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Announcing the Winners of the 2018 DogWatch Halloween Photo Contest!

Posted on November 2, 2018

DogWatch asked for the best Halloween photos of your dog in costume, and you delivered! We received over 300 entries, featuring some of the spookiest, sweetest, funniest and most creative dog costumes we’ve ever seen! The DogWatch team had a VERY hard time choosing a winner – there were so many amazing entries! After lots of discussion (and laughs), we are thrilled to announce the winners of the 2018 DogWatch Halloween Photo Contest! (more…)


DogWatch 2018 Halloween Photo Contest – ENTER TODAY!

Posted on October 9, 2018

Calling all Halloween-loving pets and pet parents – the DogWatch 2018 Halloween Photo Contest is here! Starting today, share a photo of your dog in his or her costume on our Facebook wall or via Instagram using the hashtag #DogWatchHalloween. Cats and other pet photos are welcome too. Please also include your pet’s name and breed. The DogWatch team will share the photos on Facebook all month long, and after Halloween, we’ll announce the winners.

The first place winner will receive either a gift basket filled with $75 worth of dog treats, toys and goodies OR your choice of a DogWatch Training Product. And new this year, a $100 donation will be made in the winner’s name to a pet-related charity of their choice.

Selected runners-up photos will also be shared on our blog and social media, so stay tuned.

The contest ends at 12:00PM Thursday, November 1, 2018. Winners will be announced on Friday, November 2, 2018 on our Facebook page and right here on DogTails. We look forward to seeing your dogs in their Halloween finery! (more…)


How to Create a Pet Emergency Kit

Posted on September 10, 2018

September is National Preparedness Month, which encourages people to take steps to prepare for emergencies. Pet safety is an important part of DogWatch’s mission, so we’re spreading the word!

One important thing you can do today is to create a pet emergency kit that you can quickly grab in the event of an evacuation or other emergency. Here’s a list of items to include in your kit, per this guide from the ASPCA(more…)


DogWatch Presents The United States of Mutts!

Posted on July 31, 2018

In honor of #NationalMuttDay, held bi-annually on July 31st and December 2nd, the DogTails team created this video featuring some fabulous mixed breed DogWatch dogs from across the USA! The wide variety of pups our DogWatch Hidden Fence Dealers serve is a true testament to the unique looks, spirit and personality of mixed breed dogs. Cheers to all mutts out there, and to all the families that love them!


2018 Summer Reading List for Dog Lovers

Posted on June 6, 2018

Picture this: it’s a lovely summer day, and you’re sitting in your backyard in a comfy chair with your pet relaxing by your side. Sounds delightful, right? Well, we want to help you achieve this summertime bliss with our annual Summer Reading List for Dog Lovers. Check out this year’s picks below and share your favorite dog-themed books in the comments and on Facebook! (more…)


7 Moving Tips for Dog and Cat Parents

Posted on May 24, 2018

It’s that time of year…peak moving season, that is! Planning for a move is a big task, and DogTails is here to help! Whether you’re moving to an apartment down the street or relocating across the country, read our tips to help prepare your pets for the big day. Follow this advice to help make this transition as smooth as possible for your precious pup, and for your faithful feline, too! (more…)