Creating an Easter Egg Hunt for your Dog

With Easter coming up, the teaster egg hunt for dograditional egg hunts are being planned everywhere. One of the joys of childhood, where candy is hidden and it was your job to find as much as possible. But did you know that they aren’t just for kids? Dogs love them too! And it’s easy to plan your very own Easter egg hunt for your dog. Here’s how!

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Spring Activities You Can Do With Fido!

It’s always fun to take your dog with you when you’re traveling around the town doing fun things. Now that the weather is warming up, it is the perfect time to go out and about with your pet. So, strap in your dog for these groovy spring fling activities.

Good Times for EasterSpring Activities You Can Do With Your Dog

Find a dog friendly Easter Egg Hunt or take them to go see the Easter Bunny at your local pet store. Check out these upcoming events in the Everett area and add them to your calendar. If your dog isn’t exactly cut out for crowded activities, don’t worry. You can host their very own egg hunt at your house or in your yard. Place dog-friendly toys and treats in Easter eggs. Then, scatter them about the house. Just make sure to supervise this activity to make sure they don’t bite or eat the eggs. You can also opt for a cut tennis ball instead of eggs. Continue reading

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April Fool’s Day Fun

It’s almost that infamous day for jokers and pranksters to have a little bit of fun. And whether you love it or hate it, there is always a laugh waiting for you on April Fools’ day. Sometimes the best jokes are the ones that are a simple farce. Where no one is terribly pranked and left feeling hurt. That’s where your pet comes into play. There are some hilarious and innocent spoofs you can spin to friends that are sure to get a laugh.

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How to Introduce a Puppy to an Adult Dog

introduce dog to puppyThe thought of getting a new puppy is very exciting. You start dreaming of what breed, color, and size pup you want. Picking out names in your head and cuddling with their sweet puppy breath. However, there may be someone in your house that may not be that enchanted by this new family member…your adult dog(s). Introducing “siblings” to the household can be a little tricky.

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Grooming Tips for Springtime

springtime grooming tips for cats and dogsOver the winter we all can get a little fluffier. They don’t call it a “winter coat” for nothing, right? And then when spring comes it’s time to shed unwanted layers. For us humans that often means pounds, but more often than not for our pets, it means shedding their fur. That’s where some much needed springtime grooming comes into play.

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Tethered Dogs: New Restraining Bill in WA

We’ve all wondered about dogs being outside without water or in inclement weather. And maybe we’ve even felt helpless to be able to do something to comfort them or make sure that they are okay. This new law may assist in making sure all pets are secured in a kind and considerate way.

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Potty Training Your Dog or Puppy

potty train your dogWelcoming a new member of the family is always an exciting time.  Whether it’s a new puppy or an older rescue dog, the happiness they bring into the home is simply wonderful.  However, what’s not exactly wonderful is cleaning up accidents on your carpet. Luckily there is hope. With patience, persistence, and consistency canine potty training can help them learn their new role in the home.

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National Spay Day – Spaying and Neutering Your Pets

spaying and neutering your petsMore than likely you have heard about the importance of spaying or neutering your pet. Especially if you’ve watched the Price is Right. But do you know why it has such a big place in our society? On February 28th, National Spay Day, brings light to why spaying and neutering is so important. In fact, the whole month of February is recognized as Spay/Neuter Awareness month.

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Love Your Pet Day – 5 Fun Celebration Ideas

In reality, pet lovers don’t need another day to celebrate how much we love our pets. It’s almost like how love birds don’t need Valentine’s Day as an excuse to lavish each other with attention.  

But…it’s always a good excuse! February 20th is Love Your Pet Day, which is the perfect time to to give them a little special attention. Here are some great ways to celebrate “love your pet” day and show your fur baby some extra love this week.

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Pet Theft Awareness

pet theftFebruary 14th isn’t just a day for lovers. It’s also National Pet Theft Awareness day. Did you know that thousands of dogs and cats in the U.S. are stolen every year? The worst part is that these numbers are only increasing. You may think that it will never happen to you, but sadly it can happen to anyone. So, in honor of Pet Theft Awareness Day, we’ve compiled some tips to help keep your pet from becoming a statistic.

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