16 things only students with a puppy in college will understand

The euphoric feeling of driving home for the first time with your very own puppy and future best friend.   Those first couple of play-filled happy hours upon getting your puppy home are some of the most cherished memories you’ll ever have.   The realization dawns on you that this puppy is the epitome of […]

How you know you have the best dog

Dogs are loyal. Everyone knows that. And that’s probably why they make the best pets. For you cat lovers – or maybe even fish/rodent/reptile pet lovers – you have to admit, there really is no better pet-as-friend than a dog. But if you want bragging rights for having the best dog, here’s how you can […]

Pets known to provide significant health, life benefits

The solution to many common health problems may not be found in a pill box or a doctor’s office. People typically resort to medication or therapy for all kinds of conditions, but these methods are often expensive or have negative side-effects. Animal companionship and interaction has become a favorable alternative to traditional medical treatment, and […]

5 reasons big dogs are better than little dogs

Almost everybody loves dog but individual breed preferences can vary widely. Some people like very energetic dogs, some like particularly fluffy dogs, some like skinny dogs, some like dogs with lots of extra skin. But one characteristic that has long divided enthusiasts is dog size. Many of the most popular breeds of dog are toy-sized […]

7 reasons why you should become a Beagle mom (or dad)

Who wouldn’t want to wake up to a Snoopy™ dog? Beagles are a breed we can all love and adore. This breed has admirable traits that can make the perfect pet. Not only are they cute little animals, but they are mischievous too. If you think you are too busy for a dog due to […]

9 things you need to know about breed-specific legislation

Breed-specific laws have been around for nearly a decade, but they have gained more attention recently due to the passage of a pit-bull ban in Montreal, Canada. Thanks to the Montreal SPCA and the power of online petitions, this ban was lifted, but here’s what you need to know to keep your furry friends safe […]

11 reasons you should get a dog while in college

by Gabby Fabbri Having a furry companion by your side is one of the best choices you can make during college. Dogs are known to be man’s best friend, but they are also the best companion for college kids. Students are not known as the most responsible people, but getting a dog while in college […]