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Meet the Azawakh, the Newest Dog Breed Recognized by AKC in 2019

Posted on January 7, 2019

In the early days of 2019, the American Kennel Club announced that a new dog breed will join their ranks this year – the Azawakh. Before these slim hounds make their debut on the dog show stage, we’ve gathered some fun facts about this unique new breed. Enjoy, and good luck to all the dogs competing next month at the 2019 Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show in New York City!  (more…)


2018: The Year in Dogs

Posted on December 28, 2018

2018 is almost over, and DogTails wants to review it the way we know best – the Year in Dogs! Below are some of the most memorable dog stories of the past year. Enjoy, and a Happy New Year to hound and human alike. Here’s to a great 2019!  (more…)


DogWatch’s 2018 Holiday Gift Guide: 15 Awesome Gifts for Pets and Pet Lovers!

Posted on December 10, 2018

Still looking for the perfect gifts for the pets and pet-obsessed folks in your life? Look no further! The DogWatch Annual Holiday Gift Guide is back and ready to help you impress and delight all the pets and pet lovers on your list. Check out our top 15 picks below!  (more…)


The Most Popular Dog Names of 2018

Posted on December 4, 2018

Wonder where your pet’s name fits on the list of the most popular dog names of the past year? We’ve dug into our data and collected the 25 dog names that were the most popular among our many new DogWatch customers in the US and Canada from January to December 2018. Check out our list below! (more…)


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…)