July 20, 2016


Summertime is a marvelous time for outdoor activities, BBQ's with friends and family, maybe some frisbee in the park, or perhaps a fun walk with your dog; there's lots of opportunity for exciting outdoor adventure.  For all the fun to be had with the sun shining brigh...

May 11, 2016

 

Once again the dog flu is making the rounds and this flu season there's a scary new strain advancing as well.  This newest strain of canine influenza (H3N2) first made headway in the US in early 2015 and has already traveled across 26 states and is likely to continue...

May 5, 2016

 

     Instead of being busy doing the full time job for which they were bred, most of our canine companions are left at home all day while we are at work.  This can leave our furry friends with a lot of pent up energy, feelings of intense boredom, and even depression....

February 6, 2016

 

Look at that face!  Aren’t those big brown eyes absolutely adorable?  You’d never want to poke them with needles or pry them open and put poison in them or subject them to chemicals that could blind them….would you?  Do you? 

Of course not…at leas...

January 16, 2016

Grooming for dogs is not just for aesthetic and cosmetic reasons – it is also necessary for the control of both external and internal parasites and the care of the skin, ears, teeth, paws and glands.

In order to keep both dogs and families healthy an...

December 11, 2015

Tips for a Healthy and Happy Dog
Food Dangers and Exercise Needs:

 

 


EXERCISE, FOOD, AND YOUR DOG'S HEATH: 
Run, run, run, we're having so much fun!! It's essential to remember our dogs need regular exercise. Most breeds need at least one walk a day. Walks are a great...

September 17, 2015

This weekend get your dogs out of the house and party!  There are so many dog related events going on throughout Salt Lake County.  Be sure to check out at least one and take your canine friend with you!

Click on the title of each event for prices, RSVP's and conta...

August 13, 2015

 

Last weekend we had Web Parton from Arizona teach our dogs how to recognize and stay away from rattlesnakes.  What a fascinating and inspiring class!  Web had each of our dogs one by one approach the snake and learn to recognize its scent, sight and sound.  The scent,...

May 15, 2015

The warm weather is upon us and so are the rattlesnakes! Living in a desert area as we do, we get to share our beautiful canyons with these deadly creatures.  Rattlesnake bites are 25 times more deadly to dogs than to humans, so if your dog is a regular hiker in the mo...

March 23, 2015

Last Tuesday, me and a few other dog advocates attended the Salt Lake City Council meeting where almost 2 hours were spent by the Council discussing off-leash dog parks in Salt Lake City.  It was a very productive meeting, and I left the meeting feeling very hopeful ab...

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If you are a resident of Salt Lake City and live south of 3300 S, you have probably noticed that there are very few areas, if any, within a few miles...

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