With their sloppy kisses, exuberant playing and unconditional love, our dogs spoil us every day. So why not repay the favor and spend some time pampering your pup? Of course, some methods for making your pooch feel like royalty can be pricey (such as a visit to a pet salon), but there are also lots of reasonable options. So, reserve some one-on-one time with your pooch and browse the list below to find the perfect way to spoil the most important canine in your life.
It might be the summer's most obscure holiday, but August 26th is annually recognized as National Dog Day. The day was started 9 years ago by Colleen Paige, a pet lifestyle expert, to honor dogs that serve the community: law enforcement canines, blind companion dogs and service dogs for the disabled.
Even if your dog doesn't fall into one of those categories, your pooch still deserves to be rewarded for being man's best friend. While there are plenty of suggested ways to celebrate National Dog Day, below are Apartment Guide's ideas for games you can play in (or near) your apartment with your furry friend.
Do you consider yourself a dog person or a cat person? Depending on your pet preference, a lot can be revealed about your own personality. It’s been said that the animal you identify with the most tends to align with your own characteristics.
Pet owner stereotypes are fairly prevalent throughout society. Surely you've heard the myth of the crazy cat lady. She sits on her couch in a bathrobe day after day eating Pringles, surrounded by at least four of her closest feline friends: Molly, Daisy, Sadie and Chloe.
Or maybe you’re more familiar with man’s best friend. Most likely he’s a Labrador Retriever that goes by the name of Max or Buddy. And every day he gleefully hops into the crumb littered SUV with his active family of two caring parents and three rambunctious kids, eager for yet another 15 minute road trip to the other side of town.