Easy DIY Dog and Cat Treat Recipes

Posted on May 12, 2020
Easy DIY Dog and Cat Treat Recipes

Many have been using this extra time at home due to the Coronavirus, COVID-19, to get back to the basics and that includes baking. It may be difficult to get to the store safely and easily. So we thought we’d pull together some easy Do-It-Yourself (DIY) dog and cat treat recipes you can try at […]

Helping Your Pet Become a Therapy or Service Animal

Posted on Apr 22, 2020
Helping Your Pet Become a Therapy or Service Animal

Many of us have been spending more time at home due to the coronavirus, COVID-19, and Stay-at-Home orders in many states. Even though our fur babies don’t understand why, they are delighted that we can spend more time with them, get more exercise together and perhaps spend more time on the couch together.   If […]

Walking Routine: Online Tools for Wagging Tails

Posted on Mar 18, 2020
Walking Routine: Online Tools for Wagging Tails

Spring is slowly revealing itself. With everything happening in the world, escaping into the outdoors might be the best course of action to catch a much needed break from the news and the house. Your furry friend will love an adventure with you. Developing a walking (or other exercise) routine can keep your doggies out […]

Human Health Benefits of Pets in Your Life

Posted on Feb 17, 2020
Human Health Benefits of Pets in Your Life

Do you remember a period in your life when you couldn’t have a pet as an adult? Maybe you were renting an apartment, going to school, or traveling for your job? You made the responsible choice not to have a pet you couldn’t care for. Then life changed and suddenly you found you were able […]

Pet DNA Testing: Is it Right for You?

Posted on Jan 14, 2020
Pet DNA Testing: Is it Right for You?

Has this happened to you and your mutt before? You’re on a walk or at the dog park with your furry friend and someone says, “Cute dog. What breed are they?” Perhaps all you have to go on is the breed mix that was just a guess by the Humane Society or rescue organization. For […]

7 Gift Ideas for Pet Lovers And Their Pets

Posted on Nov 24, 2019
7 Gift Ideas for Pet Lovers And Their Pets

This time of the year we can get so busy trying to find just the right gift for our human friends and family that our feline and canine friends get overlooked. That’s why Run Those Dogs owner Jen Sewell shares some of her favorite holiday gift ideas for pet lovers, pets, and those that spend time outdoors. If […]

4 Ways to Celebrate and Care for Senior Pets

Posted on Oct 31, 2019
4 Ways to Celebrate and Care for Senior Pets

Getting old is part of life but it doesn’t have to be difficult. Here at Run Those Dogs we want to help you celebrate senior pets and care for their needs. You can read in our past blogs about the factors that are important in senior pet care and holistic pet care approaches. They are also […]

4 Ways to Prevent Pet Obesity

Posted on Oct 7, 2019
4 Ways to Prevent Pet Obesity

In 2018, 59.5% of cats and 55.8% of dogs classified as overweight or obese, according to the Association for Pet Obesity Prevention (APOP). October 9 is National Pet Obesity Awareness day so we’re here shedding a little light on this national issue.   Run Those Dogs was founded on combining two of owner Jen Sewell’s […]

5 “Less Adoptable” Pets Worth Adopting

Posted on Sep 10, 2019
5 “Less Adoptable” Pets Worth Adopting

  When your family makes the move to adopt a new family member discussions arise. How big? What breed? Good with other dogs? Children? Exercise needs? Shedding? All are vital conversations to have so that you clearly understand what kind of pet will be the best fit for your home. However, because we often are […]

Music for the Animals Benefit for NOAH

Posted on Aug 15, 2019
Music for the Animals Benefit for NOAH

If you’ve read our blog, you probably know that Run Those Dogs owner Jen Sewell is a big supporter and long-time volunteer with Stanwood’s animal shelter, NOAH Center. That’s why we’ve chosen to tell you about this upcoming opportunity to support them at one of their biggest fundraisers of the year, Music for the Animals. […]