Everything You Need to Know About Dog Grooming

Everything You Need to Know About Dog Grooming

by Kyla Dewar  •  June 06, 2019
Just like humans, dogs require proper hygiene in their day-to-day lives to stay healthy. But unlike humans, dogs can't always do it themselves. Life is a lot easier for those of us with opposable thumbs, which is why your dog may need a little extra TLC from you to ensure it’s grooming requirements aren’t neglected. Contrary to popular belief, dog grooming is about more than just fur. There are a lot of aspects that go into dog grooming — fur is just generally the most time-consuming part ...
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4 Homemade Treats Your Dog Will Love

4 Homemade Treats Your Dog Will Love

by Kyla Dewar  •  May 30, 2019
Every dog deserves a treat. Whether they’ve earned one by doing well in their training, performing a trick, or just simply look too cute to not give them one, treats are an essential part of a dog’s life. However, not all treats are created equal. When it comes down to it, there’s a lot of processing that goes into the treat bags you buy from the store. Some are packed full of unidentifiable ingredients, others contain chemical additives, and more often than not, the healthier options cost...
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Why You Should Take the Time to Train Your Dog

Why You Should Take the Time to Train Your Dog

by Kyla Dewar  •  May 23, 2019
Puppies are just about the cutest things on the planet. It’s a fact many people will wholeheartedly agree with. But ever ask anyone who’s raised a puppy, and they likely have a few other choice things to say about them as well. Sure, they’re fluffy and always Instagram ready, but as lovable and adorable as puppies are, they sometimes have trouble understanding that what they do while exploring the world isn’t always well-received by the people who’ve welcomed them into their homes. Thou...
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The Most Popular Puppy Names of 2019

The Most Popular Puppy Names of 2019

by Kyla Dewar  •  May 16, 2019
There’s a lot that goes into a name. Chances are, at one point or another we’ve all been curious about the meaning of our own! Sometimes, we even find ourselves relating to what we find. What it comes down to is that a name is an expression of who you are. And this fact rings true for our pets as well! Dogs — just like people — rely heavily on their name. It can be a calling card and an important identifier. Similarly to us humans, without a name, dogs wouldn't know who they are. That's...
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Top Warning Signs Your Pet is Being Abused

Top Warning Signs Your Pet is Being Abused

by Rachel Abitan  •  May 09, 2019
To most, pets are family, but heartbreakingly, not everyone treats them as such. Unfortunately, animal abuse or neglect are all too common these days, which means more and more pets are at risk of harm. The best way to prevent animal abuse is proper observation and prevention. By understanding what constitutes abuse, knowing the tell-tale signs, and finding the right resources to help you track and report this abuse, you can help an animal before it’s too late. Defining Abuse The fir...
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83 Healthy & Harmful Foods For Dogs You Need to Remember

83 Healthy & Harmful Foods For Dogs You Need to Remember

by Kyla Dewar  •  May 02, 2019
For many of us, the love we have for our dogs is as deep as the love we have for the people in our lives. They become an integral part of our families from the moment we bring them home, and we often treat them like a young child. However, as with any other family members, we need to look out for their best interests. Sometimes, this means not giving them what they want. Now, you may say "I never give in to my dog!" and this might be true. And if you’re a pet sitter, you may have been give...
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Nanny Share

What Is a Nanny Share? Everything You Need to Know

by Martha Scully  •  September 30, 2018
Finding the right care provider can be hard for families. You want someone to love your pets and your babies the same way you do. With the cost of care rising, many parents are asking nowadays “What is Nanny Share?” Through this comprehensive guide, we'll walk you through what it means to share a nanny, how to find and pay for a nanny share, and how to maintain a nanny share relationship. By the end of this, you will know if nanny sharing is right for you and how to create a successful nanny...
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Keep Your Furry Friends Safe with These 9 Winter Pet Safety Tips
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Keep Your Furry Friends Safe with These 9 Winter Pet Safety Tips

by Craig Sutton  •  February 02, 2017
While most of us dread the shoveling and poor road conditions that come with a snowy weather, it’s important for us not to lose sight of the importance of winter pet safety. Our furry friends need just as much protection against the winter weather as we do. This is why we’ve put together the following tips to ensure your pets are safe and warm this winter when it’s freezing cold outside.
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