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Using Dry Dog Food for Healthy Holiday Fun!

The basic component for the majority of your furry family members' meals is most likely dry food, aka kibble. (Check ...
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Pretty and Poisonous Poinsettias

Poinsettias make beautifully festive holiday decorations at this time of year. Unfortunately for pet owners, poinsettias are also a dangerous ...
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Save Money This Halloween – Re-Purpose an Old Costume!

If you're feeling creative, one great way to save money this Halloween is to re-purpose an old costume. You may ...
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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 #15

Sadie and I haven't posted much in the last couple of weeks and you may have noticed why - our ...
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Caturday Art #14

This post is part of the Caturday Art blog hop hosted by Athena Cat Goddess ...
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Caturday Art – Punk Rock Pet Portrait

I love Sadie's pink punk rock hair in this digital portrait! This post is part of the Caturday Art blog ...
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Random

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Arachnophilia

Arachnophilia means the love of spiders. Sadie and I absolutely, positively do NOT love spiders. (Sadie barks helpfully while I ...
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50 Years of the Great Pumpkin!

Today is the 50th anniversary of the Great Pumpkin cartoon! Sadie is honoring this Halloween tradition by wearing her pumpkin ...
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Pumpkin Head!

I'm not sure what can be said about a hat for dogs with a jack-o-lantern on top. Sadie looks cute ...
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Tongue Out Tuesday

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An Election Day Tongue Out Tuesday

Sadie has decided not to vote in the election this time around. Although she's old enough to vote, being around ...
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Travel

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Relaxing at the Shore

Sadie and I haven't been around much in the couple of weeks. We've been taking some time to relax and ...
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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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Mischief Monday

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Teepee Time!

As Thanksgiving approaches, Sadie thought this would be the perfect time of year to reveal her exciting new dog bed ...
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Ahoy Mateys! It’s Talk Like A Pirate Day!

Sadie is busy protecting her booty because it's international Talk Like A Pirate Day! ...
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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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Wordless Wednesday

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A Woodland Fairytale

Sadie and I were taking a walk through the grounds of an historic mansion when we stumbled upon a patch ...
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The Trolls Are Coming!

Sadie is very excited that the new movie Trolls is coming out soon! I've told Sadie all about the collection ...
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The Sweetest Trick or Treater

Sadie is the sweetest little trick or treater I've ever seen and she just can't wait until it's Halloween! This ...
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Black and White Sunday

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Black and White and Ready for Halloween!

Sadie is so excited that tomorrow is Halloween! This post is part of Nola and Sugar's Black and White Sunday ...
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The Empty Sky Memorial

In honor of September 11th, Sadie and I visited one of the many memorials we have in our area. This ...
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Dreaming of Gold…

This post is part of Nola and Sugar's Black and White Sunday blog hop ...
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Photo Challenge

 
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#WorldPhotoDay 2016

Today is World Photo Day, a day where photographers around the globe share some photos of their little corners of ...
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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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Bloopers

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My Reluctant Ghost

Sadie wasn't really in the mood to pose for this photo shoot. Maybe the ghost costume was too scary? I ...
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Zebra Flower Bloopers

So I got this cute new hair bow for Sadie, which I've decided looks like a zebra flower. Of course ...
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Sunglasses Bloopers

When you are putting sunglasses on a dog and trying to take pictures of the cuteness, you would assume that ...
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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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Portion Problems

As you all know, Sadie is a picky eater. Some days she acts like she's starving and will eat anything ...
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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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