Northern Michigan is a dog’s paradise. Long time dog lover, rescuer and advocate Diane Hansell shares dog tips, health, food and fun info for you and your dog.

Up North Dog Blog

That’s not a chew toy!

My dog…. the chewer. Oh Bailey…. what have you chewed up today? Those are common first words out of my mouth when I get home for the day. He’s...

How to avoid puppy scammers.

One thing the pandemic has done is increased the number of shelter adoptions and people adding a pet to their family. If you have to be home, you might...

What to get the dog?

I was reading the other day that over 60% of people get their dogs Christmas gifts. And all I could think of was… only 60%???  I always get my...