Yippee! Time to pee!

June 1st, 2015

We love a good infographic, especially ones that help reduce the amount of pee appearing on your floor…

 

Easy 3-Ingredient Peanut Butter Pumpkin Dog Treats

April 20th, 2015

  Feel a little like snacking today? Why not whip up these yummy treats for your dog to munch, too! It’s always better to share the good times with a buddy.   1/2 cup Natural Peanut Butter 1 cup 100% Pure Pumpkin Puree, canned 1 3/4 cups whole wheat flour (You can substitute Whole Grain[...] Read the full article…

 

Meet Your Dog Walker: Sarah Dewees!

April 19th, 2015

Sarah grew up in Alaska, and finally settled in Portland after traveling all over the country. She’s been with Hot Diggity! for 2 years and we’re so glad she found us! She’s heading out for a couple months this summer to study bats which is amazingly cool, but we will miss her very much. Luckily[...] Read the full article…

 

Recognizing Pet Anxiety: An Infographic

April 16th, 2015

This beautiful infographic is a handy guide to recognizing anxiety in your dog and learning how to properly react!  

 

DIY Dog Bowtie!

April 15th, 2015

Are you going to a lot of pet-friendly weddings this summer? Maybe you’re just having a classy party on the lawn? There’s nothing cuter than a dog in a bowtie, and this DIY guide will show you how to make them! The matching possibilities are endless, and Fido told us the babes really dig it…[...] Read the full article…

 

Canine CPR

April 13th, 2015

CPR (cardiopulmonary resuscitation) preserves brain function until proper blood circulation and breathing can be restored. Below is a guide for how to properly administer canine CPR, however it is always best to take a class from a certified veterinarian or animal care specialist to avoid accidentally harming your pet. The signs that indicate the need[...] Read the full article…

 

Frozen Treats for Your Hot Dog!

April 10th, 2015

  Your dog will love these delicious frozen peanut butter treats this spring and summer! To make: Place 1/3 cup peanut butter in a microwave-safe bowl and heat on high for one to two minutes or until melted and thin. Add 1/2 cup nonfat dry milk and 1 cup water and stir until blended. Return[...] Read the full article…

 

Your City Through Your Walker’s Eyes

February 27th, 2015

Toni Molatore has some great insights on the joys of walking with a dog, and some local neighborhood tips for the curious adventurer!   I think walking helps me gain appreciation for all the different areas Portland has and how much a little drive can change your perspective. I’m always amazed by the fact that[...] Read the full article…

 

Puppy Swap

February 27th, 2015

A PSA created by the Toronto Humane Society brings to light a very important issue with just the right touch of irony. “Puppy Swap” creates an enticing scene with beautiful graphics and realistic testimonials that might just lull the unsuspecting into a false sense of acceptance for their trade-in attitude towards pets. The video aims[...] Read the full article…

 

Meet Your Dog Walker: Jenny Romero

February 3rd, 2015

Jenny Romero has been working with Hot Diggity for 4 months. She left her cold home state of Vermont to attend Lewis & Clark College. She just graduated, so if you see her, give her some props!   How long have you been working with Hot Diggity? What drew you to the job? I’ve been[...] Read the full article…

 

Your Daily Dose of Cute: A Cuddly, Curious Platypus

February 3rd, 2015

Barry the Pug’s bath time video sent us on a youtube frenzy looking at cute animal videos here at the HD! office. We could feel bad about shirking work for 20 minutes, but who has time for that when this little platypus has us feeling so in love with all the beautiful creations nature has[...] Read the full article…