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Advice From a Dog Trainer Before Getting a Dog

Advice From a Dog Trainer Before Getting a Dog

Having a dog is one of life’s greatest joys! Caring for a dog is a full-time responsibility that requires time, energy, and money. If your family is thinking of getting a new dog, there are a few things to keep in mind and what to consider when choosing the right...
Dog Crate Training 101

Dog Crate Training 101

A dog crate can become a place of comfort and security for your dog or puppy. This will come in handy when traveling in a car, staying in a pet-friendly hotel, during large family gatherings or parties in your home, or when delivery or repair people come into your...

Doggy Colds & the Bordetella Vaccine

If your furry family member takes part in our daycamp or boarding at Bark Avenue, you have most likely heard of the Bordetella vaccine. We know how important vaccines are in staying healthy, but just like us humans, dogs can catch a common cold know as Canine Cough...
Does Your Dog Eat Socks or Other Smelly Things?

Does Your Dog Eat Socks or Other Smelly Things?

It’s not uncommon for dogs to chew on or even ingest socks, including other unusual items. The more smelly, the better! There are several reasons a dog might be attracted to items that are not edible. 1) Exploration – If you have a puppy, chances they are...
Socializing Your Puppy with Social Distancing

Socializing Your Puppy with Social Distancing

It’s challenging enough raising a new puppy. Now, with a global pandemic changing our everyday lives, it can make raising a puppy a bit more interesting. It’s important for puppies to begin socialization as soon as possible to help them grow into confident and...