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Wagtopia Recommends | Gifts for Pets and their Pet Parents
Choosing holiday gifts can be tough. You can almost never go wrong with a gift for a pet.  The pet will be super happy, and the pet parent will love that you thought of the fur-baby. Here is a list...
TrustedHousesitters Overview: Finding a Reliable In-Home Pet Sitter
Article courtesy of our friends at Great Pet Care. As much as we’d love for our pets to travel with us wherever we go, it’s not always practical, possible or safe. If you’re going on a trip without your pet,...
A Note From a Nervous Cat
Got a shelter cat? Here's a clue as to what they might be thinking... Dear Tootsie – I hope this letter finds you well. I wanted you to know that I am alive and residing in a new strange place. It is quite...
A Note from a Nervous Dog
Ever wonder what goes through your pup's head? We just saw a note from Sweetpea, a rescue dog who is now living the good life. Hi Hoomans,   I’m Sweetpea – I’m 4 years old and I’m part bulldog, pitty,...
Allergy Testing vs. Food Intolerance
Are you are up to date of your vet visits but your pet has been exhibiting recurring or unwanted symptoms such as paw biting & licking, upset stomach, constant scratching, hot spots, excessive hair loss, & extreme gas?   Your pet could be suffering...
Dog Microchips: A Complete Guide
Dog Microchips: A Complete Guide | Pupford This article was originally published on June 28th, 2022 by the experts over at Pupford.com.   Every year millions of pets are lost or run away. And unfortunately, not having a dog microchip makes...
Wagtopia Recommends Rover.com : 10 Reasons to Hire a Cat Sitter
The Lonely Cat: 10 Reasons to Hire a Cat Sitter Thanks to Rover sitter Kaylee M. for this guest post.    Having a dog is very much like having a child: they need to be bathed, fed, and taught to do their...
Wagtopia Recommends: Rover.com for Loving, Local Pet Care
4 Steps to Finding the Perfect Dog Sitter with Rover WAGTOPIA RECOMMENDS: We've partnered with Rover.com to help you find loving, local pet care. The team from Rover has these recommendations for finding your perfect dog sitter. Plus, get $10...
Why Pet Insurance is a Good Idea
It’s no secret that providing a safe and healthy life for your pets can be pretty expensive. From pet food, to vet check-ups, to grooming costs, and all those adorable little toys and treats that make them so happy... the...
The Summer Shave: 4 Things to Consider Before Taking the Clippers to Your Pup’s Coat
The warmer summer months bring about a lot of changes for everyone in our family. The kids are out of school, there’s summer trips to plan and it’s getting hotter by the day. A lot of us use the warmer...
Cats vs. Dogs: What is the Best Pet for your Family
Considering getting a pet? Cats and dogs are two of the most popular household pets and they bring a lot of fun to your life, which is why so many people opt for one (or both) of these furry friends. There are...
Choosing the best delivery method of CBD for your Dog - When to use treats, oils, and shampoo
The best delivery method of CBD for your dog is the one that best suits both their condition and their preferences.  Here is a quick guide to the main options for delivering CBD for dogs. CBD oil for dogs CBD...
Virtual Vet Visit: What To Expect From Your Online Vet Appointment
Like all healthcare, veterinary care is slowly starting to transition into an increasingly digital experience. With virtual vet visits, you can actually get your furry friend the help they need without even leaving the house. There are a lot of...
7 Foods Cats Can’t Eat That Will Surprise You
  While you may love sharing a snack with your cat, it is critical to understand what cats can eat and not eat. Although several foods seem harmless, consuming too much of them can cause severe health issues in felines.  ...
Taking Your Dog To The Vet For The First Time
Taking your dog to the vet for the first time can feel a little overwhelming. You might have all of their food, treats, and toys picked out, but establishing a good routine of vet visits is just as vital. It’s...
Top Ten List to Keep Indoor Cats Happy
Is your indoor cat happy and enjoying life in your home? Are you thinking about making your outdoor cat an indoor cat? Or even just thinking about getting a cat for the first time? Here is our top ten list...
The Best Food For Your Doggo
Here at Wagtopia, we want the best for your four-legged friends. Show your appreciation for having your dog in your life by making sure to feed your pet the best dog food and dog food brands available. Feeding your dog appropriate portions...
Pet Fostering: A Complete Guide On How To Foster Pets
 There is no doubt that adopting a pet as a permanent member of your family can be one of the best experiences of your life. But what about all the pets that don’t have homes yet? As wonderful as it...
Why You Should Test Your Pet for Sensitivities
Scratching and itching, discomfort, upset stomach, red eyes: These common allergy symptoms don't just affect you. These are all common signs that a dog may be reacting to something and are one of the top three reasons a dog visits...
Pet Rehoming: How to Rehome a Dog
  Surrendering a pet is far from ideal. Rehoming a dog is the last resort and should only happen once you’ve tried to make it work, but your life situation simply won’t allow for keeping your pet. If you’ve lost...
Why You Should DNA Test Your Cat
Why Should I DNA Test My Cat? GUEST POST: Our friends at Basepaws have developed revolutionary technology that we can't wait to share with you. Please read this article from the Basepaws team that tells you the ins + outs of...