PetYen Picks: Our Top Pet-Friendly Events in NYC

A Spotlight on our Favorite Annual Dog-Friendly Events Around New York City The PupDate : Bark Avenue Adopt-a-Thon The Dog Days : Sunday, April 29th, 2018: 1-5pm The Pack Leader : Douglas Elliman X Marks the Spot Where : Carroll Park in Carroll Gardens Brooklyn: Court Street between Carroll & President Street The…Read More

Tips on Taming (and Training) a High-Energy Dog in New York City

If your dog is a ball of energy that vibrates without daily mental and physical exercise, then these tips are just right for you Before Uma and I moved to Brooklyn, we were living in a cabin in Upstate New York and training three days a week in the dog sport of…Read More

How Much is Dog Boarding in New York City?

We all hate being away from our pups, but the day is sure to come when you’re forced into a business trip, or better yet when the promise of island weather and margaritas call you to a human-only resort. But before you even think of traveling, you’ll have to decide on who…Read More

6 Holiday Cookie Recipes for Dogs

Baking sweet dog treats during the holidays is so much fun, especially when it’s a snowy, cold New York night that requires snuggles and comfort food. I mean, there’s nothing quite like getting cozy at home, watching Christmas specials on TV, and enjoying the scent of cookies in the oven. But for…Read More

5 of Our Favorite Homemade Thanksgiving Treats for Dogs

Pumpkin spice lattes, food comas, Mariah Carey, and the festive feelings at Friendsgiving, there are so many reasons we love the Thanksgiving season. And, it’s not just us. Dogs love Thanksgiving too. The extra snuggles, the food that accidentally made its way to the floor, and the moment when they sneak a…Read More

[New Study + Infographic] Sleeping With Your Dog Brings Better Night Sleep

We’ve all been there: you’re going through your nightly routine and heading to bed when you’re (usually) perfectly behaved pooch starts begging to sleep with you. Your pets always know how to get your attention: those goofy smiles to warm your heart, the gentle paws on the legs to melt your soul,…Read More

10 Favorite Doggy Halloween Costumes from The 19th Annual Great Pupkin Dog Costume Contest

The Best Doggy Halloween Costume Contest in Fort Greene Brooklyn was on Fire This Year with More Creative and Adorable Costumes than Ever Before! Sure, The Annual Tompkins Square Halloween Dog Parade might be the “big kahuna” of the doggy Halloween circuit in New York City. But, for those of us who…Read More

How to Be the Best Pet Parent (According to a Pet Nutrition Expert)

As a society we are hyper-vigilant about our health choices and practices. Wellness websites like Gwyneth Paltrow’s Goop have garnered cult followings, new home meal delivery kits are introduced to the market daily, and it feels like we learn of a new cancer-causing ingredient in our foods every week. But this kind…Read More

4 Reasons Why We Think The Tompkins Square Dog Run is One of Best Dog Parks in NYC

Seeing as New York City has no shortage of dog lovers, it should come as no surprise that the dog park scene is equally on-point. And luckily for us, we have plenty of pawesome options to choose from! To make your life easier, we’ve walked and played around all the dog parks…Read More

Why Every Pet Lover Needs To Attend Adoptapalooza 2017 (NYC’s Most MEGA Pet Adoption Event)

At PetYen we love to report on local pet adoption events in New York City. That’s why we joined the Mayor’s Alliance for NYC’s Animals for Adoptapalooza at Union Square this past Sunday, May 21, 2017. We are always reading the heartbreaking stories of animals being dumped in the streets when we…Read More

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