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Valentine’s Day Treats

Valentine’s Day is a perfect time to show those close to you how much you love them. That could include making them dinner, taking them on a fancy trip or buying them the perfect gift. You may have everything already planned for your human companions, but do you have the perfect treat for your furry friend? Lucky for you, we’ve got you covered with this no-bake treat recipe! Your pup will feel the love with ingredients that are good for them and delicious. Valentine's Day Treats silicon heart molds1 pint greek yogurt1 cup creamy peanut butter1 banana Mix together the…

DIY Salmon Dog Treats for Training

Our dogs show us love with sweet kisses, and we often show it back by giving them one of their favorite treats. In the case of training, however, our dog does something good and we reward with a treat to enforce the behavior. In recent studies, using food as a motivator has been proven to increase response time in dogs. This particular study found that food shortened the length of time taken to complete the response to the command. However, this difference occurred only in the early training phase and not later in the process. So, once your dog learns…

The DIY Dog Ramp for Under $30

Whether your dog is aging, small or just not a climber, you’re probably accustomed to lifting them onto the bed, the furniture or into the car. After lifting them for months, I needed a new solution. The search for an affordable dog ramp commenced. Prices started at $100 for a simple ramp and this was simply out of my price range. I then decided I could make my own dog ramp. The DIY dog ramp was exactly what I needed. It was sturdy and lightweight. We adapted our dog ramp from Dogsaholic. It can be placed anywhere your dog needs an…

DIY Ultimate Toy Filled Puppy Playpen

Puppies love to chew. Like really, really, really love to chew. If your arm is handy they’ll chew on it. Our little destructor was pushing our limits and having just a few puppy toys around was not cutting it. So we created the ultimate puppy playpen full of toys and other household items to keep our rambunctious pup busy. The puppy playpen is easy to build – it’s just PVC pipe, rope, and dog toys. But wow, was it a lifesaver! Our puppy is no longer a pup and still enjoys playing with it! (although we did need to get…

16 Tips to Make Life With Your Pet Easier

Having a dog can be a lot of work at times. As an owner, your responsible for everything from grooming your pet, to feeding them, to making sure they get enough exercise. However, that doesn’t mean there aren’t ways to make caring for your pet more efficient. Here are 16 tips to help you save time and money when it comes to your pup. 1. Fix You Furry Floors  If you have a dog that sheds, sometimes it feels like you’re in a constant battle with their fur, especially if you have carpet. For quick and easy cleanup, use a…