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Which Flowers Are Safe For Your Pets?

If you're thinking about planting a garden or just planting a few flowers to make your home look nice, you ...
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Pretty Flowers Can Be Pretty Dangerous For Pets

Spring is here and that means flowers are blooming. Whether it's perennials blossoming or you or your neighbors are planting ...
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Lethargic vs Lazy

In general Sadie is a pretty lazy dog. I would say she spends about 85% of the day sleeping or ...
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Reviews

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EarthBites – Holistic Treats with Added Benefits

Every dog deserves a treat once in a while. It's a great feeling to see your dog smile when you ...
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Start Your Day with a Smile with Hill’s Breakfast Medleys

It's important to start your day the right way. You need to fuel your mind and body to handle whatever ...
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Savor the Flavor of Delectable Delights By #NaturalBalance

As most of you know, my dog is a very picky eater. The problem has gotten worse in the last ...
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Sadie Art

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Caturday Art #10

Since it's almost the Fourth of July, Sadie has decided to wear her patriotic dress all weekend! The weekend has ...
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Caturday Art #9

Sadie is enjoying the green grass and the Summer sun during one of our backyard barbecues! This post is part ...
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Caturday Art #8

Sadie and her rubber ducky smiling in sepia! This post is part of the Caturday Art blog hop hosted by ...
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Random

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Tire Ball

From the creative team that brought you Tissue Box Ball and Bowl Ball comes a new game for dogs everywhere ...
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Sadie Sandwich

Who says dogs can't help out around the house? Sadie is super helpful when I try to make the bed ...
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Red Carpet Ready

Sadie is trying on her outfit for the Oscar's this weekend. I think she's ready for the red carpet! This ...
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Tongue Out Tuesday

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A Sunny Tongue Out Tuesday

I took this photo of Sadie below a statue, thinking the statue and surroundings made a nice photo backdrop. But ...
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A Watery Tongue Out Tuesday

This is about as close as Sadie will to get any water, aside from the bathtub (where she doesn't have ...
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Travel

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My #1 Dog Friendly Dining Tip

My top tip for dining out with your furry family is: don't hesitate to ask. My family loves going out ...
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Dog-Friendly Nashville, Tennessee

Sadie and I recently spent some time in Nashville, Tennessee after the BlogPaws conference. I want to start this off ...
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Sadie’s First BlogPaws Conference!

Last weekend Sadie and I attended our first ever blogging conference, BlogPaws. The BlogPaws conference is geared specifically towards pet ...
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Mischief Monday

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Trouble

In this photo my little troublemaker has gotten her paws on a sock someone carelessly left on the floor. On ...
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Tissue Box Tower

As I looked around my living room last weekend, I noticed over a dozen tissue boxes lying on the floor ...
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Woopie! It’s April!

Sadie is dressed as a woopie cushion today in honor of April Fools' Day, the one day of the year ...
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Wordless Wednesday

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Shark Attack! #SharkWeek

Oh no! Sadie's been swallowed whole by a shark! Wait a minute... is that shark pink?? And fluffy?? That's right, ...
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Sleepy Little Pack Mule

Recently Sadie tried out a new doggy backpack (Thanks PetOverstock.com!). When you look at the before and after photos, you'll ...
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Sadie’s New Storage Solution

Our household has recently gained a really handy new piece of furniture. It's a great all-in-one storage solution for dog ...
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Black and White Sunday

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A Black and White Memorial Day Weekend

Sadie's got her tongue out this Memorial Day weekend as we put up our patriotic decorations and enjoy the early ...
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Red Nose Day Returns!

Sadie is excited to learn that Red Nose Day is back this year. The comedy telethon to benefit children's charities ...
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Happy Mother’s Day 2016!

Happy Mother's Day to all the Moms, Grandmas, Dog Moms and Dog Grandmothers in the world! This post is part ...
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Photo Challenge

 
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A Sunny Tongue Out Tuesday

I took this photo of Sadie below a statue, thinking the statue and surroundings made a nice photo backdrop. But ...
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Puzzle Play

Sadie has a lot of fun playing with her puzzle toys. Playing in general is beneficial for dogs to feel ...
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A Watery Tongue Out Tuesday

This is about as close as Sadie will to get any water, aside from the bathtub (where she doesn't have ...
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Bloopers

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Bloopers in Bloom

This post is part of The Lazy Pit Bull's Pet Blogger Bloopers Round-Up ...
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Car Seat Bloopers

It's that time of year when the weather's nice and everyone is ready to spend some time outdoors. But in ...
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Red Nose Day Bloopers

Since Red Nose Day is all about comedy, I thought it would be appropriate to share some blooper photos with ...
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Sepia Saturday

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Caturday Art #8

Sadie and her rubber ducky smiling in sepia! This post is part of the Caturday Art blog hop hosted by ...
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Sepia Saturday – the Snowsuit

Sadie loves playing and sniffing around out in the snow. She does not, however, enjoy wearing her snowsuit. I remember ...
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Sepia Saturday #36

For some reason Sadie found this particular boulder very interesting on a recent walk. Since she refused to continue our ...
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Flashback Friday

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An Ugly Christmas Sweater Flashback Friday

In these flashback photos from her first Christmas, Sadie is modeling a lovely example of an ugly Christmas sweater. Looks ...
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Flashback Friday Door Drama

When Sadie was a puppy, she would follow me everywhere. There was no such thing as privacy in my house ...
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Mirror Image #2

I love it when I'm looking through old photos of Sadie and I come across one that reminds me of ...
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Tasty Tuesday

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#KickStartYourKibble with Stella & Chewy’s Meal Mixers

As many of you know, Sadie is a very picky eater. She eats a prescription kibble for weight control and ...
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Chew With Your Mouth Closed!

I seem to have failed at teaching manners to my little lady. Sadie just insists on chewing with her mouth ...
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Is That a Dinosaur Bone?

Someone gave Sadie a bone this week that is so big I think it must have come from a dinosaur! ...
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