Tips + Health

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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6 Thanksgiving Foods You Can Share With Your Dog

 

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 of pie […]

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Does Your BFF Have Dog-Awful Breath?

 

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?

 

Should you wake your dog when he’s dreaming away? 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 […]

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6 Reasons Your Dog Trainer is Mad at You

 

We love our dog trainers. After all, how else could we bring the woofs to all the dog-friendly places? But they’ve got a ruff gig. So we asked them: If you as a dog trainer could anonymously put one uncensored piece of advice out into the universe to make your life easier, what would it […]

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Holiday Safety Series: Halloween

 

Photo: @thatgoldendog For us bipeds, Halloween can be tons of fun. But the holiday’s signature creepy costumes, tempting treats, and delightful decorations can be downright terrifying for your pup. That’s why we’ve pulled together our top tips for keeping your furry friend happy, safe, and stress-free on the scariest of nights (trust us, Fido will […]

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