Why Swimming is Great Exercise for Your Dog

There are many articles and videos published each year promoting the benefits of swimming for humans. Swimming also provides many benefits for dogs as well. These are a few of the benefits of dogs swimming. Exercise All dogs need regular exercise to remain healthy. Swimming provides excellent exercise for your canine companion, and provides both… Read more »

Tips for Choosing the Right Dog Boarding Place

When you are looking around for a hotel to stay at when you’re on vacation, you don’t simply pick the one with the lowest price and book a room. You take a look at what different hotels have to offer, scroll through photos of what the various guest rooms look like, and then make a… Read more »

Why Do Dogs Love to Cuddle?

When you go on vacation and you need to leave your pet dog in good hands, they should stay at Tailwaggers Country Inn in Van Alstyne, Texas, where they’re guaranteed cuddle time. Why do dogs love to cuddle? Well, cuddling is more than just a quick hug. It’s time spent together, a dog near its… Read more »

Why Dogs Need Playtime

Dogs are a beloved part of the family in millions of American homes. While dogs make great companions for humans, they also need play time in order to be as healthy and happy as possible. These are a few of the reasons why dogs need play time. Exercise Hanging around the house all day without… Read more »

The Importance of Dogs Interactions

Imagine what would happen to you if you spent all day cooped up inside of your house with almost no interaction with the outside world. It probably wouldn’t be long before you started driving yourself crazy! You might even turn into a mean and nasty person due to lack of interaction. Well, guess what? The… Read more »

Easter and Your Pet

The Easter holidays are a special time to share with your family, eat good food and enjoy the spring weather. But when you’re having a bunch of family members come to your home for Easter dinner, there are a few things you may not have realized can be a hazard to your pet. Here are… Read more »

Spring Means Allergies – For Your Dog, Too!

Spring is almost upon us, and that means for many of us, our allergy symptom will be in full swing. Allergies don’t just affect humans, however. Your beloved canine companion can also be affected. Dogs’ immune systems function much like our own, which means that when some pollens or other springtime irritants are breathed in,… Read more »

Daycare and Your Dog: More than Just Playtime

Some people may hear “doggy daycare” and scoff, but the truth is that enrolling your pup in a daycare program offers much more than just play time for your dog. Most of us spend more than eight hours away from home during the week, tending to our job responsibilities, and then another eight hours sleeping…. Read more »

Looking and Feeling Good: Why Grooming Is Good for Your Pet

Why groom your dog? Is there a point to it? Of course there’s a point! Humans cut their nails and hair and dogs should too! It is an essential way to maintain your dog’s health and happy disposition. No one likes dog hair everywhere, and regularly brushing your dog can cut down on dog hair… Read more »

Stay Connected With Your Pet No Matter Where You Are

At Tailwaggers Country Inn, we know that your pet is a huge part of your family and we understand that the health and well-being of your “fur baby” is important to you. Going on vacation or out of town is great, but when you leave your pet behind, it can lead to large amounts of… Read more »