How To Tire Your Dog Out On A Walk

We don’t always have time to take Honey on a long walk. But we know how to give her a workout even when a walk is short. If you need to tire your dog out on a walk in a short distance, work their brain instead.

9 Reasons NOT To Live On A Boat With A Dog

I love living on my boat with my dog. Except when I don’t. Here are 9 reasons you should not live on a boat with your dog.

The Most Surprising Ways To Keep Your Dog Cool On The Boat

It’s hot. The temperature and humidity combined make it feel like 107 degrees F. But if we’re hot, how much worse is it for Honey with a double fur coat? Without air conditioning or even ice, I’ve had to adopt some surprising ways to keep my dog cool on the boat. Maybe they’ll keep your dog […]

Is This The Most Charming, Dog-Friendly Town In South Carolina?

With hailstones and cold rain hitting my face at the helm while the tow boat dragged Meander at speeds she had never seen before, I knew I would be facing a big repair bill when we landed. What I didn’t know was that where we were headed would turn out to be one of the […]

Do This To Make Your Dog’s First Boat Trip A Good One

This was the moment. We had spent hundreds of dollars and worked for hours on training. All to move toward living on a sailboat with our dog. But would Honey go for it? Would our dog’s first boat trip be a good one?

Nose Work Games: The Best Way To Have Fun With Your Boat Dog

K9 nose work tires Honey out, works her brain, and brings her joy. No wonder nose work games are a great way to have fun with a boat dog.

Want A Happy Boat Dog? Know These Surprising Signs of Stress

How do you know your boat dog is happy? Do they look relaxed and comfortable? Or are they showing signs of stress you may not recognize?

Why We Love To Visit Dog-Friendly Beaufort

Do you follow our travels? Then you may have noticed from the map in the sidebar that we’ve been in the same place for a month. We love visiting Beaufort, South Carolina. And it’s so dog-friendly, Honey loves it too.  

How To Keep Your Crazy Dog From Jumping Off The Boat

What’s the most common question people ask when they see Honey on board? “How do you keep your dog from jumping off the boat?” The answer is a few parts training and a few parts management. Oh, and a whole bunch of luck.

30 Best Cheap And Safe Dog Treats From The Supermarket

If you’ve been paying attention, you probably think the pet food aisle of your supermarket is the worst place to buy dog treats. You’d be right. But if you stay away from the pet food aisle, you can find dozens of healthy, inexpensive, and safe dog treats in your grocery store.