Old but Gold: How to Take Care of an Aging Dog

by Michelle Schwartzman Here at Spotwalk, we see adorable dogs of all ages. Still, senior dogs hold a special place in our heart with their comforting demeanor and penchant for cuddles. Unlike puppies, they’re more likely to develop diseases so it’s super important to better their health. Read on for our top tips for a […]

5 Pieces of Public Art featuring Dogs in Philadelphia

Philadelphia is a city rich in history and culture. Our museums are world-renowned. Walking up Ben Franklin Parkway you will find yourself immersed in some of the best museums in the country and can even stumble into Rodin’s The Thinker statue. As you cruise through the city, you will notice murals everywhere and this is […]

How to Get Perfect Pup Pics for Your Instagram

By Michelle Schwartzman You know your dog is the cutest dog in the world. But, every time you go to snag a pic, all you can see is a blur. Squirrels, dropped food and background changes set your dog off running before you snap the shot. Don’t worry, though! Without fancy cameras or apps, you […]

Top 10 Ways to Keep Your Dog Entertained While You’re at Work

By Michelle Schwartzman Ever come home to a pair of chewed-up shoes? Although you may be inclined to put your pup in the dog house, the reason behind their destructiveness is simpler than you think. Dogs are sociable creatures, needing attention and companionship, just like us. Without activities, their loneliness and boredom transform to finding […]

7 Ways to Tell Your Dog You Love Them

With Valentines Day right around the corner love is in the air. Your dog shows you love every day. One of the biggest draws of pet ownership is that unconditional love a pet shows you. Nothing beats the greeting after a long day of work or a pup leaning on you during a nice pet […]

How to Bond with a New Puppy

By Michelle Schwartzman Yay for new furry friends! Getting a new puppy is exciting and soon enough, the two of you are bound to be best buds. But first, you’ve got to lay some bonding groundwork. Although it takes patience and energy to build a lasting healthy relationship with your dog, having a pup to […]

4 Winter Getaways for You and Your Pup Near DC

With winter can come a harsh case of cabin fever. Dogs feel this too! It can help to escape and can do activities for both you and your pet’s mental health. Luckily, there are some great pet-friendly excursions in our backyard! Here is a list of our top 4 winter getaways for you and your […]

10 New Years Resolutions for You and Your Pet

New Years Resolutions can be for your pup too! These are typically goals we set for ourselves to accomplish in the new year, but it’s also important we set goals for our pets. In fact, one study found that 61% of pet owners actively make New Years Resolutions for their pets. We’ve compiled a list […]

2019 Spotwalk Holiday Gift Guide

With the holidays right around the corner, you may be wondering, “what do I get the pet that has it all?” Don’t you worry, we have you covered with a list of gifts that you and your fur babies will absolutely love! Good Boy Dog Beer Nothing is better than kicking back with a cold […]

5 Holiday Events to Celebrate with Your Pet in Philadelphia

Philadelphia is rich in dog-friendly parks and pet-friendly accommodations that make it an amazing place to explore during the holiday season. Here’s a list of some amazing events in Philadelphia that you can enjoy with your furry friend. Seger Park: Santa Paws Sunday, December 8th, 1pm-4pm Segar Dog Park Come on out to a South […]