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Let’s Talk Hot Spots

What are hot spots exactly? The scientific name is “acute moist dermatitis”, which means localized areas of skin inflammation and bacterial infection. What causes hot spots? Hot spots are a bit of a catch-22. They are caused by itching, licking, and biting, which in turn become hot spots that are itchy, thus perpetuating the itching […]

3 Things You Should Know About Your Dog Walker

1. We love it when you respond to our reports of the walk. We get to know your pup, but we hardly ever get to see or talk to you! So, when you respond to the messages we send, we love to get to know you a little bit! Your responses also give us more […]

4 Steps to Fix Separation Anxiety

Hasn’t it been nice to be at home with your pup all day, everyday during this pandemic? I know my cat has loved having all of the extra attention with my husband working from home! The most common reason that a dog will begin to have separation anxiety is from a change in schedule- like […]

What Makes a Good Dog Walk?

You might read the title of this blog and think to yourself, “What does that even mean? A walk is a walk!” I think you’ll be surprised to find out there are a variety of ways to make a walk into a GREAT walk for your dog. Not all Dog Walks are Created Equal. Now […]

Sea Grass Hop

Yesterday, while out on a walk with the adorable Luna, Something caught the walker’s eye. They picked it up and showed it to Luna.. The look on her face suggests she thought maybe it was a treat. Something she could eat? Nope. Sorry, Luna. Giant grasshopper. Not a treat. 😂

New Year (late post!)

It’s hard to believe it is already the end of January, in 2020!! Time seems to fly by so fast, particularly when we are busy! Did you make New Year Resolutions this year? I typically shy away from making them for a multitude of reasons, but this year I do have a few resolutions.  One […]

Nervous Dog, A conversation with Certified Obedience Trainer, Jamie

Jamie: One of the dogs that I have been working with is a gorgeous little Pom-Chi mix, just a little petite thing. She is very nervous and very shy. She is a rescue dog, and her owners have only had her for a few months, so we don’t know much about her history. Very often, […]