Category Archives: Dapper Dog Lifestyle

Wagging Tails, Healthy Hearts: Why Dogs are Good For You

“Scratch a dog and you’ll find a permanent job,” said Franklin P. Jones, but there’s more to dog ownership than just enjoyment. When the first dog joined a human family around a fire, a bond was formed, and it has … Continue reading

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A Four-Legged Fiesta

Here in New York, we have plenty of things to celebrate. Spring is (finally) here, the Knicks and both of our hockey teams are in the playoffs, and the Mets aren’t losing terribly… yet. But all of our celebrations don’t … Continue reading

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Downtown Dogs – Best Dog Runs in NYC

Dog runs were once an afterthought in the minds of city planners, but now are essential to every park in the city. A “dog run” is a designated section of a public park where pooches can play unleashed with their … Continue reading

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Earth Day 2013 Challenge – Winners

Here are the winning pet-friendly ideas! Based on FaceBook member votes First prize: $150 gift certificate to Dog Collar Boutique. Alaina F., “Take old jerzee tees and upcycle them into braided chew toys.” 2nd prize: $50 gift certificate! Andrea D., … Continue reading

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Dapper Dozen Most Popular Dog Collars

Get Inspired! Here are the top 12 most viewed dog collars on DogCollarsBoutique.com in April, 2013. Enjoy! Next – Most Popular ID Tags & Charms > Next – Most Popular ID Tags & Charms >

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Get Your Dirty Paws Off My New Car Seats, Please

The issue of restraining pets in cars sometimes can fluster passionate pet parents. Yet, only 17 percent of drivers restrain their pets, according to AAA. In addition to being less safe, unrestrained pets often make messes in cars, either with … Continue reading

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Ten Tips for Going Green With Your Dog

Being shown how to recycle by your pup may well be something to be ashamed of, but perhaps not if you consider the many enjoyable activities you can do with your dog while trying to reduce you and your pet’s … Continue reading

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Celebrity Watch: Dogs the Stars Love and What It Means

There are more than 78 million pet dogs in our nation, according to the U.S. Humane Society. That’s a lot of wagging tails, sloppy kisses and furry snuggles to go around, and it doesn’t look like pet parenting will be … Continue reading

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Tips on Traveling With Dogs

My dogs are my family. I take them everywhere. And when I moved from the West Coast to the East Coast in 2008, I planned my whole trip based around the comfort of my dogs. I researched flights and other … Continue reading

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Finding Car Insurance that Covers Your Dog

When the unthinkable happens and a dog is injured in an automobile accident, the pet’s injuries have not been covered by the automobile insurance policy, until now. One of the most innovative insurance advancements is pet injury insurance.

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