The Controversy Behind The Movie ‘A Dog's Purpose' Revealed

THE CONTROVERSY BEHIND THE MOVIE ‘A DOG'S PURPOSE' REVEALED

Photo credit: Universal Pictures “ A Dog's Purpose ” is an adventure/comedy/drama movie that will hit theaters on January 27th, but...

I am the new Decorator!

I AM THE NEW DECORATOR!

Tugboat had some new found freedom and did not handle it very well!

 
 
 
2017 Dog Bite Fatality: Infant Killed by Family Dog in San Marcos, Texas

2017 DOG BITE FATALITY: INFANT KILLED BY FAMILY DOG IN SAN MARCOS, TEXAS

2-month old Skylar Dean Julius died after being attacked by the family dog. Infant Killed by Dog San Marcos, TX - Police are investigating...

Essential Gear for Traveling with Your Pup this Winter

ESSENTIAL GEAR FOR TRAVELING WITH YOUR PUP THIS WINTER

Whether you're going hiking for a day or taking a week-long vacation this winter, make sure you're prepared no matter what comes your...

 
 
 
Adoptable Dog of the Month

ADOPTABLE DOG OF THE MONTH

Queenie the Sweet Lab Mix “My name is Queenie and I'm an 11-year-young Lab mix who was surrendered to Monmouth County SPCA when my...

Exploring Fidalgo and Whidbey Island with Dogs

EXPLORING FIDALGO AND WHIDBEY ISLAND WITH DOGS

Between Seattle and the Canadian border, lying just off the mainland, is a confetti of islands. Some are accessible only by boat or...

 
 
 
No Remorse

NO REMORSE

Finley ate the cleaner's flip flop and she had to go home barefoot in the rain.

Meet the Shiloh Shepherd: A Larger, Gentler Version of the German Shepherd

MEET THE SHILOH SHEPHERD: A LARGER, GENTLER VERSION OF THE GERMAN SHEPHERD

Shiloh Shepherds were developed in New York by Tina Barber in the 1970s and registered as a breed in the 1990s. Barber wanted a larger,...

 
 
 
Under Construction. Almost

UNDER CONSTRUCTION. ALMOST

We here at Chez Pooch Smooches are on the eve of a kitchen renovation. Rita and I have donned our safety goggles and hardhats and...

2017 Dog Bite Fatality: Pit Bulls Kill Child on Way to School, Injure Two Others in Atlanta; Dogs' Owner Arrested

2017 DOG BITE FATALITY: PIT BULLS KILL CHILD ON WAY TO SCHOOL, INJURE TWO OTHERS IN ATLANTA; DOGS' OWNER ARRESTED

Logan Braatz, 6, died of his injuries. Syria Sanders, 5, suffered horrible facial injuries. Children Identified UPDATE 01/17/17: On...

 
 
 
Birthday Ruiner Celebrating my birthday on my own with my kids

BIRTHDAY RUINER CELEBRATING MY BIRTHDAY ON MY OWN WITH MY KIDS

Birthday Ruiner Celebrating my birthday on my own with my kids at their Uncle's and my hubby away. I bought myself a very fancy, very...

How to Deal with Your Dog's Anxiety and Fear

HOW TO DEAL WITH YOUR DOG'S ANXIETY AND FEAR

I, first, wanted to write an article on how to avoid a fearful or anxious dog. After all, avoiding it completely is a lot easier for...

 
 
 
Is Neosporin Safe for Dogs?

IS NEOSPORIN SAFE FOR DOGS?

During a recent prolonged cold snap, I noticed a small spot of blood at the end of my dog's face. Whether from rooting around and sniffing...

Does Your Dog Have Folliculitis? Here Are Natural Ways to Help

DOES YOUR DOG HAVE FOLLICULITIS? HERE ARE NATURAL WAYS TO HELP

Do you think there's a particular dog someone had in mind when the term “mangy mutt” was coined? Lassie? Nah, too windswept. Toto?...

 
 
 
Vigil in Olympia Remembers 19 Dogs That Died in Fire at Illegal Kennel

VIGIL IN OLYMPIA REMEMBERS 19 DOGS THAT DIED IN FIRE AT ILLEGAL KENNEL

Share This! Photo used with permission. A half-dozen dog lovers/rescuers held a candlelight vigil yesterday in Olympia to remember...

Bodycam Video Shows First 3 Minutes After Pit Bull Attack; Police Officer Rescues Victim and Provides Comfort

BODYCAM VIDEO SHOWS FIRST 3 MINUTES AFTER PIT BULL ATTACK; POLICE OFFICER RESCUES VICTIM AND PROVIDES COMFORT

"Just Lean On Me" - Cleveland Heights Police Officer Caution dog attack victims! This video may cause you to relive your attack. Raw...

 
 
 
Do you have questions about our giveaways?

DO YOU HAVE QUESTIONS ABOUT OUR GIVEAWAYS?

As you know, we love running giveaways! Whether we're giving away prizes through our giveaway posts or Twitter parties, we enjoy introducing...

Put Your Pup in a Colorful Sweater Made With Sustainable Alpaca Wool

PUT YOUR PUP IN A COLORFUL SWEATER MADE WITH SUSTAINABLE ALPACA WOOL

Behold the beauty of a fully funded Kickstarter campaign that has brought contemporary and cute sweaters to our four-legged friends!...

 
 
 
Ask A Vet: Why Does My Dog Stink When He Is Wet?

ASK A VET: WHY DOES MY DOG STINK WHEN HE IS WET?

Every dog lover knows the smell. If you blindfolded us and tested us, we could all pick out the smell of “wet dog”. It is a fairly...

These 8 Health Problems Result in the Most Pet Insurance Claims

THESE 8 HEALTH PROBLEMS RESULT IN THE MOST PET INSURANCE CLAIMS

Pet insurance provider PetPlan released a list of its most frequently claimed conditions in 2016 and how much they could cost pet owners...