(Picture Credit: eyecrave/Getty Images) If you live on a farm, you know it’s more than a peaceful, picturesque slice of life in the countryside. It takes a lot of work to keep a farm going, and you usually need all the help you can get. Before many of our cherished dog breeds became our family
(Picture Credit: Disney Junior via Getty Images) There’s nothing like the magic of movies to bring everyone together. More specifically, there’s nothing like animated dog movies to bring our whole families closer, especially when we watch with our favorite pooches. Kids of all ages can enjoy these stories of adventure, love, and laughs. Often times,
(Picture Credit: Jaromir Chalabala / EyeEm/Getty Images) If there’s one thing that most dogs universally dislike, it might be a nice bath. Okay, maybe not all dogs hate it, but a good majority of them would be perfectly content to not have one ever again. But we, as pet parents, know better for them. Though
(Picture Credit: alexei_tm/Getty Images) If you have a dog with seemingly endless energy, you probably need to find ways to keep your furry friend active throughout the day. When you don’t, your pooch may invent their own fun “activities” out of your shoes, books, furniture, or anything else they can possibly chew on. While a quick
(Picture Credit: Shauna Whitaker / EyeEm/Getty Images) As pet parents, we lean on our furry family members for a lot of things. No matter whether we’re sad, angry, or just in need of a cuddle, we depend on them when we need them. They are there for us without question, and their companionship and love
(Picture Credit: Stefan Cioata/Getty Images) When your pup is having a blast at the dog park, whether it’s a dog beach or a grassy area, time is of no concern to them. They probably hope they’re going to be there all day. And as pet parents, we wish life were slow and easy enough for
(Picture Credit: Kristina Kohanova / EyeEm/Getty Images) Earth Hour for 2020 will commence on March 28th from 8:30 PM to 9:30 PM in each time zone. Sitting in the dark for an hour might not sound like a lot of fun at first, but it can be–especially with your awesome pooch to keep you company!
(Picture Credit: PM Images/Getty Images) Do you have to be rich to get a dog? The short answer is no. But you do need to be mindful of the expenses that come with adopting a pooch. That’s because, if you don’t pay attention, you’ll find your wallet will feel a lot lighter than you expect.
(Picture Credit: s5iztok/Getty Images) When we think of a dog show event, we expect to see the best in agility and obedience. And for the most part, that’s what we get. But sometimes, there are a few dogs in the bunch who don’t really care about any of that. In fact, all they really want
(Picture Credit: Chris Collins/Getty Images) Movies have the ability to take us through a whole range of emotions. They can make us laugh, put us on the edge of our seats, and, yes, even make us cry. Speaking of a good cry, there’s nothing like a sad dog movie to make you sob uncontrollably, especially
(Picture Credit: Getty Images) So it’s raining, and you’ve got a bored pooch on your hands. Sure, it’s easy to have fun when you can go outside and run around or go for a walk and meet new pups. But when you’re stuck inside, things can get a little dull. Don’t worry, though. There are
(Image Credit; Jeff Banke/Getty Images) You may have already seen videos of dock jumping for dogs and wondered about this aquatic canine sport. It sometimes airs on TV around the same time as other dog shows. It’s also a very popular pet-oriented summer sport. Dock jumping, also known as dock diving, is a sporting competition
(Picture Credit: CBCK-Christine/Getty Images) February 19th is International Tug-Of-War Day! It’s a great day to play tug-of-war with your dog. Of course, any day is a good day to play with your dog. However, many people wonder if it’s even a safe game to play with their pooches. Will tug-of-war hurt their dogs’ teeth? Will
(Image Credit: Getty Images/SuthepWongkhad/EyeEm) There are plenty of reasons you might want to copy your dog’s paw prints. Sometimes it’s great for art projects, holiday cards, or mold casts to show members of your family. You can also use paw prints or molds to create a memorial for a beloved pooch. Some of us like
(Picture Credit: Getty Images/APF/Staff) Yoga is a timeless practice that originated in India. Its exact era of origin is so steeped in history that it’s hard to pinpoint, but the practice has been considered sacred by yogis everywhere since time immemorial. However, some forms of yoga, like doga, are a little bit newer. Yoga’s growing
(Picture Credit: Chad Latta/Getty Images) You probably work hard so your dog doesn’t have to. Unfortunately, that also means you probably have to leave your dog home alone. Between your job, bills, and taking care of your human relationships, it’s sometimes easy to take your pup for granted and put their needs for companionship on
(Picture Credit: vvvita/Getty Images) So, you’re bringing home a new furry family member. Congratulations! It’s a very exciting time, and you’ll probably want to share it with as many friends and family as possible. That’s where a puppy shower comes in. A puppy shower is a fun event where you can introduce your new dog
(Picture Credit: GK Hart/Vikki Hart/Getty Images) Sit, shake, fetch, and play dead. Those are probably the most basic and known tricks that a dog can master. But if your dog is already great at those, you’ll be happy to know about some other unique, cute tricks that you can practice for the new year. January
(Picture Credit: svetikd/Getty Images) January is National Walk Your Dog Month, and it’s also International Brain Teaser Month! Luckily, when you take your dog for a walk, you can celebrate both at the same time. There are few things more exciting than hearing the word “walk” for my dogs. A walk is a chance for
(Picture Credit: Cory Voecks / EyeEm/Getty Images) Some dogs live for winter. As soon as the snow touches the ground, they’re pawing to go outside to make doggy-shaped snow angels. But other pups dread the cold. No way your Chihuahua wants to go out and exercise when you can see your breath in the air.
(Picture Credit: Getty Images) If you’ve got a hyperactive dog who needs to chill before a nap, car ride, vet visit, or for any other reason, you’re probably looking for ways to tire them out quickly. Maybe a walk would take too long and you don’t have the time. Maybe you need something a little
(Picture Credit: hobo_018/Getty Images) If you’re lucky enough–or, depending on your outlook, unlucky enough–to live in a place where the weather gets cold, then these pictures of pups romping through the snow may look like your typical winter. Some dogs just absolutely love the cold and snow! The dogs in the pictures below are running,
(Picture Credit: Cavan Images/Getty Images) Do you live in an area where the weather gets cold in winter? These puppies sure do! They’re playing in their first snow learning all about this wet, cold, white stuff that keeps falling out of the sky. Winter starts on December 21st in the northern hemisphere–depending on where you
(Picture Credit: SolStock/Getty Images) You’ve already stocked up on the latest doggy gifts, and your pup has all the newest gadgets. What else is there to get for your spoiled furry friend? Well, you don’t have to keep breaking the bank. There are plenty of cheap–or even free–gifts you can give your dog that are
(Picture Credit: Getty Images) If you have a dog who absolutely lives for the snow, you may be looking for ways to have fun with them outside during the winter season. There are plenty of activities to enjoy the winter weather, but if there’s snow on the ground, it can be a chance for you
(Picture Credit: gruizza/Getty Images) Many pet owners neuter or spay their dogs for health benefits and safety. This procedure lessens the risks of certain diseases, reduces aggression, and generally adds to their years, with proper diet and exercise. However, you must take some post-neutering or spaying care so your dog won’t suffer from the next
(Picture Credit: Getty Images) It may surprise some dog lovers to learn that our pups don’t all automatically know how to play fetch. Even though it’s a stereotypical dog game, running after a toy and bringing it back doesn’t always come naturally to pooches. Fetch is a great form of both mental and physical exercise.
(Picture Credit: Frank Günther/Getty Images) The leaves are falling and the weather is cooling down, which means there are a whole bunch of new activities you can do with your dog this fall season. Autumn offers plenty of stuff to do that you can’t take advantage of in any other season. Here are seven of
(Picture Credit: Purple Collar Pet Photography/Getty Images) We all have love to give. Some of us are more open to sharing that love than others, but when it comes to dogs, we’re all on the same page. Dogs give us such pure delight and offer their whole hearts to us, so it’s hard not to
(Image Credit: Getty Images) Labor Day is coming up on September 2nd in 2019! For many of us, Labor Day is the last real summer hurrah. So of course we want to celebrate it with our family members, including the furry ones! With fall closing in and cold weather on the horizon, many people choose to