Ready for National Dog Day?
August 26th is National Dog Day, which was founded in 2004 by Pet & Family Lifestyle Expert and Animal Advocate, Colleen Paige. National Dog Day is a day to celebrate all dogs, including purebreds, mixed breeds, family pets and working dogs that risk their lives. Some ways you can celebrate National Dog Day are by showering your dog with even more love or by donating money or time to your local pet shelter or rescue organization. To learn move about National Dog Day, visit their website.
Also in DinkyDogClub Small Dog Blog
It’s no secret we love our small pups here at DinkyDogClub, but we’re not the only ones. Many famous artists and creatives also share a love of small dogs, and often used them as muses for their iconic works of art. Andy Warhol and Pablo Picasso are two prime examples of celebrated artists who cherished their tiny furry friends.
All of those tasty Thanksgiving foods will have little dog noses sniffing their air and licking their chops for a little taste. While it's okay to give your pup a little taste of turkey, there are a few Thanksgiving staples to keep away from your furry friend.
Turkey bones are a huge no-no for all dogs because they tend to splinter can be severe internal injuries. So keep that turkey carcass well out of reach of determined little dogs.
Making the decision to adopt a dog, even a little dog, is one of the best things many families can do, and while a new dog can be a fun addition to the household, it’s important to keep in mind that they require a lot of care, attention, and love. If you’ve never had a dog before, it’s imperative to do some research and educate your family on the best ways to care for a dog in order to keep everyone safe and happy.
Here are a few of the best tips for first-time dog owners.