Lola’s Top 5 Dog Toys (+ Giveaway!)

Lola's 5 Favorite Dog Toys -

Lola and Rio love their toys. But we’ve definitely learned a lesson or two on toys that work for them versus others that leave shreds of mess around the house. Or yard. It is also no surprise that Lola loves tennis balls. But squeaky tennis balls are a whole other story. The peanut butter to her [read more...]

Meet Bridget: Adoptable Dog of the Week

Meet Bridget: Adoptable Dog of the Week on

What a beauty, another brindle and white pup - my weakness! Bridget came into rescue with one of her puppies and is still looking for her perfect home. Please consider sharing so that Bridget may find her perfect family. Quick Facts: Birthday: April 2011 | Bulldog Pit Bull Mix | 60 lbs | dog selective, needs [read more...]

Donate to Your Favorite Rescue by Walking Your Dog


I realize I may be a little bit behind on the latest and greatest phone apps, friends. However, I just downloaded this awesome {free} app called WoofTrax. It’s pretty sweet…walk your pup to earn money for your shelter. Easy peasy. Here’s how it works: you launch the app before your walk and then every mile you walk, WoofTrax donates [read more...]

My Writing Process: Blog Tour!

The Writers Process Blog Tour by

If you’re wondering what a blog tour is – welcome! This is a fun tour that you may have seen on other pet blogs that will allow me to (1) introduce you to a couple other pet bloggers &  (2) share my writing process! You may have seen a similar post on The Lazy Pit Bull. We are honored to be invited [read more...]

10 Must-Watch Dog Videos!

10 Must-Watch Dog Videos on

I’m a sucker for a good dog video. Totally different that cat videos, right? I’ve listed 10 of my favorite dog videos that range from hilarious to total tear jerkers. So if you are ever a little bored and have nothing better to do besides fold laundry or clip your dog’s nails, why not watch [read more...]

Meet Rascal: Adoptable Dog of the Week

Rascal: Adoptable Dog of the Week on! Located in West Virginia!

Wow…Rascal is stunning. Absolutely stunning. I’m such a sucker for that brindle/white combo. And to top that off, he’s got an eye patch. It’s a good thing he isn’t closer, because I’d be really tempted. Another awesome tidbit about Rascal? His foster mom is our friend, Allyson, aka Molly the Pit Bull’s mama. Quick Facts: 2-3 [read more...]

Carob Pupcakes with Peanut Butter Frosting

Carob Pupcakes with a peanut butter/yogurt frosting!

You’ve requested it and it’s finally here…chocolate pupcakes. For dogs. Made with carob, of course. And guess what? Lola and Rio loved them. I know, I know, that doesn’t say much because these two would snap up a piece of lettuce or a single grain of rice and think they really got somethin’ special. But they really, [read more...]

Reuben: Adoptable Dog of the Week

Meet Reuben! The adoptable dog of the week on Reuben is a Catahoula Leopard/Pit Bull mix living in MN!

Look at this sweet face! I’ve been swooning over Reuben since the moment I saw him posted on Secondhand Hounds facebook page. Turns out Catahoula Leopard Pit Bull mixes are dang cute! Reuben is house and crate trained, is around 3 years old and 45 lbs, supa’ sweet and snuggly and does good with kids. However, no kitties [read more...]

My Pittied Life: July

"My Pittied Life" trip to Colorado by

July seriously flew by. Between vacation to Colorado with the pups, traveling for work, blogging, and trying to enjoy the summer as much as possible, I suppose it’s understandable. So please, get nosy and read on about our “pittied” life, July edition. Colo-ra-dah We did it again. Roadtripped it the ~13 hours to Colorado. Two humans [read more...]

Diesel: Adoptable Dog of the Week

Diesel: Adoptable dog of the week from!

Our Adoptable Dog of the Week post is dedicated to special dogs who are in rescue but still looking for their perfect home. These dogs are often ones that are having a harder time than others finding the perfect home. Please consider sharing this post — you might help Diesel find his ‘fur-ever’ home! Quick Facts: 2 years old // [read more...]