Discovered on the Internet – Doggy Alarm Clock Videos

How does your dog wake you up in the morning? If you search “dog alarm clock” on video sharing sites, you’ll find thousands of clips on dogs waking their owners up. The following titles are our favorites: • dog alarm clocks are the best alarm clocks • how to wake up dad • husky wakes […]

Focus On German Shepherds

Few breeds are as devoted to their owners as German Shepherd Dogs (GSDs) and if you look at our ‘Tales with Tails’ archives, you will see that many of the featured dogs come from this breed. Their combination of loyalty, intelligence, and tracking skills have made them the ideal working dog for service, police, and […]

Keeping your Dog Safe from Coyotes

Experts speculate that the drought forced coyotes into the cities seeking new sources of food. Subsequent rain has restored their ‘natural’ food supply, but the attraction of pets as easy food means that coyotes will continue to attack pets even as their traditional food supplies become more abundant. This new normal means that no matter […]

Best Places to Walk Your Dog – William Mason Regional Park

Looking for a park that goes beyond the 200 ft by 200 ft track with grass, a children’s playground, and a few benches and tables? A park with large tracts of grass that allow you to throw a frisbee at your dog or take it jogging, roller skating, or bicycling without having to go in […]

Tales with Tails –  Hachiko

True stories that inspire us to love our pets as they love us.  Hachiko. We kick off our series Tales with Tails with the most famous story of pet loyalty: Hachiko. He was an Akita who greeted his master, Hidesaburo Ueno, at the Shibuya Train Station in Tokyo when he returned from work every day. One […]

The Array of Benefits from Walking a Dog

Your dog will benefit in many ways from being walked: weight loss weight maintenance fitness maintenance longer lifespan improvement of cardiovascular health arthritis management insulin regulation and diabetes control overall well-being anxiety reduction less destructive behavior reduction in barking housebreaking improve socialization meeting other dogs

Join our ‘Strut Your Mutt’ team!

Greetings everyone! Greg & Livia are taking part in ‘Strut Your Mutt’ to help save the lives of homeless dogs, and we’d like to invite you to join our awesome struttin’ team! Our team is fundraising for Coastal German Shepherd Rescue, and our fundraising goal is $15,000. We are strutting for Coastal German Shepherd Rescue, […]