How to Protect Paws on Icy Sidewalks

How To Protect Paws on Icy Sidewalks With an extended cold wave across the Northeast and other parts of the country, dogs have their own particular challenges when going outside. A recent New York Times article on the subject called “Don’t Make Me Go Out There” with some fun photos — described how city dogs […]

Canine “Survival” Tips for (Very) Cold Winter Weather

Canine “Survival” Tips for (Very) Cold Winter Weather We’ve been having some bitter cold days recently in parts of the country and there are a number of things you can do to keep your dog comfortable — and safe — outdoors. Do not assume they have the “common sense” to come indoors when they begin […]

Avoiding the Ouch of Ice balls on your Dog’s Paws

Avoiding the Ouch of Ice balls on your Dog’s Paws There are many challenges for our dogs in cold winter weather, but people don’t always consider the problem of ice balls! These hard balls can form under and between our dogs toes when they go outdoors. When a dog leaves a warm indoor environment and […]