5 Reasons to Adopt a Dog for Dad this Father's Day

If your husband, father or father-in-law is experiencing depression, high stress levels or a decrease in physical activity, it might be time to consider adopting a dog for a Father's Day. In this article, we will explore how adopting a canine friend can add a sense of purpose, independence and structure to one's daily life as well as relieve tension and anxiety. Read on to find out if a great dad in your life might benefit from a new furry best friend.

Top Toy Picks for Your Pup

In 2018, over $72 billion were spent on pets in the United States. With consumers buying so many pet products, it is no wonder dog toys often take up an entire aisle at the pet store and the choices seem limitless online. So, when you have just adopted a dog into your family, it can be hard to know which options are best for him or her. Here, we will delve into what makes the most popular dog toys so loved by answering five questions.

Turn Bathtime into Funtime for Your Dog

Adopting a new dog into the family can create quite a chaotic experience at bathtime, depending on the personality, training or experience level with bathing, and overall grooming needs of your pet. The good news is dogs can be trained with a loving patient approach and some positive reinforcement tools to overcome some of the fears of bathing, and it all starts with making the bathtime event a more enjoyable process. Here are some tips to get you on the road to turning bathtime blues into bathing cheers.

Go Green for Earth Day with Your Pets

As we prepare for Earth Day, we tend to think about in terms of taking public transportation or carpooling, recycling our water bottles, swapping our cleaning supplies for natural products, upcycling our old furniture, and bringing reuseable shopping bags to the grocery store. But, what can we do together with our pets to reduce waste and make the world a more beautiful and healthy planet? Here are some ideas on how small changes to our daily activities with pets can help care for our Earth.