I was surprised to learn how many dog owners actually celebrate the birthdays of their beloved pets by throwing Dog Birthday Parties and serving Dog Birthday Cakes. Here are the fun facts… Plus all the details for you to have your very own Dog Birthday Party!
Thinking of getting a Labrador retriever? This breed is known for its desire to please their master. Usually, they excel as guide dogs for the blind and thrive as part of search-and-rescue teams or in narcotics detection with law enforcement. Here's everything you need to know about Labrador Retrievers.
Here’s a silly story about two dogs who organized their own Easter Egg Hunt… complete with real-life bunnies and chocolate Easter eggs hidden in the grass. In other words… how two dogs terrorized a family of rabbits in our backyard and munched on rabbit poo for a week!
Here’s an update on our new puppy, now 4 months old. He’s a black lab-great pyrenees mix. Here are a ton of pictures of the puppy (Tenor), and his big brother, Destin — also a black lab mix.
Do you know which breed of dog is the most popular in the United States? Here are the Top 10…
We have a fairly interesting method of naming our dogs. Most recently, the last 4 have all been named after cities or states — places that has special meaning, and seemed to fit each dog’s personality.
If you’ve got a dog and you’re single, are you taking full advantage of all the opportunities for you to find dates? Yep, your dog could help you get dates… Here’s how.
One of the best things we ever did to make car rides even MORE enjoyable for our dogs was to get them ‘doggie chin rests’. Here, Destin is showing us how much he likes his Comfort Cruiser.
Dogs love Jeeps… here’s proof!
You say to-MA-toe, I say to-maaa-toe.You say Mardi Gras, puppy says Muddi Gras!… Here are some funny pictures of dogs celebrating Mardi Gras– I mean Muddi Gras — by getting dirty & playing in the mud.
Our American Eskimo dog is 15 years young and STILL going strong. But, truth be told, we thought he would have left this world ages ago. Here’s what we’ve done so far that got him to be 105 in dog years…
Is your dog a sports fan?… An NHL hockey fan?… If so, he’ll love these hockey jerseys, sweatshirts, t-shirts and other gear for dogs who love hockey!
What do most people stuff inside their dog’s KONG toy?… While peanut butter is probably the most popular, it’s not the ONLY thing. Here are some ideas to get you started.
From birth to old age, here’s everything you could want to know about our three dogs: an American Eskimo dog, a Golden Retriever-Black Lab mix, and a Great Pyrenees-Black Lab mix. How & when we got them, what each breed’s temperament is like, and what each of their likes and dislikes are.
Check out these Santa hats and other pet costumes for your dog this Holiday season. Christmas hats and collars like: reindeer ears, joker collars, Santa costumes, elf costumes, jingle bell collars and holiday bow-ties.
What should you do when an overly protective older dog goes too far in his role as Alpha dog? Sometimes the leader of the pack needs to learn a few things himself!
What follows is the somewhat interesting… somewhat comical… and somewhat informative story of Destin’s anything-but-routine neutering. Or, what we like to call ‘Destin’s Double Ballsectomy’.
Pictures and details about how we got our newest puppy — a Great Pyrenees/Black Lab mix. He was a Christmas puppy.
Tenor was born on November 3, 2005. We were looking for a playmate for Destin at the time because we realized that Jersey was getting old and probably wouldn’t be around to keep Destin company much longer. We hand-picked little Tenor from a litter in a nearby town at 6 weeks of age. We finally […]
Following are some of our favorite photos of our dog, Destin. He’s part Black Lab, part Golden Retriever. We found him under a dumpster. We Used A Crate For Destin Since we both worked full-time, neither of us was going to be home to train Destin throughout the day. So we decided to try […]
Destin was a sickly pup the day Jim brought him home. It was May 21, 2003. Seeing Destin in Jim’s arms when I got home from work was a complete surprise to me. And hearing his story was even more touching… Jim found Destin under a dumpster near his work. He was sickly and skinny. […]