How to Get Dog Urine Out Of Your Carpet

Wondering how to get rid all traces of dog urine? Let’s talk about the steps you can take to get rid of that smell of dog pee–not just odor that you can smell but also that your dog can detect. All you need is warm water, clean towels, a urine eliminator specially formulated for pet […]

Enter the Campfire Treats Halloween #Giveaway!

Trick or treat! We all wrestle with the decision of which treats to give our dogs, ones that our dogs will love but, at the same time, we’ll feel good about them eating. We love giving our dogs all-natural, single ingredient treats from Campfire Treats, all handcrafted in Campfire Treats’ Northern California kitchen. Every Campfire […]

10 Ways To Satisfy Your Cat’s Hunting Instincts

In spite of being domesticated, sheltered, and brought up in a homely environment, cats just can’t do away with their genetic hunting instincts. Even if you come across your fluffy partner whiling its time away on a lazy afternoon, don’t get carried away with such cuteness overloads. Your kitty companion is surely on its way […]

National Black Dog Day: October 1

Each day in animal shelters across the country potential pet parents pass by kennels which contain adoptable black dogs. Disinterest in canines with dark coats is so common that the name Black Dog Syndrome has been coined to describe this sad situation. To help our barking buddies with ebony fur, there is also a pet […]

Are Grackles Dangerous to Your Dog?

Today we have a guest post from the Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences about a topic that’s familiar to just about everyone who’s ever parked in a tree-lined parking lot: grackles. Personally I love watching these fascinating birds and their interactions with each other–but, with all that bird poop they leave […]

We’re Launching a New Blog! #Giveaway

The last few weeks, we’ve been hard at work preparing a new blog that we’re launching today: get ready for DogTipper’s DOGGONE TEXAS! Our new blog is created in the same style as DogTipper so you’ll be very familiar with the layout–but, rather than the tips and top products you are accustomed to seeing on […]

8 Ways to Celebrate National Dog Week!

As doting pet parents we know that every dog has his day, and we diligently mark August 26th on our calendars in recognition of National Dog Day. But did you also know that every dog has his own WEEK thanks to National Dog Week? Held each fourth week in September, National Dog Week was established […]

Our Visit to the #GetYourLicksonRoute66 Tour!

Barli and Tiki enjoyed a fun outing earlier this week: a visit to the Austin stop of FIDO Friendly’s Get Your Licks on Route 66 adoption tour! As you know, for the past several years we’ve written the “Bowser on a Budget” column for FIDO Friendly so it was extra fun to welcome publisher Susan […]

Win a RESCUE Tote Bag!

I am ready for cooler weather. I know some people are sad to see summer end–but the triple digit temperatures we have every summer put a big crimp in our travels. For us, fall means a time to get out and enjoy the outdoors with day trips and longer getaways with our dogs. This will […]

5 Benefits Of Turmeric To Boost Your Dog’s Health

The bright yellow-colored spice in your kitchen can prove to be the perfect health supplement for your canine partner. You have guessed it correctly, we are talking about ‘turmeric’ and its innumerable health advantages for your furry friend. As a widely-used spice and cooking ingredient in Asian as well as Middle Eastern culinary specialties, turmeric […]