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Tips to Help Dogs Find Their Ideal Weight

Pet Overweight Problem Solutions from a Dog Boarding Specialist

Happy dog in a wood deckToday, our dog boarding specialists have decided to speak about one of the most common dog problems: overweight. The sad truth is that many pets get 2 times the food they need, plus treats multiple times a day. As a result, they get vulnerable to various diseases and become more clumsy and inactive in general.

Even just a few excess pounds may compromise a more active, and enjoyable life for pets. Here is a sample of the ideal dog weight for your beloved pet:
German shepherd – 75-95 lbs
Labrador retriever – 65-80 lbs
Beagle – 18-30 lbs
Yorkshire terrier – under 7 lbs Continue reading

What Has Made Pet Care Services so Popular These Days?

How a Dog Boarding Service Can Be Beneficial For You and Your Pet

Labrador puppy dog81% of Americans consider their dogs a part of the family. This is why they also give them presents and try to pamper them as much as possible. If you can’t afford a $100,000 pet collar, of course, this does not mean that you cannot pamper your dog. If your dog can’t tag along the upcoming holiday season, consider one of the trendiest and most practical services for dogs today: home dog boarding.

The average dog owner spends about $274 per year on kennel boarding. This is the second highest annual expense for pet owners. If you want to reduce the bill a bit, however, you better consider the option of hiring a home boarding specialist. 23% of dog owners had used kennels, pet sitting, or boarding in the last 6 months , while they were away on a holiday. In fact, 75% of dog owners do not take their pets while they are on a trip, which makes the percentage of people using professional dog day care so high. Continue reading