Gift Guide for the Dog Lovers in Your Life

My dogs are my babies. Chances are, you know someone in your life that feels the same way. So here is a simple guide for gifts for that dog lover in your life. 1) Dog Lovers Leather Charm Bracelet  2) Decorative Pillow Dogs Welcome 3) A Dog’s Guide to Humans (Fun Reads for Dog Lovers) (Volume 1) 4) Dog Person Stoneware Mug 5) It’s Not Drinking Alone if the Dog is Home Wine Glass 6) Dog Rules Throw Pillow 7) Chicken Soup for the Soul: My Very Good, Very Bad Dog 8) Dog Lover Cork Coaster Set 9) Dog Mom & Dad Gifts …

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Louisiana’s Carnival Season has Gone to the Dogs

Mystic Krewe of Mardi Paws Hosts Its First-Ever Mardi Gras Ball Mandeville, Louisiana (November 14, 2017) – They say every dog has his day, but now they’re finally getting their night, too. Because, after all, every dog deserves a ball … right? For 24 years, Louisiana’s famed “Mardi Paws” Parade has come at the tail end of Carnival season. This unique Mardi Gras parade designed for canine participants and their people takes place along the shores of Lake Pontchartrain in Mandeville, just across the causeway from New Orleans, on the Sunday after Fat Tuesday (that’s February 18, 2018). The event …

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Best Christmas Gifts for Your Dog

If your fur-kids are anything like mine, they are spoiled beyond belief! Don’t forget to include them in the spirit of the holidays and spoil your dogs some more with these awesome gifts for Christmas. Here are 6 gifts for your pooches that are sure to get their tails wagging! 1) Premium Plush Soft Sherpa Pet Dog Blanket – protect your sofa and give your pup a cozy place to curl up next to you.    2) iFetch Interactive Ball Launcher for Dogs – If your dog loves to play fetch (what dog doesn’t?!), then they will love this interactive ball …

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Florida’s Largest Pug Celebration on Nov. 4th

Florida Pugs Bringing Their Families to State’s Largest Pug Celebration! Kissimmee, FL — Pugs from all across Florida and the southeastern U.S. have packed up their families and are heading to Kissimmee for Pugsgiving 2017. Pugsgiving, Pug Rescue of Florida’s annual celebration of all things pug, is this Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017 from 11 a.m. until 5 p.m. at the Ramada Gateway Convention Center on US-192. Pug Rescue of Florida (PROoF) holds its annual Pugsgiving event to celebrate its success in rescuing and placing pugs and pug mixes into forever homes. The day-long celebration features games and contests for the …

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How to Avoid Pet Obesity

Pet Obesity Is My Biggest Pet Peeve By Dr. Katy Nelson So you walk into your veterinarian’s office for your dog’s annual exam and you’re feeling fine. You’re within a few weeks of the due date of the necessary shots, you were on time for the appointment (almost), and you even remembered to bring the stool sample that they inevitably ask for (ew)! Score! All seems to being going well, when all of a sudden the vet says the ugliest word in the English language about your dog: overweight. You develop tunnel vision. The room spins. Surely you heard her …

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5 Fun Costumes for Kids & Dogs

This article may contain affiliate links for your shopping convenience. Halloween is so much fun. I remember every year wanting to pick out my own costume and get ready to go. I grew up in the 80s though and we had very limited choices on costumes. NOW there are so many choices its amazing! So here are some fun costumes you can pair together your kid and your fur kid for maximum fun! 1) Mario & Luigi Who doesn’t love the classic game Super Mario Brothers? This is a way you can relive it and have a fun costume for …

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4 Life Lessons from Thor

There are many reasons I love my dogs. Many… like I could write a whole book about it. Oh wait! I do!  They just give me such a lively spirit and make me happy. Anyway… this post isn’t about me. This post is going to give you some life lessons from my dog Thor.  We adopted Thor on April 4th, 2015 from the Tuscarawas County Humane Society. He has been the most amazing addition to our family. He has been an amazing little brother to Pookie and an awesome fur-kid. He teaches me new things almost everyday and makes me …

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5 Things to Remember when Traveling with Dogs

Traveling around and living the tramp life is just… simply put, awesome. Not only do Eric and I get to experience new places, people, and things, but our fur-babies do too! Since we are very new to this whole traveling and living in a RV thing, I thought I would give you some tips that I have found out since we have been on the road. Things that you may or may not know, but need to remember to make traveling an enjoyable experience for you and your 4 legged babies. 1. Everything that is new to you, is also …

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Strutt Your Mutt!

Hi friends and family! If you haven’t heard, I’m taking part in the 2017 Strut Your Mutt and am raising funds for Luv of Dogz Fund to help save the lives of homeless pets. And I need your help to reach my fundraising goal! Luv of Dogz Fund is dedicated to saving the lives of homeless pets. I have chosen to support this organization because every day, more than 5,500 dogs and cats are killed in America’s shelters simply because they don’t have safe places to call home. That number should be ZERO! I have worked with Luv of Dogz Fund in the past and …

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