Dogs Are People Too: Love Your Pets Edition

Posted by BETHANY MILLION

Dogs Are People Too: Love Your Pets Edition

Happy National Love Your Pets Day! Did you know that was a thing? February 20th is a day dedicated to showing some extra love and appreciation for your pets. We may spoil our pets every day, but today we have a legit reason for it. It is a holiday, after all!I’ve gotten together some sweet things to do with and for your dog to show your love on a day dedicated to how much you love them.  Don’t forget to share this with a friend that may not know it’s Love Your Pet Day - their dogs must know!   ...

Dogs Are People Too: Valentine's Day Edition

Posted by BETHANY MILLION

Dogs Are People Too: Valentine's Day Edition

Happy Valentine’s Day-eve!  I always get so excited for holiday editions of Dogs Are People Too. It adds some extra fun to an already great part of my day!  Valentine’s Day is such a cute holiday to show your love to the special person in your life…even if that special person is your dog. Honestly, your dog probably deserves that title more than anyone else…and that’s where this edition of Dogs Are People Too comes in. found some sweet ways to show your dog a little extra love on the 14th. I Chews You American Kennel Club doesn’t miss! They’re...

Wowza, that was fast

Posted by EDWARD WIMMER

Wowza, that was fast

Hey there,I have a quick challenge for you (at the bottom of this post) but first...It's the Friday before Christmas. I'm at the office. It's pretty chill around here as most of the team has wisely scampered off for the holiday. I love the normal high energy of our office. As I write this note, however, I find myself enjoying the quiet. It's a perfect setting to reflect upon the year...a year that seemed to wiz by faster than a Jack Russell in turbo mode.I find this time of year to be a special blend of hustle and pause. Amidst...

Massive Mistake Yields a Deeper Bond

Posted by EDWARD WIMMER

Massive Mistake Yields a Deeper Bond

Scout was my first dog (first dog as a bona-fide grown-up that is). She was also the inspiration behind DOG iD (more on that here). We loved Scout more than words can capture…and she returned that love so honestly and beautifully. When Scout passed away in 2019, we were emotionally wrecked. We missed her more than words can articulate. She was such a big part of our lives…and that part was suddenly gone.  After many dog-less months, we decided that it was time to bring another furry companion into our pack. A local rescue led us to Molly… In the...

Dogs and Fireworks: 7 Tips to Help Nervous Pups

Posted by KARA FOXX

Dogs and Fireworks: 7 Tips to Help Nervous Pups

Fireworks are a fun staple of summer festivities, but animals don’t always share our enthusiasm for celebratory booms. Many pet parents can attest to being concerned about their animals, particularly during the peak fireworks season. Dogs’ ears are more sensitive than humans’, picking up sounds four times farther away than people’s ears can. It’s no wonder a series of unpredictable explosions can be terrifying for your pet. The snap, crackle, and pops can cause fearful pets to run away in desperate search of a safe haven. Firework noises are especially alarming for pets, and more times than not, pets tend...

List: Top 10 Most Pup-ular Dog Names

Posted by BETHANY MILLION

List: Top 10 Most Pup-ular Dog Names

Choosing your dog’s name can be hard. Do you go the traditional route, favorite movie/TV reference, or a name that just makes you smile when you see it? You get one chance to name your pup, so you should make it count! Your dog’s name is so important, that we have a Lifetime Guarantee on our Dog ID engravings to ensure it is on display forever (this especially comes in handy if your dog is a rough and tumble escape artist). If you’re looking for that perfect name, we’ve got the top 10 boy and girl names according to Rover.com...

5 Gifts for Dog Lovers and Pets

Posted by BETHANY MILLION

5 Gifts for Dog Lovers and Pets
Buying gifts for your dog is fun. We’ve put together a DOG iD gift guide to help spoil your own pup, or even win the coveted title of favorite dog aunt/uncle.

Introducing the Rock Solid Leash

Posted by KARA FOXX

Introducing the Rock Solid Leash
Say hello to your fur-ever leash: The Rock Solid Leash by DOG iD.

Rescuing a Shelter Dog: The Ins and Outs of Adoption

Posted by BETHANY MILLION

Rescuing a Shelter Dog: The Ins and Outs of Adoption

We’ve all heard the phrase “adopt don’t shop” when it comes to finding your new furry family member. This is really brought into the spotlight in October during National Adopt a Shelter Dog Month! According to the ASPCA, 23% of dogs are taken in from an Animal Shelter - this equates to about 2 million dogs per year. Swinging by your local shelter and falling in love with that good boy/girl who’s giving you literal puppy-dog eyes is the easy part. We’re here to help delve into the finer details of adoption to ensure you and your new pup are...

18 Dog Tag Engravings for a Pup With Personality

Posted by KARA FOXX

18 Dog Tag Engravings for a Pup With Personality

Dog identification tags are more than just a cute accessory – they are essential to your pup’s safety. Dog tags that list a name and phone number help increase the likelihood of reuniting a lost dog with its family. Our DOG iD fits up to six lines of laser-engraved text. With all that space, pet-lovers can get creative on their furry friend’s ID. Need inspiration for your new ID? Look no further. We rounded up 18 hilarious and cute DOG iD engravings that show off a pup’s personality.  

Missing Dogs Found: How DOG iD Made a Difference for 3 Runaways

Posted by KARA FOXX

Missing Dogs Found: How DOG iD Made a Difference for 3 Runaways

Let’s face it: Even the most well-behaved canines can wander from home. We asked three pet parents to share how DOG iD made a difference when it mattered most. THE TOWN HOPPIN' HUSKY   "The DOG iD tag saved my dog's life when she escaped out of my fenced backyard. She dug her way out and was almost hit on the highway. Thanks to the tag, someone was able to call us and get her home in less than an hour! Actually, before I even knew she was missing, I got a call from the people who found her.   I...

Six Safety Tips for Running with a Dog that Pulls

Posted by BETHANY MILLION

Six Safety Tips for Running with a Dog that Pulls

There are tons of benefits to running every day, which is why so many people have taken to the activity.  Running with a dog is an even better experience as it allows for bonding and mutual exercise. At the same time, bringing your dog along for a jog is a great way to connect with them, while simultaneously getting them the exercise they need. Like most dogs, yours might love the thrill of the run and the fresh air. However, running with a dog that tugs on their leash can be quite challenging and potentially dangerous for both of you....