5 Things to Consider When Starting a Pet-sitting Business

Starting up a pet-sitting business isn’t as difficult as it may seem, but there are several things to take into consideration. Time, commitment, and professionalism are at the top of the list. Essentially, you will be a small business owner, … Continue reading

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Five Things You Need to Know About the Delta Pet Policy

The internet was abuzz this week with word about the changes to Delta’s pet flying policy. And as tends to happen, people got about 75% of the way there before they took a sharp left turn and read it incorrectly. Here … Continue reading

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Tuesday Top Ten: Things Only a German Shepherd Family Would Understand

Another outstanding list from Woofipedia. Click on the link if you want to see the pix that go along with this. Just like with the list for Aussie families, I would argue that all of us who love dogs would … Continue reading

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Two things people always say when a pet dies at home and other DeathLord lessons

Life is weird in lots of way. Things happen for a reason, and you have to kind of be open to what life’s going to throw at you because you certainly aren’t going to expect most of it. Even the … Continue reading

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“No Obamacare for dogs”: 5 things you should know about the vet ER

Another week, another veterinary ER under fire. This time, it’s the Southwest Michigan Animal Emergency Hospital, now receiving angry calls and even death threats after declining to perform emergency exploratory surgery on a young German Shepherd who developed complications after … Continue reading

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Three things to know about the jerky illnesses

Let’s imagine, for a moment, that there is a serial killer loose in your town. One by one, he picks little kids off from the local playground, and it’s horrible and awful. The police are working around the clock, but … Continue reading

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I’m designing a new dog coat. Dog owners would you add things you would like to see in a dog coat?

Question by Socks: I’m designing a new dog coat. Dog owners would you add things you would like to see in a dog coat? As it says in the title, I’m designing a new winter dog coat. Anybody have things … Continue reading

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The Eleven Cutest Things That Happened in 2012

We Own Cuteness Curation! Some of the cutest, most heart-warming things happened in 2012 and now is a time for quiet reflection on the mind-numbing cuteness that separated this year from all other years. Check out our favorites and be … Continue reading

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Common Things That Make Dogs Itch

I was talking to a veterinarian the other day about something we spend much of our day treating. Itchy skin and ear problems in dogs can take up from 20 to 40% of our day. The worst part is that … Continue reading

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Good Things Come in Small Packages

Man I love this dog. She is always so damn happy (as long as she isn’t stressed out). She always has a smile for me. She knows how to have a good time, even if it does only last for … Continue reading

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