Instructions Fill a stockpot about three-quarters full of water and set to boil. If the water boils before you’re done prepping, just turn it down to medium-low until you need it. It will perk back up quickly. Rinse all your veggies well. Snap or snip the ends off your green beans and set aside. Peel
“I am an actress. I am a manipulator. Animals do it too.” In her new live show Link Link Circus (a name derived from Darwin’s theory of evolution), actress, model, filmmaker, and animal lover Isabella Rossellini explores and celebrates the marvel of animal psychology, how animals communicate, and how their behavior has evolved over the centuries. Rossellini
Not a substitute for professional veterinary help. You’ve probably got your New Year’s resolutions ready to go—save more, travel, remember to do your laundry before it completely covers that one unfortunate chair. But what about your pet? Maybe it’s time to extend that fresh-start feeling to your best bud by establishing a fun dog workout
This post contains affiliate links. Read more here. Walking your dog daily is a necessary part of dog ownership. However, despite your best efforts, life sometimes gets in the way. Maybe the weather is terrible, you’re not feeling well, or you’ve already gone on three walks and your dog is still bouncing off the walls.
This post contains affiliate links. Read more here. While chocolates and flowers are classic Valentine’s Day gifts for the humans in your life, if you want to spoil your fur-ever Valentine this year, a Valentine dog collar is the perfect gift for your pet. Not only will it make your dog look adorably festive, but a heart-adorned
Chances are, you’ve spent a solid amount of time wondering what your dog is thinking or feeling—and that includes in relation to you. What, exactly, does your dog make of you and your relationship? Does he recognize the differences between you? Or does he think you’re just another friend, like the ones he meets at
Do you gasp every time you see a dog on a walk in your city? Do you spend more time greeting your friend’s dog than making small talk with your human friend? We promise you’re not alone. It’s hard not to love dogs. They’re cute, loyal, spontaneous, fun-loving, and always seem to want to make humans
This post contains affiliate links. Read more here. It’s late. Bedtime. You’ve just snuggled up under the comforter, flipped off the light, turned off your phone. It’s bedtime but not to your pup. They’re just getting started. If your dog’s barking and whining is keeping you awake at night or, worse yet, waking you up
Achoo! It’s sneeze season for humans. You’re pretty likely to be fighting off some sinus issues this time of year, but what about your best bud? Why is your dog sneezing? If you notice that your dog is sneezing a lot, it could be due to allergies, a virus, or even just play. Read on
Dogs can’t have peppermint hot chocolate (and they definitely can’t have peppermint schnapps…), but they can have mint dog treats that taste delicious—and kill bad breath. We’re rounding up the easiest homemade minty dog treats that can be whipped up in no time. Happy DIY-ing! Looking for a tasty way to improve your dog’s occasional bad breath?
This post contains affiliate links. Read more here. We could all benefit from wearing a few extra layers when we venture out into cold weather, and that goes for dogs, too. Despite having fur, most dogs, with the exception of mountain and husky breeds, are susceptible to freezing temperatures, just like people are. That’s why,
Trainer Annie Grossman of School for the Dogs, one of NYC’s most respected dog training centers, has plenty of wisdom to share with dog people. She covers common dog behavior questions and training tips in her weekly podcast. We’ll be sharing some of those responses right here in a regular feature! Have a training question of your
This post contains affiliate links. Read more here. Nothing makes a cuter holiday picture than your dog posed in front of the Christmas tree. But dogs and Christmas trees aren’t always the perfect mix. Decorated trees pose hazards to dogs, like breakable ornaments and electric lights, and curious dogs can be hazardous to the tree. Don’t worry: you
At 4 years old, Roman McConn knew one thing, that he wanted to help save dogs. Something struck him when he and his mother were outside of a PetSmart in San Angelo, Texas, in June of 2015 where Critter Shack Rescue was there with adoptable dogs needing homes. “It was very sad,” Roman said. “I