The holidays are here and like many, I LOVE decorating. Sparkling tinsel, flickering candles, beautiful trees... As wonderful as they all are, many of the holiday decorations we all love can also be harmful to our dogs if we aren't careful. Here are some of the decorations to watch out for this holiday season. Christmas… Continue reading Christmas Decor Dangers
We know how hard it can be to shop for the dogs in your life, so Parker, Oliver and Rachel have scoured the internet for their must-have items for the holiday season! Each week a different Pom will be selecting their favorite must-haves for the dogs in your life! Being the elder statesman of the… Continue reading Holiday Gift Guide for Dogs- Parker Edition
Winter is quickly approaching. Here in Chicago we're expecting snow this weekend! I even had to turn the furnace on today! That reminded me it was time to do a little preparation and checking stock of last year's gear to get us ready for winter time! Check your dog's closet! Maybe your pup doesn't literally… Continue reading Winter Dog Prep!
It sounds idyllic- take your pup to daycare, they'll play all day with friends and come home happily exhausted. Unfortunately that isn't what always happens. The most important thing to remember is that daycare is not right for every dog, nor is every daycare right for every dog. Making sure your pup will be comfortable… Continue reading Doggy Daycare- is it right for your pup?
One of my favorite things to do is craft. I'm not the most skilled crafter, it's something I'm still working on, but that doesn't keep me from trying tons of Pinterest projects! My favorite so far is making beds for the Poms! What you need: -Fleece! Watch out for sales at big box craft stores.… Continue reading DIY Dog Beds!
One of the best things about having Pomeranians is their glorious coat. One of the worst things about Pomeranians is their glorious coat! Why? Coat blowing! Parker, Rachel and Oliver don't shed very much except for their twice-early coat blows. Once those start- watch out! Tumbleweeds of Pommy hair find their way onto everything- clothes,… Continue reading Shed Happens!
A few months ago I saw on the Facebook page of Fair Oaks Farms that they were opening a dog park and I may have stalked their Facebook page for updates! Fair Oaks is an amazing sustainable farm and dairy with a learning center, restaurant, cheese and ice cream shop (my favorite parts!) and more.… Continue reading Fun at Fair Oaks!