Pet outings & activities

21 fun things to do with your dog

There is no cuter copilot than a canine — and for most people, no more amenable friend. After all, is there any person on the planet who thinks a road trip to the city dump is an adventure, or that breaking down cardboard boxes is the best thing ever? Doing... more

How to Find That Cat Pee Smell

Where is that cat pee smell coming from? Cats can pee in the most unlikely places. Locate the cat urine odor in your home with these top tips.No matter how much you love your feline friend, there is no denying that cleaning up after him isn't the most... more

10 totally paw-some dog birthday party ideas

Dogs provide us with companionship, all kinds of cuteness and infinite amounts of love — so, the least we can do as pet owners is extoll their brilliance on their birthday on Instagram (of course!) and beyond. No matter the occasion — a dog birthday party, gotcha day, bark-mitzvah, or... more

20 of the Best Free DIY Dog House Plans on the Internet

If a DIY dog house is on your to-do list, these detailed dog house plans are just what you need to get from beginning to end. Your dog gives you unconditional love and affection on the regular, so why not show him some love by giving him a great outdoor space to... more

34 Surprisingly Dog-Friendly Stores

Love to shop? Love your dog? Read this surprising list of stores that will let you bring your four-legged friend along with you!Not too long ago, it was unheard of to bring your dog along with you to do a little shopping. These days, many national retailers allow your... more

8 Easy DIY Dog Paw Print Art Projects

Here are 8 fun and easy ways to turn your dog's paw prints into treasured pieces of art for the whole family. As dog parents, it seems as though our lives revolve around constantly taking pictures of every little cute thing our dogs do. Is your puppy carrying a stick... more

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What emergency numbers should I give my pet sitter?

I can't wait to go on vacation this year! I've been planning and saving for it for two years now! I even have the pet sitter hired. I'm not sure what information to give him, though. What specific emergency phone numbers should I share with the pet... more

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What to do if the kid I'm babysitting is competetive and bossy to me?

Thank you for reading my question and giving me the chance to express my feelings about this situation I experience. Im 24 year old university student who doesnt have any particular education about babysitting but it happened to be my job for the last two years. This year i was... more