House training is one of the most important parts of training any dog to be a valued part of the family. As with many other aspects of dog training, the best way to house train a dog is to use the dog’s own nature to your benefit. The great thing about dogs and the thing […]
Although it is not technically summer, the weather is already scorching in Northern California which is a huge issue if you are trying to prevent hot paws. Yesterday I made the mistake of walking my dog Cooper too late in the day. Shortly after we started I was already feeling the heat and I could sense […]
We have a guest post from our friends at Positive Health and Wellness about how Pets are Improving Your Health. I’m sure anyone who has a pet can attest to this. Cooper has improved my life from the moment he walked in the door. He has helped me get to know my neighbors, been a […]
There are so many circumstances which can make you a dog owner. Whether it’s inheriting a dog, finding a stray or searching high and low for the right one, you need to be prepared. It’s easy to stumble upon an adoption day and fall in love with a dog. However, before you spontaneously adopt, ask […]
Sometimes it can be a challenge to maintain a daily schedule while taking care of your pet. Life tends to get it in the way. Your pets will appreciate the daily routine mapped out in this infographic. No matter what there is always time for cuddling.
It’s not hard to find articles on the positives and negatives of sharing your bed with your dog. There is scientific evidence promoting both sides of the coin. I’m not a scientist so I’m speaking from personal experience. When Cooper became part of my family, I was adamant about him not sharing my bed. From […]
One of my friends told me that her Mom was concerned about her still being single. She told her, “you should care as much about dating as you do your dog.” My dog sleeps in my bed and one night I looked over and he was on his back with his head on the pillow. […]