Barksgiving: Five Ways to Prevent Holiday Weight Gain for Your Furry Friend

November 28, 2017 4:10 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Eating too much and gaining a few pounds happens to the best of us during the holidays, and the same thing can happen to your furry friends. There’s Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s—all holidays that are filled with food and merriment—and we want our pets to share in these food celebrations with us. What’s more is that, with so much delicious food right in front of us and leftovers in the refrigerator, eating in front of the TV and watching a holiday movie special is much more appealing than walking the dog. As the holidays end, you notice your stretchy... View Article

Barksgiving: Tips for Getting Your Dog Socialized and Ready for the Holidays!

November 14, 2017 4:10 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

The holidays are a busy time for most of us. Between getting the house ready for dinner guests and shopping for groceries to prepare a feast, it’s not unusual to feel stressed. And for households with pets, it’s important that you make time to prepare your fur babies for holiday visitors. That is why you must make a plan to survive the holidays, starting with Thanksgiving. No matter your dog’s age, the time is now to practice their social skills so they can join in on the holiday fun; otherwise, they’ll likely end up spending Thanksgiving in another room away... View Article