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Safe Swimming Spots for your Pets

Summer time in Texas means margaritas, burgers on the patio, and HOT weather.

I don't know about your pups, but my retriever wants to swim all day, every day because it's too hot for other physical activities. We heard his (and the other active pups) outcry and put together a list of safe, pet-friendly swimming holes in the Austin and surrounding areas.

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Summer Essentials For Your Dog

Maybe it's the uncertainty of what day it is but 2020 has been a YEAR, to say the least. Good news - we're halfway through it! To celebrate this victory as well as the first day of Summer, we gathered a list of essentials for your dog to survive the Texas summer.
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Red Bud Isle Re-Opens After Most Recent Algae Testing

Red Bud Isle will reopen to the public on November 22, 2019 at noon. Austin Parks and Recreation Department (PARD) made the decision after City scientists did not find any visible signs of floating blue-green algae mats in the vicinity of Red Bud Isle.

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Interactive Tips for Pets During Busy Schedule

As summer comes to an end (be gone heat!), many households are preparing for back to school. Unfortunately for your dogs and cats, the house becomes a little quiet and lonely. Fight the bark-to-school blues with our interactive tips to keep...

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Pets + Pollen Allergies

Spring in Central Texas brings bluebonnets, beautiful weather… and pollen that coats everything in a lovely shade of yellow and gives us all the sniffles--often, including our pets. But, how do you know if your pet is suffering from a...

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2017 Holiday Gift Guide

Picking out the purrfect gift for your fur children can feel like a challenge when there are so. many. options. Plus, they may or may not be spoiled year-round… (guilty as charged). Here’s a few #TeamTomlinsons favorites to help narrow down...

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Introducing Your Dog to New Dogs: 6 Tips

When dogs meet for the first time, there will be lots of sniffing! In a city as pet-friendly as Austin, dogs are considered family members and tend to go everywhere with their humans. As a weekend morning at the dog...

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5 Tips for Meeting New Dogs

We'll be the first to admit: we are that person who simply cannot resist loving on any dog that crosses our path. And since Austin is such a pet-friendly city, dog lovers are bound to run into new dogs at the store,...

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