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Sandy Pawz Dog House Newsletter – August 2015

Mar 9, 2016 |

Sandy Pawz Dog House August 2015 Newsletter Most people keep identification tags on their pet’s collar which is great.  Unfortunately, sometimes tags fall off.  It’s always a good idea to have a back-up plan.  These days microchipping is a great option.  Microchips are placed under the pet’s skin.  Most veterinarians and shelters have a hand […more]

Sandy Pawz Dog House Newsletter – June 2015

Mar 9, 2016 |

Sandy Pawz Dog House June 2015 Newsletter So May, was pretty gray.  We had some rain (which we need) and some fairly cool temperatures.  If you’re someone who enjoys bringing your dog when you’re out and about then these conditions were perfect for you because you didn’t have to worry about dogs in hot cars. […more]

Sandy Pawz Dog House Newsletter – May 2015

Mar 9, 2016 |

Sandy Pawz Dog House May 2015 Newsletter As the days get warmer our dogs are more likely to develop hot spots.  Hot spots can develop from flea bites, allergies, skin disease, lack of grooming, and not being dried thoroughly.  Hot spots are usually devoid of hair, and they can be painful, swollen, and often have […more]

Sandy Pawz Dog House Newsletter – April 2015 Happy Birthday to us!

Mar 9, 2016 |

April 2015 Happy Birthday! On April 1, 2012, Sandy Pawz Dog House opened its doors for the first time.  We had 2 owners, a manger, and 2 groomers.  Today, 3 years later we have groomers, bathers, daycare attendants, boarding attendants, and managers.  We cannot believe how much we’ve grown in such a short period of time, and we know […more]

Sandy Pawz Dog House Newsletter – March 2015

Mar 9, 2016 |

Sandy Pawz Dog House March 2015 Newsletter A Quick Apology!! While working on this month’s newsletter I accidentally sent a work in progress.  Sorry about that! Watching Your Pets Waistlines Recent studies show that over 50% of American pets are overweight or obese.  Studies also show that 45% of pet owners asked if their pets […more]

Sandy Pawz Dog House Newsletter – February 2015

Mar 9, 2016 |

Sandy Pawz Dog House February 2015 Newsletter In January our newsletter was all about puppies.  This month our newsletter is all about ‘senior’ pets.  My dog C.C. is a senior at 13 and a half years old, so there is definitely a place in my heart for the older dogs.  We’ll be talking about training […more]

Sandy Pawz Dog House Newsletter – January 2015

Mar 9, 2016 |

Sandy Pawz Dog House January 2015 Newsletter Happy 2015!!  We hope you had a happy and safe holiday season and that your new year has started out great.  With the new year, we’re seeing lots of new puppies, which we love!  In honor of the new year and the new puppies, this newsletter is all […more]

Sandy Pawz Dog House Newsletter – November 2014

Mar 8, 2016 |

Sandy Pawz Dog House November 2014 Newsletter Lately I’ve been thinking about the tv show Cheers.  I really liked that show when it was on and I watched it every week.  The part I’ve been thinking about is when Norm Peterson would walk into the bar every week and everyone would yell “Norm!”.  I’ve realized, […more]

Sandy Pawz Dog House Newsletter – October 2014

Mar 8, 2016 |

Sandy Pawz Dog House October 2014 Newsletter Scary Halloween Edition! Ghosts, goblins, and ghouls, oh my!  October is the month for scary spectors, brain sucking zombies, wicked witches, and an occasional princess.  While all of these are in good fun and part of the Halloween spirit, there is something scary enough to shake your bones; […more]

Sandy Pawz Dog House Newsletter – August 2014

Mar 8, 2016 |

Sandy Pawz Dog House August 2014 Newsletter With its long days, Summer is a great time to do outdoor activities with your dog.  The problem is the heat.  It’s easy for dogs to become overheated which can be dangerous.  That’s why Ruff Wear’s Cooling Vest for dogs is a great idea.  You wet it down, […more]