Category: Pet Health

How Daycare Can Benefit Your Dog’s Health

At Tailwaggers Country Inn, we believe that a healthy pet is a happy pet. Life can be stressful and sometimes your canine companion can take the backburner. Our doggy daycare program ensures that your pet is well exercised and cared for while you’re at work, away on business or out of town on vacation. In… Read more »

Caring for a New Puppy

Did you get a puppy for Christmas this year? While a puppy can be one of the best gifts you’ve received, it’s important to know that they need a lot of care, especially their first year with you. Off the bat make sure to check what shots they have, and what they will need. A… Read more »

What Your Dog Sees as Tasty Could Mean their Life

   You always want to watch what your pet might get themselves into. There are plenty of things out there toxic if ingested to our furry friends. Remaining mindful over what they may eat is always the best course of action to ensure they don’t get sick. But there are a lot of things you… Read more »

Keep Chocolate Away From Your Dog

Chocolate should never be given to a dog. Most of us know this. But not all quite grasp the science behind it or what to do if on accident their dog ingests any type of chocolate.   Chocolate contains both fat and caffeine that combine to produce chemicals like methylxanthine and heobromine. These chemicals react… Read more »

When Boarding your Pet, Cleanliness Crucial to Health

If you’re hopping a flight or heading to a destination not allowing you four legged friend, you will need to board your pet. But before picking your furry friend’s temporary home, you are going to want to make sure it’s a clean and comfortable place where your pet will be happy. But this is only… Read more »

Socializing your Dog Essential to Happiness

Properly socializing your dog from an early age is among the most important aspects of being a dog owner. Socialization is essential to your dog’s happiness and is sure to positively affect his health and longevity. Dogs, like humans, are social by nature. The earlier and more frequently you socialize your dog, the happier his… Read more »

What Should I Do If My Dog Gets Into Poison?

All dog owners should know what kinds of substances are poisonous to dogs. Some are obvious, like chemicals that are dangerous to humans as well, but some are not, such as walnuts or garlic. While keeping dangerous items and garbage out of reach can help you avoid a bad situation, sometimes it’s unavoidable and your… Read more »