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Spring Tips


29
May 2018
How tо Chесk Your Dоg fоr Tiсkѕ

Tiсkѕ are раrаѕitеѕ thаt саn bе deadly tо оur pets, other animals, аnd tо humаnѕ. Tiсkѕ саn be present anywhere – from deep wооdѕ and urban раrkѕ to our very own bасkуаrdѕ. Althоugh ticks are соmmоnlу thought of as inѕесtѕ, thеу аrе асtuаllу blood-sucking arachnids likе ѕсоrрiоnѕ, spiders, аnd mites. Adult tiсkѕ аttасh thеmѕеlvеѕ tо thе tips оf grass blаdеѕ аnd vegetation аnd trаnѕfеr thеmѕеlvеѕ onto раѕѕing animals оr humans. Ticks are not very mоbilе; thеу rely оn passing аnimаlѕ tо bоth fееd on and fоr trаnѕроrtаtiоn. Thе tiсk will аttасh itself tо......

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08
May 2018
Stores That Welcome Your Dog

Spring has sprung! Summer is on the way! Nothing puts us in the mood for shopping more than… well, who are we kidding? Everything puts us in the mood to shop. Shopping can be so much fun with your trusty, furry sidekick. Hey… they are always excited to go and never ask for anything, right?  Thankfully, many more stores have seemingly adopted dog-friendly paw-licies. Check out our roundup of 20 national stores that are opening their doors to dogs: Half-Price Books Academy Sports Abercrombie and Fitch Michaels Hobby Lobby Ross Sephora Tiffany......

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17
Apr 2018
How to Keep Your Dog from Digging in Your Garden

Does your dog love to chew up your flower garden? Does he like to dig? If your answer is yes – we get it. As pet sitters, we’ve just about seen it all. While some dogs can be destructive to plants and other valued things, there are steps you can take to curb this behavior, and it doesn’t have to be painful for either one of you. Here are some simple suggestions to get your dog to stop digging up your garden.   #1 – Is Your Dog Getting Enough Walk Time?......

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03
Apr 2018
5 Tips to Get Your Dog to Walk in the Rain

Your dog needs to go potty and get some exercise, but it’s raining like, well, cats and dogs. What to do? Should you take your furry friend out in the storm? Or should you let him run outside for a quick break and then beeline it back into the house until the weather clears?   First Thing’s First: Listen To Your Dog (By His Body Language) The answer is, what does your dog want? While some dogs love the water and won’t mind getting wet to have some time outside, others would......

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27
Mar 2018
Great Spring Destinations for You and Your Dog

Give your dog the vacation they deserve! Next time you plan a trip, try visiting one of the nation’s best dog destinations during the Spring.  These places are not only filled with great stuff to do with your dog, they’re also some of the best places to visit to enjoy all that Spring has to offer.  Get your bucket list out, because you’re going to fall in love with all of these destinations. Telluride, Colorado We start our list off with the nation’s #1 dog town, with more dogs, per capita, than......

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13
Mar 2018

New blooms, new pollen, and shedding of old coats; That’s what Spring is for many pet owners.  Spring brings in a great opportunity for dog owners to really pamper and maintain their dog’s amazing fur coats.  It will be a much-needed relief for them to receive some help from their owners, getting that excess fur off them, while preparing them for nature’s most obnoxious and potentially harmful foreign elements.   Brush Them Well Regardless of if your dog has long hair or short, you should help them alleviate all that leftover winter......

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21
Aug 2017

Are you on the fence about taking your dog to the dog park? Are you wondering about what the benefits and risks might be? I understand.  We all want what is best for our dogs don’t we? Sometimes we just don’t know what to do so we don’t do anything. That doesn’t have to be the case!  I’m here to help you make the best decision for your dog when it comes to whether or not to take him to the local dog park.   Pros Exercise.  Exercise will keep your dog......

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