Category Archives: Tips + Health

Mystery Solved: This is Why Your Dog Eats Poop

The poopscicle is to dogs what Girl Scout cookies are to humans. We wait all year for them to be “in season” and then binge on them for weeks at a time, desperate to eat as many as they can before the weather changes and the supply diminishes. But the difference is that, well, eating […]

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5 Ways to End Discrimination Against Pit Bulls

Here’s a fact that’s tough to face: people discriminate against dogs. Dogs. You know, those lovable, friendly, sometimes blocky-headed pals whose primary interests include ear scritches, treats, and belly rubs. We think we speak for all of us when we say, what the pup? The discrimination is usually directed against dogs with big ol’ noggins — […]

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Canines and Cannabis: 5 FAQs Answered

We know you do your best to monitor your pup at all times, but accidents happen. With 33 states and the District of Columbia now allowing the use of marijuana for medical or recreational purposes, there’s a heightened risk that your dog may ingest some of the drug, whether by eating it in plant or […]

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5 Things You Need to Know Before Adopting a Pit Bull Breed

Whether you’re asking yourself, “Should I adopt a pit bull?” or you’ve just adopted your first pittie, we couldn’t be more excited for you! Adopting one of these adorable blockheads does come with some special considerations. Here’s are five things to know before you bring home your pibble: 1. All dogs are individuals Every pittie is […]

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Grieving a Pet? These Resources Are Here to Help

This article is brought to you by BluPaw Design, a custom art company that was founded on the importance of memorializing our furry family members. Learn more about why they’re so grrreat at the end of this story. No bones about it: losing a beloved family member is one of the most difficult things a human […]

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Good Dog’s Guide: Taproom Etiquette

Pooch-n-patio season doesn’t last all year, but you can still enjoy your favorite pint indoors in any temp or weather. And thanks to a Great Dane-sized selection of dog-friendly indoor taprooms in our directory, Fido can join you, too! Before you start brewery hopping, freshen up on your dog-friendly taproom etiquette with this list of […]

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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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