23 05, 2019

Shaving Your Dog for Summer

By |2019-05-23T15:29:20-04:00May 23rd, 2019|

With the summer heat upon us, many think that shaving their fluffy four legged friend is a great idea to help keep them cool on hot, humid days, but most animal care professionals agree that shaving your dog may not be the best idea for your pup. For double-coated dog breeds like huskies, malamutes, Burmese mountain dogs, and others, their double coat keeps them warm in the winter AND cool in the summer.  Did you know dogs [...]

16 05, 2019

Hidden Hazards for Your Dog

By |2019-05-16T15:28:28-04:00May 16th, 2019|

 17 Hidden Yard Hazards You May Be Accidentally Exposing Your Dog To Now that spring is here, we’re spending more time outdoors enjoying our yards and blooming plants and so are our dogs!  While your yard can be a wonderful and relaxing place to spend time with your dog, you should always be aware of some of the common items found in your yard that can cause serious harm to your dog. Azaleas and Rhododendrons - These [...]

3 05, 2019

Why You Should Send Your Dog to Daycare

By |2019-05-16T15:29:17-04:00May 3rd, 2019|

Dog's need mental stimulation.  When they don't get that stimulation, they get bored. When they get bored, they get creative and start to do things around the house you don't want them doing. Here is a great video we have describing the importance of socialization for your dog.  Take a couple minutes to watch and share with a friend who might benefit from this information. WATCH NOW

18 04, 2019

Assisted Canine Care

By |2019-05-16T15:29:34-04:00April 18th, 2019|

HELPING CARE FOR BELLA - Assisting Canine Care Case Study Preface This is a story about one of our clients who utilized our daycare services to help her monitor her dog during its recuperation following a medical emergency.  Although this example illustrates an extreme case, it underscores the need for dog owners to have options for assisted care for their dogs while the owner works and their dog recuperates.   Executive Summary In 2018, Bella Zbozny, a [...]

31 03, 2019

Easter Hazards

By |2019-05-16T15:29:53-04:00March 31st, 2019|

Easter is a fun-filled time for you and your family.  However, when you have a dog, there may be hidden dangers lurking in those Easter baskets! Vets and poison hotlines receive hundreds of calls during the Easter holiday for illness and possible poisoning.  Why are calls so high on Easter, even more so than Christmas or Halloween?   You guessed it – The Easter Egg Hunt! That’s right, while the tradition of hiding and hunting eggs and treats is [...]