Calling all Instagram Influencers!

Loading… (Photo by Jf Brou on Unsplash) Next up: Sniff out our award-winning Instagram, and join us on Facebook, Twitter, and Mighty Networks, our NEW online community for dog lovers. More reads you’ll ruv: Local Woman Convinces Prestigious National Newspaper to Publish Phrase “Shed Happens” How to Get Your Dog Started in Agility 5 Reasons to Date a Dog Lover

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Special Dog Seeks Special Home: Spencer the Cattle Dog

Inspired by our founder Ali Jarvis’ “lemon” dog, Luc, this series is dedicated to local, special-needs pups looking for loving homes.  Name: Spencer Stats: 1-year-old, 55-pound Cattle Dog mix Location: Chicago Rescue: K9 4 KEEPS Sidewalk Dog: Well isn’t he a tall drink of water! Tell us about Spencer. K9 4 KEEPS: Spencer is a sweet, affectionate puppy. […]

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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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Hit the Trail: 6 Essential Supplies for Hiking With Dogs

There’s nothing like exploring the great outdogs with your woofer. (Ah, fresh air!) Whether you’re going for a quick afternoon jaunt or tackling your first all-day 14-er, here are six hiking essentials to make it the best experience possible. After reading this, you’ll both be prepared to whirl around in the meadow mid-hike like Julie […]

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