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Genius Dog Hacks That Every Pet Parent Needs To Know

Amber is the Branded Content Editor at LittleThings. She currently resides in Manhattan.

Owning a dog can be a rewarding experience  and a lot of work. Being a dog owner is a huge commitment, but some pet parents have found a few creative life hacks will make your life so much easier.

It’s also an opportunity to really have fun and get creative. The best part is that your furry friends will reap the benefits. From useful winter tips to cleaning up after your pet, there are little things that you can do to give your dog everything he needs without sacrificing a ton of time.

LittleThings.com has teamed up with PrideBites to give pet owners a few genius hacks that will help you to enjoy more time with man’s best friend and spoil them even more this holiday with the unique pet products – listed below – that you can customize exclusively for your pets. (Here’s a $5 coupon to get started!)

You’ll be the coolest dog parent around if you try out these amazing tips and tricks.

1. Protect your pup's paws from chapping and cracking in the winter by applying Vaseline to them before you take them out for a walk. Afterwards, rinse their paws in warm water to rid of any salt.

1. Protect your pup's paws from chapping and cracking in the winter by applying Vaseline to them before you take them out for a walk. Afterwards, rinse their paws in warm water to rid of any salt.

2. If your dog doesn’t like having his teeth brushed, squeeze some doggie toothpaste onto its favorite chew toy.

2. If your dog doesn’t like having his teeth brushed, squeeze some doggie toothpaste onto its favorite chew toy.

3. To keep your pet warm, but not overheat, PrideBites' soft fleece blankets are perfect for every dog. They’re incredibly comfortable and breathable.

3. To keep your pet warm, but not overheat, PrideBites' soft fleece blankets are perfect for every dog. They’re incredibly comfortable and breathable.

4. Protect your dog from snatchers and put their name on a customized leash or collar.

4. Protect your dog from snatchers and put their name on a customized leash or collar.

5. Before going for a walk when it's brisk, put your dog's sweater or hoodie in the dryer for about 10-15 minutes. Then he'll be nice and warm!

5. Before going for a walk when it's brisk, put your dog's sweater or hoodie in the dryer for about 10-15 minutes. Then he'll be nice and warm!

6. Remove pet hair from furniture, carpets and even their dog beds with a Squeegee.

6. Remove pet hair from furniture, carpets and even their dog beds with a Squeegee.

7. A hot water bottle can be tucked under a dog's bed to warm it up quickly.

7. A hot water bottle can be tucked under a dog's bed to warm it up quickly.

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