About Us

The Dog Daily delivers useful and relevant information about improving the quality of life for dogs and their owners. It’s the trusted source for practical, innovative and human solutions for today’s busy dog owners and their canine companions. Readers of The Dog Daily cherish their pets as the family members they are.

Editorial Team

Past Managing Editor

Jennifer Viegas is an award-winning writer and editor who specializes in animal topics. She is a longtime contributor, radio personality and broadband video director for Animal Planet’s multimedia offerings, Discovery Channel News, and the Australian Broadcasting Corporation. Formerly Viegas was the science and animal reporter for ABC News, a nationally syndicated newspaper columnist and women’s magazine contributing editor. Viegas is also author of over 20 books on a range of topics from animals to science.

Frequent Contributors

Brad Kloza is a freelance writer whose work has appeared in The New York Times Magazine and Discover. 

Elizabeth Wasserman is a Washington, D.C., area-based freelancer who has been writing about pets, among other topics, for more than 15 years. Her love of dogs, in particular, was handed down through the generations from her great-grandfather, Eric Knight, who wrote the book Lassie Come Home in the 1030s. 

Darcy Lockman is a freelance writer whose work has appeared in The New York Times and Rolling Stone

Kim Boatman is a Northern California-based journalist whose work has appeared in The Miami HeraldDetroit Free Press and San Jose Mercury News.

Editorial Policy

The information published on The Dog Daily is produced independently or has been approved by the managing editor after review. Content is written and edited by leading experts to ensure that only the most accurate information is published. 

We follow accepted journalistic quality standards and principles in source selection and fact verification, and endorses ASME’s “ASME Guidelines for Editors and Publishers,” including “Best Practices for Digital Media.”

Dog Shop

In 2020 we decided to branch out and offer dog products and dog related products as a way of complimenting our website. We’ve hand picked each item making sure of it’s quality based on price. You’ll enjoy FREE Shipping worldwide on all products in our shop. Currency is USD and most of our customers are in the United States.


We do not mention the name or specific products of a given sponsor, although that sponsor’s product categories may be mentioned if they are relevant within editorial context. 

Unless indicated, content contributors are not employed by or on retainer by the program’s sponsor. If a contributor is employed by or on retainer by the program’s sponsor, we agree to disclose this relationship in the biographical note on the page where that contributor appears. 

You will see that some of our content, tools and links are labeled “From Our Sponsor”. This non-editorial content has not been reviewed by our editorial staff and is not subject to this editorial policy. 

In such case that content be used on a sponsor’s Web site, it is done so with Our Company permission.