Giving Your Dog This Luxury Bed Helps to Reduce Pet Overpopulation

Endless love and affection, daily walks and belly rubs, tasty treats and delicious chow, and a comfortable dog bed. These are the keys to making a pup happy. Of course, not all dog beds are of the same quality — B&G Martin plush beds ($155 and up) are tops for ...
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The luckiest mommy in all the world with the luckiest dog! Riggins and me. (Photo by Michelle Cramton.)

Why I Believe In an Open Adoption — Not the Perfection Some Dog Rescue Groups Require

Adoption policies of rescue groups typically fall into one of two camps: The rescue does everything in its power to make sure each animal goes to the perfect family, even if that means a lengthy delay in getting a dog into a forever home. The rescue believes that perfection is ...
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Dog laws pros and cons

California has now made it legal for people to break car windows in order to break a dog out of a hot car. “As of August 2016, Vermont joined forces with Tennessee, Florida, Wisconsin, Minnesota, and Ohio in passing laws to protect good Samaritans who assist dogs locked in hot ...
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The Promised Land on a Horse with No Name

500 women over the age of 50 on the monterey bay peninsula are experiencing what I have as well as people across the country have been writing to me telling me their stories. Cici and I are overwhelmed with gratitude for the people who have sent me kind words, donations ...
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November 2016 Monthly Recap

November has been a total blast with lots of outdoor fun as we got into the swing of my favorite time of year, fall! It’s the perfect time for hikes and adventures. Before we get to my adventures though, let me give a shoutout to my special sponsors & affiliates! ...
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Ammo the Dachshund Spends Christmas with his Family

Holiday Gift Guides for Dog Lovers

If you’re like me, then you struggle as what to get your human(s) that you love so dearly. So I decided to help you out some with my holiday gift guide for dog lovers! (you can thank me later). *some of the products below contain affiliate links 1. Belly Scratch ...
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Cookie monster with spots

my Cici can be pretty picky about her cookies. especially healthy ones. a month or so ago, we were at a fair nearby Whole Foods and a local gal had a table. She baked her own dog biscuits and was giving out free samples. We chatted and i gave Cici ...
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When Jealousy Strikes

Disclaimer: This post is brought to you by Carlson Pet Products. All opinions are my own and I only share products I think you and your pets will love. When I suddenly found myself this summer the big brother to a tiny little human, I never imagined all the cool ...
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Emmett has gained a best friend, a home and a few pounds since his adoption in 2015. (All photos courtesy @soyemmett)

Once Abused, Emmet Overcomes His Past to Become a Confident, Happy Dog

The photos may be in color, but the transformation they capture is as black and white as the little dog’s fur. Now known to his Instagram friends as Emmett London, this Miniature Pinscher–Chihuahua–Poodle mix had no name and no smile when Janni Nilsson adopted him just over a year ago ...
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