Holiday Gifts for Dog Lovers

Dog with holiday gifts

It’s that time of year again when Petswelcome presents its annual Holiday Gifts for Dog Lovers. In 2019 we’ve decided to break the gifts out by category. All dog lovers have different needs, wants and, of course, dogs. By dividing the gifts into different groupings we hope it will make it easier for you to […]

Great Father’s Day Gifts for Your Cat-Loving Dad

Exploding Kittens

This year, as we commenced our research for great gifts for your cat-loving dad, we found that it’s not easy finding cat-related gifts for Father’s Day. We’re not sure why but we think there’s a misconception out there that men like dogs better. Or that woman are the true cat lovers. In our experience, though, […]

Great Father’s Day Gifts for Your Dog-Loving Dad

Dog book for dad

We all know how happy the dog makes dad. So why not get him a Father’s Day gift that involves his favorite canine? It’s guaranteed to be a winner and he’ll be absolutely thrilled! (I hope my kids are reading this….) So, with Father’s Day right around the corner, Petswelcome has come up with a […]

A Dog’s Christmas Tale

picture of dog

  We were cleaning up the office at Petswelcome after our annual Christmas party this year when we found an old file cabinet hidden away behind some boxes. In it we discovered a manuscript written by Petswelcome’s co-founder Phineas “Smudge” Cornblower about one Christmas he spent under some duress as a young dog in the Hudson […]

The Greatest Gift

dog and cat under Christmas tree

For the past couple of weeks, Petswelcome been making suggestions for gifts for your favorite dog and/or cat lover. This week we’ve got the best suggestion of all, and that is turning someone who doesn’t already have one into a pet lover. How do you do that? you might ask. Easy, give the greatest gift, […]

Holiday Gifts for Cat Lovers

Cat Headphones

It’s that time of year to start thinking about the cat lover(s) in your life and finding a gift that will make their holidays very special. It’s tempting to say that cat lovers are more finicky than dog lovers but they’re not. They love their animals and if you can give them something that they […]

7 of the Best Cat Climbing Towers & Trees

The holidays are around the corner and we begin shopping for our human companions, let’s not forget about our feline ones. Cats may not always listen and stay off the counter or use the pet bed they got last year but they do all seem to love climbing and scratching. It’s just making sure they […]

Great Roads to Drive On with Your Pet

seven mile bridge

There are a lot of fun and rewarding things you can do with your pets. Driving with them might not be high on your list, or even on your list at all. If that’s the case,  I beg to differ. If you get on the right road, with windows open and dogs safely harnessed, there […]

40 Gifts for Cat Lovers, Perfect for Christmas Holidays!

Have you started your Christmas shopping yet? Likely not, but don’t worry, it’s only mid-November. Then again, it’s already mid-November, so you really should get on with it, don’t you think? If you’re reading this, you probably know someone who likes cats to such a degree that you’re considering gifting them with a feline-friendly item. […]

40 Gifts for Dog Lovers, Perfect for Christmas Holidays!

The holidays are nearly upon us once again, which means it’s time to start thinking about everyone’s favorite seasonal activity—Christmas shopping! Most of us have at least one dog fanatic in our lives and much like man’s best friend, these folks tend to be fairly easy to please. We’ve rounded up 40 of our favorite […]

Top 10 Gifts For Dogs (and Dog Lovers)

Holidays are here and as you shop for family and friends, don’t forget about your fuzzy buddy, or your dog lover on the shopping list, because getting something for the dog is about the best gift a dog lover could get – it shows that you care about their dog as well as them. There […]

10 Best Gifts For Your Cat (or Cat Lovers)

It’s time to start shopping! As you go through your list of friends and relatives, don’t forget about your best friend in the world, your cat. Or your best friend’s best friend (sorry, but it’s probably true). If you’re not sure what to get him/her, don’t worry. We got you covered. Top 10 Gifts For […]

Halloween Costumes for Your Pet!

It is that time of year again. The local grocery store and pharmacy are stocked with candy, silly costumes, and lawn ornaments of ghosts, witches, and spiders. As you get ready for Halloween, don’t forget to dress your pet. Not every cat or dog will tolerate a costume but if s/he does, here’s a few […]

Fall Fashion For Your Dog

Is it time for your pup to get some new duds? The old fleece from last year too small? Or maybe (if you two have been working out) too big now? Then consider buying your furry best friend some cool new clothes. But, are you unsure what’s “cool” and what’s not for 2015? Don’t worry. […]

iCPooch – The App That Lets You Chat With Your Pup

iCPooch is a new app that works with a tablet computer to allow an owner to video chat with his/her pet. It also allows owners release a treat to their pet while they are chatting. The app wasn’t the brain child of a tech company or pet food company, rather, it was the invention of […]

Valentine’s Day Gifts For Your Pet

Have a special date planned with your number one furry friend? If so, don’t forget to pick up an ultra awesome present too. Or maybe you’re dating a pet lover and want to get a gift that isn’t too “mushy” or too “cliched” for this day. If so, why not think about getting their pet […]

6 Of The Best Toy Balls For Dogs

Did your dog bury her old ball? Or did it bounce away into the lake at the park? If so, it’s time to replace it. When buying a bounce ball for a dog, you want one that’s sturdy enough to withstand a dog biting it, chewing it, and also want it to be soft enough […]

Fall Weather Rain Gear For Dogs

The weather is cooling down and if you live in the Pacific Northwest, then you know that the rain is here. Walking your dog in the rain isn’t always pleasant, especially when you come back home and have to dry your dog off or have that “wet dog” smell for a few hours afterwards. Your […]

We Love Our Pets – Photo Project

If you live in or near Portland, sign up and participate in this wonderful project by Charles Waugh, who founded Charles Fine Art Portraits. He’s begun a new photography project called We Love Our Pets. If you want a professional photo of your pet or of you and your pet, all you need to do […]

Chicks and Ducks As Presents Are Not A Good Idea

Rabbits tend to be Easter pet presents but the care, money and time needed to take care of them can become more of a hindrance than a present if you are not 100% prepared to own one. There are many reasons not to get a rabbit as a present. Chickens and baby ducks also tend […]