As the summer season comes to a close for some, other areas of the country tend to get a little extension outside of the traditional three-month period. This means even more time near the beach and outdoors. If your beachfront complex is one of the lucky ones, it’s still important to be aware of how you can make your pet-friendly area the go-to spot for residents and dedicated beach goers.
Here are some tips and tricks that will prove you’re the best beachfront community on the block.
Grilled burgers, warm sunshine, close family members and your beloved pet are the necessary ingredients to create the ideal Labor Day weekend. With a rapid increase in the use of dog-friendly areas, there’s sure to be an increase in dogs joining their families for outdoor barbecues at apartments, campgrounds and parks this year.
On average, veterinarians consider dogs over seven years of age to be “seniors”. Although size and breed can slide the scale a bit, senior dogs are just as deserving of safe, loving homes as their younger counterparts.
So, to celebrate and honor our four-legged elders, here are some great reasons why adopting older dogs are the best decision you can make.
If there’s one thing pet owners can’t get enough of, it’s spending quality time with their furry companions. But with owning any pet, comes major responsibility that shouldn’t be taken lightly.
The summer means a whole lot of fun, food, fireworks and fur for all of our four-legged friends out there. It also means a noticeable rise in daytime temperatures, which can become a burden for some dogs.
So, here are a few ways in which you can turn your dog park into a summertime oasis that’ll be the perfect spot for pets to cool off throughout the summer.
Dogs may be the best people, but just because you can eat whatever you want, doesn’t mean your furry friend should be fed the same things people eat, too. Summer is officially here, which means the number of cookouts and dinner parties you throw are bound to increase.
To make sure your pets stay safe and properly satiated this summer, we’ve created this handy checklist of foods Fido should and shouldn’t chow down on.
We only get one Earth, so it’s the responsibility of everyone on the planet to do his or her part in keeping things clean, tidy and ecologically friendly. As a property owner or manager, your impact can be best felt rather close to home with how you choose to maintain your dog-friendly area.
So, in recognition of World Environment Day today, here are just a few quick, cost-effective, and environmentally friendly ways to reduce your dog park’s carbon footprint.
Just like with humans, you can learn a lot about what’s going on inside your pup’s body by taking a closer look at the droppings you’ve picked up with your dog waste bag. In fact, that’s why your vet asks for a sample of your pet’s poop almost every time you come in for a visit. From warning when it’s time for a visit to said vet, to letting you know if there’s something in your dog’s diet that isn’t agreeing with him, observing your pup’s poop is just one of the ways you can be a better, more responsible dog owner.