Pet Spending Passes $50 Billion Per Year

Americans spent $50.96 billion on their pets in 2011. That’s an all-time high and the first time in history more than $50 billion has gone to the dogs, cats, canaries, guppies and the like, the American Pet Products Association said in a report issued Thursday. Food and vet costs accounted for about 65 percent of […]

Luxury Pet Hotel To Open At Walt Disney World

Click to join our Facebook Fan Page and follow us on Twitter! From Independent.co.uk/ Pets are soon to get their own hotel alongside their owners’ at Walt Disney World Resort in Florida. A new hotel catering to dogs and cats is scheduled to go into operation at the massive theme park on August 27, taking […]

Some In China Are "Painting" Their Dogs

Click to join our Facebook Fan Page and follow us on Twitter! While I’m sure the dogs could care less, in my eyes there is something wrong with not being satisfied that you have an awesome dog. That you are so intent into turning them into another animal. Am I wrong here? Is all just […]

After 125 Years, American Kennel Club Opens Competitions To Mutts

Click to join our Facebook Fan Page and follow us on Twitter! By Monica Hesse for The Washington Post Scene: the Mattaponi Kennel Club dog show in Manassas. Enter the purebreds: the buttery yellow Labradors and the lusciously springy spaniels, and the sly border collies, whose owners plaster their cars with bumper stickers reading “My […]

Labradoodle Pioneer Regrets Fashioning 'Designer Dog'

Click to join our Facebook Fan Page and follow us on Twitter! From FOXNews.com THE man who bred the first labradoodle – and in the process made the mutt a desirable accessory – says it’s the great regret of his life. The coveted accessory has pushed out other breeds in terms of desirability. Wally Conran, […]

Retrieva Tracking Collar

Click to join our Facebook Fan Page and follow us on Twitter! I thought this was pretty incredible. Watch the video and then check out their site at http://www.retrievatracking.com/

Dog Luxuries Presented By The Sharper Dog

If you like The Dog Files please join our Facebook Fan Page at http://www.facebook.com/dogfiles Also, follow us on Twitter at http://www.twitter.com/dogfiles As you all know, I am generally the type of person who believes in “to each their own” philosophy, but this time I just feel kind yucky watching this video. Anyway, “to each their […]

Doggie Profiling?

Interesting documentary called, “The End of the Dog: How Pit Bull Specific Legislation Affects All Dog Owners“ Part 1: Part 2: