Enrichment Creates the Bond of a Lifetime: One Dog’s Journey Using His Eyes, Ears, Nose, Paws and Tongue

At age 15 years, 2 months and 15 days (that’s about 95 in human years1), I could not feel more blessed about the time I’ve shared on this earth with my best pal, Haiku the Chikita (Chow-Akita mix)!  This bundle of fluff with almond-shaped eyes came into our lives when only 6-weeks old, so we’ve […]

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How Owning a Dog Can Improve Your Physical and Mental Well-being

Have you found that your physical and mental well-being have taken a backseat for months, even years? People are often guilty of putting just about everything else in their lives ahead of their own well-being, pushing their own feelings to the side, and vowing to deal with it later. Unfortunately, over time, it will start […]

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7 Golden Tips for New Dog Owners

Tips for new dog owners are an essential guide if you are preparing for the latest addition to your family. Being a pet owner comes with many trials and responsibilities. It is more difficult to adjust to a new life with a pet if you don’t know what you are doing. If you are looking […]

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Which Male Hemp Flower Plant is Good Breeding Material

Well, I’m not talking about breeding your pet!  But…if you are considering CBD products for your pets, it’s always best to learn about how the ingredients are grown and what are best practices for all elements of the products you buy. Growing hemp can be a very profitable business or an exciting hobby. Depending on […]

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Tips for Choosing A Safe Collar for Your Dog

For those of you who read this blog, I know that your dog (and in some cases, cat, rabbit or other sweet creature) is your best friend! Dogs, like many other pets, are seen as members of the family and so naturally, we want to do everything that we can to keep them safe. This […]

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WATER SAFETY: In it, Not Enough of It or Too Much

In Water Quoting TheDogPress.com from March 25th, 2019… “It’s not just hunger, being cold, wet, and abandoned, dogs can’t live long without water and in 2019’s record-breaking floods, the flood water is poisonous…In addition to bacteria from so many dead and decaying animals, [it has been reported that as] You get closer to the house […]

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Keep Your Dog Active at Every Age with Alpine Outfitters

Watch for my LIVE blog on this topic Thursday, July 23rd, 2020 3pm Eastern at www.Facebook.com/Sunny-dogInk Although much of our daily activities have been restricted due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, it is more important than ever to keep moving.  Some humans are getting a bit stir crazy being confined to home, but it is not […]

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Hyperthermia

It only takes a short period of time for a dog or cat left in a car to get into a deadly situation — 70°F is actually considered too hot in a car! Pets don’t sweat to regulate their body temperature (normally 100.4°F – 102.5°F). Instead, they release heat through their tongue, nose and foot […]

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Summer Pet Safety Tips

The heat is on, and whether you choose a summer Vacation or Stay-cation, keep your pets in mind 24/7.  Know what to do for Heatstroke and what signs mean your pet requires emergency immediate veterinary care by boning up on your pet first-aid skills. Have plenty of fresh water available for your pet, inside & out.  […]

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Foods that Dogs Can Eat 

Halloween or not, candy is never a good addition to your dog’e diet, but do you ever feel confused thinking about what you can feed your pet? We tried answering this question for all dog lovers who care for their pet’s health.  To start off, let’s understand that while you might feel tempted to feed […]

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5 Tips for Improving Your Family Dog’s Health

Taking care of your spouse, children, and yourself is a chore in itself. Each person in the home has unique needs depending on a variety of factors, but the same can be said about your dog. Canines, both young and old, have unique dietary, emotional, and physical needs – just because they cannot vocalize these […]

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When Do Pit Bulls Stop Growing?

You might be one of those anxious parents that wants to know whether their child, or in this case, dog is doing okay, and whether they are developing as they should. It is quite commendable that you are taking a keen interest in what your puppy should be going through. In any case, there is […]

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