5 Health Benefits of Adding Pumpkin to Your Dog’s Diet

5 Health Benefits of Adding Pumpkin to Your Dog's Diet

Ah, October! Here in the northeast, it is truly one of the most beautiful seasons as trees become emblazoned with leaves changing from bright orange to sunny yellow and apple red! There is a crispness in the air that puts pep not only our steps, but our dog’s as well! Along with the drop in temperatures, the season is ripe for fun with apple and pumpkin picking at area farms! And who hasn’t seen the “pumpkin is the spice of life” on t-shirts and in everything from coffees, teas, and cereals (for humans) to delectable treats for both people and … Continue reading

Your Dog Lover Holiday Gift Guide

Holiday Gift for Dog Lovers This Christmas!

The holidays are a perfect time to connect with family, friends, and our furry best friends! Unfortunately, holiday shopping can be stressful, and finding that perfect gift for everyone on your shopping list can become a real challenge.   Luckily, all the dog lovers in your life have a few necessities in common whether that be healthy dog treats or durable chew toys. We’ve compiled a list of our top dog-friendly gifts that are perfect for dog lovers of all kinds! So, if you aren’t sure what to give your dog-loving friends and family this holiday season, check out some … Continue reading

Fresh Pumpkin Squash + Oat Treats

Treats for Your Pet Dogs That They Will Surely Love!

We are in the fall mood around here and of course I want to share that with my kiddos! I decided to make homemade gluten free treats from fresh pumpkin, butternut squash and oats.   We all know that pumpkin is good for our pups, especially their digestive system. But did you know butternut squash is also good for them too? It’s packed with potassium. Of course, no vegetable in large quantities is good for our dogs so that is important to keep in mind when feeding veggies to your dog. Spoiler alert, my dogs LOVED these baked treats. I was nervous for some reason … Continue reading

Why Should I Feed Pumpkin to My Dog?

Pumpkin Health Benefits to Your Pet Dog

Every year around Halloween, our children (and even us adults) enjoy some time carving pumpkins, making our own personal creations on them.   Pumpkin seems to be a food of many uses – aside from pumpkin carving, we have grown fond of things like pumpkin pie, pumpkin cookies, pumpkin spiced coffee, pumpkin spiced tea, and so much more! Now, it is becoming more and more popular that people are raving about feeding pumpkin to their pets. We hear how healthy it is, and how many benefits come with feeding pumpkin to dogs. But is it, really? To answer the question, yes … Continue reading

6 Amazing Health Benefits Pumpkin Has on Pets

Pumpkin With a Beautiful Golden Labrador Retriever

Fall is my favorite season and October is my favorite month. There are so many fun and festive activities that occur this time of year, but when I think about fall my mind directly goes to pumpkin lattes. But, let’s not leave Fido out of the picture! Rumor at the dog park is that pumpkin and canned pumpkin (not pie filling) is a wonder food. We know it’s great for humans, but what are the health benefits for dogs and cats when given in small doses? Diarrhea | Constipation Pumpkin offers a solution to both! Canned pumpkin is actually pumpkin in … Continue reading

10 Human Foods You Can Feed Your Dog

Human Foods That are Safe for Your Dog: Cheese

We all know there are some human foods we shouldn’t feed our dogs, but what about the safe ones? I don’t know about you, but I love being able to whip up a snack for the human children, and pass some on to my dogs (who happen to be giving me the big blue puppy eyes every time.) Lets take a look at 10 human foods you can feed your dog, as well as the benefits of each: What human foods are safe for my dog? Carrots Sweet Potatoes Peanut Butter Yogurt Pumpkin Eggs Broccoli chicken Apples Cheese Carrots:  My … Continue reading