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.

This post was sponsored by Milk-Bone® as part of a Two-Post Activation for Influence Central and all opinions expressed in my post are my own. If you are a dog owner (and you probably are if you’re reading this!) then you know how much your dog loves you.[…]

I’m sharing #Luvsome in my life as part of a Luvsome sponsored series for Socialstars™. Trying to make dinnertime a bit easier for your pup? Check out our tips for deciding when to feed a dog! When our labradoodle Ginger first arrived, we had to learn what, how[…]

I’m sharing #Luvsome in my life as part of a Luvsome dog food sponsored series for Socialstars™. Three years ago we made the crazy decision to adopt a dog. Neither my husband nor I had a dog as kids and decided our family needed a new furry member.[…]

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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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Adopt a dog

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of American Kennel Club. All opinions are 100% mine. About three months ago my husband and I decided to adopt a dog.  Neither one of us had ever owned a dog before – not even as kids. We[…]

This post brought to you by ALPO® Brand Dog Food. All opinions are 100% mine. I mentioned a few weeks ago that we adopted a dog.  We’ve been dog sitting for my sister’s Goldendoodle, Izzy, quite regularly for the past year and we really missed her when she[…]