I love having dogs in the city. I love city dogs so much, I dedicated this website to them. Having a dog in the city is sometimes HARD and is not for the faint hearted. However, most of the times we make sacrifices as city pet owners that are totally worth it for the pleasure (and honor) of owning a dog. Before you decide on getting a dog (especially a dog in the city), its important that you think long and hard about why you want a dog and also the pros and cons of having a dog in an…

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It’s super last minute as today is already Valentines Day and I forgot to buy the pups a special “I love you” pressie. They already gave me my pressie this morning when Jester had diarrhea all over the floor (Love you too Jess!!). It’s only fair I gift them something awesome in return Peanut Butter Energy Balls for Dogs There treats are soooooooooo easy to make and are cheap and healthy. The best thing about them is that you can eat them also. Perfect treat for both dog and owner. We also make these for long days out or hiking…

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Houdini, (my shihtzu mix) is the most loyal, loving dog I have had the pleasure of owning. He would walk through fire for me. That kind of loyalty is not often seen in a dog, and I thank him for it every day. Houdini has one issue, that puts a rather large, dark cloud over our heads, and for years was a constant strain on our relationship. His separation anxiety. His anxiety levels have at times been so bad that we were nearly evicted from our NYC apartment, he nearly bankrupted me in dog daycare fees, and I was unable…

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A complaint we often get from dog owners is that dog toys are too expensive. Yes, dog toys are expensive and you often get what you pay for- a cheap toy often means a “cheapened” experience. However, it doesn’t always need to be that way. We like the dogs to work for their food and treats using interactive dog toys. So, as part of our Frugal 2017 , we challenged ourselves to come up with the cheapest interactive dog toy we could think of ┬áthat the dogs actually enjoyed. So without further ado, let me introduce to you The Toilet…

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Sometimes having a City dog is the best thing in the world, other times the world makes it unnecessarily hard on us and our dogs. Having said that, we compiled a list of 10 things that every City Dog owner will understand.   1. When your dog will only pee on grass and there is none to be found nearby 2. Being on Trash alert   3. No Dogs Allowed signs when you just want to have brunch with your pup 4. Apartments having age/weight/breed restrictions   5. Taxi drivers giving you the evil eye and refusing to stop  …

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