15 of the Best Dog-Friendly Parks in Spokane, Washington

Located on the Idaho/Washington border less than 100 miles from Canada, Spokane is a well-known northern city along the Spokane River and the Selkirk and Rocky Mountains. Its official nickname, Hooptown USA, refers to the annual Hoopfest, which is the largest basketball tournament in the world. But it is also known as the birthplace of … Read more

My dog ate Weed. What Should I do?

Key Takeaways Weed, the colloquial term for marijuana, is the dried parts of the Cannabis plant which has long been used in herbal medicine and textiles. In modern times, weed is typically used for medicinal or recreational purposes. With more and more states in the US legalizing the use of Cannabis, we see more cases … Read more

My Dog Ate Oreos and Seems Fine – What Should I Do?

Key Takeaways: Face it. For most of us, Oreos are really yummy!  But what if your dog tries a sample when you’re snacking on a plate of these delicious cookies and step out of the room for a moment? Should you be concerned? If Fido isn’t a miniature-breed dog and only gets one bite or … Read more

My Dog ate Charcoal. What Should I Do?

Key Takeaways Most homes have charcoal, whether for grilling or composting or one of the other myriad uses, and most pooches aren’t known for their discerning palates. During grilling season, it can be easy for a pooch to sneak something from the grill, and if it’s charcoal, that could be a problem for your pooch.   … Read more

My Dog ate Cigarettes. What Should I Do?

Key Takeaways: We’re all familiar with the warning about cigarette smoking and tobacco chewing being bad for the health of us humans, but what about our dogs?  While we don’t need to worry about our furry friend smoking, they may be at risk of munching on a cigarette butt while out on a walk or … Read more

My Dog ate Coffee Grounds. What Should I Do?

Key Takeaways While caffeine is a great pick-me-up in the morning for us humans, it is not tolerated by our canine companions.  Canine metabolisms are different from ours, and many human foods are toxic, including coffee grounds.  There are other products that contain caffeine as well as coffee grounds, including tea, cola and sodas, chocolate, … Read more

My Dog ate Aluminum Foil. What Should I Do?

Key Takeaways I doubt you think of aluminum foil as a tasty treat, but your dog may have other ideas, particularly if it’s just been wrapped around some roast beef.  Aluminum foil, also known as aluminum foil or tin foil in some parts of the world, is commonly stolen from the trash or off the … Read more

My dog ate Wasabi. What Should I do?

Key Takeaways Finding true wasabi with your sushi is rare, as most of the green pastes that come with sushi are imitation wasabi. Nevertheless, they still taste very similar. True wasabi is a special Japanese horseradish. Related to other horseradishes and mustards, it’s traditionally prepared by grating the stem and then mushing it into a … Read more

My dog ate a Condom. What Should I Do?

Key Takeaways While the thoughts of your beloved pooch munching on a used condom are rather disgusting, it does happen with some dog breeds being less discerning about what they eat than others.  While we often don’t find out the cause of our pooches eating nasty or unusual non-food items, if it’s a rare occurrence, … Read more

My Dog ate Onions. What Should I Do?

Key Takeaways Onions are a staple in most cuisines, but did you know that they can make our dogs super sick? Onions (Allium cepa) belong to the Allium family of herbs, which contains over 90 species. All parts of these plants are toxic to dogs, whether raw, cooked, or even dried. Onion is commonly found … Read more

15 Houston, Texas Dog Friendly Parks Not to Miss

If you have ever heard the saying, “Houston, we have a problem,” you probably already know that the city is known for its Houston Space Center. It is also one of the most populated cities in the United States, with a population of more than 2.3 million people. Being so close to the Gulf of … Read more

The Top 15 Dog Friendly Parks in Panama City Beach, Florida

Panama City Beach is a popular tourist attraction in Florida known for its snow-white sand beaches. In fact, it is known for having the world’s most beautiful beaches, according to many. It is located in northern Florida in what is referred to as the panhandle and was the film spot for MTV Floribama Shore in … Read more