Write for Us

“Are you interested in getting your work published on Dog Training Me? 

Please see our guidelines below, then email your article to writeforus [at] dogtrainingme [dot] com with the subject IDEA PITCH or ARTICLE SUBMISSION.

PITCH GUIDELINES:

  1.  Include a 2-3 sentence bio with your submission explaining why you would like your article on our site.
  2. You may send your post directly in the body of your email or attach it as a Word or Google doc.
  3. We would prefer original content that has not been posted anywhere else, either online or in print. However, we may consider content that has run elsewhere depending on the quality and topic. Please provide the link(s) to other places where it has been published and then make a decision. 
  4. If you have an original video to accompany your article please zip it and attach it to your email. 
  5. If you would prefer to submit only an idea pitch, please include your portfolio or previous published articles as well as the link you will be including in your post.

ARTICLE GUIDELINES:

  1. Articles should be a minimum of 1000 words.
  2. Only guest posts related to our website niche are acceptable.
  3. The article must be original, well written, formatted, and well researched. Any kind of copied or spun content will not be accepted.
  4. Do not include any referral or affiliate links in the article. You may include one branded link to your website or blog where relevant. Any additional links will be removed upon publication.
  5. Please include a picture! Please attach your original photo in the highest resolution that you have. If the image is not yours, it must be copyright free. Please provide the original source link and relevant citation.
  6. Please provide links to sources for any research or statistical information at the bottom of the article.
  7. Please keep your paragraphs short and use sub-headings and bullet points where appropriate to break up the content.
  8. Important: We reserve the right to edit your headlines, body copy, and anything else you submit to us. Once we accept a piece of writing from you it becomes the property of DogTrainingMe.com and you can not publish it anywhere else.

WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR:

  1. Dog training tips and strategies that have worked for you.
  2. Heartwarming stories about rescue dogs or life with your dog.
  3. Dog-related news stories.
  4. Anything that would be genuinely helpful to dog owners that we have not already written about on the site.

Due to the high number of submissions we receive, you will hear from us within two weeks if we are able to run your post. Please follow all of the guidelines above. If you do not hear from us within that time frame, please feel free to submit elsewhere.

Due to time constraints, we do not give feedback on every submission or let every writer know what needed to be changed or improved to make the cut.