Dog DNA Testing – For What?

There is a company (PooPrints) that provides canine DNA testing services for apartment complexes and such. Why do apartments need canine DNA testing, you ask? To identify owners who don’t pick up after their dog after he/she has done it’s business. If you know what I mean… Here’s how it works: 1) Dog owners who live on the property give a sample of their dog’s DNA via cheek swab. 2) The dog’s DNA is registered at PooPrints’ laboratory. 3) When […]

A Valentine for You and Your Pup

  Treat your pup to a new collar this Valentine’s Day – and take 20% off your entire order while you’re at it! It’s our Valentine to you and your pup. Simply use the coupon code: HEART at checkout. Enjoy! XOXO Macy

More Love Letters

While getting in my daily cardio yesterday, I turned on the treadmill TV and stumbled upon the Jeff Probst Show.  Now, I don’t normally watch daytime talk shows, but when I saw the topic roll across the screen, I decided to unplug my iPod and tune in. A young girl by the name of Hannah Brencher was the guest. Hannah has started a campaign called More Love Letters – where she encourages people across the world to leave love letters […]

DIY: Paw Print Wall Art

How adorable is this cute DIY paw print wall art idea from ChicSprinkles.com featured in the latest issue of ModernDog magazine? With a few simple materials (paper, paint, frame), you can create a modern, yet adorable piece of art in honor of your pup! Want the tutorial? Click here!

Menswear Dog

Yep, this is the first post in over 8 months! I’ve made a vow to stay current on content, so here’s my first awesome find… Well, this might be the best use of dog photography we’ve seen yet! Check out this new blog designed to showcase menswear with the use of a handsome shiba-inu. The dog is described as a, “3 year old shiba inu (sic) living in NYC with a panache for all things style. His interests include never […]

Fiona – The Blind Pup

Watched almost 1,000,000 times, this is a story about a sweet pup named Fiona who got a second chance at life thanks to rescuers Eldad and Audrey Hagar, a married couple who run a non-profit organization called Hope for Paws out of their Los Angeles apartment. If you have a few minutes, please watch the video and share it with your friends. Every dog deserves a chance to LIVE and this is the best example of that. To learn more […]

Harry the Hippo

WARNING: This is major cute overload! Harry the Hippo, a pygmy hippo, was born last Thursday at a wildlife sanctuary in South Africa. His mother rejected him at birth, so it is now up to the wildlife caretakers to feed him, bathe him, and look after him until he can look after himself.  Harry will be no more than 3 feet tall when he reaches adult-hood. Pygmy hippos are also nocturnal – spending most of their time under water until […]

Maddie the Coonhound

Meet Maddie, a Coonhound with an uncanny sense of balance! Maddie is photographer Theron Humphrey‘s sweet pup. She’s been traveling all over the states with Theron working on his latest project: This Wild Idea. Theron explains, “She’s the kind of dog that would rather stand than lay down, so over time I just started picking her up and putting her on things. They are some lighthearted images that make me smile!” Theron says he took all of the pics with […]

Second Chance Photos

As if there wasn’t enough to love about photographer Seth Casteel, I just stumbled upon his new non-profit: Second Chance Photos. Their mission is to teach volunteers how to take professional photos of shelter dogs – thus increasing their chance of finding a forever home. He has several workshops (all of which are sadly sold out), plus he provides great tips on his site. What an inspiration!

Say Cheese

We finally had nice weather in Houston this weekend. Actually, “nice” is an understatment. It was incredible! Sunny/70’s on both Saturday and Sunday. I took the opportunity to try out my new camera on the pups — so we had an impromptu photo shoot. Ollie wasn’t having much of it, but Pippa was acting like a cover girl! Check out some of the pics below. If you have any tips for photographing dogs, please leave them in the comments section! […]

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