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.

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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Locked up: How to Reverse the Effects of a Long Term Shelter Stay

All dogs that find themselves in a shelter have no idea how they ended up there. Many dogs have been surrendered by their owners and this...
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Real Talk: Can I Afford a Dog?

Adopting a dog is an extremely rewarding experience. Offering your love and companionship to an animal in need is one of the greatest...
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A Match Made to Last

Human companions are great, but have you ever been loved by a dog? Owning a dog can reduce anxiety, stress and help ease loneliness...
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Unc(oil)ing the Truth About Natural Oils for our Pets

We all know the power of natural oils for humans, but what about our dogs? What are the benefits of incorporating oils into our dogs diet...
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Must Have Gifts for the Dog Lover in Your Life

Still struggling to cross off the last few names on your holiday list? You’re not the only one! We’ve compiled a few of our favorite...
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What's New in Pet Tech?

The past few years have seen a radical increase in pet technology, and while some of it may be viewed as silly or unnecessary, the vast...
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10 Benefits of Being a Dog Owner: Backed by Science

Owning a dog comes with its share of responsibilities, but they are far outnumbered by the number of benefits you’ll enjoy. Beyond the...
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