Oct
1

Fearless and Fashionable—Puka is Your Homie

Puka the dog in a hat
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Meet Puka, the beautiful boxer with a cleft lip and courageous style. Puka was discovered at a bus stop wearing a bow tie, and she’s only gone up from there. Her skills, looks, and fun loving spirit inspire dog lovers across the internet—especially on Instagram, where #PukaIsMyHomie draws tags from around the globe. Let’s get to know this fearless canine and her loving family.

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Oct
1

Quiz: How Well Do You Know Your Pug?

Pug danceAre you a hardcore pug lover? Do you just get the pug personality?

Pugs are glorious wrinkly little balls of joy. They snort, they snore, they sing along to your favorite songs—a plethora of charming pug traits, really. But do you know their mysterious origins?

Dig into the dog breed trivia and take this quiz to see if you have what it takes to call yourself a pug aficionado. (No fair asking your pug for help.)

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Sep
30

DIY Dog Costumes for All Shapes and Sizes

Dog rockstar costume
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Once a year, every pet parent gets a pass to dress their dogs in the most adorable, ridiculous, hilarious, spooktacular costumes ever, and thank the pumpkin gods, that time is now!

Considering the fact that, well, you know, dogs don’t exactly love wearing those princess dresses you stuff ‘em in and will inevitably scratch their way out (or worse, poop their way out), we rounded up the best DIY dog Halloween costumes. They’re are cute and easy to make without breaking the bank.

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Sep
30

The Truth About Dognapping—and How to Keep Your Dog Safe

Sad dog on a leash - the truth about dognapping
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Tying up our pooch to run in and grab a quick cup of coffee around the corner, cracking the car windows for Spot while we drop a package at the post office: We’ve all left our dogs alone for what seems like an innocent few minutes. Sadly, those days of blindly trusting passersby are becoming fewer and farther between. With a scary trend known as “dognapping” on the rise, there’s never been a better time to brush up on Stranger Danger 101.
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Sep
29

5 Dogs with Amazing Jobs (That Are More Real Than That KLM Beagle)

sherlock klm beagle gif - dogs with jobsWe were shocked and appalled to learn that Sherlock, the adorable Lost and Found beagle of KLM airlines, was a talented actor and not a KLM employee.

To return balance to the universe and restore your faith in dogs, we present to you five dogs doing fascinating jobs in the real world today.

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