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Lost and Found: What to do when the worst happens

Lost and Found: What to do when the worst happens

Did you know that 4th of July becomes animal services busiest time of the year? The parties, the people, fireworks and general jubilation can be too much for many of our pets. Doors get held open just a little too long, big booms cause otherwise homebody dogs to bolt...

Breed Specific Behaviors

Breed Specific Behaviors

We are all about prevention around here! Prevention of injury, prevention of practicing unwanted behavior, and most importantly prevention of behavior issues. Yes, I hope to put myself out of business with all your perfect pups living their best lives. Since I have a...

Your 2023 Gift Guide

It’s that time again! If you are like me, your dogs get whatever they want whenever retail therapy needs to happen. I still like to have a few things in their stockings for Christmas morning. This year we are focusing on small businesses that are killing it with their...

Time for a Puppy: Where to start

Finding your puppy's first mom You have settled on a breed! Now let's talk about how to determine how to find a breeder who is going to give you the best possible companion for the next 15 years. Many people think that just because they find a purebred dog that means...

The Daily Daisy: Conclusion

Daisy has found her forever home. She has a German Shepherd to play with regularly, and her mom walks a mile every morning. Since that's all she would walk with me, this is perfect. Her family had suddenly lost their older dog to cancer, Daisy is happily filling the...

resilience in dogs

I am finding myself using this word often these days. What is resilience in dogs and why am I using this term so much? Resilience dictionary definition: the capacity to recover quickly from difficulties; toughness When working with dogs, this is a term that I use when...