Poodle found with rubber bands wound around muzzle – San Diego
Animal humane issues

Poodle found with rubber bands wound around muzzle – San Diego

A female, white poodle was found in San Diego County with several rubber bands around her muzzle, according to the San Diego County News Center.

Tips for renovating with your dog
Dog behavior

Tips for renovating with your dog

Some tips on how to manage a home renovation if you have a dog.

Pet sitting nightmares – some of the worst and best pet sitters
Boarding/pet sitting/daycare

Pet sitting nightmares – some of the worst and best pet sitters

Some stories of the worst and the best pet sitters out there. Add your stories to the comments.

How to tire out your crazy dog and other popular posts in 2014
Best of - ThatMutt.com

How to tire out your crazy dog and other popular posts in 2014

That Mutt’s best blog posts of 2014 covering topics such as which medications to give a dog during fireworks.

Homeless dog and puppies rescued near downtown Los Angeles – video
Animal humane issues

Homeless dog and puppies rescued near downtown Los Angeles – video

In this video, a homeless dog and her two puppies are rescued near downtown Los Angeles. I have no doubt they will find homes quickly, if they haven’t already.

Dog survives 150-foot fall during Christmas Day hike
News - ThatMutt.com

Dog survives 150-foot fall during Christmas Day hike

A 3-year-old dog named Sandy survived a 150-foot fall down a cliff in the Columbia Gorge on Christmas, according to KTVZ News of central Oregon.

How to potty train a puppy in an apartment
Dog training - ThatMutt.com

How to potty train a puppy in an apartment

Potty training a puppy in an apartment is really no different than potty training a puppy in the house. Here are some tips to make it go smoothly.

That dog that pees on the Christmas tree and other funny pet stories
FUNNY

That dog that pees on the Christmas tree and other funny pet stories

Have any of your dogs peed on the Christmas tree yet this year? Ace has! In this post, I asked a few other dog lovers to share their funny holiday stories.

Merry Christmas to Beamer, the cat who eats everything in sight!
CATS

Merry Christmas to Beamer, the cat who eats everything in sight!

Recently my cat Beamer got into the garbage (my fault) and ate an entire leftover chicken breast and several bites of steak. He will eat anything.

That Mutt Life: What we’ve been up to – December
Memoirs

That Mutt Life: What we’ve been up to – December

Just a bit about what we’ve been up to lately. Sometimes it’s nice to get to know the person behind the blog.

Liquid glucosamine to help a dog’s joints – Rejenease review & giveaway
Distinguished Dogs

Liquid glucosamine to help a dog’s joints – Rejenease review & giveaway

My 8-year-old Lab mix Ace got to try a liquid glucosamine supplement called Rejenease, and we’re giving away a free bottle to 3 lucky readers!

Kacy, my first golden retriever
Memoirs

Kacy, my first golden retriever

Thinking of my sweet girl Kacy, my childhood dog who passed away in December 1997. This photo is of Christmas 1995.

Adopting a dog over the holidays and why it can be a good idea
Dog adoption

Adopting a dog over the holidays and why it can be a good idea

The holiday season is the perfect time for some people to add a new dog to their family. Adults are often able to take time off from work. Kids of all ages are home from school for a few weeks. A lot of families spend the holidays at home, without visitors.