Natural Nutrition From Merrick for the #BestDogEver

I’m a little bit obsessive about Delia and Chewy’s nutrition. They both get bored with their food easily, so I’m always looking for nutritious, natural foods for them to try. They recently had a chance to try Merrick Classic Small Breed Recipe food. I’ve heard good things about Merrick, but had yet to try it, so I was interested in learning more. This post is sponsored by Merrick Pet Care and the BlogPaws® Pet Influencer Network™. I am being compensated {Read More}

Give Your Pet A Valentine’s Day Care Package from Hartz #BabbleBoxx

Valentine’s Day is just a few days away, and Hartz® has plenty of options to spoil your furry valentine. From toys, treats, grooming products, health and wellness products, and more, Hartz has plenty to offer pet parents. We teamed up with Babbleboxx to share just a few of Hartz pet products with our readers. BabbleBoxx is not a subscription service – it’s an exclusive box with products that gets delivered to a limited number of social media influencers. We were excited to be {Read More}

Wordless Wednesday: Penguin Awareness Day

Happy Penguin Awareness Day! I took these photos a couple of months ago at the St. Louis Zoo’s Penguin and Puffin Coast, one of my favorite spots at the St. Louis Zoo.

Turkey Dinner Meatloaf For Dogs

I love to cook for my dogs and to make special meals for them during the holidays or just because they are awesome. With Thanksgiving and Christmas coming up, I whipped up an easy-to-make turkey dinner meatloaf. They both loved it, so we thought we would share it with you! Print Turkey Dinner Meatloaf For Dogs Category: Delia's Dish, Delia's Dish, Dog Treat Recipes, Recipes, Treats, Uncategorized Ingredients Turkey Dinner Meatloaf for Dogs Ingredients: 1 lb Ground Turkey 1 Cup {Read More}

Interview with Instagram Sensations Priscilla and Poppleton’s Mom!

Priscilla and Poppleton are two of the cutest little stars on the internet.  These two mini pigs have stolen hearts around the world, including ours! My mother has been a long time pig fan. She has wanted a pig for years, but settled for a collection of pig figurines and photos. After coming across the PriscillaTheMiniPig Facebook page, we both fell in love with Priscilla and her adorable little brother, Poppleton (aka Prissy and Pop.) The adorable photos of these {Read More}

Allprovide All-Natural Fresh Raw Dog Food Review

Allprovide is a new all-natural raw pet food company with a focus on making pets healthier and happier by providing wholesome, real human-grade food for dogs and cats. I’ve been interested in transitioning Delia and Chewy to a raw diet for a while, but the process seemed daunting. Cost, equipment, quality ingredients, safety…these were all concerns. When I was approached to review Allprovide in exchange for food for Delia and Chewy to try, after doing some research on the company {Read More}

BlogPaws Nashville 2015 Recap

A few weeks ago we attended the 2015 BlogPaws conference in Nashville, TN. This was my second BlogPaws conference, but Delia and Chewy’s first. Flat Delia went to the 2013 conference, but it was much more fun with the real Delia! This trip was Delia’s and Chewy’s first long road trip and hotel stay. They did great! They mastered the elevators and knew how to find our room by the first night. Our room had a balcony and they enjoyed {Read More}

Help Stop Breeding Misery in Puppy Mills

A few years ago, the shelter I volunteered with rescued dogs at a Missouri puppy mill auction. The puppy mill, which was once Missouri’s largest, was being forced to close and they were selling their “stock.” The dogs were in terrible condition, yet they still charged insane amounts for the dogs to be saved. Staff and volunteers worked hard at assessing, bathing, grooming and setting up warm, soft places for the dogs to rest. Several were sent immediately for emergency veterinary care. Filthy, {Read More}

How Did Dogs Become Our Best Friends?

Have you ever wondered how dogs became our best friends? has created this fun infographic with research from and I love the fact that if it weren’t for dogs WE MIGHT NOT have survived the Ice Age! Their unconditional love has gotten us humans through more than we could ever give them credit for.

Where have we been?

Well, a lot has happened since my last post about K9 Kamp. Our plans to explore the parks and trails in our new area were spoiled by flooding. The flood waters wreaked a lot of havoc for weeks, but cleanup has gone well, so hopefully we’ll be able to explore the newly opened dog park soon. In addition to Mother Nature changing our plans, I suffered a back injury that limited my activity for several weeks. Delia has been a {Read More}