Aug
19

9 Apps That’ll Change Your Dog’s Life

We turn to apps to organize our lives, from finance to fitness to dating. Couldn’t they also coordinate our canine’s lives—and give us a little peace of mind, to boot?

Here’s a list of nine awesome apps that’ll transform the way you and your dog do business. From the silly (doggy cover models!) to the serious (info on common household toxins at the touch of your fingers), these are the best apps for dog owners.

 

 

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Aug
19

Ask Amber: How to Get Your Dog to Eat

Ask Amber, with dogWelcome to Ask Amber, our weekly Q&A installment with Amber, one of our most popular Rover sitters in Seattle. Every week, Amber will answer one of your questions about anything relating to dog sitting, dog care, the life of a Rover sitter, etc. Today, Amber addresses how to get a nervous dog to eat.

Do you have a question for Amber? Submit it in the comments!

 

 

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Aug
19

The 11 Most Poisonous Plants for Dogs

Houseplants are having a total moment right now. But before you go out and buy yourself a pretty little potted succulent, do your research! Some houseplants can be dangerous for dogs—even deadly—so make sure you know before you grow.

We rounded up 11 of the most toxic common houseplants for dogs. Plus, we have an idea or two for pet-friendly houseplants that’ll green up your space without doing any harm.

 

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Aug
18

The Top 10 Smartest Dog Breeds

These top ten canine Einsteins all share two qualities: the ability to quickly learn new commands and the obedience to perform them 95% of the time or better.

Want to see if your dog made the list? The full ranking of 133 dog breeds breaks it all down.

Is your dog a smartypants? Not sure? Learn more about doggie intelligence in our recent post “How Smart is Your Dog?” with links to tests you can try yourself!

And now, let’s meet the masterminds of the dog world.

 

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Aug
18

9 Reasons French Bulldogs Need Your Help

See that adorable French bulldog scampering toward you? He might need your help to become the biggest little dog he can be.

From body shape to intelligence, the French bulldog temperament lends itself to lots of action and fun. They just need some human help to get things rolling. Here are nine reasons you may need to take paw in hand to bring out the best in your French bulldog.

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