Pumpkin Dog Treats

Peanut Butter Pumpkin Treats 2 ½ cups whole wheat flour or rice flour 2 large eggs ½ cup canned pumpkin  (pure pumpkin puree NOT PIE FILLING) 2 tablespoons peanut butter (NO PEANUT BUTTER WITH XYLITOL) ½ teaspoon salt ½ teaspoon ground cinnamon 1 teaspoon water, or more if necessary (Optional) Instructions Mix all ingredients in a large mixing bowl, Adding enough water to work with hands, and roll out […]

Great Summer Treats for Dogs!

Summer treats for dogs

It’s hot out!  Thinking of creating a cool Summer treat for your dog? Here are a few ideas…. Frozen Peanut Butter BananaTreats 4 bananas 1/2 cup of peanut butter Freeze bananas then peel and blend til creamy. Mix in peanut butter until smooth. Pour into small paper cups n freeze. Once frozen remove from cups […]

Crush that doggy boredom with easy enrichment activities.

Mental stimulation is just as important as physical exercise. Getting your dog into a daily routine, or giving them “dog jobs”, fun outings, or smart toys to play with, are all part of fulfilling your dogs life. Keeping the boredom out, will in turn reward you with good dog behavior. When dogs are bored they find […]

Dogs love tacos, and what a healthy treat!

Tacos are healthy. Tacos are high in protein and low in fat. They also have lots of fiber making them easy to digest. What’s in your dogs taco? You can treat your dog to tacos using lean ground beef cooked in a tablespoon of coconut oil. No seasoning.  As spice can  sometimes lead to diarrhea. […]

Dog Treat Trucks To Watch For This Summer.

I scream, you scream, the dogs scream for… Treat Trucks? We know theres nothing more exciting than seeing an ice cream truck on a summer day….. EXCEPT maybe seeing a Treat Truck surrounded by dogs instead! So we wanted to share some of these exciting Treat Trucks that will get your dog to come running […]

How To Keep Your Dog Cool When the Temps Rise

keeping dogs cool

When it comes to experiencing the four seasons in California anything goes. In fact, it can get warm anytime of the year, even in mid-winter! Nevertheless, your dog will still need walks, but remember that while you can dress down to shorts and a t-shirt, your companion still has on that permanent fur coat. That’s why […]

Prepare healthy pet treats to avoid table scraps as you welcome guests for the holidays.

Healthy pet treats

People love pets, and love to fill their bellies. So when family or friends are coming to your home, make it easy for them by preparing healthy pet treats, leaving them out and available for your guests to give. This will prevent them from giving any appetizers or food from your table. Be sure to monitor how […]

Treats- Quaker Oat Cookies w/ Banana!

oat banana cookies for dogs

How to make oat dog treats your dog will love, by Quaker Heat oven to 350 degrees   Ingredients: 2 ripe mashed Bananas, Peanut Butter 1/4 cup Coconut oil 1/4 cup Oats 3 1/4 cup   Combine all ingredients together and roll the dough to 1/4 inch thickness on floured cutting board. Bake for 10 […]

No Bake Peanut Butter Treat For Dogs.

peanut butter treats for dogs

No Bake Peanut Butter treats for dogs. 1 Cup Pumpkin Puree 1/4 Cup Peanut Butter 1/4 Cup Milk 3 Cups Old Fashioned Oats Directions: In a bowl mix together pumpkin puree, peanut butter, and milk with electric mixer until smooth. Slowly add 2 1/2 cups old fashioned oats until evenly mixed. With large spoon, scoop […]

Garbage gut and pancreatitis, two common illness’ seen in pets too often around the holidays.

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Illness in pets

FidoMingle Favorites- Affordable Gifts Both You And Your Pet Will Love.

Affordable pet gifts

We’ve picked out ten of our favorites this year for pets and pet lovers. Chewy has great Black Friday deals, up to half off on items.  If you can’t decide on what to get, you can’t go wrong with a cute holiday goody box!  Get one for either dog or cat For dog play, there’s […]

The Health benefits of pumpkin, and introducing it to your pet….

This Fall while throwing together some of your favorite pumpkin pie recipes, or making plans for pumpkin carving,  here’s some food for thought…. Pumpkins are said to be a kind of superfood, with great health benefits.for both you and your pet. Yes, pumpkin, when given correctly,  is very safe for pets. That being said, you […]

Foods that ARE SAFE to give that party pup attending the barbecue…..

Here are some foods your pet can safely eat.. Watermelon, canteloupe, honeydew, strawberries, blueberries, raspberries, bananas, and apples. These are all safe fruits to eat. Any exotic fruits or melons be sure to check with your veterinarian or poison control. No grapes or raisins! What’s on the veggie tray?  Unsalted green beans, broccoli and baby […]

10 Helpful Tips To Provide Comfort And Safety For Your Pet On The Fourth Of July.

Fourth of July pet safety

First and most important, try to be home with your pet or have someone with them during fireworks.  So many pets are fearful and go stray during the Fourth of July, with the results being so many lost pets at the shelter, or possibly even hit by car. Be sure gates and doors are secure, […]

Hanukkah pet safety

Hanukkah or the Festival Of Lights is a time for family celebrations, along with food and gifts.  Remember to keep things safe when pets are around. Keep the food out of reach. There are so many foods to enjoy during the eight nights of Hanukkah. Don’t let some of them ruin your joyous occasion with […]

Hiking and road trips are great fun, as long as you plan it right.

Hiking and road trips with pets

Hiking is best done in cooler temperatures.  Spring and Fall are best.  The Summer months can get hot, so if heading out with your four legged friend, be very careful and make them early mornings or later in the evenings. Start planning your adventures.  Hiking and road trips are great fun, as long as you […]