How I Met My Dog

comPETibility matters™

comPETibility is what happens when you achieve a balanced relationship that works for you and your dog.

At How I Met My Dog we’re all about celebrating and enriching your relationship with your dog. Our custom matches are just the beginning.

Whether turning a game into a training session or a simple trick into an exercise in canine self-confidence, How I Met My Dog gives you the tools and the perspective to make your partnership the best it can be.

DIY Trendy Pup Clothing for Fall

With autumn upon us and fall temps dropping in, we’ve gathered the best list of DIY projects for turning un-used human clothing into the...
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Keep Calm and Stay S.A.N.E.

So you recently adopted a dog and you want to make sure you are laying the groundwork for your pup to live a long, happy, healthy life...
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Why Breed Isn't the Only Thing that Matters

There are many factors that come into play when deciding which dog to bring home and surprisingly, a pretty face should not be first on...
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Trick or Treat: 3 Fall Inspired Dog Treat Recipes

With a season change in the air and the first official day of Autumn quickly approaching, pumpkin flavored everything is back on trend...
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Buzz Cut Season: Tips for Deciding if you Should Shave your Dog this Summer

Have you ever wondered if your dog is overheating under that big coat of fluff? Many dog breeds in the Shepherd, Collie, and Retriever...
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7 Tips to Help Your Dog Cope With the Fourth of July Festivities

Who doesn’t love a great fireworks display? Dogs - that’s who. While some dogs are less affected by the vibrations and noises...
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Trusting Tech

So you hear about a cool new website that matches people and rescue dogs using a survey and an algorithm *wink* *wink* How I Met My Dog!...
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Tick Check 101

Tis’ the season for tick bites. While ticks live all over the country, summer in the East half of the USA brings a boom of deer and dog...
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Ice Ice Baby: 4 Easy Ice Cube Tricks to Help your Dog Beat the Summer Heat

As the summer season takes hold it brings longer days, sunny skies and heat! After a few hours of walking, playing or running, your dog...
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Four Essential Tips to Help you Choose the Right Rescue Dog

So, you’ve decided you want a dog.  You’ve done the preliminary prep; crunched the numbers, checked with your landlord, and lined up...
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Say “Milkbone!”: 5 tips for taking Insta worthy photos of your dog

1. Scenery Next time you take a walk or go on an adventure with your dog, scout out some photo worthy places. Looking for a good...
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Spring Into Action: 5 reasons why adopting a dog in the spring is a great idea!

Millions of adoptable dogs and puppies are in need of forever homes every year – all year. While deciding to adopt a dog, no matter what...
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