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Escape to Cambria with my dogs

Escape to Cambria with my dogs

This last summer was full of activities and I admit I felt the weight of trying to do too much.  And I longed to get away.   When the chance to take a solo road trip up the coast - I immediately jumped on it. I should rephrase - it was going to be a Solo...
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By MaggieLovesOrbit, November 17, 2017
Why removing ghost followers will actually hurt your account

Why removing ghost followers will actually hurt your account

There seems to be a new false believe that removing ghost followers will help your engagement on Instagram.  This practice requires you to use an app to see who hasn’t liked or commented on your photos.  After you have that list, you’re supposed to block them which forces them off as a follower.    The…

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By MaggieLovesOrbit, November 12, 2017
Best Dog Beaches in San Diego

Best Dog Beaches in San Diego

If you only read one article about the best dog beaches in San Diego, read this one  Del Mar Off Leash Dog Beach If I could have it my way I would go to Del Mar Dog Beach every day. Best Time to Go:  Low Tide because the water goes out past the rocks. Expert…

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By MaggieLovesOrbit, November 4, 2017
How My Vet is Helping Me with my Dog’s Allergies

How My Vet is Helping Me with my Dog’s Allergies

Your dog’s allergies will never go away.  Allergies are a frustrating chronic disease.  No matter what anyone says they are not curable, but they can be managed effectively, through doing so can be very time, labor and money intensive.  Unlike humans with allergies, dogs show physical symptoms such as rashes, hot spots, welts, inflammation and…

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By MaggieLovesOrbit, October 29, 2017
Maggie and Orbit featured in Houzz

Maggie and Orbit featured in Houzz

We were tickled all shades of pink when Houzz contacted us to feature Maggie and Orbit in their monthly Pet’s Place article. The author who wrote it is Brenna Malmberg – you can find her on her Twitter and her website.   Looking back it was right before a trip we took so I don’t recall…

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By MaggieLovesOrbit, October 25, 2017
What’s the benefits of a pack walk anyway?

What’s the benefits of a pack walk anyway?

The end goal is to establish calm energy The first time I ever saw a pack was at Lake Miramar.  The Pet Whispers had 30 dogs between two of them.  I was there training for a race and seeing them stopped me in my tracks. Not only were the dogs calm.  They were coordinated and…

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By MaggieLovesOrbit, October 24, 2017
All Fur Love – the Petco Foundation

All Fur Love – the Petco Foundation

There’s a new way to help pets that need to be adopted.  Through Petco’s new app Heads n Tails simply upload a selfie.  For every 100 likes Heads n Tails will donate $25 in your name to the Petco Foundation. The app is very simple and fun to use.  It reminds me of the simplicity…

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By MaggieLovesOrbit, October 17, 2017
How I edit my photos for Instagram

How I edit my photos for Instagram

Everyone has a personal style.  I happen to like photos that are bright, vibrant and colorful.  Admittedly I brighten photos more than I normally would … because brighter photos tends to do brighter in Instagram.  If this photo were to be printed I’d tone down the highlights and decrease the exposure.  That said – I…

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By MaggieLovesOrbit, October 16, 2017
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How to create a dynamic InstaStory out of your photos

How to create a dynamic InstaStory out of your photos

Instagram loves Videos Videos are easy to consume especially when they are between 7 to 15 seconds in length. But what if you have photos and you want to use them to tell a video story? Here's how: Select no more than 9 photos. Use an app that allows you to piece photos together.  I...
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By MaggieLovesOrbit, October 9, 2017
Comment pods are so 2016.  Try these 20 ideas instead

Comment pods are so 2016. Try these 20 ideas instead

Comment pods are like security blankets.  They give you a false sense of security that you’re getting “engagement”.  In a previous article I wrote about why comment pods can actually be hurting you versus helping you and for those of you I’ve talked to directly … I sensed a nervousness in letting it go. That’s…

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By MaggieLovesOrbit, October 4, 2017
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Two fun loving Boston Terriers residing in San Diego. Here we share playful stories about our lives and share what we know about Instagram.
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