#GetTough with the ASPCA & Patrick Stewart

If you follow the DallasDogLife.com Facebook page, you know I love me some Patrick Stewart. Well, to be honest, it’s the combination of Patrick Stewart and his foster dog, Ginger. Sir Stewart has been waiting since he was a young boy to have a dog, and he really picked a winner. ‪Thanks to @ASPCA and […]

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5 Springtime Safety Tips for Dog Parents

Spring is here! Winter is officially over, and the spring (aka allergy) season is already underway. Along with the nicer weather and abundance of patio dining that we can look forward to in the weeks ahead, there are some other conditions that we as dog owners need to prepare for as well. Here are 5 tips to […]

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4 Tips for a Safe Thanksgiving for your Dog

For many, Thanksgiving is not just a time to remember everything you have to be thankful for – it also means food, family, friends, and football! So whether you’re hanging out at home with your pets or traveling to be with your loved ones, here are a few tips to keep your four-legged friends safe and […]

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Halloween Safety Tips

Like many holidays, Halloween is great fun for humans but can be stressful and even dangerous for your dogs. Combine strange costumes, pranksters, and lots of chocolate candy and you have a potentially frightening situation for your furry friends. Here are some tips for keeping your dog safe this Halloween. Consider a pet-friendly Halloween event. […]

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Heatstroke Prevention

It’s common knowledge that Texas summers (and springs and falls and sometimes winters, for that matter) are hot. But it’s not common knowledge that our dogs are way more susceptible to heat-related illness than we are. Check out the tips below for ways to avoid heatstroke, signs of heatstroke, and what to do if your […]

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Doggie Swim No-Nos

Originally posted on August 17, 2013 Today, I took one of the DDL Product Testers (Chewy) to two doggie swim days, and we had a great time. But I saw a lot of room for improvement, so I thought I’d create a follow up to my previous post, 7 Tips for End-of-Summer Dog Swim Days. […]

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7 Tips for Dog Swim Days

For many school-aged children, summer is officially over.  As kids head back to the classrooms, canines are perking up for their yearly end-of-summer trip to a place that is usually off limits – a local public swimming pool or water park. Many cities in the DFW area are hosting Dog Swim Days to allow dogs […]

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