Dry Shampoo For Dogs? Absolutely, and Here’s Why!

Dog snuggling equals happiness, we all know that. Especially so if your dog is nice and clean (BLISS!), not stinky and oily (YUCK!).   But bath time with dogs can be a major pain in the fur, especially if your dog isn’t so keen on the idea. Not to mention that...

3 Effective Ways to Keep Dog Allergies to a Minimum

It’s Springtime, and everything is in bloom. Here in Arizona, this tends to mean that yellow flowers and green grasses and shrubs are plentiful. It’s so pretty to see, and it’s a joy to venture out into it for hikes, walks, and other outdoor adventures while it’s so...

Nature is a Multi-Tasker?!

Plant essences and essential oils have long been used to promote health and wellness. Some are most effective when ingested, some are mainly used as a topical, and many can be useful in both ways. One of the really wonderful things about the tremendous healing in...

Hello, Cooper!

We are so surprised and happy to announce the addition of Cooper to the Natural Paws Pack! Cooper is a sweet young gentleman we met at a Stealing Hearts Rescue adoption event last Saturday, January 30. Well, suffice it to say that we all just fell in love the moment...

Figuring Out The Puzzle Of Your Dog

We’ve had our little rescue mutt, Lilly, for exactly 531 days. That’s just about a year and a half, for those keeping track. In that time, the lessons have already started pouring in…and just when I thought I had my finger on the pulse of everything “dog”. It’s not...

All About Lilly

All About Lilly Lilly is a sweet, playful, smart five and a half month old puppy.  She’s a rescue mutt, but since she was born while her mother was in foster care, she has been lucky to have had a very happy life.  Here’s a little about her quirky little self, to help...

LILLY…a new beginning!

We found her picture on Petfinder, after looking at a few hundred pictures and visiting only 3 adoption events.  There had been no shortage of adorable dogs in need of homes prior to this, but none of them jumped out at us as “our dog”.  Until now.  “Take a look at...

In Memory of Sweet Pea

Loss is a part of life. I believe that to fully understand how difficult the loss of a loved one can be, one needs to love another with their very essence.  There’s a vulnerability that comes hand in hand with giving of ourselves in this way, which is part of why it...

Safety in the Dog Days of Summer

  With the “Dog Days of Summer” quickly approaching, it’s a great time to refresh our memories on some summer pet safety! How many times have you seen people out walking their dogs in 100-degree plus weather? It’s so frustrating to see, and when approached,...

Phoenix Pet Expo 2014

We had a really fun day at this year’s Phoenix Pet Expo; Here’s a few pictures of our highlights. Sweet Pea stayed home this year, but her buddy Charlie came to meet some of Sweet Pea’s fans and had a blast learning to catch a frisbee – which...

Doggie Date Night!

Doggie Date Night Saturday March 15th, 2014 5:00 PM until 09:00 PM Location: Franciscan Renewal Center Map: 5802 E. Lincoln Dr. Scottsdale AZ 85253 Join us for a free, fun night with other like-minded pet-lovers. Gates Open: 5:00 pm – shopping, food trucks 5:15...

EARoma thEARapy Reviews

We love reviews of our products! …not just because we get a lot of attention from it, although that’s sure nice too!  We love that others are loving our products as much as Sweet Pea and the NP Pack do, because that’s really why we’re here. So...

EXPRESS YOURSELF WINNERS!!

Sweet pea would like to thank all of the dogs that expressed themselves so well! It was a tough competition and when the hanging chads were finally counted and recounted, and then verified by the accounting firm of Sullivan, Wasowski, and Pea…. The Winners were...

Losing Sight of her World

Anyone who knows us, knows that our Cocker Spaniel, Sweet Pea has lead a privileged life when it comes to love and attention.  She’s our oldest child; our human kids refer to her as their big sister.  So when she was diagnosed with acute glaucoma around 4 years ago,...

EXPRESS YOURSELF photo contest!

Natural Paws is so excited to offer up our biggest contest yet!  Send in your pet’s best self-expression in a photo, and you could win BIG!  We have over $500 in prizes from Natural Paws and our pawsome sponsors, Bonnie’s Barkery, RD Alchemy Natural...

Holistic Dog Care Starts With The Paws

Welcome to the Natural Paws Blog! Being our first post, it seems natural to start with what inspired us in our journey, and that began with paw care. Dogs, like people, are intricate beings. Organs, bones, muscles, and fluids, and all of this housed and protected by...