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Ah, to be a new puppy parent. Aren’t those some of the best and cutest memories of all time? Unequivocally, yes. That’s not to say that getting a new puppy is always rainbows and butterflies. Being new at anything comes with some self-doubt and unease while you learn how to figure it all out. One […]

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It may not be chilly enough to wear a sweater, but as the fall months roll around, we can always turn to the tried-and-true flavors of fall. Did you know most of the quintessential tastes of the season are dog friendly, too! Take a peek at these fun recipes to let your pup in on […]

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Ah, to be a new puppy parent. Aren’t those some of the best and cutest memories of all time? Unequivocally, yes. That’s not to say that getting a new puppy is always rainbows and butterflies. Being new at anything comes with some self-doubt and unease while you learn how to figure it all out. One […]

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There are so many ways to entertain your pup. With work-from-home becoming a new option for many Americans, there are tons of perks – one of which is being able to snuggle with your dogs in between Zoom meetings. What’s the easiest (aka the best) way to keep them quiet and entertained all day? One […]

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There are an incredible number of options when it comes to dog toys. Just like anything that involves a choice, making an educated one is your best bet.An educated choice would ensure that your pup gets a great toy, and derives maximum satisfaction from playing with it. The right toy has a lot of benefits for your pup.Some of these benefits include keeping her active throughout the day, improving bonding between you and your pup (in the case of tug toys and fetch toys), or simply keeping your pup happy.Your local Petland has a wide variety of toys to help …

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Breaking down Eckhart Tolle’s theory about dogs (and cats) – guardians of being In 2020, many people took to shelters across the United States to get a furry addition to their families and the answer to why this happened didn’t really surprise us. Part of it is simple economics; an increase in demand for pets […]

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Your pup probably tags along when you go to the kitchen and looks longingly while you eat.Our digestive system differs from theirs, and this makes some food that is perfectly safe for us, bad for them. But not all of it is, matter of fact, some human foods would do them a world of good.So, here are 7 food items that are safe for your dog, and they will absolutely love too: Fish Fish is a great source of protein for dogs; Salmon, tuna, and shrimp are perfectly safe.Omega-3 fatty acids, found in tuna and salmon serve to boost the …

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Depending on where you live, the high season for parasites can vary but the general rule is that warm weather yields increased numbers of both fleas and ticks. Known for their potential passing of diseases as well as general annoyance, these pesky critters should be avoided for sure. However, part of the biggest risk around […]

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“Man’s best friend.” Does that ring any bells? It probably would, because that’s just how dogs are regarded.And this isn’t off the mark in any way. You would agree that many-a-time, after a long day, the excitement and intense tail-wagging welcome you get takes the edge off.In addition to this, here are 5 other reasons why dogs are such great companions: They Make Us Happy! Yes, we’re starting out with an essential emotional aspect. There’s no being sad or down when you’re around your pup.If he sees that you’ve been sitting around for too long, he’d probably start antics to …

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Communication with your dog is mainly done with your facial expression, your voice/tone, and body language.This isn’t any different when you want to show your pet affection. And you have the tail-wagging and loving slurps to confirm that they love you right back.Now, let’s take a look at 5 ways you can show your pup affection: Gaze Into His Eyes Recall that your pup watches your facial expressions closely. Therefore, he would perfectly understand a gentle, loving gaze.While at it, you could use calm words affirming how much you love him. Raising your left eyebrow is also seen as a …

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