Paws Up Blogs

In The Summer Heat

Karen Mounts We are all concerned about the rising temperatures this Summer. We worry about our kids staying out too long and suffering from dehydration as well as ourselves. But, are we concerned enough about our pets? Would you be comfortable sitting around outside when the temperature is between 95 and 105 degrees? Your pet […]

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Obedience – It Could Save a Life

Karen Mounts The importance of obedience applies to more than just the everyday life of your dog. Imagine your family enjoying a BBQ on the front lawn; kids playing ball with your dog and the ball bounces toward the street with a car speeding by!! You can call your children away but what about your […]

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Your Pet’s First Visit to the Groomer

Karen Mounts Anyone with a dog that will require constant grooming should start out by taking your dog in for a simple bath and brush. This is a fairly simple routine that allows the Groomer and the dog time to get acquainted. After the second or third visit you should be able to tell that […]

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Potty Training

Karen Mounts Once you get your puppy home the first thing you will be concerned with is potty training. The following is the best way we have found to make this task a success. We have a crate for the puppy’s sleeping quarters. Attach an exercise pen (portable fencing that comes in various sizes and […]

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Protect Your Pets During the Winter Season

Karen Mounts With the onset of cold weather, it would be a good time to spare a thought for our cuddly friends, as there are some hazards that we should pay particular attention to. One of the most obvious and yet least thought of is protection from the weather, particularly cold. If you have outside […]

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Bringing Home Your New Pet

Karen Mounts Getting a new pet is exciting for all! If you are single this is a new buddy/side kick. Someone to run with; watch TV with, or just go out cruising. If you have a family you have just acquired a new protector, clown, confidant, and playmate for you and your children. As excited […]

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