Author: Golden Meadows

Dog Parents

5 Ways to Go Green, Reduce Your Dog’s Carbon Paw Print

Jumping on the green bandwagon is not just a fad, it’s a way to raise a healthy and happy pet while helping out the environment. From toys and treats to bedding, collars and leashes, there are more eco-friendly pet products on the market than ever before. There are also several

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Health + Wellness

Choosing the Right Vet for Your Pet

Your pet is more than an animal who happens to live in the house. That pet is a member of the family. That means you want to make sure your beloved furry friend has the best medical care possible when and as the need arises. Use these tips to find

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Activities + Adventures

5 Exciting Outdoor Adventures to Enjoy with Your Dog

Spending time outside is a favorite part of every dog’s day, and taking your dog on an outdoor adventure is the perfect way to burn off their energy while allowing them to explore new territory. From discovering a bunny trail to romping in the sun, your dog deserves to experience

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Training + Obedience

Should You Adopt a Dog or Puppy Who Is Already Trained?

When people are looking for a dog to adopt, they often focus on finding the dog breed that is right for them. However, another important thing to consider is the training level of the dog that you adopt. Some people may work best with a dog who is already trained, while

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Dog Parents

4 Ways to Know You Are Dealing with a Backyard Breeder

Backyard breeders often claim to be responsible animal lovers, but tactics such as overcrowding, early weaning and inbreeding are detrimental to dog’s health. For this reason, it is important to carefully evaluate the environment in which your dog has been bred. As you search for the perfect dog to add

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Health + Wellness

Separation Anxiety in Dogs: Don’t Blame Fido

Dogs simply make our lives better. They show us how to love unconditionally, find happiness in simple togetherness and enjoy life to the fullest. In return, conscientious pet owners include their dog as part of their family for life. This is how it should be, but you may feel a

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Activities + Adventures

Outdoor Fun for You & Your Dog

  As warmer weather quickly approaches, owners will have more opportunities to spend time with their dog outdoors. After a long winter mostly indoors, both owners and canines are probably eager to release their excess energy by engaging in fun adventures. Here are the top five outdoor activities to enjoy

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Understanding Dogs

Most Popular Dog Breeds in America

For three consecutive years, the three most popular dog breeds in America have remained the same. The second ranked German Shepherd is flanked by Retrievers, with Golden in third place and Labrador in the number one spot. Bulldogs come in fourth, with Beagles rounding out the top five. The rankings

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Health + Wellness

How Can Having a Dog Improve Your Mental Health?

Having a dog is a big responsibility. Dogs have to be fed, walked, and taken to the veterinarian on a regular basis. However, dogs give us unconditional love in exchange for all of the things that we do for them. Your mental health can also benefit if you have a

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