The Best Dog Treats to Buy (or Make!) for Maximum Tail Wags
Our resident canine expert, Emily, is sharing her favorite treats for pups! Find the tastiest treats to order -- or make your own.

Enjoy These Dog-Friendly Restaurant Patios (and Secret Menus!)
Summer patio dining is here, and these restaurants let you bring your pup along! Some even have special menus for dogs. Puppuccino, anyone?

Dog Owner Etiquette 101: Are You as Well-Trained as Your Pup?

Pets Love Indie, Too! Local Pet Supply Stores and Shops
In addition to all the big chains, there are lots of local, independent pet supply shops in Chicago's south and west suburbs!

Local Dog Grooming Services and At-Home Tips
Find local spots to get your dog groomed in Downers Grove, Naperville, Orland Park, Tinley Park, and many more. Looking good!

5 Tips to Train Your Dog at Home (and Where to Find an Expert)
Give your dog the chance to learn some new tricks (or break some bad habits) with these tips for training! Plus, listings for local trainers.

Dog Boarding Options in the West and Southwest Suburbs
Find a nice place for our pups to stay in our resource list of dog boarding options. Location, contact information, and descriptions are included for each.

How to Get Your Kids Involved with Dog Care (by Age Group!)
Having kids involved with dog care is a great way to teach responsibility and ownership. And it starts as soon as kids can talk! Learn how with our tips.

Do These 5 Things Every Week to Keep Your Dog Healthy
Dogs aren't the only ones who can learn a few tricks! Try these simple ideas to help your pup stay happy, healthy, and full of energy.

Dog-Friendly Hiking Trails in the West and Southwest Suburbs (and Beyond!)
Tired of the same old dog park? Grab the leash and head to these trails! They're great places for taking your canine companion along for the hike.

Our 2018 Favorites: Dog Toys, Leashes, Grooming Products, and More
Get our top picks for dog toys to grooming products, as well as our most trusted brands and great tips on how to help your pup beat the heat.

Dog Parks and Off-Leash Areas
Check out the many on-leash and off-leash destinations in the Chicago suburbs where you can bring your pup for a fun, dog-friendly outing.