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Halo Liv-a-Littles + Early Friday Favorites

Hello, and welcome to Thursday evening.

Friday can never come soon enough, can it?

This week Teton has been enjoying some Halo Liv-a-Little treats from Chewy.com. He’s had them before and they didn’t last long so we jumped at the chance to try a new flavor!

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We selected the wild salmon variety to test but these treats also come in beef and chicken. They are freeze-dried and made up of 100% salmon. That’s it.

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I love one-ingredient treats.

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Salmon is fantastic for your dog because it is high in omega 3 fatty acids which have been shown to support the immune system, joints, skin and coat!

Teton seems to love freeze-dried treats more than your average biscuit. I have a theory that they smell more pungent (in a good way) and are more fun to chew so that’s why he likes them. Who knows if I’m right but if Teton has the option between a dry dog bone and a freeze-dried treat he’ll go with the freeze-dried every time.

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Thanks to Chewy for these treats! Don’t forget that they have a huge selection of freeze-dried food and treats if you’re in the market for some new munchies for your dog.

Now, for a few early Friday favorites…

Dogs in Sunglasses

I’m in love with this Dogs in Sunglasses print from Wonderflies. I must have it.

DentaTreat

This is my newest (and most amazing) find for Teton’s rank breath. Well, this and raw bones. More to come in a later post but I can’t recommend Wysong’s DentaTreat enough.

Doggie Tops

Loving the tees from Doggie Tops! This is the Finnish Lapphund which has the same fluff-factor as Teton. :-)

Elena Shumilova

Check out photographer Elena Shumilova’s work here. I can’t get enough of it.

Dinosaur Collar

Gah! I love dinosaurs. If Teton didn’t have a thousand already I’d order him this one from Woof Couture.

Have a wonderful weekend!

Happy tails…

Cry Day Friday + Life Lately

Hello! Yes, I’m still here. :-) Every year around this time things just get insane in the membrane and I find myself not having enough hours in the day to get through all the things I want to do. Anyone feel me there?

I wanted to share this awesome article and video with you for Cry Day Friday. Don’t worry – Cry Day Friday is a good thing.

Paralyzed Dog Who Learns To Walk Reminds Us Why Everyone Deserves A Second Chance

And, since I haven’t posted in a while, here are a few photos of Teton (and one of his little buddy, Milo).

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Hangin’ with mom at work…

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…and in the truck (with the butt warmers on).

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Gussied up in his Silly Buddy collar…

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…and getting his snuggle on. Typical.

Milo

My parent’s puppy, Milo. Yep. He’s wearin’ a sweater.

Coasters

And finally, because they’re so cute, my new coaster set from a friend at work!

Happy tails…

WoofTrax: A Post by Henley Pretzel (+ Giveaway Winner)

Hi Everyone,

Henley P. here. How was your weekend? Mine was good, except I had to go to the groomer because Teton’s mom said I looked homeless.

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Don’t worry – this is my before pic.

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Here’s my after pic. :-)

Speaking of homeless, I was a homeless dog once. Yes, I am a rescue. I spent about 6 months on the mean streets of Stockton, CA., before I got rescued. Don’t ask my mom about it. She gets sad thinking about me all alone out there. I now live with a great family that gives me stuffed animals, treats, and daily morning half-mile walks.

So as a formerly homeless dog, I am always looking for ways to help other homeless dogs before they can be rescued. Enter Walk for a Dog by WoofTrax!

Walk for a Dog is an app that you have your human download to their smartphone (Apple or Android). They log in, set up their account and walking companion (that’s you!), and then select from any number of local animal shelters and rescue groups. My rescue group, People United for Pets Dog Rescue, is on the list.

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Then, every time you walk your human, they log into the app and it tracks your walk. For every time you walk your human, a donation is made to the animal shelter you choose! EASY PEASY LEMON SQUEEZY.

Just dropping in to share this new and easy way to help out other homeless dogs!

Happy tails,

Henley P.

Thanks, Henley Pretzel. Now, about that Hot Dog Collars giveaway!

The winner of the $50 gift certificate to Hot Dog Collars is…

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Congratulations, Kayla! E-mail me at herdogblog@gmail.com and I’ll get you hooked up with your $50 gift certificate to Hot Dog Collars.

Happy tails…

Weekend Pinterest-ing

Hello, Sunday! I’m sad you’re almost over. :-(

I’ve been quite the sporadic little blogger lately, haven’t I? Life is kind of insane right now but hopefully things will be more relaxed in a few weeks. Until then I’ll just keep on keepin’ on.

Here are a few of my latest Pinterest and Esty finds!

Sleeping with Dogs

Dog owners understand. :-D

(Source)

Skull & Crossbones Bow Tie

This new pattern from Silly Buddy is to die for. Ha. Get it? To die for?!

Man's Best Friend

I love this poster from Little Low Studio’s shop on Etsy!

DIY Treats

I need to give these DIY treats from 17 Apart a try. I wonder if humans can eat them, too? ;-)

Stress

Sigh. Dogs are the best.

(Source)

Love Keychain

Ahhhhhh! So cute. These adorable little keychains are from Trendy Tz’s Etsy shop.

Jack Russell

Um, what?! This is the cutest thing I’ve ever seen. I think I need this Jack Russell pendant from Stick Man Jewelry.

Yellow Dog Project

I love the Yellow Dog Project. Read more about it here.

Happy tails…

What’s on the Web

Hey there! It’s been a while.

Check out my latest finds on the web. They’re guaranteed to make you smile.

Photographer Lynn Terry has a fantastic portfolio of pet portraits. I’ve seen her “Pit Bulls in a Photo Booth” work on a few sites recently.

Here’s a teaser…

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…but make sure you check out all of the photos on Bored Panda. (Side note – I heart Bored Panda.)

You think your dog is bad? It doesn’t get much worse (or more hilarious) than this story about a Oklahoma man’s two dogs that took his car for a little joyride this week.

And, because I love all things BuzzFeed, check out this fun photo collection of upside down dogs.

Number 4, 14, 42, and just completely made my day.

Happy tails…

Pretty Sure I Need These

Happy Saturday!

Had to share a few of my latest Etsy finds. Enjoy!

Dog Keychain

I’m in love with this key chain from Convertible Girl Shop.

Woof Welcome Mat

This welcome mat makes me smile. It’s from Designs by Bry.

Indoor Camper Doghouse

Ahhhhmazing. Too bad I’m not rich. This incredible dog house is from Strictly for the Birds.

Fox Terrier Necklace

You know I’m a sucker for dog-themed jewelry. So, of course I love this necklace from Chloe’s Window.

French Bulldog Tank Top

A French Bulldog wearing spectacles. Yeah, I said spectacles. This $18 tank is from Couth Clothing.

You + Me + The Dog

Valentine’s Day is right around the corner. It’s not too late to order this adorable card from Gift Designs.

I Dig You

Squeal. Too cute. Loving this card from Doggy Design.

Have a great rest of your weekend!

Happy tails…