Dog Life

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Ask an Expert - Soothing separation anxiety

Most dogs who are over-exuberant are not getting the amount of exercise they need. more
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Doggone Smart Apps

1. Dog Toy Free Simple yet amusing, this app has just one function: shake your phone and it will emit a compelling squeaky sound to surprise and entertain...more
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DIY Craft - Barkin’ Blooms

Your dog will be a hit with a silk-flower-adorned collar. The flourish charms, whether at an impromptu backyard barbeque or a more formal affair, like a wedding (every wedding party needs a flower dog). The embellishment is temporary; affixed with a simple snap, the flower can be removed or changed at whim. more
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DIY Eat - Pupsicles

Beat the heat. Whip up these quick frozen treats for your dog and his canine pals with food you have on hand. All you need is 5 minutes, a few ingredients, and a freezer. more
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DIY Craft - Personalized Treat Tins

Personalized Treat Tin How-To 1. Download the customizable treat tin label template and type the name of the doggie recipient or type of dog treats directly...more
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“Life is a Series of Treats”

Filmmaker and dog-lover Steven Andrew Garcia recently collaborated on a video-installation, "Life is a Series of Treats," with his dog, Laika. In it, Laika spends a day in Echo Park while wearing a small camera to document her interests, including trash, food, butterflies, chasing birds, and other dogs. You know, the usual. What is unusual is that the video is shot entirely by Laika. more
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To Lost Friends and Fallen Comrades

It is a sad reality that sharing a life with dogs almost invariably means grieving for them, these best-est of friends, our fallen comrades. We are always aware, of course, of their comparatively truncated life spans and the rapid passing of time, yet, so wholly unimaginable is their disappearance from our lives that we suspend thoughts of their passing. more
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Irish Dog Breeds

In honour of St. Patrick’s Day, we’re celebrating the loveable breeds of Irish descent with a fun AKC profile covering the background and personality of each of these eight beauties. more
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Think Like Your Dog

We can’t help humanizing our dogs. I’ve been guilty of it myself, especially with my old superdog, Lou, who was as close to human as a dog could get. They comfort us and, over time, we almost forget that they are dogs. more
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Embarrassing Moments

Whoever said dogs can do no wrong obviously never had her pooch decide to do his business in the ATM room of the bank (on security camera!) or bring home a pile of “racy” magazines (actually happened!) from the neighbour’s trash. more

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Dog of the Week!

Meet: Buster Brown