About ihavedogs

We all love our dogs and fancy the best and fun-filled life for them. Join ihavedogs.com, and you will find people with the same love and passion for dogs as you do.

Every dog deserves to enjoy life at its best, and we care about your furry companion as much as you do. We all know that a healthy dog is a happy dog, and we will assist you in making the right choices for your dog’s health and comfort.

How did we start

Karen J. Riley is the founder of Ihavedogs. She also is a certified pet nutritionist, works as a Veterinarian at VetPro Pet Care for four years of work experience.

She has two lovely dogs named Belly and Kacy. They are part of her everyday life and so playful and friendly with youthful eyes. She adores them as family members. Everything was going great until one day, Belly got sick, and she realized that they are not so young anymore.

This blog is all about recording the life and moments she has with her dogs. To gain more knowledge about how to keep the dogs healthy, happy and in the process enlighten others as well.

What we do

We have devoted all our efforts and hard work to make our dogs healthier and happier. In the process, we also want you to be a part of our team.

If you are a dog parent and like to take the best possible care of them, you need to join this blog, and our team of experts will let you know from time to time what your dog needs. You will learn about dog nutrition, socialization, entertaining your dog, regular checkups, exercises, and products that help make your dog healthy.

Our Research Process

A healthy dog can walk more roads with you and be a life companion. Our team of experts and passionate writers put in a great deal of effort to research a certain topic and product selection. One or two team experts who have already experienced the product try to dig deep into the topic. They come up with top trends and updates for our readers.

After the preliminary research, they view various consumers’ reviews available on the internet to base their opinion about a certain product or subject. Finally, a pet care expert or veterinarian is consulted regarding the specific topic to check on all the facts. This research process is error-free and helps in creating the best results both in product selection and pet care advice. This way, the customers use the right product consistently.

Our Team

We have a team of highly motivated and passionate dog trainers, dog psychologists, vet technicians, and dog groomers. They are available day and night to share their experiences, knowledge, and research by giving you the best possible advice about pet health, well-being, and happiness.

Karen Riley

Karen J. Riley is the Founder of Ihavedogs, She also is a certified pet nutritionist, work in Veterinarian at VetPro Pet Care for four years work experience. She has a great motive of helping the pet parents to give their dogs a happy and healthy life full of fun and activity.

She manages all the content that is published on this blog and collaborates with the experts to answer the questions of readers about dog health and product choices. 

She likes spending time with her dogs, Belly and Kacy. Most of the time, they just hang out around the house, play games, and enjoy the pool. They like accompanying her on long walks.

Cailey Thiessen

Cailey Johanna Thiessen with her dog

Cailey Johanna Thiessen is chief editor and translator at Ihavedogs. Her previous experience includes writing for other pet websites and doing complete research about specific dog healthcare products. 

Before pursuing her career as a writer and editor in chief, she was In charge of a pet store and has great experience and knowledge when it comes to products related to dog entertainment, health, and comfort. 

When she isn’t writing, she’s probably busy training her French bulldog puppy or just cuddling with him on the couch.

Cara Suppa

Cara Suppa is a dog groomer and an enthusiast writer. She is a longtime pet blogger and dog owner who loves trying out new toys and gear with her beagle and Chihuahua. 

She loves to write about products that are related, especially to dog grooming.

When not writing, she enjoys walking parks and trails with her two dogs. They are also her most loyal companions in the kitchen, especially when she is chopping vegetables.
CaraSuppa ihavedogs writer

Kylie Sheaffer

Kylie Sheaffer with her dogs

Kylie Sheaffer is a Brooklyn-based writerdog lover, and veterinary technician. She volunteers at dog shelters and has previously served as a foster parent for puppies.

 She is now a part-time writer at Ihavedogs, and her writings are inspired by the experience and knowledge she gained while working for a vet. She gives the best healthcare advice about nutrition, dog food, grooming, and cleanliness.

Her forever friend is a sweet pup named Macy, who loves accompanying Kylie on long walks and eating treats.

Karlton Tyack

Karlton Miko Tyack is an outdoor enthusiast and a specialized dog trainer who is an experienced dog trainer for bird hunting. His best friend and companion dog was a giant chocolate Labrador named Mr. Jack.

Although he is no more with us, Karlton still trains other prospective bird dogs in various animal shelters. He is also a writer at Ihavedogs, and his writings come from the 17 years of experience he worked as a dog trainer.

He has good knowledge of dog behavior which helps him to write precise and relatable articles about dog products and give worthy advice mandatory for your dog’s health.

Karlton with his dog

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