Category: inspire

Three pics of red goldendoodle dog smiling and title Dogs Love U Class of '17 Photo Contest

A Photo Contest at Dogs Love U!

It’s our first Dogs Love U class of 2017 photo contest with a $10 Target gift card and a care package of dog treats as the prize! Share your dog’s photo for a chance to win! Who will be part of the DOGS LOVE U class of 2017? What cute pups will get to appear […]

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Red goldendoodle dog wearing blue personalized dog bandana and lying on green grass with I See Me personalized dog book titled If My Dog Could Talk and dog placemat with dog's name and title Oh, how a dog able and subtitle A new personalized book set starring your dog

A Personalized Dog Book and Giveaway? Oh, how a-DOG-able!

  A personalized book that’s both a “twinning” image of your dog and a heartwarming story “May you always know the pure love of a furry friend.” As I read the quote on the dedication page of this personalized book, my heart melted. Through a simple message, If My Dog Could Talk had already spoken volumes to […]

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Dogs can get in the school spirit too at Dogs Love U as this goldendoodle dog shows off her Dogs Love U school certificate and binder

DOGS LOVE U: SHOW YOUR DOG LOVIN’ TEAM PRIDE

It’s Team Spirit Day at Dogs Love U!  Happy-Go-Doodle Chloe and I have been getting into the team spirit with our new Dogs Love U school-themed blog series! If you’re joining us for the first time, HELLO! We’re happy you’re here! Please check out our other feel-good “courses” in this series including DOGS LOVE U: A Bone-Fide […]

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Intro to Lick-erature: Funny Dog Parodies

As students everywhere head back to school loaded down with textbooks and required reading lists, goldendoodle Chloe and I had a funny thought…   What if we could swap those textbooks for some cute dood lit? So in the spirit of floppy-eared fun and slobbery silliness, we created a not-so-required reading list for our Intro […]

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Dog Appreciation 101: Our ReBARKable Dogs

Our ReBARKable Dogs! Let’s Get Rolling! Dog Appreciation Defined   Roles Dogs Play in Our Lives Shake? Roll over? Speak? Dogs can do some pretty amazing tricks, but their most remarkable feat may be their smiley, sunny, happy, loving ability to understand, bond, and love us hoomans. They’re some our the best teachers, listeners, personal […]

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Happy-Go-Doodle Chloe is a student of Dogs Love U

DOGS LOVE U: A Bone-Fide University of Happiness

      “Welcome to Dogs Love U”  FREE PRINTABLE Get your free “Welcome to Dogs Love U” certificate printable here. It’s our way of saying thanks for being top dogs and joining us on our adventures!   Download the FREE Dogs Love U Welcome Certificate Printable   If your dog could teach a course […]

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Why I Scrapped My Blog Post and Wrote This Story Instead

How my dog and a butterfly inspired me to enjoy the journey As I was sitting at my laptop considering an angle for my next blog story, kiddoodle Chloe rang the “potty” bell (aka “play” and “outside” bell) that hung beside the door. Distracted by thoughts of blog titles and introductory sentences, I opened the […]

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Red goldendoodle dog's smiley face with title Eight Special and Smile-bringing Way You Know Your Dog is Family

Eight (Special) Ways You Know Your Dog is Family

  My husband and I have turned the corner on parenthood. As a family with two kids in college, the days of sleeping on the far corners of the bed so that our little peanuts could snuggle between us are long gone. The bubble baths have popped and toothbrush teaching is a sweet memory.  FROM […]

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red goldendoodle dog with title ten signs you may be a doodle lover

Top 10 Signs You Might Be a Goldendoodle Fanatic

  Over the moon about goldendoodles? Lucky in love with labradoodles? Can’t stop awwww-ing over aussiedoodles? Take this quiz to see how crazy you are for floofy, fluffy kiddoodles. TOP 10 SIGNS THAT YOU MIGHT BE A DOODLE FANATIC…             HOW DID YOU SCORE? LESS THAN THREE: Ap-paws! Ap-paws! THREE […]

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“JOY” and 16 Other Feel-Good Words Dogs Teach Us

  With the speed of a gazelle and the coordination of a cute but lumbering moose, Happy-Go-Doodle Chloe ran. White snow swirled around her muppet paws as she bounded down the stretch at top speed  to return her most prized possession—a well-worn tennis ball—to me. Fetch was a game we’d played hundreds of times…and maybe […]

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