Small Business Spotlight


PAWD: A Stylish Dog Crate by Chasing Monkey

Amy Kim of Chasing Monkey had one goal when she launched PAWD: to create a premium, stylish dog crate that is also affordable. She succeeded! This crate is functional, gorgeous, and portable with a price that won’t break the bank. Want to learn more? Check out our interview with Amy and enter to win one of your own — then head over to the Kickstarter to learn more!

Jazal Color: Dog Bandanas from Handwoven Guatemalan Textiles

Looking for a stylish gift for a dog-loving friends? Jazal Color makes stunning dog bandanas from handwoven Guatemalan textiles. Learn more about this great company and their incredible products!

Bonjour Fido: Stylish Leashes and Collars From NYC

Today we’re interviewing Rachael Moin from bonjour fido! I’ve been a vendor alongside Rachael at several New York City dog events, and I’m absolutely in love with her products and her puggle, Napoleon. Keep reading to learn more about this New York City brand, and tune back in tomorrow for a giveaway!

An Interview With Big Daddy Biscuits

DisclosuRE: we have been compensated to help spread the word about Big Daddy Biscuits.

Big Daddy Biscuits makes delicious, healthy dog treats in Atlanta, Georgia — but don’t take it from me, take it from Big Daddy, the namesake behind the company! We interview this cutie about his treats, the process, and his Big Mama. Check it out!

Printable Typographic Dog Posters by Tydography

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Tydography sells gorgeous printable typographic dog posters for the stylish pup lover! Best of all, they’re absolutely affordable! Check out our interview with Tydography’s founder and designer, Lisa, and take 20% off your purchase this month only with code THEBROKEDOG.

Needle Felted Pet Portraits from The Faithful Thread

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Have you ever wished for a custom portrait of your beloved pup? Inna of The Faithful Thread lovingly creates needle felted pet portraits that will help you celebrate your furry friends for years to come. Check out our interview with Inna and find a special Free Shipping code at the end!

Janery: Chic Pet Beds and Home Accessories

Inspired by her love of interior design and the need for a waterproof dog bed, Jane Pearson launched Janery five years ago and started selling incredibly chic and practical pet beds. Each product is made in the USA with American-made materials, and looks great while remaining durable! We interviewed Jane about her business, her pups, and her favorite products. Plus, enter to win a $75 Janery Store Credit at the end of the post! 

Peony Peacock Studio: Hand Painted Pet Portrait Jewelry and More

The Broke Dog received a discount on a custom Henry ornament in exchange for a blog feature. This post may also include affliate links.

If you’re anything like me, you can’t resist anything with your pup’s face on it! I love discovering new artists who understand just how irresistible it is to celebrate our pets this way. We interviewed Som, the owner and artist behind Peony Peacock Studio, about her gorgeous hand-painted jewelry, accessories, and ornaments — including one with Henry on it! Keep reading to learn more about her shop and how to save 10% off your own order until the end of November!

Pets By Petra: Brooklyn-Based Pet Photography

Looking for a pet photographer in the Brooklyn area? Look no further! Petra Romano of Pets by Petra reached out to me to see if Henry and I would be interested in participating in one of her new “Expressions” photo shoots as well as a few portraits of the two of us together in exchange for featuring the experience on the blog. I was thrilled to accept and we had an incredible time. Keep reading to learn more about Petra, see the photos from the shoot, and even save some money on your own shoot!

HUND Denmark: Environmentally Friendly Dog Collars, Leashes, and More

Disclaimer: HUND Denmark provided me with a collar and leash in exchange for a review/feature on the blog. All opinions that I share are 100% my own and exactly how I feel. We’re totally in love with this collar and leash!

Have you ever wished for a dog collar that is beautiful and environmentally-friendly? In addition to using an earth-friendly tanning process and plant-based dyes, HUND Denmark leather products are made from premium Italian leather, chemical-free, and hand stitched. This environmentally-conscious company, which started in Denmark in 2003, even earned the Blue Angel Eco Friendly Label. To top it off, HUND Denmark is a socially responsible company that cares for its employees and maintains a safe and healthy work environment. 

Each round collar is made from soft leather to ensure long-lasting comfort for your pup and a contains a nylon rope inside for strength and durability. In addition, these collars are designed to prevent matting, skin irritation, and itching. Did I mention how absolutely gorgeous they are? Henry and I had a chance to talk to Anita, the founder’s sister and the brains behind the company’s new US launch, and give one of their collars and multi-use leashes a try. Keep reading to check it out AND ENTER TO WIN your own HUND Denmark leash!