Puppy Parties

  1. {Ruh-roh} Dog Moment #14 - What's That Smell?

    Why is it that your dog always get into the messiest situations at the worst time? Tell us your Ruh-Roh dog moment!  
  2. {Pawty Treats For Summer} Banana & Peanut Butter Pup-sicle Recipe

    {Pawty Treats For Summer} Banana & Peanut Butter Pup-sicle Recipe
    Summer is finally here! Everyone including your pup is ready to get outside and enjoy some fun in the sun. After enjoying some summer activities, treat your pup to a banana and peanut butter pup-sicle. Pup-sicles are a refreshing dog treat for summer parties, especially for outdoor bruffday pawties or hot diggity dog grilling parties. {Banana & Peanut Butter Pup-sicle Recipe} What You’ll Need: 16 oz Plain Greek Yogurt 3 Tablespoons Natural Peanut Butter 2 Tablespoons Honey 1 Banana 1 Ice Cube Tray How To Make It: Mix Greek yogurt...
  3. A Little Bit of Pampering Can Make Your Pooch Feel Like a Princess

    A Little Bit of Pampering Can Make Your Pooch Feel Like a Princess
    Remember as a little girl dressing up in your moms dresses and high heels, putting on make-up and jewelry and strutting around the house? Remember sitting down to a tea party with all of your favorite dolls and stuff animals in attendance and feeling like the most special person in the whole wide world?  It's every little girls dream to be a princess, so why not give your furry four legged friend the same kind of dream.  Here are a couple of things as pet owners we can do to...
  4. Water Safety for Dogs - The Need for Dog Life Vests!

    Water Safety for Dogs - The Need for Dog Life Vests!
    Most of us assume all dogs know how to swim, which is a common misconception. The “doggie paddle” was named that for a reason, right? While some dog breeds love to be in the water, there are some that don’t enjoy being anywhere near the water. For some breeds that have low body fat, like Greyhounds, it can even be dangerous. These breeds may have a very difficult time staying afloat and regulating their body temperature. If a dog is afraid of the water, and shows high levels of anxiety...
  5. What I Told my Boss After a Trip to Las Vegas {BlogPaws 2014 Recap}

    What I Told my Boss After a Trip to Las Vegas {BlogPaws 2014 Recap}
    We all know what happens in Vegas, stays in Vegas – BUT when you to go to Las Vegas for a BlogPaws conference, you can’t wait to get home and tell everyone what you saw, who you met and what pet celebs were there. I traveled to BlogPaws 2014 alone, leaving my furbaby at home. I knew there would be other furry friends there but I didn’t quite see how it could be an effective learning and networking environment with me worrying about where and when his next potty break...
  6. Tips for Dogs and Kids

    Tips for Dogs and Kids
    Most children want a pet. Most of those pets they want are dogs. You’d think they would go together perfect but they don’t always. In order to get a great relationship, it takes time, training, and patience.  My oldest daughter is 3 years old and she can sometimes be rough or unaware she might hurt our dog. Our dog Lulu is very small and old...so even though they are comfortable with each other, my daughter still shouldn’t carry her like a baby or get too rough just in case of...
  7. {Recipe} Doggie Pupcakes

    {Recipe} Doggie Pupcakes
    Celebrate your pup’s birthday with these delicious and easy doggie pupcakes. These treats will be the hit of your bruffday party, all of the pooches will be drooling over them and begging to take one home. You can decorate the pupcakes with personalized cupake picks and sticker kits from WhenPoochComesToShove.com. Not only will your pupcakes be yummy, they will also look amazing! Happy Baking & Pawty Planning! {Doggie Pupcake Recipe} The Details: Yield: 6 Pupcakes Prep Time: 10 Minutes Cook Time: 10 to 15 Minutes Keep in refrigerator for up...
  8. {almost} From-Scratch Homemade Dog Treats

    {almost} From-Scratch Homemade Dog Treats
    Give your puppy party guests an extra-special doggie bag party favor with these {almost} homemade dog treats. Made from a puppy cake mix with a minor adjustment to the ingredients, these soft dog cookies are the perfect treat! I used a box Puppy Cake mix to make these super easy dog biscuits. You can use any flavor, simply add all the ingredients - except for the water. Then slowly add the water until you have a bread dough consistency. With some whole wheat flour on my counter top, I rolled...
  9. {Ruh-roh} Dog Moment #32 - Walk This Way

    Loosing your pet is completely terrifying but leave it to my dog to lighten the mood. What's your Ruh-roh dog moment? Tell us below in the comments and it may be featured as one of our favorites.
  10. Dog Training: Tips, Tricks, Best Breeds and Physical Effects

    Dog Training: Tips, Tricks, Best Breeds and Physical Effects
    Don't you ever wonder what your pooch is thinking on the twenty-third time you are tossing his ball while playing fetch? This infographic may not reveal your pup's thoughts, but it does tell you exactly what is going on in his brain! Training actually stimulates sections of his brain, both releases and reduces different chemicals, and makes him physically addicted to listening to you. (Now if I could only figure out a way to do that with my kids!) This great reference really drew me in with all of their...