The Top 10 Travel Tips For Your Dog

April 30, 2013

Top 10 Tips for Safe Air Travel with Your Pet Traveling with your dog can be a daunting and stressful not only for your dog, but for you.  There are special rules on airlines to follow exactly to ease the stress of travel.  However, if you plan in advance and make all the necessary preparations, [...]

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Urban Dog Etiquette

April 16, 2013

How to properly promenade your pooch in public. City-dwelling dogkeepers are faced with greater challenges than their suburban and rural counterparts. Without a large, fenced yard for exercise, the city dweller must take to the streets three or more times a day with Fido or Fifi in tow. Crowded sidewalks replete with joggers, construction scaffolding [...]

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5 Questions that Owners Always Ask Me

April 9, 2013

If you read my blog, then you know that I own a doggy daycare and boarding.  Whenever I  meet owners and their dogs, they ask me 5 if not more questions about dogs in general.  So, I thought I would share them here with you.  You might have more questions to ask me, and I encourage [...]

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The Best Things in Life is a Dog

April 2, 2013

Isn’t this true?  Sometimes the best things in life is hanging out with your dog.  It’s such an amazing experience. They ask for very little in return; a touch, a walk, a snuggle.  And what we get in return is so simple from them; unconditional love.  We can have the worst day at work, we can fight [...]

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Atopy in Dogs. What is this?

March 27, 2013

What exactly is Atopy?  Atopy is an itchy inherited skin disease, like allergies.  Atopy  is contacted through the air by absorption via the respiratory tract or contact via the skin.  The triggers of Atopic reactions are called allergies. The most common allergic reaction for dogs is through flea allergy dermatitis.  Atopy in dogs is the second [...]

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Solving the 7 Dog Debacles Before They Occur

March 13, 2013

I am a dog lover.   Owning my company, Chasin Pets, has allowed me to hear from owners regarding a few issues ,that they never expected to face when getting a dog or owning a dog. So I decided to share with you what I found while, noodling around finding interesting topics to write about. I pulled a survey done by PetPlace.com [...]

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5 Easy Treat Tips to Keep Your Pal Safe

February 26, 2013

 I’ve been doing a lot of thinking about safe treats for my dogs and the dogs, I watch at my company, Chasin Pets.  There have been so many issues with dog treat recalls lately, I felt the need to write about it. There have been numerous recalls regarding chicken jerky from China dog treats with [...]

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Do Dogs Mourn?

February 13, 2013

This is such a tough question and 1 I’ve given a lot of thought too.  A question, that’s made me observe dogs  going through a mourning process when they’ve lost a loved 1 or when they feel your loss of a loved 1.  Because dogs can’t speak, I can only observe the changes I see; loss [...]

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Why Do We Love Our Dogs and So Much?

January 23, 2013

“The dog’s agenda is simple, fathomable, overt: I want. “I want to go out, come in, eat something, lie here, play with that, kiss you. There are no ulterior motives with a dog, no mind games, no second-guessing, no complicated negotiations or bargains, and no guilt trips or grudges if a request is denied.”  ―    [...]

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How to Choose the Best Puppy Food

January 17, 2013

 I get questions about what is the best puppy food to buy all the time.  First before I tell you my thoughts,, ask you vet about food products and the best way to introduce your new baby to food.  I use my vet’s advise all the time.  Now on to food for your puppy. This [...]

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