Category Archives: Keep Doggie Safe Tips

What we know for sure …. review of 2015

As the new year starts, we are reflecting on what we learned last year. First, dog owners are simply the best people in the world.  Our customers will do anything to help their dog be more comfortable and happy.  Nothing makes our team happier than being part of that journey. Second, the ifetch ball machine is simply amazing. We are honored to carry this product with such a great story.  A boy was doing his homework and his dog kept nagging him to play, he thought “Why doesn’t someone create a ball machine for dogs?”. He talked to his family … Continue reading

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How To Get Your Dog To Sleep In His Own Bed in Five Easy Steps

Do you find yourself waking up at night with a furry creature breathing in your face? Or scratching?  You’re not alone, many pet owners let their dogs sleep with them only to find that the dog takes over and they can’t sleep. While this is cute, it’s not healthy. Dogs bring a lot of junk with them into your bed, including dirt and bacteria that they happily roll around in. And they sleep on your pillow and scratch themselves all over your bed! That’s not only yucky, it’s also unhealthy for you. And it’s not good for your dog. Dogs … Continue reading

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Dog Collar Lights Keep You and Your Dog Safe

Purchase Dog Collar Lights When it comes to walking with your dog in low visibility situations or at night, it’s important both of you are visible to others who are out and about, too. Dog collar lights help make your pet visible and provides a safe way for the two of your to enjoy your time together – no matter the weather or time of day. One of our favorite dog collar lights is the PupLight. This collar light is recommended for medium and larger breed dogs due to its size and it provides visibility up to a mile away. … Continue reading

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Halloween Dog Toys are Great Holiday Fun

Purchase Halloween Dog Toys With Halloween just around the corner, it’s time to get your dog in the spirit. You’ve already got his costume, and he likes it for sure. Now, all he needs is some Halloween dog toys to make his holiday complete. KeepDoggieSafe just loves this time of year, and so do our furry friends because they get to try out all the new Halloween dog toys that come in. This is how we’re sure you and your dog will love them, too. Here’s a run-down of the toys we have on our website this Halloween season. Halloween … Continue reading

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Fall Safety Tips for your Dog

Buy Reflective Dog Vests Fall is officially here and the cooler weather, spectacular colors, and festive fall decorations make us want to get out and explore with our dogs. Fall presents a host of safety concerns for pets, so keep these fall safety tips for your dog in mind as you head out to enjoy the season’s best. Watch out for Apples Although apples are just as nutritious for your dog as they are for you, the leaves, stems, and especially the seeds pose a health risk for Fido. Consuming these parts can cause decreased heart rate, respiratory congestion, seizures, … Continue reading

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Is it Healthy for my Dog to Sleep in Bed with Me?

Making the decision to allow Fido to sleep in the bed is an easy one for many pet owners. According to one study conducted by the American Pet Products Association, almost one half of dogs sleep in the bed with their owners and a whopping 62% of cats do, too! We here at Keep Doggie Safe are in the majority – inviting our pets into the bedroom just seems natural. There are definite pros and cons to sharing your bed with your furry companions, so keep reading if you’re undecided. To Share or Not to Share your Bed There’s no … Continue reading

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What Human Foods are Bad for my Dog?

As tempting as it is to reward your dog with human food for a job well done or simply because he’s so cute begging like that, doing so could be bad news for your pet. Some human foods contain toxic chemicals that a dog’s system can’t handle, and in high doses can actually lead to death. Many dog owners already know that chocolate is a no-no for Fido, but there are many human foods besides chocolate that can cause vomiting and death in your pet. Keep reading to find out what some of the most dangerous human foods for your … Continue reading

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September is National Disaster Preparedness Month

Although National Disaster Preparedness Month was created to make people aware that they need to be prepared in case of a disaster, it’s a good time to also mention pet preparedness in the event of an emergency. Natural disasters happen all the time and unfortunately, pets are often a second thought when it comes to making sure everyone is safe if something happens. Keep Doggie Safe would like to take this opportunity to teach you how to ensure your pet’s safety in the event of a natural disaster or other catastrophic emergency. Make it Known To easily identify that pets … Continue reading

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Does My Dog Have Arthritis?

Arthritis doesn’t discriminate; it doesn’t care if you’re human or canine, the effects are the same. There may come a time when you notice he just isn’t as spry as he used to be, or has trouble getting up after laying down for a while. He may seem a bit grumpy when usually he’s a very happy dog. These could be signs of arthritis. As a matter of fact, arthritis affects a whopping one in five adult dogs in the U.S. and is one of the most common ailments veterinarians see. Signs of arthritis in dogs Since your dog can’t … Continue reading

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