Should we dress up our pets for Halloween?

Should we dress up our pets for Halloween? Dressing up on Halloween can be great fun for children and adults alike, but what about our furry friends? Just like people, dogs and cats are individuals, and no two animals are … Continue reading

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What should you do if you see an animal out in the cold?

What should you do if you see an animal out in the cold? As animal lovers, one of the most heartbreaking things to see is a helpless animal trapped in an unsafe situation. There has been growing awareness and media … Continue reading

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Should Your Dog Sleep in Bed with You?

Should you share your bed with your dog? We’ve got tips for puppies, adolescent and senior dogs–and tips on when NOT to allow your dog to sleep with you. This post first appeared in DogTipper.com…. [[ This is a summary … Continue reading

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Should I Buy a GPS Dog Collar?

This post includes affiliate links. For years, our dogs have worn GPS trackers on their collars, giving us peace of mind that, should they become lost when we’re traveling–or even out for… [[ This is a summary only. Click the … Continue reading

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Dog Friendly Beaches: Rules and Etiquette You Should Know

Do your summer plans include travel to the beach for you and your dog? Not all beaches permit dogs–partly because some dog owners have disregarded public laws in the past. When you do find… [[ This is a summary only. … Continue reading

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Why Your Dog Should Never Ride with His Head out the Car Window

Let’s face it: we are bombarded with images of dogs enjoying the wind in their fur as they ride down the highway with their head out the window. We all see the joy that dogs get in sticking… [[ This … Continue reading

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Should You Muzzle Your Dog for Your Cat’s Safety?

I got this email from a listener: “I need a muzzle for my pitbull.  She is great with me, but I don’t trust her with cats in the house, so when she is in the house she is crated.  I … Continue reading

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What You Should Know About the Recent Pet Food Recalls

If you watch the news, you are likely concerned by the recent reports regarding the withdrawal of certain pet food products from store shelves because of food safety concerns. First, please be aware that no Halo products are involved in … Continue reading

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What Should a Dog Eat?

What should a dog eat and how do you know if you’re giving your pet the best diet possible? There are so many different types of diets available for dogs today – dry food, canned food, raw meats, cooked meats, … Continue reading

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Should You Let Your Dog Sleep in Your Bed?

My two dogs sleep in my bedroom- Wanda likes her soft-sided “hut” and Maisie stretches out on the chaise longue which is designed as “hers,” but neither of them sleeps on my bed (partly because, as a widow of two … Continue reading

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