In honor of #NationalMuttDay, we’ve created a video featuring some fabulous mixed breed DogWatch dogs from across the USA! The wide variety of pups we serve ...
Tips for Preparing for Long Term Pet Boarding
When you have to go away for an extended period of time, long term pet boarding provides a solution for where to leave your pets. Being gone for weeks at a time can make you feel anxious about the …
Why dog trainers will have to change their ways
Professor John Bradshaw is leading a revolution in the study of canine behaviour. 'Dogs don't want to control people, they want to control their own lives,' he tells Kate Kellaway
How To Leash Train An Adult Dog
Check out this great post with helpful (and easy!) hints on how to leash train an adult dog. It's not as hard as you might think!
How This Clever Dog Escaped From The Kennel While Family Was On Vacation
The incredible determination of a dog that escaped from a Virginia animal hospital was caught on camera. The master escape artist, a Great Pyrenees named General, unlocked his pen at the kennel where he was boarded. General then walked down a narrow hallway and came to a series of doors at Aquia-Garrisonville Animal Hospital, but they were no match for the animal, who used his mouth to work the handles. He escaped into the street but was later found safe.
5 Tips for a Healthier Dog Smile!
Dogs have 42 smile generators. Keeping those 42 teeth strong, healthy, and happy is essential to preventing illness, pain, and may extend longevity. Each February, U.S. veterinarians celebrate National Pet Dental Health Month to raise awareness about the dangers of oral diseases such as gingivitis, tooth abscesses, and mouth tumors.
Celebrating 20 Years of Pet Adoption
Petfinder has helped 25 million pets find their families through pet adoption. Help us celebrate our 20-year legacy while inspiring a new generation of pet lovers to consider adoption.
Boating Times Long Island
When it comes to boating, there’s usually a cost. Yet amidst the bills and expenses, there’s a boating freebie available to every vessel owner. This no-cost perk may save lives, prevent injuries, reduce risks, and potentially prevent costly fines. This great-sounding deal is a Vessel Safety Check (VSC), a no-cost, no-risk way to have... Read more of this article . Warmer days entice us onto the water after spending months seemingly trapped indoors. Though eager to get aboard our boats and go, we must never leave caution behind. While practicing safe boating is a year-round necessity, there are more precautions to take when water temperatures are chilly. As it will be months before local waters climb…
Pet Sitters, Kennels and More
Before heading out of town, think about the best boarding option for your pet. Here, 5 ideas for all pet personalities.
11 Most Difficult Dogs To Raise
Dogs may have been domesticated over 30,000 years ago. The attachment between humans and dogs was not just for hunting purposes. Dogs were also seen as wonderful companions. However not all dog breeds are easy to raise and this can create a difficult situation for new dog owners Some dogs simply require more attention; that means more time is needed to care for and teach them. Any dog breed that does not fit human lifestyle, expectations, and easy temperament might be considered a difficult dog breed for those without experience. Several other characteristics can make some breeds seem difficult as well such as size, energy level, dominance, noise level, and maintenance. Below is the list of the 11 most difficult dog breeds to raise. 1. American Pit Bull Terrier This dog breed can…
Tips For Boarding Your Dog |
The holidays are coming and as much as we would like to take our dogs everywhere we go, sometimes we must leave them home. There are a few things I would suggest you take into consideration when boarding your precious pal… For starters, in what type of boarding environment would YOUR dog be most comfortable? […]