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TheDoggieBox.com: Unboxing and Review

TheDoggieBox.com sent us a free box in exchange for an honest review. For more information on reviews and compensation, please see my Disclosure and Disclaimer page.

As I’ve mentioned in previous posts, dog subscription box services can be a great way to try new products and save a few dollars. Guess what? There’s a new box on the scene! Meet TheDoggieBox.com, a new subscription box service based in Columbus, Ohio. They graciously sent us a free box to review, and I’m happy to show you what was inside and tell you how much Henry loved it!

Pupcake Confections: Small Business Spotlight and Discount! [INTERVIEW]

Today’s Small Business Spotlight highlights Pupcake Confections, a new bakery for dogs started by Victoria Vargas, a pastry chef in Miami, Florida. Victoria sent Henry a box of goodies to try a few weeks ago, and he loved them so much that I invited her to interview for the blog!

To learn more about Pupcake Confections, Victoria, and her pup Kaia, keep reading! PLUS – there’s a special discount at the end of the interview for The Broke Dog readers!

9 Essential Tips for Surviving a Small Apartment With A Dog

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I live in New York City, but space comes at a premium no matter where you live! Most young adults in New York live with roommates or, if they are very lucky, in tiny one-bedroom or studio apartments. Living in a small space with a dog — whether in a city or a more rural area — presents its own series of challenges, but there are ways to make it easier. Keep reading for some tips I’ve gathered during my experience living in a small apartment with a dog.

The Pastel Pug: Small Business Spotlight and Giveaway [INTERVIEW]

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In today’s Small Business Spotlight, we interview Chelsea of The Pastel Pug, a whimsical Etsy shop hat focuses on wood burned and hand painted portraits of both humans and pets. I fell in love with her captivating dog portraits and had to share! PLUS: ENTER TO WIN A WATERCOLOR PRINT FROM THE PASTEL PUG AT THE END OF THE POST!

BarkBox Unboxing: February 2016

Happy Lunar New Year! It’s the Year of the Monkey, but BarkBox‘s February box will help you celebrate like it’s the Year of the Dog. I loved Henry’s February BarkBox – almost every item supported the theme and were items that I know Henry will love. Want to see what he received? Read on to find out!

Dog Parker: Small Business Spotlight [INTERVIEW]

Have you ever wanted to bring your dog on an errand but were too afraid to leave him or her tied outside? This is often a major concern for city dwellers, who worry about their dogs hurting themselves, escaping, or being stolen. Enter Dog Parker, a new Brooklyn business that ensures that your dog will be safe, comfortable, and secure while you run into a store or restaurant! We interviewed Dog Parker’s Founder and CEO, Chelsea Brownridge, about her plans for the business and her dog, Winston. Plus, all Dog Parker Memberships and minutes are currently FREE! Just use code FFDOGPARKER when you join!