Leo Potato

Leo Potato

So much thought goes into deciding on a name for your dog. So. Much. Erich and I went back and forth for weeks before sticking with Leo. After he was born, before we brought him home, we started calling him Potato because that’s exactly what he looked like: a little potato with legs and a tail. Since then, Potato has stuck as his “middle” name. He’ll even respond when we […]

[Giveaway] How often should you wash your pet’s bowls?

[Giveaway] How often should you wash your pet’s bowls?

Keeping pets healthy is at the top of each pet parent’s list. Usually, when we think of keeping them healthy, we think of giving them the right amount of high-quality pet food along with adequate amounts of water. Often, we forget that not only is what we put in the bowls important to our pet’s health, but how we take care of the bowls themselves as well. Even the cutest […]

Leo Talks Back

Leo Talks Back

Leo is usually a quiet puppy (emphasis on the usually), aside from his random baby dinosaur noises when he’s yawning or stretching. We’ve been very lucky that he doesn’t bark at other people, dogs, or other random things dogs bark at. When we first introduced crate training to him he would whine and bark in the crate. Gradually (and thankfully), he stopped altogether as he grew more comfortable in the […]

The real reason cats hate water

The real reason cats hate water

Leo vs the Vet

Leo vs the Vet

Before bringing Leo home, we knew he would be coming home with his first round of shots, and we would be responsible for the rest. As soon as we confirmed the day we could bring him home, we scheduled his vet appointment the very next day. Since we were new to Florida, we weren’t sure which vet to take Leo to. After looking through the 1-800PetMeds Vet Directory for which […]

[Giveaway] Create the Perfect Memory with your Beloved Pet

[Giveaway] Create the Perfect Memory with your Beloved Pet

There are few things in the world that will instantly cheer you up when you look at it. Photos of our favorite pets are definitely one of them. We have partnered with Photography.com to make printing your favorite picture a breeze, but printing the photos isn’t the hard part. The real challenge is getting your pet to pose for the perfect snapshot. Some pets are naturals (we envy those pet parents!) […]

Can dogs eat apples? Yes – as long as you avoid these two things

Can dogs eat apples? Yes – as long as you avoid these two things