Fun Fact Friday!

Posted on February 16, 2018 by Chelsea Smales | 0 comments

You wouldn't know it with all the drooling going on when you're fixin' a home cooked meal, but dogs only have about 1700 tastebuds! Sounds like a lot, but humans have over 9000!

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Fact Friday!

Posted on January 19, 2018 by Chelsea Smales | 0 comments

The best way to make sure your pet is at their ideal weight is not by actually weighing them, but by their Body Condition Score!

A Body Condition Score (BCS) chart lays out specific guidelines to help pet owners and professionals have a hands-on assessment of fat and muscle mass. It is either scored 1-5 or 1-9 depending on what chart you use.

Click the link below to take a look at a BCS chart and figure out where your pet stands!

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Fact Friday!

Posted on January 12, 2018 by Chelsea Smales | 0 comments

Did you know that a dog has different ways of wagging its tail?! 
It was discovered that if a dog wags its tail to the right, it means its happy! But, when they wag their tail to the left, they are frightened. A low wag means they're insecure, and a rapid tail wag accompanied by tense muscles could signal aggression. 
Cool!

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Fact Friday!

Posted on January 05, 2018 by Chelsea Smales | 0 comments

Some dogs are just naturally better swimmers than others.
The Lab Retriever is one of those breeds, along with the Newfoundland. But did you know that these great swimmers have a leg up on the others as they have webbed feet?!
How cool is that!

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Fun Fact Friday!

Posted on December 29, 2017 by Chelsea Smales | 0 comments

Did you know that Chihuahuas are born with a soft spot, just like a human baby?! It hardens up as they age and is called a molera. In babies, this spot is called a fontanelle.

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Fun Fact Friday!

Posted on December 22, 2017 by Chelsea Smales | 0 comments

2017 is winding down and we have the top dog names for this year!

Max made the top of the list for the boys, and Bella hit #1 for the girls! 🐾

Did your pet make the cut this year?! Let us know!

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Fun Fact Friday!

Posted on December 08, 2017 by Chelsea Smales | 0 comments

Smarty Pants! 🤓


Did you know that your dog is as smart as a two-year-old toddler?! 

That’s right! It may be why your furry friends get along so well with the younger members of the family. 

A dog can understand approximately 250 words and gestures; they really ARE smarter than you think!

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