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Wigglebutt Warriors Wednesday Salute to Pet Bloggers

It’s Wigglebutt Warriors Wednesday! Armed with a passion for pets, a Cocker Spaniel by my side, a laptop and suitcases filled with what we hope will actually fit in the back of our SUV…oh and a U-Hail we rented for the trek: My spouse and I are headed to Hollywoof, Virginia. On September 20, 2014, Wigglebutt Warriors, the fundraising branch of Fidose of Reality, is hosting … [Read more...]

Brush Your Dog's Teeth Means Adding Years to Their Life

If you can do just one thing just FoR today (FoR as in “Fidose of Reality”) to change your dog’s life, how paw-tastic would that be? How about brushing your dog's teeth easily and without a fuss? We’ve  been  scouring the world of dog news and sharing with Fidose of Reality readers tips to enhance your dog’s life and things to ensure they aren’t a victim of things like … [Read more...]

Breed-Specific Legislation Is All Bark, No Bite

Dogs are a product of their environments, and we, as pet owners, have a responsibility to train them properly to ensure the safety of those around us. Bad dogs come from bad owners, yet some breeds, like pit bulls and rottweilers, have been targeted by breed-specific legislation (BSL) that attempts to regulate or ban these dogs in many communities throughout the U.S. However, … [Read more...]

Official Wigglebutt Wedding Bridal Registry Revealed

If you haven't heard, my dog is getting married for a fun fundraiser. On June 28, 2013, the year-in-the-making gala event of Dexter James Bryant and Zoe Elizabeth Sorensen will take place in Stratford, Connecticut. The affair is black tie/princess style complete with a doggie wedding party, canine couture designer (Anthony Rubio), official artist (Missy Johnson), and much … [Read more...]

Behind the Scenes of Dog Agility

If having fun with your dog without getting involved in serious competitive sports sound like fun, meet Patches. Dog agility is the name of his game. Patches is a Cocker Spaniel (and half brother to our PR - Puppy Relations - Manager, Dexter_  who shares his life with dog mom, Nancy Height, of Connecticut. Nancy wanted to do some fun sporting activities with her dog without … [Read more...]

What Four Products Could Help Rescue Dogs

Two things make my heart that beats dog go a little faster: Helping dogs and finding good products for those rescue dogs. So when the folks at Sweet Relish sent me a box of goodies to try out, I went one better: I donated them to one of my fur-ends who is also a doggie foster mom (and mom to a few cutie pies of her own). SweetRelish is a site similar to Pinterest, but instead … [Read more...]

How My Love of Dogs Helped Me Form a Career: And How You Can Too

My love of dogs helped me form a career....the love for dogs actually catapulted me into this profession. In 2010, I walked into a BlogPaws conference in Ohio and found a kindred connection with hundreds of other pet bloggers. We came together to network, grow, learn, monetize, and explore the possibilities of being a pet blogger. My dog and I have attended all four to date: in … [Read more...]

Winners of Gift Baskets of Dog Treats from Scout and Zoes

Chicken jerky and pet treat recalls have made the news and might have even affected a dog in your family, perhaps your own. So when the folks at Scout & Zoe's told me they had added new dog treats to their line, including chicken jerky, I hesitated. Then I had a chat with the founder of Scout & Zoe's and feel comfortable feeding this product to my own dog. Scout … [Read more...]

Pet friendly cross country tour launching

Fidose of Reality is going cross country, city by city, paw by paw, en route to our final destination: Salt Lake City. Looking for dog-friendly things to do across America, things to see and places to go? We have a special dog-friendly Hawaiian contributor to Fidose of Reality and now all readers can join in, too. Follow our travels as we take to the open highway, where our … [Read more...]