We only get one Earth, so it’s the responsibility of everyone on the planet to do his or her part in keeping things clean, tidy and ecologically friendly. As a property owner or manager, your impact can be best felt rather close to home with how you choose to maintain your dog-friendly area.
So, in recognition of World Environment Day today, here are just a few quick, cost-effective, and environmentally friendly ways to reduce your dog park’s carbon footprint.
Just like with humans, you can learn a lot about what’s going on inside your pup’s body by taking a closer look at the droppings you’ve picked up with your dog waste bag. In fact, that’s why your vet asks for a sample of your pet’s poop almost every time you come in for a visit. From warning when it’s time for a visit to said vet, to letting you know if there’s something in your dog’s diet that isn’t agreeing with him, observing your pup’s poop is just one of the ways you can be a better, more responsible dog owner.
The countdown to Memorial Day weekend is officially here and that means one thing –it’s almost beach season. For humans and canines alike, that spells hours of fun in the sun and the sand.
We’re ranking the five most dog-friendly beaches across the country, and giving you our top tips for making seaside dog areas as welcoming and clean as possible for dogs and their owners. Here’s a hint, it all starts with the right pet waste solutions to keep your shoreline clean and ready for your visitors can enjoy themselves in.
A dog park is a great addition to any community. It provides a big, open space for dogs to play, exercise and socialize. Parks made specifically for dogs are more beneficial for local communities, dog owners and their pets, as they let owners and pets cohabitate, and pet owners do not have to worry about unleashing their dogs due to unfriendly guests or outside nuisances, like cars and trucks. With that being said, communities can meet dog parks with some hesitation as people worry about safety and cleanliness. DOGIPOT® has some tips and solutions to providing a user-friendly environment that will leave the community with a positive impression of your dog park and earn their support.
It is easy to forget about the not-so-cute responsibilities that come with having a dog when they are adorable and loving. Picking up after your pet may not be the best part of dog ownership, but it is necessary. Not only does it help keep your neighborhood clean, but it also benefits the environment. In honor of Earth Day and DOGIPOT®’s goal of reducing pet pollution, we put together some tips on how to become a responsible, environmentally conscious pet owner while reducing the harmful effects pet waste can cause.
With spring comes the promise of warmer weather. Rising temperatures are the perfect motivation to get out of your winter funk and explore the outdoors by camping or hiking. If you are worried about leaving your dog behind there is a simple solution: bring them along. With a few easy steps you can plan a fun adventure for you and your furry friend with the help of DOGIPOT® products.
A day full of parades, festivities and crowded city streets can sound stressful for city officials but these events are often worth it when the city comes together for a beloved event. City managers need to remember the key to a great St. Patrick’s Day event is ensuring you are “green”.
This doesn’t mean you should go and paint the town green, but should have some “green” practices so that your family-filled event isn’t ruined by a lack of pet waste stations. With the help of DOGIPOT® products pet pollution in unwanted places is one less thing to worry about.
From mega malls to farmer’s markets and boutiques, more and more shopping centers are opening their doors to those visiting with their pups. By letting Fido come inside, these businesses are gaining a visit from a shopper that might have otherwise kept walking by, not to mention attracting even more potential customers all over the city. Want in on this savvy business move? Check out DOGIPOT’s top tips for creating a pet-friendly shopping center or business.