The Dog-Friendly Guide to Road Trips


All dog owners know that bringing your pets along for the holiday is part of the fun of travel. But, of course, travelling with a pet in the car can sometimes be quite stressful but with these handy tips, it doesn't have to be! Whether you’re headed away for a weekend at the beach, a camping trip, or week-long stay at a cabin in the mountains, taking your dog on your trip should be a wonderful treat, not a chore! 


How smart is your dog? Check out this list of 10 most and least intelligent dog breeds


So you think your pooch is a canine Einstein? You're not alone, thousands of dog owners believe their furry friends are blessed with a unique intelligence but the truth is your dog's intelligence is dependant on a number of factors including lifestyle, and of course, breed. In his book, The Intelligence of Dogs, Stanley Coren takes a look at the brightest and ditsiest breeds based on results from over 200 professional dog obedience judges.


Help my dog's a food thief! What to do when your dinner isn’t safe


Pup parents often love to share everything about their lives with their furry friend but sometimes we want to keep our dinner all to ourselves (especially when said dinner could contain ingredients that are harmful to your dog!). So what's a dog owner to do when their dog insists on stealing food off their plate, kitchen counter tops, or even the braai grill? 


5 Tips For Taking Great Photos Of Your Dog


Every dog owner will tell you that you can never have too many photos of your dog. But, they’ll also tell you that taking photos of a dog can be a little bit tricky at first. So, if you’re interested in moving on from blurry close ups of your dog seconds away from licking the camera towards beautiful frame-worthy shots of your beloved pooch, then these five tips will prove to be a lifesaver!


5 Surprising Must-Haves For Grooming Your Dog At Home


Taking your dog for regular grooming appointments can be a costly affair but that doesn’t mean you should avoid grooming altogether. These at-home grooming tips can help extend the time in between visits to the groomers and keep your dog’s coat in tip-top shape. These surprising grooming must-haves are every groomer’s secret weapon and will prove to be a lifesaver in a pinch.