Holiday Traditions to Start Now With Your Pet

Holiday Traditions with Pets from This Mama Loves

Holiday Traditions to Start Now With Your Pet Most of us have a pet that we like to include in the holidays with us. If you know us, our pets are right there with us every second of the holidays. I want to try and include them as much as I can, which is why ...

Puppy Training Essentials

Puppy Training Essentials

This puppy training essentials post is sponsored.  So there you are, headed into the store with the kids to pick up some groceries.  What’s right by the door?  A crate filled with the most adorable puppies ever, waiting for their furever home.  Suddenly, you’re the focus of about a dozen sets of puppy dog eyes, ...

Down and Dirty Tips to Bathe Your Dog at Home

This post brought to you by Sterling. The content and opinions expressed below are that of this mama loves. As nice as it would be to send your dog to the groomers every week, not everyone has the budget for that. As a matter of fact, the average dog owner only sends their dog to the ...

4 Tips to Keep Your Pet Happy and Nourished

Like with many of the millions of pet owners worldwide, I want my pet to be as happy and well fed as possible. This can be a tricky balance, especially if you have finicky cats who live most of their life indoors. Just like people, cats can go a little stir crazy if you keep ...

#BegginforPresents #TwitterParty 12/10

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Triad Retail Media. All opinions are 100% mine. Year-round, Purina®  works to give you the best options in food and treats for your pets. You can visit a Walmart store for great prices on Purina®  products, or go online to the Purina®  Pet Park for ...

Getting rid of pet hair #NeatoVacuumBestForPets #Giveaway

The word chaos does not even begin to describe my home at times. Especially in the winter, when we are all confined to the indoors for a large majority of our time. Don't get me wrong, I love every minute of it…. But I also often find myself dreaming of cloning myself. Just one extra ...

Roasted Cheddar Potato Chips Recipe for Dogs

Roasted potatoes and cheddar make a great snack for dogs, they’re tasty and a healthy alternative to most dog treats. These doggy potato chips are quick and easy to make, even kids can help.  Roasted Cheddar Potato Chips for Dogs Ingredients 2-3 russet potatoes ½ cup cheddar cheese, shredded Supplies Mandolin Slicer, with waves if possible parchment paper containers for storing   Preheat the oven ...

Healthy Dog Foods for Happy Pets

When I describe my family to you, I'll tell you I have a husband, three children, two cats and a dog. Depending how loud they are that day, I might even mention our 7 hens and rooster. We love our pets. They are definitively part of our family. So much so that our pets even ...

Is my pet fat? #perfectweight #sciencediet

Having pets is one of the most rewarding experiences we can have as humans. It's also a great responsibility. Keeping our pets healthy is part of that responsibility. I've had overweight pets in my lifetime.  When I met my husband, his cat, Raistlin, was quite overweight, and on kitty diet food.  She did lose four ...

Is dog weight loss possible?

Dealing with being overweight is hard for an adult. We have to be motivated to change. Consciously change our eating habits. What happens, however, when the person overweight is of a different breed. Did you know the negative health effects that excessive weight cause for humans, affect our four-legged friends as well? This was the ...