December 2016 / 4 posts found

Seasonal Tips To Keep Your Pet Safe

by Big Frank
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Seasonal Tips To Keep Your Pet Safe The holiday season is the time to spend time frolicking with your family outside. You can enjoy sledding and building snowmen during the day and snuggling by the fire at night. But sharing winter fun with your pets presents some dangerous challenges for your furry family members. In areas of the country where the temperatures are cold and the weather can be snowy, these conditions can get extremely dangerous for pets, especially for those that aren’t used to the cold. Additionally, many common cold-weather products have the potential of being poisonous. Keep these […]

Dog Boarding Concerns

by Big Frank
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Dog Boarding Concerns Choosing a pet resort is important when travel and unforeseen circumstances disrupt an owner’s ability to properly care for their dog. There are thousands of boarding facilities in the United States and Canada that are specifically designed for the short-term, overnight care of pets. In order to give your furry friend a safe, enjoyable and stress-free experience, there are a number of factors to consider. Evaluation Each resort has different practices and abilities when it comes to caring for pets with specific needs (young puppies, pets with specific medication and eating schedules, giant breeds, etc.). Before deciding […]

Basic Dog Training Tips

by Big Frank
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Basic Dog Training Tips Dogs are incredibly smart animals. They can be trained to do numerous things and for many purposes. It is up to the owner to demonstrate to their canine companion what is expected of them. After all, dogs seek their owner’s approval and the goal is to have each dog be a well behaved family member. Here are some basic tips for training your pup. Be Consistent send a clear message for your dog to understand. If the message becomes muddled, it will be much harder for your dog to grasp. For example, if there are three […]

Benefits of Dog Grooming

by Big Frank
in Blog
Benefits of Dog Grooming All of us at Pampered Pup Luxury Pet Resort believe that keeping a dog well groomed has many benefits that go beyond aesthetics. Dog grooming is important for a variety of reasons. A lack of grooming can cause a number of health problems, change a dog’s ability to move comfortably and even cause financial burden due to the extensive work skipping grooming appointments adds to the regular maintenance visit. The best way for an owner to keep themselves and their furry friend the happiest, is to institute a regular regimen of grooming. Here are some benefits […]