Bonding with our dogs is important. They show us so much love and affection everyday. Finding small ways like a belly rub or a special dog treat is a great way to grow the bond between people and dogs.

Your dog will love these easy sweet potato dog treats made with just 4 ingredients! Homemade sweet potato dog treats are a great way to know what’s in your dog’s treat.

This post brought to you by Beneful. The content and opinions expressed below are that of Growing Up Gabel. Dog parks aren’t just for dogs! They are a great place for both dogs and humans to get outside and be social. When we adopted our labradoodle, Ginger, three[…]

This blog post is part of a paid Megan Media and #PetcoGrooming blogging program. The opinions and ideas expressed here are my own. Need a groomer for your dog? Check out Petco dog grooming services! When we adopted our labradoodle, Ginger, a few years ago, I knew that[…]

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This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Adaptil. All opinions are 100% mine. Having a hard time trying to deal with dog anxiety? Check out our tips for helping your pup be less anxious. About three and a half years ago, we adopted a[…]

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Make this summer the best summer together with your dog using these tips for camping with dogs! Check out some fun dog gear from our partner Petco that will help make this summer your best one yet. Camping is one of our favorite family activities in the summer.[…]

One thing that really surprised me when I became a dog owner is how social dogs are. Up until we adopted our labradoodle Ginger about a year and a half ago,  I’d only been a cat owner.  Cats are completely aloof and I can go hours without seeing[…]

Thinking about getting a dog? Check out these tips on how to survive that first year of being a new dog parent!

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This post brought to you by Beneful Brand Dog Food. The content and opinions expressed below are that of Growing Up Gabel. Today is the first day of National Dog Week! A few weeks ago I noticed that it was supposedly National Dog Day on Instagram, but now[…]

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I am a member of the Collective Bias®  Social Fabric® Community.  This #NudgesMoments shop has been compensated as part of a social shopper amplification for Collective Bias and its advertiser. Adding a dog to your family can be scary – especially if you are a new dog owner![…]