Don’t Leave Me! – Round Rock Dog Boarding

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Separation anxiety in dogs is when a dog cannot cope with its owner leaving the house and with having to be left to his own devices. It’s important to prevent separation anxiety from occurring in dogs as it can lead to concerning behavior in your dog.  If you feel your dog may be suffering from separation anxiety or you would …

Coughing Doggie? Round Rock Dog Boarding

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Coughing in Dogs Dogs can develop coughs for many different reasons and there are many types of coughs. It is the type of cough and any other present symptoms that help us to make a judgement of what exactly may be causing the cough in our dog. Some causes are relatively easy to treat, whereas other causes are more serious …

Foods harmful to dogs? Georgetown Dog Daycare

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It is always tempting especially over periods such as Easter and Christmas when there is lots of a chocolate and rich food around the house to share some with the dog, especially as most dogs will eye up anything that is edible!  However feeding dogs food such as chocolate is highly harmful to their bodies.  Chocolate is toxic to dogs …

Piggy or Healthy? Georgetown Dog Boarding

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How to stop your dog from becoming overweight. It is always the big question how much should I feed my dog, especially when they can’t tell you when they are hungry or full. Feed them too much, they may get fat and are at a higher risk of developing  serious health problems; feed them too little and they become scavengers …

Dog + Baby? Doggie Daycare Round Rock

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Whether it is a new baby or another pet, introducing a permanent addition to the family can be a stressful anxious time for your dog, it is important to keep this transition as easy as possible on yourself and your family as well as the dog. Here are some helpful training tips to make sure you have full control over …

Chewing Everything! Doggie Daycare Round Rock

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Dogs and puppy’s chew objects around the house at different ages for many different reasons. This blog will give you reasons behind your dog’s mischievous behavior and give you tips on how to combat it.  Normal Behavior It is perfectly normal a puppy to want to chew things around the house. Chewing is how they explore the world around them and …

Vet Visits Made Easy – Round Rock Pet Care

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There is something about the smell of a vet surgery that absolutely terrifies some dogs, with their claws gripped into the ground and all their weight shifted to one side you are not moving them, and if you try to move them and succeed their final and back up technique of collapsing to the floor, shifts into action. The reason …

Safe In The Sun – Georgetown Dog Boarding

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As the warmer weather is approaching, it is the perfect opportunity to spend more time outdoors with your faithful friend, slowly strolling, appreciating nature and breathing fresh air, while your excited pooch explores the surroundings – nothing is better. Sometimes the weather can get very hot, often hotter than predicted and if there is a breeze it can trick you …