How to Test Your Dog for Genetic Diseases

Science has come a long way, and that includes cutting edge insights into the health conditions that might affect our beloved dogs. Imagine if you could test your dog for genetic diseases whether that dog is from a rescue, a shelter, a foster, or a breeder. Imagine that during that genetic screening that you could determine your dog's ancestry, as in what breeds comprise your … [Read more...]

Most Kissable Dog Photo Contest Winners 2017

Wow, the winners for the 2017 Most Kissable Dog Photo Contest are so outstanding, but so are all of the photos we received at the Fidose of Reality offices. For starters, we sent the images on to a panel of judges not associated with this blog and I personally will not judge. For me, you ALL win. Ultimately, what our judges agreed upon is that these dogs are loved. It shows in … [Read more...]

Dex The Halls 2016 Dog Holiday Photo Contest

Happy Holidays! It’s time for the annual Fidose of Reality Dex the Halls Dog Holiday Photo Contest! We have $500 worth of prizes up for grabs!!! Here’s the scoop, how to enter, and where to send your photos PLUS check out all the prizes in Santa Fidose’s Bag below! CONTEST IS CLOSED - THANKS TO ALL WHO ENTERED - WINNERS ANNOUNCED BY 12/24! How Many Winners? Ten … [Read more...]

Dog Halloween Photo Contest 2016 Edition

Broomsticks, ghosts, candy corn, falling leaves, scary music: It's that time!!!! It's the Sixth Annual Fidose of Reality Dog Halloween Photo Contest! Entering is easy, prizes are fab, and all dogs are welcomed: past and present. Two entries per person are allowed: This means two pictures per person. Deadline to submit entries is 10/27/16 at 11:59 p.m. EST. Email your … [Read more...]

Summer Games Dog Photo Contest

Is your dog worthy of a summer games medal? Once every four years, the summer games take flight and this year, Fidose of Reality is celebrating! Welcome to the first ever Fidose of Reality Summer Games Dog Photo Contest. Here’s the scoop: What Kind of Photos? We want to see your dogs celebrating summer: Easy peasy! Does your dog like long walks? Playing outside? Is he or she … [Read more...]

One Calorie Einstein Pets Summer Swag Bag Giveaway

Einstein Pets has quite the flavorful ring to it, and rightfully so. Einstein Pets has a line of oh-so-healthy and good-for-your dog treats that have set the bar and “bark” so high, we want Fidose of Reality readers to know about them. Welcome to the One Calorie Einstein Pets Summer Swag Bag Giveaway with three prize packs up for grabs. Perhaps you’ve read us boasting their … [Read more...]

The #SpringFling Pet Blogger 2016 #Giveaway

Dog lovers of the highest order, rejoice! The winter is gone and depending on where you live, spring weather is taking over! To celebrate, Fidose of Reality has teamed up with close to a dozen pet bloggers to bring you the Spring Fling Pet Blogger 2016 Giveaway!!!! You could win one of three prizes, which are.....drumroll please: Grand Prize: a $300 Amazon Gift Card; … [Read more...]

13 Items to Make Dogs Happy and $100 Amazon Giveaway

Dogs ask for nothing more than to be loved, cared for, played with, and fed. There are a lot of ways to make dogs happy. One of the ways we make dogs happy at Fidose of Reality is through the fundraising arm of our blog, which is Wigglebutt Warriors. To date, we've hosted three gala fundraisers and have raised close to $80,000 for dog rescue groups. We've had Wigglebutt … [Read more...]

Wigglebutt Warriors Set to Host Pet-Friendly Sold Out Gala Fundraiser

The Wigglebutt Warriors are set to put the “fun” in fundraising, as the creative duo hosts the sold-out, red carpet “Wigglebutts Uncorked” pet-welcoming gala on Saturday evening, April 16, 2016. Soar with the Wigglebutt Warriors in our crusade to save dogs’ lives. This is no ordinary fundraiser: This is Wigglebutts Uncorked at America’s Oldest Winery, Brotherhood. Wigglebutt … [Read more...]

Faithfully Yours Dog Book Review and Giveaway

My heart beats dog.® It beats dog so much that it is my trademarked slogan and is permanently tattooed on my arm. Faithfully Yours, the new book about the bond we share with animals, beats with that very same rhythm. If you love animals, stories that are uplifting about them, and enjoy curling up with short stories that resonate to your dog-loving heart: Peggy Frezon wants you … [Read more...]