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Pet Friendly Places In Scottsdale

Posted by on May 19, 2015 in Events | 0 comments

Pet Friendly Places In Scottsdale

Did you know that Nordstrom is dog friendly? It’s true. In fact, according to a 2012 article in the L.A. times, Nordstrom has been dog friendly for over 20 years! Go ahead, admit it. You’ve just developed a sudden adoration for Nordstrom, haven’t you? It’s ok, me too! Here is a list of dog-friendly stores in Scottsdale, AZ. Please be sure to contact each store to see if they are still dog friendly before heading out for a day of shopping. Many stores’ dog friendly policies are completely dependent on the preference of the current store manager. We’d hate for you to get all the way there only...

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7 Things To Consider If You Want To Get A Pet

Posted by on May 12, 2015 in Pet Care | 0 comments

7 Things To Consider If You Want To Get A Pet

  Getting a pet is a huge step in anyone’s life. It’s perhaps the first real indicator of responsibility aside from getting a car. It shows maturity and accountability. And it’s a great transition into having children. But, of course, deciding to get a pet is no easy task. In fact, you’re going to need to think carefully about the decision you’re about to make. A pet needs a lot of work and dedication, and you have to be sure you can give this to them. So think hard about the process of caring for an animal. To help get you started here’s a list of the things you need to consider if you...

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Did You Know There Is A Way To Sleep Safe With Your Dog?

Posted by on May 5, 2015 in Events | 0 comments

Did You Know There Is A Way To Sleep Safe With Your Dog?

If you adore the idea of sleeping with your favorite furry friend, there is both good news and bad news: as WebMD notes, unless you have a pet allergy or asthma, it’s generally safe to share a bed with your dog. The not-so-great news? It can be challenging to get a good night’s rest when you are lying next to a sleeping dog—even the ones that weigh less than 10 pounds. In order to ensure that your sleep is not disturbed by your canine bed partner, consider the following tips: Sleeping Arrangements Many new dog owners, understandably enamored with their brand new puppy or older pooch, will...

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HOA’s Found This Solution To Dog Poop In Their Communities

Posted by on Apr 28, 2015 in Events | 0 comments

HOA’s Found This Solution To Dog Poop In Their Communities

    Have you ever stepped in dog poop? Unfortunately, most of us have at point or another.   I don’t even know what’s worse, stepping in it barefoot or in your sneakers.  I mean, can you ever really get all of that dog poop off the sole of your shoe?  I always feel like no matter how hard you scrub, you’re leaving something behind.  Or how about this one – you come home from work to find a giant load sitting on your freshly manicured lawn. Yep, been there. Frustrating, isn’t it? Well, offenders are finally being called to the carpet.  Justice is finally beginning to prevail.  How?...

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Bark Around Town 001 – The Beginning

Posted by on Apr 21, 2015 in podcast | 1 comment

Bark Around Town 001 – The Beginning

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser. Welcome to the Bark Around Town podcast! This is a pet sitting industry podcast all about Scottsdale, Az. Being the first of it’s kind in the valley, we are excited to cover everything and give you useful information and keep you entertained each episode. We will discuss local events, interview local pet businesses, and give you valuable information so you can lead the best life with your pet(s) as possible....

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Dog Friendly Hiking Trails Near Scottsdale

Posted by on Apr 21, 2015 in Articles | 0 comments

Dog Friendly Hiking Trails Near Scottsdale

How does a invigorating hike after a long work week sound? Why not bring your best fur pal along? Dog friendly trails surround the Scottsdale area so no need to feel guilty about leaving your best canine companion at home while you hike. Bring your dog hiking with you! The best part is that we did all the footwork for you. We did some research and found this great book called “Best Hikes with Dogs: Arizona”. Author Renee Guillory put together a list of 75 dog friendly trails throughout Arizona. These trails have been given two paws up by her very own fur pals, Artemis and Sparky. Together...

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Not So Obvious Tips For Car Travel With Your Dog.

Posted by on Apr 14, 2015 in Articles | 0 comments

Not So Obvious Tips For Car Travel With Your Dog.

Do you love road trips? We do, too. I mean who doesn’t enjoy the freedom of hitting the open road? Many people love road trippin’ not only for the lack of restrictions along the journey but, also for the simple fact that their beloved dog can join them. I mean, after all does Fido really want to be alone at home while the family is running around town? You can most definitely bring your dog with you on any outing; it is simply a matter of ensuring you have a few things in place. Here are some things to keep in mind as you plan to road trip with your dog. Safety is key. Endless Tips No matter...

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