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College Station Doggie Day at the Pool

College Station Doggie Day at the Pool

As summer winds down and fall approaches, it’s even more important to get in some time at the pool, and no one makes a better pool buddy than our furry friends! Enjoy a day with your dog at Cindy Hallaran Pool on Saturday, September 28, from 10 AM – 2 PM. Admission is only $3…

How to Bandage a Cut on a Dog

How to Bandage a Cut on a Dog

In an emergency situation, you need to know how to act quickly and efficiently to take care of your dog. While you should leave serious medical procedures to your vet or emergency services, knowing how to bandage a cut on your dog is a useful skill to have going forward. After all, our doggos are…

Keeping Your Dog Safe while Hiking

Keeping Your Dog Safe While Hiking

Hiking with your dog is an extremely rewarding experience, both in terms of physical and mental health. Your dog may be eager to hit the trails, but there are a few safety tips that you should be sure to cover before heading out to hike with your dog. Check out our safety recommendations below! Train…

What are the Smartest Dog Breeds?

What Are the Smartest Dog Breeds?

How do you define a dog’s intelligence? To determine what makes a dog “smart” experts look at their instincts, obedience, and adaptability. Some dogs may be superior in one or two of these areas but lack in another. For example, Terriers aren’t great at taking directions, but they have an excellent sense of hearing. Experts…

The Most Popular Game of Thrones Inspired Dog Names

The Most Popular Game of Thrones Inspired Dog Names

The Game of Thrones series has become one of the World’s most popular series. With its season finale expected to attract more than 16.5 million viewers, it’s no wonder why the show has started to influence many parts of our daily lives. Clothing lines, Monopoly, dishware, and even Oreos have promoted advertisements with Game of…

Bark for Life of Aggieland

Bark for Life of Aggieland

Get ready for a dog-lightful day in celebration of those affected by cancer, along with fun activities for everyone to enjoy! What is Bark for Life for? Bark for Life is a dog-friendly event that supports The American Cancer Society. This fundraising Fido event is in honor of life-long canine caregiving donors. Bark for Life is…

Apartment Living Tips with Dogs

Apartment Living Tips with Dogs

Living in an apartment doesn’t make being a pet parent very easy. But with patience and the proper knowledge ahead of time you and your dog will be able to quickly adapt to the new circumstances. Exercise is Key Many of the problems of having a dog in your apartment stem from the lack of activity they’re…

DIY Dog Treats

Fun DIY Dog Treats

Making homemade treats for your dog can be fun and creative for you but also healthy for Fido since you know exactly what’s going into their snacks. To get you started, we’ve gathered a couple of quick and straightforward dog treat ideas that are sure to please your precious pup. Frozen Peanut Butter Yogurt Dog…

Tips for Leaving Your Dog Home Alone

Tips for Leaving Your Dog Home Alone

Having a dog at home with you is a wonderful and amazing thing. A dog is a human’s best friend, and they bring us a variety of joys, such a playmate, cooking buddy, or just someone to lounge around. Even with all these perks, one of the main reasons people are deterred from getting a…

Traveling with Your Dog

Traveling with Your Dog

With the holidays right around the corner, you and your family may have plans to travel during this season. Whether you’re traveling by car, plane, or another form, traveling can always be a little stressful. Add your dog into the equation and it can be even a little more overwhelming. Luckily there are plenty of…

Why Dogs Sneeze

Why Dogs Sneeze

We sneeze often and its not that big of a deal! It can be caused by a lot of different things: allergies, a cold, smelling something, etc. While we don’t usually think anything of our own sneezes, hearing your dog sneeze can sometimes be a funny or alarming thing to hear. However it is very…

How to act around service dogs.

How to Act Around Service Dogs

If you’re a dog lover and dog owner, you probably have the urge to pet every dog you see. It is easy for us to get so caught up in a new pup’s cuteness that we forget the dog may be hard at work. There are over 387,000 service dogs in the US working every day…

College Station Loves Dogs

College Station Loves Dogs & the TAMU Mascot Reveille

College Station is a great place to raise a dog. With dog-friendly hotels, hiking trails, restaurants, and more, you and your furry friend will never be bored in this hub! College Station loves dogs so much that they are even welcome in classes and dorms at the city’s Texas A&M University…well, one very special dog…

Keeping your dogs paws off hot pavement.

Keeping Paws Off the Pavement this Summer

When summer rolls around, temperatures start to rise. Even though we love to spend days outdoors with our dogs in the summer weather, sometimes it can get too hot for our dogs to handle. On top of dehydration and overheating, our dogs are also at risk for another issue during the summer. When it is…

Summer exercises with your dog.

Safe & Fun Summer Exercises with Your Dog

No matter what time of year it is, exercising your dog is incredibly important. Even when temperatures warm up, we still have to find safe ways to get our dogs the workout they need. They need to continue getting walks and playtime to stay healthy and happy. However, when temps are high we have to…

Tough dog toys for dogs that chew.

Tough Toys for Dogs that Chew

Dogs love their toys and we love to spoil them! It is always so fun running into a store to grab your pup a new toy. But sometimes it can be pretty frustrating to have your dog chew up that toy in less than a week. Some dogs just love to chew. Whether you’re trying…

Why does my dog itch?

Why is My Dog Itching?

Your dog scratching or itching every once in a while is totally normal and common. It’s just something dogs do! But when you notice it starts to become more severe, that’s when you may suspect it is more than just their regular itch. There are so many different things that can cause your dog to…

Giving your dog a massage.

Giving Your Dog a Massage

For us humans, getting a massage can be a very relaxing experience that we may do to treat ourselves. On top of all the physical benefits, massages actually have many mental and stress relieving benefits as well. While we probably want to get massages all the time, have you ever considered giving your dog a massage?…