How to Ace the Foster-Dog Application

 

You did it: you decided to commit to the life-saving work of fostering a dog. Maybe a pair of puppy-dog eyes, longing for a home of their own, caught your eye on Facebook. Or maybe you learned that each year, more than 1.5 million dogs and cats are euthanized in overcrowded shelters. Either way, you’ve […]

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Good Dog’s Guide to Patio Etiquette

 

If your pup’s a dog about town, chances are she ruvs her some quality patio time with you (the sights, the smells, the belly rubs!). Brush up on this list of patio etiquette for hound-human duos, check out our list of dog-friendly patios, and get your cheers on: 1. Know thy dog. Not every dog […]

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How to Safely Remove a Tick

 

Spring has officially sprung, and while that means sunshine, gallivanting in nature, and all the grilled meats you can handle, it can also mean lots and lots of ticks fur dogs and their humans. Of course, pet parents know how important preventatives are, but even the best of the best can’t guarantee your dog will […]

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How to Be a Good Dog About Town

 

This article is brought to you in partnership with The Anti-Cruelty Society in Chicago. If pupper’s gonna be your big-city adventure bud, he’s gotta be safe, pawlite, and comfortable all over town, whether you’re sippin’ puppuccinos, enjoying a little re-tail therapy, or gettin’ your fetch on at the dog park. Here’s your cheat sheet for […]

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It’s OK to Get a Puppy. (There. We Said It.)

 

WARNING: The following post contains some really, really cute pictures. Do not scroll down if you feel you can’t handle it. Thinking of adopting a puppy? In case there’s any doubt in your mind, here are nine cuddly, mischievous, and zoomie-filled reasons you should start stocking up on kibble now: 1. There’s a good chance you’ll get to […]

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