Chicken Soup for the Soul: The Dog Did What?

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Reading the Forward of the book by Miranda Lambert had me in tears, figured that was my pre-cry before the book began.  Thoughts of dogs past came flooding back to me as I was turning the pages, Bandit, my frist Rat Terrier who tought me the love of the breed and was my constant companion Read more!

Where Are the Adoptable Dogs? (or Cats…)

It feels good to know you’ve made a difference in the world, even if it’s just a little one, some people find this feeling rescuing animals in need. There are thousands of pets all over the nation that is looking for homes this holiday season and if your home is ready to open your hearts Read more!

A Feathered Christmas

I’ve always wanted to string popcorn but didn’t really want it on my live tree in the house, figured something else to sweep up daily and I’m not one that likes to clean. The thought came to me that birds would eat popcorn so I decided to make a bird friendly tree outside for the Read more!

The Ol’ Tail of Tales (& Ears)

Every once in a while I see the conversation turn to cropping & docking, some are for it and of course, there are some against it. Over in Europe, it is actually outlawed, even when done by a licensed veterinarian.  Some consider it mutilation while others don’t see it that way.  I saw most recently Read more!

Not All Breeds are Created Equal

We’ve all been guilty of saying “AW!! How cute! I want one!” As momma said, “Beauty is only skin deep”, this goes for choosing a canine (and even feline) companion as well.  While the doggy in the window is adorable it might not fit your lifestyle.  It’s important to be mindful of the breed’s disposition and be Read more!

The Doggie Lift

I saw this product when it was still in the funding/start-up stage and thought it was a wise concept.  The design comes from the mind of a practicing veterinarian.  This sling like body harness wraps around the dog to support them during suspension, hanging from the door frame.  The door brace fits at the top Read more!

Yogurt Frosting

A great icing to pair with the Gingerbread Cookies. Yields: 1 cup Prep Time: 5 minutes Cook Time: None Ingredients 1/2 cup plain Greek yogurt 1/2 cup tapioca starch 2 – 3 teaspoons low fat or 2% milk Directions Place yogurt and tapioca starch in a small bowl and thoroughly combine. Mix in milk a Read more!

Gingerbread Cookies

A doggy friendly rendition of a holiday favorite, the gingerbread cookie. Let your pooch enjoy a piece of the wonderful season with his own cookies! Really spruce it up with yogurt icing for a traditional decorated, canine friendly, look. Print Gingerbread Biscuits Prep Time: 10 minutes Cook Time: 20 minutes Total Time: 30 minutes Category: Read more!

Halo VitaGlo Dream Coat

Halo VitaGlo Dream Coat

Halo VitaGlo Dream Coat is an easy to administer feeding supplement, simply added to your pet’s food at mealtime, that is marketed to promote a healthy, shiny, & soft coat.  The VitaGlo formula contains Organic Soybean Oil, Safflower Oil, Sunflower Oil, Wheat Germ Oil, Cod Liver Oil, Anise Oil, Garlic Oil, & Vitamin E Supplement.  In Read more!

Wellness TruFood Make it Fresh Dog Food

Wellness TruFood Make it Fresh Beef, Sweet Potatoes & Carrots Recipe Raw Freeze Dried Dog Food

In the vast, head-spinning world of dog food, we’ve all heard an argument for feeding raw foods to our furry buddies.  Some people think it’s too nasty, worried about the germ transfer as well as parasites while others are worried more about the hassle and keeping of raw, fresh foods.  Wellness TruFood Make it Fresh Read more!