Tick Prevention & Removal Tips

tick prevention

Tick season has become a year-round affair in many areas of the country, and summer is the peak. Couple that with spending more time outside—walks in the park, runs through an open field, hikes along wooded trails—and it’s the perfect condition for Fido to become host to these pesky parasites. Engaging in outdoor activities during…

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Do You Have It All? 4 Important Steps Before Dropping Your Pup at the Pet Resort

staying at a pet resort

Summer is here! Your vacation is planned, and Fluffy’s reservation for staying at the pet resort is set. Now what? The pet resort check-in process will be easier if everything that is needed for the stay is completed before arriving. At Holiday House Pet Resort & Training Center, you can take advantage of our express…

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Benefits of Outerwear for Dogs

Interview with Vince Fahringer, Manager of Dogs and Cats Rule in Doylestown, PA about outerwear for dogs Spring has arrived, so the warmer temperatures are an invitation to emerge from our winter hibernation. Taking a walk around the neighborhood? Going to a friend’s house?  Maybe even headed to Holiday House Pet Resort & Training Center! No…

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The Best Skin and Coat Care for Your Dog

How often should I bathe my dog during the winter months?  Actually, frequent bathing with moisture-rich shampoos and conditioners can improve the health of your dog’s skin and coat. Since a dog’s skin and coat are the first line of defense from the harsh winter conditions, year-round care is essential for strong protection. Winter flakes…

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Playful Fundraisers at Local Pet Resort Benefit U.S. War Dogs Association

DOYLESTOWN, PA, October 5, 2021—Holiday House Pet Resort & Training Center and Doylestown Veterinary Hospital & Holistic Pet Care donated a total of $2000 to the United States War Dogs Association (USWDA). The money was raised through generous donations from clients of the resort and veterinary hospital whose pets participated in special events held at…

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Cat-Friendly Lodging for Professional Care

cat friendly lodging

Cat-friendly lodging or a pet sitter? Cats have independent personalities. It’s convenient to leave cats home alone since they don’t require a formal walk with a human to heed nature’s call, and prefer to nap in a quiet, sunny spot–from sunrise to sundown. But cats still enjoy the comforts and safety that humans provide. Dogs…

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Preparing Your Dog for Your Return to Work

National Take Your Dog to Work Day took on a new meaning in June 2020, but what about this year? Most likely, your dog has enjoyed having you at home while you work. Taking walks, playing ball, and curling up for naps at your feet have become a daily routine. But your return to the…

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DOG DAYCARE PROM BENEFITS PETS IN NEED

Dog Prom

DOYLESTOWN, PA, May 25, 2021—Animal Care PA will receive a $3000 donation from funds raised during the Holiday House Pet Resort & Training Center Dog Daycare Prom. Holiday House Pet Resort & Training Center held its annual event on Friday, May 14. Clients of the dog daycare program generously donated to the organization as part…

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Why Dog Shedding Happens and How to Control It

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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Pet Skin and Coat Treatments for Visible Results

skin and coat treatments

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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