plump-Up Pet oral spray, which marketed as improving appetite in underweight dogs and cats – NDC: 68703-290- 02 UPC: 818837013908 Lot: K011617E […]

DIY Recipe: Dog-Friendly Pumpkin Cookies

These are the easiest cookies you’ll ever make. They are healthy, seasonal and adorable, too! No need to fuss about ingredients — you can use whatever you have on hand, and these are a great way to use up dog-safe leftovers in your house during the Halloween and Thanksgiving holidays. This recipe is 1:1 flour […]

5 Tips to Help You Survive Puppy Behavior Problems

When I think of puppyhood, I can’t help but think of puppy behavior problems. Case in point: the time I came home from lunch to walk my Frenchie puppy and found that he had somehow escaped out of his crate in our teeny, tiny apartment. The floor was covered in shreds of paper and cardboard, […]

What to Do With Your Dog This Halloween

For grown-up goths and those with a (usually hidden) dark side, Halloween is the greatest holiday of the year. We get to dress up as whomever we please and eat candy guilt-free. What could be better? Well, ask any dog lover and they’ll tell you: Even the best night of the year is better when […]

A Lightweight Witch Hat for Your Dog

Perfect for a dog who doesn’t like to wear clothes or as an addition to an amazing ensemble, this lightweight hat is perfect for trick-or-treating. The hat size can be adjusted up or down for your furry friend, but this will give you a good start for a small/medium hat that fits most dogs. What […]