the ultimate guide to choosing the right dog food

The Ultimate Guide to Choosing the Right Dog Food

I have no trouble admitting the confusion I feel when it comes to choosing the right dog food. Canned, dry, raw, freeze dried, grain free, organic, natural, puppy, adult or senior. Not to mention the rather lengthy list of ingredients that too often don’t even sound like food!! It’s a minefield full of conflicting information, most of which makes sense until you find the next article that makes sense.… Read full post

Red getting some dog dental care

Dog Dental Care

It’s interesting to me that dog dental care is not taken as seriously as it should be.

There is a whole month (February) dedicated to spreading the word about the importance of pet dental health, yet I wonder if the message is getting through. I guess it’s time for me to do my part then!… Read full post

snuggle safe pet bed microwave heating pad

Snuggle Safe Pet Bed Microwave Heating Pad Review

The Snuggle Safe Pet Bed Microwave Heating Pad seems perfect for this time of year, doesn’t it? I don’t know about you, but my dog Red really feels the cold, and isn’t happy about it! She wears a sweater in the house, has a blanket on her bed, and a heater where she sleeps.… Read full post

Chanukah dog safety tips

Chanukah Dog Safety Tips


Happy Chanukah everyone…my favourite holiday!

Burning candles for eight nights, torn wrapping paper, discarded ribbon, dreidels spinning across the floor, jelly donuts, fried potato latkes with onions and chocolates in foil. Wow, that’s a lot of hazards and what the heck is Chanukah?

Let me first say, I used “dogs” in the title simply because this is a dog site, but these tips are helpful for all pets we share our homes and lives with.… Read full post