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.[…]

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 is sponsored by Single Edition Media on behalf of Ceva. Introducing a new cat to a home can be stressful for everyone.  Check out these products to help ease the stress on furry friends and humans alike. I have been a cat owner for the past 15 years[…]

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[…]

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[…]

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!

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Merial, the maker of NexGard® (afoxolaner) Chewables. As part of the sponsorship, I received compensation for my time.  The opinions and text are all mine.   Considering getting your first dog? We were new pet owners a[…]