Natural Tick Repellents for Dogs (With Anti-Lyme Bite Recipe) ©

The predicted severity of ticks this year has been a tad exaggerated by some, but they’re always a concern for dog guardians nonetheless.  As with any malady, the best route to a natural solution for ectoparasites like ticks, is prevention.  Preventing them goes hand in hand with repelling them. Natural Tick Repellants Catnip (Nepeta cataria) […]

Product Review: Fresh Dog Natural Dry Shampoo Powder

The folks at Fresh Dog invited us to test and review their Natural Dry Shampoo.  The powder is intended to deodorize a dog between shampoos with its lavender rosemary scent that comes from infused essential oils, and it may also be used on bedding.  Lavender essential oil is also good for skin conditions and Rosemary […]

Review: PupLight-2 Tested by Charlie the Dog-Guide-Dog

When the folks at PupLight contacted us for a review, we immediately knew who our product testers would be. Dear old Charlie and his blind companion, Sammie, take late night walks around our neighborhood with their pet-mom, Margaret. The wet weather that British Columbia experiences all Winter results in further reduced visibility. I’ve often worried […]

Natural Sun Protection for Dogs (With Homemade Sunscreen Recipe) ©

Summer is fast approaching and that means lots of time spent outdoors with our best friend.  Most dogs will instinctively seek shade and have a certain degree of natural protection from sunburn.  However, even dogs with the  thickest coats can have vulnerable spots on their belly, groin, inside upper legs, or a light nose.  Some […]