How Do I Get My Dog to be a Therapy Dog?

How Do I Get My Dog to be a Therapy Dog?

Our thanks and gratitude to the Alliance of Therapy Dogs (ATD) for the information contained in this article. To clear up any misconceptions, we’ll begin with information from ATD on the difference between Therapy Dogs and Service Dogs. What is the difference between...
Dogs in the White House

Dogs in the White House

Having a dog in the White House is nothing new, as 32 U.S. presidents undoubtedly found comfort in the loyalty, friendship, and unconditional love of “man’s best friend”. George Washington George Washington (no party): 1st U.S. President (1789-1797) Sweet Lips,...
A Year’s Worth of Holiday Treats For Pets

A Year’s Worth of Holiday Treats For Pets

We’ve made it easy for you to prepare Holiday treats for your pets and for gift giving. You’ll find recipes for Valentine’s Day, St. Patrick’s Day, Easter & Passover, Memorial & Independence days, Halloween, Thanksgiving, and Winter Holidays. For Valentine’s...
Pros and Cons of Gifting A Pet For Christmas

Pros and Cons of Gifting A Pet For Christmas

We’ll take a deep dive into this issue so that you can decide for yourself. To get started, we thought sharing a few facts about pet ownership was the best place to begin. Here are a few facts about pet ownership in the US as reported by the ASPCA. “Currently, no...
Dog-Friendly Places in Albuquerque

Dog-Friendly Places in Albuquerque

Dog Parks (27) Restaurants (172) and Pet Friendly Places (6) where your pooch is welcomeDOG PARKS Note: For the location and map of the parks listed below, visit the City of Albuquerque Dog Parks listing. We recommend that you check out the “reviews” for the parks...
Is Pet Insurance Worth It?

Is Pet Insurance Worth It?

This could be the $64,000 question. This week we’re featuring one of the best, most comprehensive articles we’ve read on Pet Insurance. The article “Is Pet Insurance Worth It?” was written by Kimberly Alt for The Canine Journal. The topics covered in the article are...