As every day tasks become as easy as saying, “Alexa, set a timer for 10 minutes,” it’s no surprise that pet parents are using tech to monitor health, book pet sitting or watch their pet on a webcam, it’s absolutely improving care. The more you know about your dog, the better you can understand his or her needs. One of the biggest ways technology has changed the pet-care industry is by creating an ecosystem in which owners can easily and quickly connect with reliable services.
Are you hankering for a summer time adventure with your pup? Nothing's better than hitting the road with your doggo, finding that perfect spot to pitch your tent, and delight in the joys of nature. What makes camping with dogs so much fun? The reasons to take your dog camping by far outweigh leaving them behind. Yes, they can restrict your plans somewhat, and you can’t ever leave your dinner plate unattended without it’s contents disappearing. But the enjoyment and constant e
Think your dog doesn’t need to be protected from the sun's UV rays? Think again! While dog fur does offer some protection, it doesn’t mean that they can’t get sunburned. Skin cancer is on the rise, in both humans and our favorite wiggly friends. And human sunscreen isn’t meant for dogs! Common ingredients like titanium dioxide and zinc oxide are harmful when ingested! Which is why we've sniffed out some great ways you can protect your dog "naturally" from getting sunburned. W
Photo Courtesy #Hannah_andthemoose The answer is a resounding YES! Most people think of dogs as natural swimmers. Yes, it's generally true, most of them have a natural instinct and ability to paddle those paws to get from point A to point B. However, there’s a minority that are not equipped with that natural reflex, and even those that do swim well could benefit from the added buoyancy of a dog life jacket. Do all dogs know how to swim? No. Most dogs will start to #doggypaddl
It’s pretty much every dog owner’s worst nightmare—your pup slips his leash and starts sprinting after a squirrel. Or maybe you go outside to find that someone forgot to close the gate, and your dog is nowhere to be found. No matter how it happened, losing a dog is always devastating. You’ll be filled with panic, heartbreak, and the instinctive urge to do something—even if you don’t know what that something is. Your chances of bringing your dog home safely will improve greatl
Healthy, happy pups. It’s something every dog lover and rescue wants, but in a world with so many options, an over abundance of information, and marketing, things can become downright confusing. With that in mind, we’ve put together a list of 5 things you should know about what your dog is eating. That way you can spot dubious ingredients - and avoid buying products that don’t support your pup’s long term health. 1. Commercial Dog Food Is “Fast Food” Heavily-processed foods