A Short Holiday Gift Guide for Dogs and Dog-Lovers

So, Christmas time is approaching! If you’re looking for gift ideas, either for a dog-lover or a dog, you can take a look at our selection! Today I’ll present our favourite toys, treats and accessories, among others. The selection is based on quality and our (and Nix’s) personal preference. So, …

A Simple Trick to Get Your Dog to Come

Whenever we go to the park with Nix, we unleash her so she can run around freely and have some fun outside, as we have no garden and no space for her to run at home. One of the problems we used to have was that when we wanted to …

Ideas to Keep Your Dog Entertained When You Leave Home

Last week’s post dealt with some of the basics that you need to take care of in order to avoid separation anxiety. Today’s post presents some ideas that are easy to implement before you leave home, to keep your dog entertained while you’re away. Ox Stick For us, leaving an …

Toys: Kong Squeezz Ball

Today I present another review of one of Nix’s favourite toys: the Kong Squezz Ball. Our original reason for buying it was that we wanted a ball that she could play with at home and that was more resistant than the Kong Squeaker Tennis Balls. As Nix loves chewing tennis …

New Toys

Nix got two new toys for Christmas: the Kong AirDog Bone and a Nayeco tugging rope. Both are meant to substitute toys that she loves but which are already pretty worn out. Initially, we wanted to get her another Kong Dumbbell because her old one is completely destroyed. She has …

Getting a New Dog: Basic Supplies

Once you have decided to add a dog to the family, it is time to start thinking about getting the necessary supplies to take care of it in its daily life. I thought it would be helpful to have a list available for you to check. I’ve divided it into …

Toys: Kong AirDog Dumbbell

If you’ll remember my previous post on toys, you’ll know that we got Nix the Kong Squeakair tennis balls and she loved them. However, the problem with these balls was that, if left to her own, she destroyed them really fast. My idea was to find a toy that she …

Toys: Kong AirDog Squeakair (Tennis) Balls

About two weeks ago, we decided to get some Kong AirDog Squeakair balls for Nix. We had noticed her increasing interest in balls, and she seemed to enjoy tennis balls especially. I think this was due to a mix of their softness plus their bouncing properties. The Kong Squeakair balls …

Toys: The Kong Classic

One of the most well-known and probably loved toy for dogs is the Kong classic. It is made of rubber and it has the form of three balls of increasing sizes stuck together, with a smaller hole at the top and a bigger one at the bottom which connect to …

Summary of the Week: Monday 5th to Sunday 11th September

Monday 5th It was a pretty standard day. Nix behaved properly for the whole day and didn’t give much trouble. We managed to follow my ideal schedule for the day. She was left alone for an hour and didn’t break anything. Overall, it was a really good day. Tuesday 6th …