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Crate Training Your Puppy — 7 Basic Steps

By Nicole Ayers Congratulations …. it’s a Puppy! As den animals, dogs are naturally used to being in small spaces where they feel safe and happy. Crates are den-like spaces that can benefit pet owners and dogs alike. If your puppy is quite young, it may take some time for them to warm up to […]

Everything You Need For Bringing Home a New Puppy: How to Prepare

Congratulations on your new family member! This is such a special moment for you and your family – just imagine all the fun and amazing memories you and your new furry family member will create together! Here are the most important things any new puppy owner needs to know. Check each one off your list […]

Leash Training: 8 Tips for How to Train Your Dog to Walk on a Leash

You and your four-legged best friend will spend a big portion of your life together connected by a leash, so you’ll both want to get off on the right (and left) feet when it comes to this all-important part of your everyday activities with each other. Here are some tips we’ve learned over the years: […]

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

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 can have an […]

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 […]

A Dog Walkers Guide to Surviving the Winter

Winter is coming (every year). As a dog walker, you will sometimes be faced with rough conditions in the colder months, and it’s so important to prepare. As a dog walking company proudly serving Philadelphia and Washington DC, we have seen some rough winters and have a few handy tips for surviving the season. COLD […]

9 Ways to Have a Stress-Free Holiday with your Pet

The holidays are a time to share with those that you’re most thankful for, and this includes your dog. Unfortunately, this time of the year can be stressful for both humans and our pets. Don’t worry! There are steps you can take to make your holiday plans as stress-free for both of you as possible. […]

Our Top 12 Favorite Dog-Friendly Spots in Philly

By Michelle Schwartzman As dog walkers and owners ourselves, we’ve traversed every part of Philadelphia with a pup. Morning walks seeking coffee, afternoon trips to dog parks, and late night cravings inform our top picks for friendly venues. We’ve got choices for you whether you’re in Center City, University City or even Fishtown. Keep scrolling […]

3 Tips for Surviving Summer Shedding

By Tessa Ho No matter the type of dog you own — long or short haired, undercoat or no — chances are you’ve got fur on your floor. And it gets especially worse when the months get hot (a your-dog-size tumbleweed of hair blows by in the desultory August afternoon). Short of desperate measures, it’s […]