I’ve parented dogs, though–lots of dogs. And I have failed to be the best dog owner in the world. It’s true. I’ve tried to train my dogs. I’ve almost housetrained a puppy! It seems for me that dog parenting is always “not quite” and never perfect. But that’s okay.
The International Society for Animal Rights (ISAR) established International Homeless Animals Day in 1992, and it falls on the third Saturday in August ever year. The event raises awareness about the overpopulation of dogs and cats that contributes to these animals becoming homeless around the world.
Of course, we love our mutts all year long, but we’ll take any opportunity to celebrate our mixed-breed buddies. Do you know someone who has a mutt? Give them a surprise with a gift in honor of National Mutt Day!
March is National Craft Month–a time to get creative and try your hand at making new things. This dog sweater is a perfect chance to recycle an old T-shirt or sweater that you don’t want anymore, or you could pick one up at a thrift store.
The term “Mutt” isn’t used too often anymore, and if it sounds like an insult, that’s because it used to be one. Here are some things you should know about mixed-breed dogs on National Mutt Day.
Thanksgiving is a time to be thankful and show your gratitude for the many blessings in your life. Here are 10 things every dog owner can be thankful for this Thanksgiving.
Thanksgiving is right around the corner! Make sure your tables are set, the turkey is cooked, and leave a dog-safe plate out for your best friend–your dog!
Watch this Pit Bull run out for an ice cream treat. She patiently takes her place in line and waits her turn. So polite!
Watch these adorable puppies enjoying changing of seasons and their favorite holiday–HALLOWEEN! Does your dog love Halloween as much as these cute pups?
Here is a compilation of some funny and cute dog videos–Pit Bull edition! So watch how cute and cuddly Pit Bulls can be!
Though more pet-friendly shelters emerge every year, many victims still feel forced to give their pets up to foster homes–or worse, leave them with abusive partners.
Blogger, My Konavore, who advocates a fresh, raw food rather than processed food for your dog, has a challenge for you. %20 for %20 Dog Food Challenge.
Our dogs will live longer and healthier lives if we begin to understand the basics of nutrition. Maybe we will too!
Would you be more likely to adopt a pet if you knew you had the time to make them comfortable and safe in your home?
Most of us count on our friends to help us make good choices in our relationships. Why not ask Wo-Man’s Best Friend to help out too?
Do dogs really see in black and white?
What would you do if your best friend got lost? Here’s the skinny on those little microchip doo-dads.
This Veterinarian who used to have to euthanize homeless dogs, now he can rescue them by the thousands.
Some say that a dog’s mouth is cleaner than ours but that may depend on what the dog has been up to that day. Many love doggie kisses but there’s more involved…
Everyone knows that service dogs help humans cope with stress and feelings of loneliness, but one study on college students by three universities proves it.
These are items that every country or outdoor loving dog would love or needs to keep them happy, healthy and safe.