Do you talk to your dog as if you’re talking to a young child or baby or do you talk to your dog as if you’re talking with a neighbor? I’ve always suspected that dogs pick up on tones, just like humans do. I’ve noticed that when I speak to my dogs in a loving … Read More
I like to feed my family homemade food because I want to avoid fillers and preservatives that can be found in processed food – and the same goes for my dogs. Making dog food and dog treats allows me to know exactly what I’m feeding my furry friends. Knowing that we all lead busy lives, … Read More
As you all know, I am a huge proponent of sharing dog-friendly vegetables and fruits with Gatsby and Daisy for meals and treats. But buying everything organic can become expensive. Thank goodness for our friends at the Environmental Working Group (EWG). Each year the EWG updates its Shopper’s Guide to present the newest “Dirty Dozen … Read More
We always celebrate holidays big or small in our home, which of course includes Valentine’s Day. Gatsby, Daisy and I got together and selected our favorite gifts for your dog. And of course barked me into ordering a few presents for them too! Plush Toys My golden retrievers have soft mouths and both love … Read More
Maltese, Nikki Sobon, is one of three dogs in Beth Sobon’s family. Here is Nikki’s story! Tell us the story of how you became a doggy momma! Did something in your life happen that influenced you to get your doggy? Dogs have always been a part of my family. I’ve never been without a dog. … Read More
As we all gear up for the big game, you may be planning your own soiree or attending one where a doggy will be joining in the festivities. As the drinks keep coming, we all know it can be tempting to give the drooling doggy a taste of the yummy fare. Here are a few … Read More
I love to cook breakfast for my family on the weekend. These healthy “muffins” also make great treats for Gatsby and Daisy. This is a sweeter take on our Crustless Quiche Recipe thanks to some heart-healthy apples and cinnamon.
When I was contemplating bringing a second dog into the household, my biggest concern was my golden Gatsby. He was an only child for over 9 years and was generally shy amongst other dogs (especially since his vicious attack). I consulted with our dog whispers Kim and Gil, as well as Gatsby’s veterinary professionals, and … Read More