The Gentle Leader head collar definitely transformed how both of our dogs walk on a leash with us. This was clear from the very first day we used it! Here’s how it went for us…
Fun Dog Stuff
All the best indestructible dog toys, interactive dog games, long-lasting dog chews, and fun things to do with your dog to prevent boredom! Dog owners and experts share their all-time favorite dog items and activities for yourself... your dog... or to give as a gift to a fellow dog owner. Plus, lots of fun dog travel ideas and places to take your dog -- either on car rides or on dog walks. Finally, our favorite DIY dog stuff and freebies for dog owners! Not sure where to begin? Start here --> Fun Dog Stuff 101.
Here are step-by-step instructions for making a tug toy for your dog, using items you already have around the house!
For a limited time, you can get a free Tricks & Training DVD showing you how to do some fun tricks, cool games and amazing activities to do with your dog or cat.
If you’ve always thought that your dog would make a good therapy dog, here are some things to think about — plus a listing of the requirements for dogs and owners to become volunteers and therapy dogs.
Dogs and cats are now covered by most car insurance companies — at no extra cost to you, the pet owner — should they be injured in an auto accident! Well… almost.
Got a dog? Then you need to find some dog waste bags and a dog poop bag holder or dispenser that you like. The bags… I’m not so particular about. That’s the easy part. But finding a dog poop bag holder that you like… now that’s a whole different story. I found it!
Social networking is all the rage — even when it comes to finding friends of the four-legged kind! Thanks to Doggyspace, dogs and their owners have a place to gather online and share stories, videos, pictures, and more. I encourage you to check out this fun online community of dogs and dog owners.
If you drive with your dog unrestrained in your car (which means the dog has the freedom to roam from your lap… to the back seat… front seat… and from window to window) and you live in California, then you may be breaking the law soon. I have to say, as much as I have been guilty of doing this in the past, I think driving with lapdogs should be outlawed… and in all states. Here’s the scoop about the new lapdog law regarding drivers with unrestrained dogs in the vehicle…
How do you know Spring has arrived?… Your dog takes an unusual interest in the clothes dryer. At least that’s how it works in OUR home. Each spring, the birds build their nests inside our dryer vent… and our dog just won’t stand for that!
We recently introduced the GoughNuts dog toy to our dog, Tenor, for the first time. Think: A ‘doughnut’ that dogs go nuts for. He immediately lOVED it!
Ebay is a great place to make a few bucks from ‘slightly used’ dog toys, doggie apparel, and other dog products. If you’re not using it, why not sell it on eBay?
I always worry whenever friends or relatives come over, because I realize they’re probably not used to finding dog fur on their clothes quite as often as we are. When you’ve got dogs, dog hair is just something you learn to live with — day in and day out. It has a way of showing up in the strangest places… and this fun pillow acknowledges that!
In the book, Planet of the Dogs, the dogs do all the teaching and the children — and adults alike — take it all in and learn very valuable lessons. In the end, humans become all the wiser — and much better people — thanks to their time spent in the company of dogs.
Show some love to your favorite four-legged friend… your dog will surely enjoy one of these plush, heart-shaped dog beds!
Life’s a dog… If you agree with that statement, then you’ll love this fun freebie. Get your own dog bumper sticker here.
If you know exactly what you want to buy for your dog at eBay, then you can go right to the pet category on Ebay and start there. Or, you can browse through all current dog auctions on eBay… fine-tune your search results… and go from there. There are PLENTY of great deals on dog stuff at eBay!!
Kids who are learning to take responsibility for their actions, the importance of helping others, and beginner tips for managing money will enjoy the Barbie pet sitter play set.
Check out our big dog’s first meeting with a miniature dachshund. It was hilarious!
Check out this list of the best rock and roll music videos starring cute & cuddly dogs.
Dog owners and pet lovers are certainly not immune from the Ugly Sweater phenomenon! Have a holiday party coming up? You may — or may not — want to wear one of these…
For once, it’s easy to get a dog to do tricks — on command! Check out this interactive dog tricks video…
What follows is my growing collection of dogs that have been photographed wearing Halloween costumes. Looking through these might stir up the creative juices and you just might get some interesting ideas for costumes to make for your own dog.
Check out the following pictures of dog flowers. Some are made with REAL flowers. Others were created by placing a real dog behind a painted picture of a flower.Both are fun!
Sam Simon — co-creator of The Simpsons — started The Sam Simon Foundation and he doesn’t even accept donations. He rescues abandoned dogs and trains them to be service dogs, rather than being euthanized. What a hero!
These cute puppy pictures were submitted by our readers. Feel free to send in pictures of YOUR adorable puppy!…