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PUPPY CARE CLASS!

Don’t forget about our Puppy Care Classes! Puppies will have a chance to socialize and mingle with each other. Classes are held two consecutive Saturday afternoons, approximately every 3 months. Our next class will be held on June 11th and June 18th!

Our Customer Care Coordinator, Norma Fiore, is a certified puppy care instructor.  She offers puppy care classes for new puppy owners.  Whether you’ve had dogs in the past, or are a first-time dog owner, her classes will help guide you through common puppy problems and provide medical & behavioral information in a fun, informal setting. 

Class topics include:

  • House Training
  • Preventive Health Care
  • First Aid & Emergency Care
  • Behavioral Issues including chewing
  • Basic Commands

Your puppy will graduate to be a fine young “lady” or “gentleman”!!

Apr
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As always, exercise is important even in the winter months! If there’s snow on the ground, check your pet’s paws for ice balls or injuries. Rinse feet off if your pet has walked where de-icers have been used. If your pet is having difficulty exercising due to depth of snow, slick icy surfaces, or appears to be winded, we recommend that you shorten the usual exercise times and monitor for any unusual signs. If you suspect that your pet has ingested any harmful toxins from de-icers or anti-freeze, please let us know immediately, so that we may advise you about what to do next.
Apr
15

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Let’s think: why we need dogs?

Why we have dogs? They cause a lot of complications and troubles in our life, need a lot of care and consume enormous part of our time and money. However, we have them, we love them, we need them.

What for?

 

 
To raise ego
 
For oudoors
 
For support
 
For sport

 

 
To take care of

 

 
For inspiration
 
For fun
 
For security

What does your dog add to your life?

What is your story?

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