Paw Protection for Dogs: 5 Simple Tips

The Bare Necessities of Paw Protection Even the toughest dogs are prone to frost bite, burns from hot pavement, the sting of rock salt, or cuts from sharp rocks or broken shells.  The good news is that paw protection is simple if you plan ahead. 1. Just the Wax, M’am Paw waxes and balms like Musher’s […]

What Zip Thinks About Dressing Up

I’m a serious dog. In a previous life, I believe I probably was a cowboy, quietly squinting at very distant but important elements in my landscape, like fire hydrants and construction cones, as I wrangled herds of bacon and took naps under peanut butter bushes.  I like a little space around me…definitely not a lap […]

Fashion Friday: Kayla Gets a New Dog Coat

Dachshunds are low riders, which means they need good chest and belly coverage with abrasion-resistance.  And of course, they are long and narrow, which poses challenges in the fitting room.  Kayla was in recently shopping for coats (well, she was actually shopping for treats and humored us on the coats), and provided a chance to […]

Lonely Harness, Collar and Leash Sale

We don’t like seeing any of our gear feeling lonely, watching other collars & leashes & harnesses being chosen day after day while they languish on the racks.  Adopt one from our sale buckets (there’s more than one) and take 30% off!  Take home a leash/collar or harness combo (they don’t have to match, but […]

How to Beat the Heat, Part 1

Here’s Zip geared up for a hot summer commute into work.  We walk in from the South End, so it’s about 30 minutes at pug pace to get to the store on Newbury Street.  That’s too long without packing water, at a minimum.  Today we’re trying out the summer gear:  Ruffwear‘s Swamp Cooler Jacket, and […]

“Heel!”

Kobi Levi designs and hand-crafts wild footwear from his studio in Jerusalem.  These heels are purrrfect, don’t you agree?

Wednesday Woof: Harley

Harley came in to get a new outfit but she was much more interested in lying down in the fake grass to munch her duck’s foot.  And she peed on the grass on the way out, just to be sure no one else would be taking her turf till she gets back.  Welcome to the […]

Fashion Friday: Petey Struts Celtic Pride

Going into do-or-die Game 7 tomorrow, Petey shows he’s got no doubt who’s coming out on top!