Author Archives: Jessica Shipman


Positively Expert: Jessica Shipman

Jessica Shipman is a bargain hunter, food lover, and software engineer figuring out how to be a pet parent for the first time. She shares her journey on Beagles & Bargains.

17 Homemade Dog Treats Perfect for St. Patrick’s Day

Posted on: March 17, 2017 - 1 Comment

17 Homemade Dog Treats Perfect for St. Patrick's Day

Your dog will feel the Luck of the Irish if you make one of these 17 DIY St. Patrick's Day dog treats. Choose from frozen, baked, and even doggy drink treats!

Tips for a Safe Thanksgiving with Pets

Posted on: November 23, 2015 - No Comments

Pet Safe Thanksgiving Tips

Making sure the turkey is cooked in time is stressful enough. The last thing anyone wants on Thanksgiving is to deal with an emergency, especially one dealing with your pups!

Fire Safety Tips for Pets and Apartment Living

Posted on: July 15, 2015 - 1 Comment

Fire Safety Tips for Pets

Today, July 15, is National Pet Fire Safety Day. An estimated 500,000 pets are affected by fires each year and nearly 1,000 of those fires are started by the pets themselves. The goal of this day is to spread awareness about how pets can cause fires, how to prevent them, and what to do in the event of a fire emergency.

Make the Perfect Easter Basket for Your Dog

Posted on: April 3, 2015 - No Comments

Make the Perfect Easter Basket for Your Dog!

The first and only requirement to make the Perfect Easter Basket is to make sure that the Easter Basket is full. Filled to the brim is acceptable, but of course overflowing is preferred.

DIY Valentine’s Day Treat Jar

Posted on: February 11, 2015 - 4 Comments

DIY Valentine's Day Treat Jar - Fun and easy way to show your dog some love!

Celebrate Valentine's Day with your dog. Show some love with this easy DIY Valentine's Day Treat Jar!