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5 Reasons to Give Your Pup A Professional Pedicure

By jpashenfelter | March 31, 2021

Why struggle with dog nail filing or clipping when there are five fabulous reasons to give your pup a professional pedicure? If it’s not your dog’s nails clicking and clacking across your floors, or getting snagged on the good carpet, then it’s an Olympic wrestling match to clip the claws. When you leave it to…

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Why Dog Shedding Happens and How to Control It

By jpashenfelter | March 10, 2021

Explaining why dog shedding happens is easy, but how to control it can be a challenge. There are the usual, questionably successful, ways for dealing with a shedding pet, but now there is a better option. “As great as Trotter is, he’s a long-haired German Shepard. His hair was everywhere. There was a lot of…

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The Dog Daycare Experience: Three Unique Journeys

By jpashenfelter | March 3, 2021

The dog daycare experience is more than what meets the eye when you visit Holiday House Pet Resort & Training Center. Yes, there is a yard filled with playful dogs engaged in activities and hanging out with friends. However, what goes unseen is the unique personality, the style of play, and the story behind each…

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Pet Skin and Coat Treatments for Visible Results

By jpashenfelter | February 11, 2021

Your dog might need skin and coat treatments if… the scratching and licking never end the red, inflamed spots indicate another infection the skin is flaky, and the coat is dull There’s more to your dog’s skin and coat than meets the eye. The skin and coat are a dog’s first line of protection from…

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Leave Pet Grooming Treatments to Us

By jpashenfelter | January 19, 2021

Let’s face it – giving your pet grooming treatments is not fun. We know you want to spend more fun time with your dog by: giving fewer baths, spending less time vacuuming up dog hair, avoiding your dog because of bad breath, and covering up nicks and scratches on your floor. But wait, how can…

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Great Ideas for Pet Holiday Gifts

By jpashenfelter | December 8, 2020

This year, make your pet holiday gifts extra special. Our dogs and cats give us unconditional comfort, companionship, and love. That has been especially true throughout this past year, and is evidenced by the wave of pet adoptions in 2020. Now is the time for giving back to the furry, four-legged friends in our lives.…

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Best Places in Bucks to Walk Your Dog

By jpashenfelter | October 5, 2020

The first week of October is National Walk Your Dog Week. For pet parents, every day includes walking the dog, but a full week of national recognition is a great opportunity to make it more exciting. Of course, the health benefits for dogs (and people) are many. So how can you take an ordinary walk…

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Disaster Plan for Pets

By jpashenfelter | September 21, 2020

Disaster Plan for Pets Any planning you can do now will be helpful in the event of an emergency. Prepare a first aid and travel kit for your pet. Keep copies of important information about your pet and contact information that you can reference quickly with your travel kit. Check out these tips to help…

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Back-to-School: Therapy Dog Training

By jpashenfelter | September 2, 2020

Have you considered therapy dog training for your pup or adult rescue? Would you like to work as a therapy dog team to support your community by visiting with area school students or senior centers? If yes to those questions, now is the perfect time for you and your dog to go back-to-school too by…

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Dealing with Separation Anxiety in Dogs

By jpashenfelter | July 8, 2020

One positive of being at home during the pandemic has been the ability to spend a lot of time with a new puppy or a new dog. Now is the right time to help your puppy feel comfortable when it’s time for the family to return to work or school. There are steps you can…

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