Category Archives: Tips + Health

Winterize that Pup! Winter Safety Tips for Dogs

Snow dang happy. When the temp drops and the snow falls, our four-legged friends still want to check out the sights, sounds, and smells of their winter world. Most won’t be satisfied with a quick “business trip” — even in single digits, pups want pleasure, too! Following these winter safety tips for dogs will keep […]

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Game-Changing Tech, Stop Saying “Mutts,” and More: What Pup Lovers are Yappin’ About This Week

Our fave thing about the Sidewalk Dog community is getting to hear from all of YOU! We’ve got a bunch of local online communities ready to welcome you with warm, woof-derful convos ranging from deep to downright hilarious. Read on for this week’s can’t-miss group highlights, and subscribe to our award-winning newsletter to get a weekly roundup sent to […]

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Holiday Safety Series: Christmas

Photo: @thatgoldendog The big day is almost here, which means it’s the perfect time to think about putting your pooch first. Per usual, Sidewalk Dog is one snowy paw print ahead of you with our top safety recommendations for keepin’ your little party pup happy and healthy. Read on. CHRISTMAS DOG SAFETY Decorate Deliberately When […]

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Amtrak with Dogs, New Pet Clothing Trends, and More: What Pup Lovers are Yappin’ About This Week

Our fave thing about the Sidewalk Dog community is getting to hear from all of YOU! We’ve got a bunch of local online communities ready to welcome you with warm, woof-derful convos ranging from deep to downright hilarious. Read on for this week’s can’t-miss group highlights, and subscribe to our award-winning newsletter to get a weekly roundup sent to […]

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Grieving a Pet? Take Comfort in This.

No bones about it — losing a beloved family member is one of the most difficult things a human can go through. Those of us who have grieved a pet will never forget the crushing time that follows: the empty house and dog bed, the irreplaceable companionship, the inevitable feelings of guilt (“what more could […]

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6 Thanksgiving Foods You Can Share With Your Dog

Photo by @murrow_the_frenchie Thanksgiving is a time to reflect on all you’re grateful for, which for pet owners, means being thankful for our furriest friends. It’s also that time of year when we’re allowed encouraged to shove turkey, sweet potatoes, green beans, bread rolls, mashed potatoes, cranberries, pumpkin pie, pecan pie, apple pie, and every other type […]

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Does Your BFF Have Dog-Awful Breath? Enter to Win a Cure

Photo by Roberto Nickson Wouldn’t it be nice if our pups could brush their own teeth? Lazy dog owners unite: we just learned that cleaning their pearly whites can be as simple as letting them lap up some fresh H2O. Enter TEEF!, a water additive made from natural, plant-derived ingredients that turns your pup’s water […]

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5 Ways to Celebrate National Animal Shelter Week

We’re beyond paw-roud to offer this article in partnership with Animal Humane Society. Not only do they have an outstanding adoption program, but we’ve been blown away as we’ve learned about the loads of additional services they offer in this community.  Time for a tip of the hat and a wag of the tail: it’s […]

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Should You Wake Your Pup From Doggy Dreams?

As I write, my senior doberman/lab mix, Tula, sleeps peacefully on the couch, her head on the arm rest. Although I’ve never heard Tulaboops snore, her paws start to quiver and twitch, like she’s running. Sometimes, if I’m lucky, she’ll softly bark. And I wonder, is she chasing a squirrel around the backyard or is […]

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