Dog Life

How I Met My Dog - Rio

“His mom was a Lab, and his dad was a traveling salesman,” said the guy at the animal shelter, gesturing to the 12-week-old puppy he was washing to get ready...more

Food Rules

Domino, Nancy’s five-year-old sweet-tempered spaniel mix, seemed elated by the arrival of Eddie, a new Boxer puppy, into the home. But that evening, when the...more

Springtime Gardening and Pet Safety

Spring is the season for being outdoors. For many that mean slipping on their rubber boots and gloves, grabbing their shovel, and planting seeds in the hope...more

De-dog Your Home With These 7 Tips (8 if you count the robot)

Problem #1 You're over-run with dog toys, tripping over them en route to the bathroom and almost wiping out on that under-foot tennis ball while serving...more

Should You Scrap the Table Scraps?

As winter break comes to a close, numerous students find themselves back at home with a fridge full of leftovers. For many pet owners, this means a few less...more

In Defense of the City Dog

People often say to me, "I could never have a dog in the city." And I just shake my head in a sort of circular, nonresponsive, thanks-for-your-comment kind of...more

Which Emotions Do Dogs Actually Experience?

Do dogs have feelings? Most people can read emotions in their dog quite easily. For example, you come home and your dog dances around wagging her tail, and you...more

Living the Sweet Life

From the corrugated metal belly of a restored World War II Quonset Hut, La Dolce Vita Animal Rescue was born. The unusual place of genesis, home to La Dolce...more

Mutts, Glorious Mutts!

BELLA, Border Collie/Labrador/German Shepherd Krissy Nordstrom-Young and her dog, Bella, were our last pair of the day and another duo that traveled over...more

DIY Craft - Chalkboard Dog-treat Jar

Materials • Glass jar • Chalkboard paint (available at most hardware and paint stores) • Paint brush • Printer • Paper • Scissors • Masking tape • Newspaper...more


Dog of the Week!

Meet: Fynn