This time of year, it's easy to fall into the winter doldrums. Cold temperatures and short, sunless days are enough to make anyone a little blue, but it's easy to fix that with a dog & mom spa day at home. Take an evening to create the mood and treat yourself and your dog to a few relaxing hours that are sure to get tails wagging this winter. Here's how to create your own spa-like atmosphere at home. 3 Tips to Plan a Dog & Mom Spa Day at Home 1. Set the Scene Put yourself (and your ... Read More about 3 Tips to Plan a Dog & Mom Spa Day at Home
What are the winter months like in your neck of the woods? Here in the midwest, we usually get a lot of snow and we can have some ridiculously cold days. Sub-zero temperatures are not unheard of in January and February here in Indiana. If I had my way, I swear I'd hibernate from right after Christmas until Easter, but unfortunately my dogs don't give me that option. Cold weather or not, they still need to get outdoors to potty, to go for walks, and to be honest, they don't seem to mind the ... Read More about 8 Ways to Protect Your Dog From Winter Weather
When you’re planning your next trip, making arrangements for your dog is just as important as making arrangements for the rest of the family. Whether your pooch is coming with you to a pet-friendly destination or enjoying a staycation while you’re away, of course you want her to be happy and well taken care of during your trip. The next time you’re making travel plans, check out these 4 options for your dog while you’re on vacation. 4 Options for Your Dog While You're on Vacation 1. ... Read More about 4 Options for Your Dog While You’re on Vacation
No matter how well-trained your dog is, she may still end up ruining a good pair of blinds or two in her excitement to see out the window. Been there, done that. This is not only destructive to your home, but also dangerous for your pet if she were to become entangled in the cords or ingest the plastic. It’s crucial that you keep your pets safe as well as protect your property by installing pet-safe window coverings. This blog post contains affiliate links. If you make a purchase ... Read More about 4 Types of Window Coverings for Dog-Friendly Homes
Nowadays many dogs have important jobs. One might be a service dog, another a therapy dog, while another might be an emotional support animal (ESA). But what's the difference, you're probably wondering. Well, I'm so glad you asked. Let me share with you a few of the differences between these 3 classes of working dogs. Service Dog vs. Therapy Dog: What's the Difference? 1. Service Dogs Can be taken into public establishments May live with their disabled owner even if a "no pet" ... Read More about Service Dog vs. Therapy Dog: What’s the Difference?