Welcome!I'm Alicia, and I blog about all natural recipes, DIY projects, health tips, and life with dogs! I also love to create beautiful things in my shop and help pet bloggers and businesses succeed. Join the Pet Pro Society
Welcome!I'm Alicia, and I blog about all natural recipes, DIY projects, health tips, and life with dogs! I also love to create beautiful things in my shop and help pet bloggers and businesses succeed.
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I love making my dogs homemade bone broth because it is so incredibly healthy for them and they love it. They would probably like to drink it with every meal. The nutrients and enzymes from homemade bone broth are so healthy and you just don't get the same amount of...read more
Chicago offers so many amazing opportunities for pet parents to have fun together. The city and surrounding suburbs are so dog-friendly it's no wonder we have an arsenal of renown veterinarians, more rescues and shelters than we can count (and we always need more help...read more
If your dog suffers from itchy skin or skin allergies like my dog Hudson does, then this topical spray can definitely help! It has a few simple ingredients that soothe skin while disinfecting it and calming any inflammation down. What you'll need: 8oz spray bottle 1/2...read more
This post is sponsored by NOW® Pets Supplements and the BlogPaws® Pet Influencer Network™. I am being compensated to help share information about NOW® Pets Supplements products and their giveaway, but The DIY Dog Mom only share information we feel is relevant to our...read more
Back in 2012, I founded the Mylah Medical Foundation because I was inspired by my dog, Mylah, to help rescue dogs who had medical issues and needed extra care and funding. Many times, medical needs dogs are the last to be considered by rescues to be saved. Money is...read more
Arnica is an all natural pain reliever that comes in oil, gel or pill form derived from the plant Arnica montana. Arnica has been used in holistic practice for centuries to help heal injuries, bruises, etc. I keep arnica oil in my home to use on my dogs if they have...read more
Last weekend we went to Pride Fest with Izzy and not only did she have a blast but she got a ton of attention! Everyone loved seeing her strut around with her pride beads on. This was a HOT Chicago day so we brought and bought extra water to douse her with and made...read more
I've been meaning to learn more about using CBD for dogs (short for Cannabidiol), an all natural, non-psychoactive concentrate extracted from hemp. And no, this is not marijuana. I got the opportunity to dive into understanding CBD for dogs thanks to the company,...read more
Izzy is on a mission to explore the dog friendly street fests of Chicago! We are planning to attend one every weekend and review the street fest so other dog parents know what to expect each year. Let us know if you have any recommendations in the comments below!...read more
This homemade dog food literally saved Mylah's life. I know that sounds extreme but a dog's diet, like a human's, is what sets someone up for living a healthy or unhealthy life. Mylah wasn't unhealthy, but she was sick. If you don't know all about Mylah and her...read more
There are endless benefits to using essential oils for yourself and your dogs! Here's a roundup of my favorite essential oils to use on the dogs during the summer and why. I recommend using Young Living, Doterra or NOW Essential Oils (affiliate link)....read more