Category: thepups

National Puppy Day!

It’s national puppy day!!! Puppies are universally amazing, adorable, and lovable. I should know, having four adopted dogs, 2 still under one year! A lot of people think I am crazy having so many dogs but when you realize all the benefits, it starts to make a lot more sense. Erin Askeland is a CPDT-KA and Training and Behavioral Expert…

Penelope’s Pumpkin Paw Paws

Today was a huge day for Miss Penelope Autumn Garcia…she graduated her puppy class!! When we adopted Penny we immediately enrolled her in a puppy training class. We chose PetSmart and have been spending our Sunday mornings learning sit, stay, and other great commands. We have an excellent trainer named Tara and a great bunch of puppy friends to socialize…

National Dog Day!

I’m so excited for National Dog Day which is August 26th! I am also really excited to partner with Fidophile (www.fidophile.com) who is launching their new personalized pet photo framing business across the country.   For full disclosure, this is a sponsored post that contains affiliate links. All opinions are my own.  Fidophile is a simple, easy to use,  way…

Back to school, to prove to Daddy I’m not a dog that drools (or something like that)

  It’s that time for back to school which pretty much just means JoeyWaffles schedule switches back to the night shift and I have 80% of the dog responsibilities. Especially with three dogs, a schedule change means finding ways to keep the pups happy and relaxed. PetMatrix has released a few helpful tips and tricks for getting pups prepped for back…

Traveling with the pups!

As everyone knows, I am obsessed with my dogs and would pretty much take them everywhere if I could.   This summer we’re trying to get Dante more social since he’s a homebody. He needs to enjoy that outdoor Jeep life and work on his tan. Babs already loves to get out of the house but we’d like her to travel in…