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Weight Loss with Whistle: Beep Beep Jeep’s Journey - Whistle
August 21, 2023
5 minute read
Weight Loss with Whistle: Beep Beep Jeep’s Journey

When senior Chihuahua Beep Beep Jeep was adopted, he was 10 pounds overweight. Then his pet parents used Whistle’s activity and weight-tracking features to create a personalized weight loss plan. Nine months later, BBJ achieved his goal weight and a whole new lease on life.

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Dog GPS Trackers Vs Microchips - Whistle Whistle 101
September 26, 2023
7 minute read
Dog GPS Trackers Vs Microchips

Looking for the best way to track your dog? Microchips and GPS trackers are both common tools used by dog owners. Both options offer their own unique benefits, find out which is best for you.

Weight Loss with Whistle: Beep Beep Jeep’s Journey - Whistle Whistle 101
August 21, 2023
5 minute read
Weight Loss with Whistle: Beep Beep Jeep’s Journey

When senior Chihuahua Beep Beep Jeep was adopted, he was 10 pounds overweight. Then his pet parents used Whistle’s activity and weight-tracking features to create a personalized weight loss plan. Nine months later, BBJ achieved his goal weight and a whole new lease on life.

Whistle App Update: Food Pantry - Whistle Whistle 101
June 22, 2023
4 minute read
Whistle App Update: Food Pantry

Whistle is back with a new feature, your pup's very own food pantry. Now you can keep tabs on what their eating to better understand how diet changes affect health and weight.

Whistle Itch Detection: How We Got Here - Whistle Vet Insights
June 01, 2023
7 minute read
Whistle Itch Detection: How We Got Here

Because of how common skin and coat issues are, and because of the impact on quality of life, we’ve been hard at work figuring out how to interpret your dog’s scratching and itching patterns with the goal of empowering you with information about your dog’s skin health.

Do I need pet insurance? - Whistle Whistle 101
May 10, 2023
5 minute read
Do I need pet insurance?

Your dog’s companionship might be priceless but their vet care can come at a cost. Even if you have savings to cover unexpected vet bills, treatment for emergencies or serious illnesses like cancer can take a major toll on your bank account. Pet insurance can help.

Can Itchiness be Seasonal? - Whistle Vet Insights
May 01, 2023
4 minute read
Can Itchiness be Seasonal?

Scratching. Every dog does it. But, did you know that it can be seasonal, meaning your dog may be more affected in the warmer months? That’s right. Your dog may have allergies.

Whistle App Update: New Journaling Features - Whistle Whistle 101
April 18, 2023
2 minute read
Whistle App Update: New Journaling Features

Identifying patterns in your dog’s behavior can provide important clues about their health—and that’s where Whistle comes in.Back in the fall of 2022, Whistle introduced journaling in the Whistle app to allow you to rate how your pet is feeling and log information about their daily mood; you can even leave optional notes with more information.

Vet Series: Seasonal Scratching - Whistle Vet Insights
March 29, 2023
11 minute read
Vet Series: Seasonal Scratching

Scratching. Every dog does it. But, did you know that it can be seasonal, meaning your dog may be more affected in the warmer months? That’s right. Your dog may have allergies.

Ready to be even more proactive about your pet’s health? - Whistle Whistle 101
February 27, 2023
4 minute read
Ready to be even more proactive about your pet’s health?

Whether you've had your pet for two weeks or 12 years, staying ahead of routine pet care and planning for the growing expenses as much as possible is always the goal. By pairing modern tools like a Whistle smart device with a Wagmo Wellness Plan you can do just that.

Whistle Subscription Update: Whistle Health Report - Whistle Whistle 101
January 25, 2023
2 minute read
Whistle Subscription Update: Whistle Health Report

You depend on your Whistle device to provide accurate information about all aspects of pet health from eating, drinking and sleep habits to changes in licking and scratching behaviors. The information isn’t just helpful for tracking dog habits; the dog health tracker also provides valuable information about pet health to your veterinarian.

Managing your pup's weight - Whistle Health & Nutrition
January 11, 2023
3 minute read
Managing your pup's weight

There is no denying that your pup has packed on the pounds. You love your dog regardless of the number on the scale but know that obesity in dogs could put them at risk for serious health problems.

New Year, New Pet Wellness Goals - Whistle Tips & Tricks
December 21, 2022
3 minute read
New Year, New Pet Wellness Goals

New Year’s resolutions don’t last long, but Whistle is ready to help you make things stick for your pet. Explore dog friendly places and events for New Year's.

Staying Active in the Winter - Whistle Tips & Tricks
December 07, 2022
4 minute read
Staying Active in the Winter

Your dog is eager to get outside and explore the neighborhood but frigid temperatures, icy sidewalks and steep snowbanks can make it challenging to take daily walks in the winter.

Whistle App Update: Introducing Daily Check-ins - Whistle Whistle 101
November 16, 2022
3 minute read
Whistle App Update: Introducing Daily Check-ins

Dogs are living, breathing, feeling creatures, with changing emotions and moods just like us. To help you better understand how different factors affect their emotional and physical health Whistle has launched a new daily check-in feature.

National Walk Your Dog Week - Whistle Tips & Tricks
September 20, 2022
3 minute read
National Walk Your Dog Week

Whether you leash up your pup for a walk around the block or go off road and explore local trails, there are some doggone big benefits to walking your dog.

Why Is My Dog Honking? - Whistle The Wildest
July 29, 2022
1 minute read
Why Is My Dog Honking?

That strange honking noise is called reverse sneezing, and it’s usually harmless. It happens to many dogs and rarely requires medical treatment. Still nervous? Keep reading to learn everything you need to know.

What Puppy Doesn’t Like Walks? Mine! - Whistle The Wildest
July 01, 2022
1 minute read
What Puppy Doesn’t Like Walks? Mine!

Don’t stress — it’s not at all unusual for puppies to resist going on walks! The good news is most dogs get more enthusiastic about them as they get older. In the meantime, here are some things you can do to get your puppy moving.

Help! My Dog is Scratching A Lot - Whistle Health & Nutrition
June 01, 2022
3 minute read
Help! My Dog is Scratching A Lot

Your dog has been scratching a lot more often: You’ve noticed him rubbing his front paw across his nose and using his back paw to scratch behind his ears. So, what’s causing all of the dog itching?