Salute to Old Dogs on Giving Tuesday

Looking at my 10-year old Beagle, Penny, I have old dogs on my heart today. Since it’s Giving Tuesday, I would encourage you to donate your time and / or money to a shelter near you that serves old souls. … Continue reading

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Tuesday Top Ten: Best Wet Dog Foods

Continuing with our series about dog food tests done by the Clean Label Project. See the top ten best dry brands and worst dry brands. Here are the best wet brands, based on the low amount of impurities and downright … Continue reading

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Giving Tuesday- I’m Giving to You!

Hey guys- long time no talk, right? I miss you all. I’m here, though as you probably noticed less so than I used to be. It’s by design- lots of stuff in the works as always, and figuring out how … Continue reading

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Tuesday Top Ten: Dog Jokes

From our friends at Woofipedia: Top ten dog jokes. Okay, some of them are groaners, but at least a few of them will bring a smile to your Tuesday! 1. What do you call a cold dog sitting on a … Continue reading

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Tuesday Top Ten: Breed-Specific Insurance Rates

Many homeowners insurance carriers are loathe to provide insurance to homes that include certain breeds of dogs that they deem more likely to bite and cause injuries. Although the laws in many jurisdictions are finally reflecting the fact that it’s … Continue reading

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Tuesday Top Ten: Most Registered Dog Breeds in the US, 2013 Edition

The American Kennel Club has announced their list of breed registrations from 2013. Although many owners don’t choose to register their dogs, the number of registrations received for each breed is considered an indication of the popularity of the breed. … Continue reading

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Tuesday Top Ten: Dog Pictures That Make You Say “Awwww”

I’m so lucky to have a brother and sister-in-law who keep their eyes open for stuff that might be of interest for the blog. Check out these wonderful dog pictures. As always, click on each thumbnail below to see the … Continue reading

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Tuesday Top Ten: Reasons to take your dog to the vet

From the good folks at Veterinary Pet Insurance Co:  the top ten conditions which resulted in vet visits for dogs in 2011. 10.  Underactive thyroid 9.  Bruise or contusion 8.  Bladder infection 7.  Arthritis 6.  Intestinal upset / diarrhea 5.  … Continue reading

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