All About Pugs

The Pug, one of the top twenty most popular dog breeds in the United States, is an ancient breed of Chinese origin. They date back to at least 400 B.C. when they were prized by Chinese emperors of the Shang dynasty. At that time they were known as “Lo-Chiang-Sze,” “Lion Dog” or “Foo” (“Fu”) because…

10 Things You Should Know About Your New Puppy

Just about everybody loves a puppy.  What’s not to love?  Okay, maybe there are a few things — like accidents in the house, chewing your things, nipping… Here are a few things that you should know about your new puppy: 1. When you bring your new puppy home he doesn’t know very much. He’s spent…

Volunteering Is the New Therapy

by Leah Twitchell – The Evolved Dog I made a commitment in 2015 to volunteer weekly at my local animal shelter, and it’s one of the best decisions I’ve made this year. I spend about an hour and a half each Wednesday at the Kennebec Valley Humane Society walking dogs, doing laundry and spending time…

10 Sleeping Beauties and the Real Meaning of Dog Tired

These ten cuties show us the real meaning of Dog Tired! It’s a difficult life for pampered me! Image via pennypooface He was tired. Image via claire_restarick Who says only cats take naps… Image via pinkpanther1000 We’re trying to camouflage while sunbathing! Can you spot us?! Image via bailey_and_luna_chilove I sleep how I wanna sleep!…