Tag: dog walk

Dog Poop Scooper Review

  Having two large dogs and boarding dogs in my home as part of my business, I have to poop scoop my backyard once or twice a day for the safety of their health (see our Poop Scooping section), my back and my shoes.  Because of this, I’ve tried numerous poop scoopers on the market and… Read more »

Nutri-Vet Dog Food Recalls

Nutri-Vet Nutri-Vet, LLC. of Boise, ID is voluntarily recalling its Nutri-Vet and NutriPet Chicken Jerky Products because they may be contaminated with Salmonella. Salmonella can sicken animals that eat these products and humans are at risk for Salmonella poisoning from handling contaminated pet products, especially if they have not thoroughly washed their hands after having… Read more »

Why Do Dogs Eat Poop?

While walking a client’s new 4-month-old Golden Retriever puppy and watching in horror as she started to eat her own poop, I wondered why on earth would they do that?  It’s bad enough when they eat cat poop but their own?  Of course, one’s immediate thought after witnessing this vomit-inducing scene is, I just let… Read more »

Dog Walking 101 – Poop Bag Holders

Most municipalities these days require dog owners to pick up their pet’s waste and not just for the obvious reason. Pet waste carries parasites and can be deadly for dogs as well as a mess on your shoes. You can read more on our “Poop Scooping” Services page. Dog owners come in 2 categories: The… Read more »

Halloween Safety Tips for Your Pets

No Scaredy Cats This Halloween: Top 10 Safety Tips for Pet Parents Attention, animal lovers, it’s almost the spookiest night of the year! The ASPCA recommends taking some common sense precautions this Halloween to keep you and your pet saying “trick or treat!” all the way to November 1. 1. No tricks, no treats: That… Read more »