Archive | April, 2014

Keeping Your Dog Safe on a Hike

There are few things to keep in mind when it comes to taking your dog on a hike:

-Legal precautions
-Good obedience
-Proper gear
-Safe dog encounters
-Size matters

Take it from Robin Bennett,  a Certified Professional Dog Trainer (CPDT-KA). Also an author and a consultant for pet care facilities on the subjects of dog daycare, training and off-leash dog play.  She has 20 years in the pet care industry, and has become an advocate of safe interactions between dogs and people and between dogs and other dogs.

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Run for the Roses Bracket!


Are you ready for our annual Run for the Roses event?!

Take a look at who is competing this year, print out a bracket,
and fill out who you think will take the Grand Prize this year!

$1 bets will be taken per bracket, up until May 2nd,
all proceeds go to the Thomas J O’Connor Adoption Center!

Participant info

  Littles Bracket  Bigs Bracket



Annual Run for the Roses Event!

Is your pup ready for our Annual Run for the Roses event?!??

We will be taking registrations in both the Big dog and Small dog category now through April 18th! Be sure to sign your dog up ASAP as these spots fill up fast!!!RunForTheRosesFlyer

Check it Out: Spot Special 4/7-4/13!


April 7th- 13th:
If your dog receives a full groom during the week of April 7th-13thSave $5.00 on a Touch up service during the week of May 5th-11th

Price Range: $20.00-$25.00

Touch up service includes nail trim, ear cleaning, anal gland expression, and neaten. (NO bath or full hair cut) Great opportunity to have your dog looking his or her best right before Mother’s Day!