2019 Pet Blogger Challenge: Get To Know Us

We celebrate the pet blogger. 2019 is the 9th year for Fidose of Reality, and we celebrate our fans, our followers, and our loyal readers who have helped up us become a relied-upon destination for Cocker Spaniels and their canine friends. Dog health and wellness are our specialties and main areas of interest. As a pet blogger, I thought it would be fun to partake in the yearly … [Read more...]

Ten Fun Dog Products You Need to Own

One of the coolest parts of being a pet blogger and dog writer is that I discover new products and get to share them with dog lovers of the highest order: YOU! At the BlogPaws Conference in Nashville recently, over 500 pet brands, bloggers, and social media rock stars gathered for the pet industry's original pet blogger conference. Since the conference is pet welcoming, Dexter, … [Read more...]

Getting to Know Fidose Pet Blogger Challenge

Every year, our friends at the Go Pet Friendly blog host a “getting to know you” series called the "Pet Blogger Challenge" where the writers of pet blogs come together and share a bit about themselves. Fidose of Reality is jumping in this year so that you, our loyal readers since 2011, can get to know what goes on behind the “green curtain,” along with some fun facts and dog … [Read more...]

Win a $400 PetSmart Gift Card and More

WINNERS ANNOUNCED: 3rd place: Jenny Lewis & Pixel is the winner of the Karma Collars collar/leash set (winner's choice up to $125) 2nd place: Ryan Barker is the winner of the Stylish Canine prize pack, valued at $160 1st place: Vunda Vall is the winner of the $400 Petsmart gift card. How would you like to win a $400 PetSmart gift card and more? The dog days of … [Read more...]

How to Become a Successful Pet Blogger

Have you ever wonder just what it takes to be a pet blogger? Did you know that pet blogging can be a lucrative career move with a feasible income, whether for supplemental money or as a part-time option and even as a full-time career. If you have ever considered a career in pet blogging and/or within the pet industry, here's a primer on what you need to know, things you might … [Read more...]

Pet Blogger Challenge 2014

Every year for the past four years, January 10th is dubbed the annual "Pet Blogger Challenge" wherein we, the pet bloggers, share a bit about ourselves, you get to know us more, and in turn, you can get the inside scoop on us. My heart beats dog™, so without further ado, here's some things about me, our blog, our lives, and we'd love to hear your feedback. QUESTION:  How … [Read more...]

How to Make Money as a Pet Blogger

Some of us consider our dogs our kids, others our companion, some are best friends, and many of us say “all of the above” when asked how we feel about our dogs. One of the comments often said to me in my dog travels and online is, "Wow, you get to work from home writing about dogs. That must be so cool! How do you make money as a pet blogger?" I have always been a writer, so … [Read more...]

How to Pay it Forward to a Pet Blogger

Do you have a favorite pet blogger or microblogger (someone on Twitter, Facebook, etc.)? If you watched the Oscar awards or are familiar with them, BlogPaws pet blogger social media conference and online pet blogger community has announced their 2nd Annual Nose-to-Nose Social Media Pet Blogging Awards. What the heck are these awards and why do they matter? Imagine being a … [Read more...]

An Attitude of Gratitude for a Pet Blogger

Something wagging this way comes: If left uncapitalized, that sentence probably put a smile on your face. Capitalized, it takes on a whole new meaning, but the smile probably gets bigger.  Something Wagging This Way Comes is the name of a fun, engaging, dog-forward blog authored by (pet blogger) Pamela Webster. Pamela asked if I’d like to take part in a Bloggers Gift Exchange. … [Read more...]

Veterinarian and Pet Blogger is a Pawer Woman

Finding a veterinarian you can trust with one of your most precious family members can be quite a challenge. Finding information online from a veterinarian you feel you can trust is equally as challenging. Imagine if the best of both worlds came together: A trusted and skilled veterinarian who shares her knowledge and information online. Look no further, Lorie Huston is one of … [Read more...]