You don’t eat off the same dirty plate every day, and neither should your dog. Bacteria can easily build up in your dog’s bowls leading to serious health issues. Cleaning the dog bowls well on a regular basis will help keep your dog healthy. We don’t recommend the use of detergents to clean your dog’s bowls, cleaning can be done safely with good old vinegar. Continue reading →
Emi has suffered from allergies all her life. Although the severe reactions such as vomiting are avoided as long as she is on a strict diet, she continues to suffer from chronic ear infections and itchy paws that she sometimes licks until they are almost raw. Perhaps you have heard me say this before but the poor dog is cursed!
The snow started to melt a bit this past week and the pups started to find some long lost toys outside. Of course they were a little grimy from outdoor play time so time to give them an early spring cleaning. Continue reading →
Although I’m a big fan of winter and playing in the snow, I’m not a big fan of slippery sidewalks or toxicice melters.
Ice melt, or salt, that is commonly used to clear ice from sidewalks and roadways can be harmful to dogs. The main ingredient in most of these thawing products is sodium chloride (salt) or calcium chloride, both of which can burn a dog’s paws or be harmful if ingested. Learn more about the how dangerous salt is for dogs at www.petpoisonhelpline.com/poison/salt. Continue reading →
Luca and Emi both love chewing on Elk Antlers and we love them because they last a REALLY long time!
I’m often asked what my all time favorite dog toy is, hands down the best toy I’ve found for my dogs is the Elk Antler and I often recommend it to others when they have a dog that’s a strong chewer. Chewing is an essential part of keeping a dog healthy but many common dog chews have hidden dangers. Continue reading →
Every good pup deserves a stocking stuffed with non-toxic, safe and earth friendly dog products! So deck the halls and hang the paw shaped stockings to get ready for Santa. If you’re lucky he’ll bring some of these eco-friendly gifts for the family dog to help to make this a very GREEN season.
Here’s our Top Ten List for Eco-friendly Dog Stocking Stuffers: