Let’s Talk Toxicity in Toys

As they represent a good percentage of classic dog toys, we'll use tennis balls as our example--electric green, slightly furry, and a favorite of many dogs, tennis balls are not as benign and friendly as they seem. The "made for sport" kind can be problematic, but the truly spooky thing is that many balls and…

Flea and Tick Prevention

Fleas and ticks are no fun for our pups. These little devils come to life in abundance in the spring and summer heat. Ticks can carry diseases, and can cause some pretty serious health issues for you and your pets, and fleas can wreak havoc on your pup's sensitive skin! Prevention is the best course…

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Gardening? Creating A Dog-Safe Green Space

Howdy Friends! Spring is in the air, the birds are singing, the flowers are a-blooming, and you've got your pup by your side - all around it's a fantastic time to find an outside hobby and what better hobby to invest time into than gardening? We love to dig in fresh soil, start new plant…

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My Dog Eats Grass–Is That Okay??

Dogs are known as opportunistic omnivores--that is, they are largely carnivorous (mostly well-suited to pull nutrients from meat), but are able to benefit from a smaller amount of nutrients from plant matter. This is the reason why some pups love a good fruit or veggie treat like apples or carrots! But what about other plants…

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Aromatherapy Around Dogs—Safe or Not Safe?

In recent years, essential oils have become more and more popular. They are often advertised as natural treatment options or even alternatives to traditional medicine, treating everything from anxiety to skin conditions. What’s not to love about natural essential oils providing these benefits? Potentially a lot if you have pets in your home. Read on…

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Easy Ways to Go Green With Your Best Bud

Howdy Y’all! Happy 2020! One of our Resolutions is finding ways to reduce our carbon footprint. To help with that, we came up with some epic ways in to be eco-friendly with our doggos, and we wanted to share! Throughout the year (and beyond!), we’ll be scouring the internet for tips on how to remain…