Be My Dog Valentine Photo Contest Winners 2018

This year's be my dog valentine photo contest had our judges oohing and ahhing. You truly love your dogs, as evidenced by the photos received. As a reminder, entrants were allowed to submit up to two (2) photos maximum per person. Photos must be owned by you and should depict a photo of the love you and your dog share. There must be at least one human and at least one dog in … [Read more...]

American Cocker Spaniel Striker Comes Close at Westminster

Mike Pitts has been handling dogs way too long, he says….and he loves every minute of it. During an exclusive interview in the days leading up to the 142nd Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show, Pitts prepared for the garden green with favored-to-win American Cocker Spaniel, Striker, aka GCHP CH Silverhall Strike Force. A Strike Force Duo Striker is a 6-year-old male … [Read more...]

Fidose of Reality 2017 Pawer Women

The pawer women have made their mark in 2017! The ending of one year and the beginning of another brings with it great joy and reflection: This is our year-end tradition wherein Fidose of Reality announces a list of women in the pet industry who go above and beyond. In some way, shape, or form, these ladies did something to impact the lives of dogs in 2017 (and no doubt long … [Read more...]

Wigglebutt Warriors Holiday 2017 Fundraiser

It’s time to shop! Dog lovers, this is your time to get some goodies for you and your dogs while helping to eradicate cataracts! Wigglebutt Warriors, the fundraising arm of Fidose of Reality, proudly announces its partnership in fundraising with the American Spaniel Club Foundation. Here’s the scoop, how you win, and how dogs win, too, from your donations. Cataracts and … [Read more...]

Dog Halloween Photo Contest Winners 2017

The winners of the Seventh Annual Fidose of Reality Dog Halloween Photo Contest have been selected.  Woof woof, did you all ever up the bark and the bar for originality, creativity, and fun!  Your dogs tolerated the costumes, so now go take them for a romp outside, treat them to a fun play session, or maybe a long tummy rub. They are great sports for allowing everyone to do … [Read more...]

Teaching Your Dog Tricks for Treats Giveaway #TrickorTreatDogs

Let's learn dog tricks and give away over $850 in prizes! Yes, it’s tricks for treats time, dog lovers of the highest order! Welcome to the 2017 Tricks for Treats Giveaway with OVER $850 worth of fun and prizes! Just for stopping by and checking learning about how to teach your dog some tricks we invite you to enter this year’s Trick or Treat Giveaway hop after you see … [Read more...]

Club Cocker Wigglebutts Worldwide Launches

Calling all Cocker Spaniel lovers: Club Cocker: Wigglebutts Worldwide officially launches today! This group is found on Facebook and is a home for Cocker Spaniel lovers to learn and share about health, wellness, and lifestyle of Cocker Spaniels. Most online Cocker-related groups focus don’t focus on the health, wellness, and lifestyle of Cocker Spaniels. Club Cocker: … [Read more...]

How to Get Over the Death of a Dog

If you arrived at this post, your dog has either died or at some point, like all living beings, he or she will pass away. You want to know how to get over the death of a dog and the fact of the matter is this: You don’t. Your identity as a loving dog parent evolves from the physical presence of a dog in your life to the eventual understanding, albeit it kicking and screaming, … [Read more...]

14 Homemade Dog Treats for People Who Cant Cook

Carol Cant Cook. I want to make homemade dog treats but I am one of those people who can’t cook. Yours truly was selected to try out for Worst Cooks in America and I turned them down. CLICK THIS: How My Dog Stopped Me From Winning $25K If you are one of those people who can’t cook or wants an easy way to make dog treats at home without breaking the bank and spending a ton … [Read more...]

Hero Dogs Every Dog Lover Should Know

Hero dogs give so much of themselves, and they ask for so little in return. In that respect, ALL dogs are hero dogs to love us so freely without regard for gender, color, or any other human-based discrimination. Here are some hero dogs every dog lover should know. After reading about these committed canines, give your own pups a pat on the head and an extra biscuit … [Read more...]