How I Cured 4 Common Dog Health Problems

I’ve got a few strikes against me by being the proud parent of a Cocker Spaniel. I know that dog health problems are inevitable, but since my dog has floppy ears, thick jowls, more sebaceous oil in his skin than most breeds, is more prone to skin itchiness, and tends to have lumps and bumps, doing frequent touches and once overs is crucial in keeping him healthy. As the … [Read more...]

Christmas In July $200 Cocker Spaniel Lover Giveaway

The temps are rising, surf's up, dogs are panting, and that can only mean one thing: It's summertime! Fidose of Reality is celebrating by having a Christmas in July $200 Cocker Spaniel Lover Giveaway. Entering is easy, fun, and the more folks you get involved, the more entries you will receive. Here's how it works: If you have and/or love Cocker Spaniels, apply to be a … [Read more...]

Timely Tips and Products To Keep Dogs Calm

If you landed on this blog post during thunderstorm or fireworks season, the tips and products to keep dogs calm will help you immensely. If you are landing on this article because you have a dog who is afraid of car travel, has separation anxiety, was abused and you rescued him or her, or has some sort of anxiety issue, you are in luck, as we have you covered. One size … [Read more...]

Results of Six Week Test With Dog Probiotics

We came, we saw, we dropped: Dropped as in Probonix droplets onto our dog's food and Women's Probonix probiotic into our daily regimen. If you are considering adding dog probiotics to your pup's diet, here's our results after a six-week trial run. We learned a lot, saw some interesting results, and the females of the family joined in the test.   What to Know … [Read more...]

How I Strengthen My Dog’s Immune System and So Can You

When a harsh dose of reality in the form of a threat to my dog's immune system reared its ugly head, my dog mom 'fight back ' mode instinctively kicked in. Rather than giving into a nasty immune system disease, here's how I learned to strengthen my dog's immune system and so can you. Canine Immune System 101: Just The Facts A dog's immune system acts as a gatekeeper for … [Read more...]

How to Make Custom Dog Magnets

Making custom dog magnets in minutes has been on my "to do" list for a long time. I love refrigerator magnets and also I put them on the large metal filing cabinet in my office. Dog magnets also make cute just because, thank you, or holiday gifts to friends and family. For full transparency, I must say I am not the craftiest dog mom on the planet. This custom dog magnet craft, … [Read more...]

How to Potty Train an Adult Dog

If you've landed on this article, your adult dog is likely peeing in the house. You want to know how to potty train an adult dog. There are many reasons why dogs pee in the house as they age. Whether your dog is marking his spot in your bed, peeing or marking on rugs, randomly relieving himself inside, or you just adopted an adult dog and he needs re-training, this is the blog … [Read more...]

10 Hidden Warm Weather Dangers for Dogs

Warm weather means more outdoor time for dogs. It also means dangers for dogs. Don't let hidden warm weather dangers lurking in the shadows ruin the time spent enjoying the great outdoors with your dog. Aside from the higher temperatures, there are a whole host of indoor warm weather issues that pose a danger to dogs. From toxins to insect bites, and chemical free ways to enjoy … [Read more...]

Join the Fidose of Reality Dog Birthday Club and Giveaway

Welcome to the Fidose of Reality Dog Birthday Club and Giveaway! My heart beats dog® and if yours does, too, then we invite you to celebrate your dog's birthday or gotcha day with us! Dogs celebrate life all year long, and this is your op-paw-tunity, as dog parents, to celebrate the day a dog(s) entered your life. Every party has to have goodies and giveaways, and Fidose … [Read more...]

The Next Chapter in My Dog Loving Life

Something really big is coming our way. I don’t know what it is, but something really big is coming, and I feel it coming soon. It's the next chapter in my dog loving life. It was the summer of 2017 and those are the exact words I said aloud to my wife. This blog is called Fidose of Reality and there are so many things I am now wanting and able to share so that you, my … [Read more...]