August 3, 2018

How to Beat the Heat and Keep Your Pup Cool this Summer!

Dogs and heat don’t mix. With summer heating up, make sure you’re prepared to care for your dog during these sweltering months. Overheating is very dangerous for your dog’s health, so be sure to keep your pup’s temperature top of mind when you’re out during the day, or if your home isn’t air-conditioned. Common Signs […]


Dog Friendly Training Tips: What to Know Before Using Smart Collars

More and more dog owners today are relying on humane sensory corrections, such as smart dog collars, to prevent their dogs from running off without the painful shocks. If you’re thinking of implementing a smart dog collar into your dog’s lifestyle, it’s important to first learn how to help your dog respond to these new […]


5 Essential Dog Hiking Supplies For Exploring With Your Pup

Adventure dogs make it look easy, but hiking with your dog is more complicated than you expect. If you’re looking to explore the outdoors and are planning to bring your pup with you, it’s crucial you pack a handful of specific dog-hiking supplies. 5 Essential Dog-Hiking Supplies First-Aid Kit You never know when your dog […]


August 29, 2017

How to Help Tropical Storm Harvey Pets

Tropical Storm Harvey has unleashed almost 50 inches of rain in the Houston area, transforming the streets into rivers and displacing thousands of people. Many pets have been abandoned, stranded, chained to trees, and left for strangers to rescue. Here’s how you can help: National Rescue Organizations There is a national effort to move hundreds […]


August 25, 2017

Back to School: How to Ease Your Dog’s Separation Anxiety

As the nights get longer and the mornings get colder, back-to-school and pumpkin spice lattes are upon us. Autumn is a time of transition for the whole family; including your dog. Going from busy summer days to an empty house can bring out symptoms of separation anxiety that you may need to manage. It’s not […]


August 17, 2017

How Will the Solar Eclipse Affect My Dog?

A total solar eclipse will sweep across the United States on August 21, 2017 for the first time in 99 years. This rare event will bring onlookers from all across the country as it passes through portions of 14 states. But among the human onlookers will be countless wild animals and pets who will have […]


August 8, 2017

Why Won’t My Dog Come When Called?

Often times, dog owners can feel angry or frustrated when their dog does not consistently come when called. The truth is, this is a difficult skill for dogs to acquire because we are often asking them to ignore their natural instincts. There is a way around this, but it requires conscious effort, and making sure […]


Every Dog Has It’s Home

At $67 billion, the pet industry is one of the fastest growing industries out there right now. This can be linked back to one clear thing: millennials love their dogs. A recent study by Sun Trust Mortgage found that 33% of millennials (aged 18 to 36) cite that their desire to have a better space […]


August 7, 2017

How to Help Your Chubby Dog Slim Down

Treats are a great way to train your dog and give him a little extra love. But did you know that it’s possible to “over-treat”? Extra treats or food can result in excess weight – which can cause damage to your dog’s organs, bones, and joints. It turns out, across the U.S., dogs are more […]


July 20, 2017

The Wagz Scoop: What’s New with the Collar?

Wagz is a startup dedicated to bringing humans closer to their dogs. At Wagz, we go to work every day with the goal of making dogs safer, healthier, and happier. Tell me, how could you beat that?! A prerequisite for joining this team is passion; we’re passionate about dogs, but also about cutting-edge technology that […]