Ways To Save On Pet Expenses

Ways To Save On Pet Expenses

Ways To Save On Pet Expenses Happy Monday everyone!!  We got a delivery on Saturday from SmartyPaws Vitamins for the dogs, see previous post (HERE) and I said to Thomas, between their insurance (HERE), organic food, organic treats, vitamins and probiotics, I need to...
How To Remove Pet Hair

How To Remove Pet Hair

How To Remove Pet Hair Happy Monday everyone!  Hope you all had a great weekend!  If you are like me, you take your dogs everywhere with you and that means dog hair in your car. Do you allow your pets to enjoy naps on the couch? How do you remove pet hair?  It is so...
Can Dogs Eat Gelatin?

Can Dogs Eat Gelatin?

Can Dogs Eat Gelatin? Happy Monday everyone!  I normally create a new homemade treat to post on Fridays but today I’m going to show you something really neat…watermelon flavored ice cream mix for dogs made by Pooch Creamery!  It is made with whole milk...
Three Ways Cats Communicate

Three Ways Cats Communicate

Three Ways Cats Communicate Happy Monday everyone!  Can you believe it’s the end of August!!! I wanted to enjoy the last weekend of August but instead I was in the kitchen all weekend baking and cooking for my cookbook.  You guys, I made some delicious dishes and...
Can Dogs Eat Honey?

Can Dogs Eat Honey?

Can Dogs Eat Honey? Happy Monday everyone!  Over the weekend, Jake woke us up at 2:30 am Saturday morning coughing and gagging as if he had kennel cough.  I recently put him on Apoquel for his allergies and gave him one pill which calmed him down.  I called our vet...
Can Dogs Get Dry Skin From Chlorinated Water?

Can Dogs Get Dry Skin From Chlorinated Water?

Can Dogs Get Dry Skin From Chlorinated Water? I recently took Jake and Maggie to swim in my sister’s pool and two days later, I noticed dry skin and dandruff on Jake and then Maggie.  This prompted me to do some research as I did not think about the chlorinated water...
Is Weed And Feed Toxic To Dogs And Cats?

Is Weed And Feed Toxic To Dogs And Cats?

Happy Wednesday everyone!  Hope you are all having a great week so far!  Today I’d like to talk about weed and feed for lawns.  Yes, I know…might be boring but so important.  Have you ever stood back and compared your lawn to your neighbors?  I admit that I have.  Our...
Puppy Party Ideas

Puppy Party Ideas

Happy Wednesday everyone!  Thanks for tuning in to the second part of Jake and Maggie’s birthday party.  See the first part HERE.  There was so much information and fun pictures that I couldn’t fit it all into one post.  I’ve been told I’m a...
Online Store Launch With The Pampered Pooches

Online Store Launch With The Pampered Pooches

Online Store Launch With The Pampered Pooches I’m so excited to tell you that my on-line store has launched!  I am working with three amazing women owned businesses:  Barkville Bakery, Puppy Paws Coffee Company, and The Pampered Pooches.  They not only came highly...
Online Store Launch With Barkville Bakery

Online Store Launch With Barkville Bakery

Online Store Launch With Barkville Bakery I’m so excited to tell you that my on-line store has launched!  I am working with three amazing women owned businesses:  Barkville Bakery, Puppy Paws Coffee Company, and The Pampered Pooches.  They not only came highly...
Celebrating Your Dog On Valentine’s Day

Celebrating Your Dog On Valentine’s Day

Celebrating Your Dog On Valentine’s Day I was so excited when I logged onto Chewy.com and found these adorable dog toys for Valentine’s Day.  As I anxiously awaited my special purchase, I planned out the whole photo shoot in my mind.  The dogs would lay nicely...
Holiday Gift Ideas Part 2

Holiday Gift Ideas Part 2

I hope you enjoyed my previous post on Holiday Gift Ideas and wanted to share more with you.  It all depends on how much you want to spend and how elaborate you want to go, but here are some gift basket ideas that might appeal to you.  And we must not forget to give...
Celebrating National Mutt Day

Celebrating National Mutt Day

Happy December 2nd everyone!!!  Can you believe it’s December already and Christmas will be here before we know it!!  It is also NATIONAL MUTT DAY.  Let’s celebrate together!!  I’m thinking I want to put out a post every day in the month of December…yep, that includes...
Is CBD Oil Safe For Your Pet?

Is CBD Oil Safe For Your Pet?

I have been hearing so much about CBD Oil lately and sat down today to do some research on the benefits of giving it to your dog.  I have never tried it nor have I ever given CBD Oil to my dogs but after reading all the good things it can possibly do for your pet, I...
Grounds and Hounds Coffee

Grounds and Hounds Coffee

I am so excited to share this post with you!!  My sister sent me a link one night to a company called Grounds and Hounds Coffee.  The title was interesting but I fell in love with the story not to mention the coffee is delicious.   At Grounds and Hounds Coffee Co,...
The Grommet

The Grommet

I was scouring Pinterest like I do every night and came across a “pin” showing all of these neat gadgets for pets.  I clicked on it and it took me to a website called The Grommet.  You can find everything on their site from children’s clothes to home...
Nylabone for the power chewers

Nylabone for the power chewers

I haven’t done a product review in a while so I figured I’d take another chance on a toy that said “Tuff Enuff”.  I was at Shop N’ Save today getting groceries and stopped in the pet isle to see what they had.  I’ve posted before...
Comcast’s New “Pet Filter”

Comcast’s New “Pet Filter”

“Is Maggie hiding from me?”   “Is Maggie smiling?”   Who doesn’t love to know what their pet is doing when they are not home?  I know we do so we installed NEST to help us keep an eye on Jake and Maggie.  When we bought our new home, we chose...
DNA tests for your dog

DNA tests for your dog

This week is going so fast and has been so busy that I almost missed my Wednesday post.  It’s 7:44 pm and I still have time!  I found an interesting article in an “Eating Well” magazine this week titled “What Can a DNA Test Actually Reveal About My Dog?  My sister and...
doTERRA Essential Oils for Dogs and Cats

doTERRA Essential Oils for Dogs and Cats

I’ve been hearing so much about essential oils lately and was excited to meet someone who sells them.  So I set up an appointment with doTERRA Wellness Advocate, Emily McConaughy, and we met to discuss the oils I was interested in.  Let me tell you that I was...
Dehydrated Sweet Potatoes

Dehydrated Sweet Potatoes

Dehydrated Sweet Potatoes Happy “Friday Treats Friday” everyone!!  I recently started the “Friday Treats Friday” and was curious as to when I posted my first treat recipe for the dogs.  I looked back from the very first post and found...
Choke collars and how to use them

Choke collars and how to use them

There are many opinions on using a choke chain/collar on your dog and whether they are good for the pet or not.  I admit we do use them on Jake and Maggie but not before we were properly trained in how to put them on and when to use them during training.  They were...
What does “Cruelty Free” mean?

What does “Cruelty Free” mean?

Little by little, I find myself looking more and more for cruelty free makeup brands, body washes, hair, skin and cleaning products but it can be so confusing at times as to who is actually real and true in their opinion of what “cruelty free” means.  I thought I’d do...
Lip Veil Saves Elephants

Lip Veil Saves Elephants

I’m always searching for cruelty free products and came across a CHANTECAILLE ad in a magazine.  I have not tried this product yet but it is on my “to do” list to make a purchase and I wanted to share what looks like an amazing product.  Not only is...
FROMM Pet Food

FROMM Pet Food

If you read my last post regarding my trip to #Treats-Unleashed, you might be interested in hearing about #FROMM pet food.  I’m looking for a holistic dog food for the pups and when Brandon, my sales guy, highly recommended this brand and why, I started...
Jake, Maggie, and our new Nikon D5600 Camera

Jake, Maggie, and our new Nikon D5600 Camera

We’ve been talking about getting a new camera for like…FOREVER!  Well, we finally made our big purchase and bought a Nikon D5600 DSLR from Best Buy and this wonderful camera bag from Amazon.  Jake and Maggie turned 9 months old this month and buying this...
BIG Nylabone

BIG Nylabone

This is Jake and Maggie listing to me so intently tell them about their birthday presents. They turned 9 months old on March 8th and what better gift to get them (besides training) was a chew toy. You all know how I am forever searching for toys that they will not...
Fresh ‘n Clean Dog Shampoo

Fresh ‘n Clean Dog Shampoo

A friend recommended Fresh ‘N Clean dog shampoo for Jake and Maggie.  She is a dog mommy and I trust her opinion so I put the pups in my Jeep and headed to Pet Supplies Plus! She was right.  It has a great smell, creates a full lather, and left the pups soft and...
Keep Em’ Busy

Keep Em’ Busy

We all have responsibilities that take us away from the quality time we want to spend with our pets and worse yet, we get sick and we still have the responsibility to take care of them.  We have all had the flu a time or two in our lives and we know how it can zap...
Safe Paw Ice Melter

Safe Paw Ice Melter

“Jake and his leaves”!!!  “This is his happy face, I promise” :-).  Winter is here!  Jake and Maggie are loving the snow.  Well….they love every season especially fall as you can see by Jake’s pictures.  He loves the falling leaves,...
Chew Guard Technology (Part 2)

Chew Guard Technology (Part 2)

We are four days into the new year and Jake and Maggie have totally demolished all of their new toys.  I wanted to wrap each one individually for them for Christmas but we wanted to give the toys to them all at once.  It was a blast watching them get so excited and...
Squeaky Clean Free and Gentle

Squeaky Clean Free and Gentle

I’m sending Happy Thanksgiving wishes to everyone and hope you all have a wonderful day.  I know everyone is busy so I’m keeping this blog post short this week.   There are three items that I continue to purchase because they are amazing and I want to share them with...
Clavamox 250 mg for Maggie.  What is Clavamox?

Clavamox 250 mg for Maggie. What is Clavamox?

I watch Maggie and Jake like a hawk and would never have known that Maggie had adolescent UTI (Urinary Track Infection).  She did not show any signs of being sick, urinating frequently, straining to urinate, having accidents in the house, blood in the urine (I used a...
New Harnesses for Jake and Maggie from Amazon

New Harnesses for Jake and Maggie from Amazon

Blueberry Pet Soft & Comfortable 3M Reflective Multi-colored Stripe Mesh Padded Dog Harness Vest, Matching Collar & Leash Available Separately.     We were having a problem with the puppies pulling when we took them for walks which put me on a quest to find...
New Treats…happiness!!!

New Treats…happiness!!!

My sister bought Jake and Maggie new treats today and they love them!  This video says it all…sheer happiness!  Just look for Busy Chewnola’s by Purina at your local pet store or grocery store.  We found ours at Kroger!  On my “to do”...
Purina Puppy Pro Plan

Purina Puppy Pro Plan

We’ve had Jake and Maggie alittle over 3 months now.  I just took them to the vet yesterday for their second round of shots.  Jake weighs in at 27 pounds and Maggie is at 24 pounds.  I’m sad because they are getting harder to pick up but I love their...