Entries by Patricia Boden

DOG WEAR IS HERE!

Just in time for cooler weather, our big shipment of dog wear has arrived! Choose from horse blanket type coats, fleeced coats, water repellant coats, hand knit sweaters and even lighter weights to wear indoors for a little extra warmth. The most fashionable plaids, stripes, patterns and a beautiful array of bright solid colors too. […]

Stock Up on High Visibility Apparel!

When the days are getting shorter, your dogs should wear reflective vests, leads and collars for their early morning and after work walks. Cats too should have high visibility collars to be seen in the dark. We have reflective wear in stock, including rechargeable LED options. Also, if you are in an rural area where […]

Fall is here – are your pets ready?

Here’s some tips to make seasonal transitions easier for your pets! Now’s the time to change up the proteins to warming meats like beef, duck and venison and add veggies like carrots, parsnips, and darker greens. If you’ve turned on the heat in your home, start adding fish oil to the diet to keep their […]

Seasonal Allergy Solutions For Pets!

Now’s the time to boost your dog or cat’s immune system so their body can fight fall allergies! Summer’s getting ready to leave us… and weeds, grasses and leaves are already dying back. Pair that with the unusually wet summer and you’ve got mold and allergens in the air! Our experience has found that when […]

NEW Foods and a Sale from The Honest Kitchen!

Introducing Marvel (turkey and parsnip) and Brave (whitefish and coconut) from The Honest Kitchen! And to celebrate, you’ll receive $10 OFF a four pound box or $15 OFF a ten pound box on ANY variety you choose! No kidding! No limits on how many boxes you want!

The Difference Between a Lead…and a Leash…and Why It Matters!

Although we have many kinds of dog walking gear… we go back to what the noted trainer Wendy Volhard teaches… you “lead” your dog with a lead, your dog leads you with a “leash” — a leash just connects him to you but he is in control. Many people choose harnesses and extending leads because it […]

Is Your Dog Acting Like a Scardy Cat This Summer?

Thunderstorms, fireworks, a house full of relatives, travel, and boarding kennels… any of these make a summer vacation stressful for your dogs and cats.. and for you too! Fear not, we have great solutions for a peaceful summer! HomeoPet’s “Storm Stress” and “Travel Anxiety” are safe for all ages and can be used in combination […]

Jump into Summer!

Get relief from fleas, ticks, allergies, travel anxiety and scary thunderstorms! We have the best selection of flea/tick repellants, both internal and external. No chemicals of course. And they really work. Also, the best defense against allergies is a strong immune system. A high protein diet makes the skin “stronger” and more able to “repel” allergens […]

Bow Wow Walk

Saturday, May 30 8:30-12:30 at Lee Park, downtown Cville. A 2.5k walk with your dog to support the Cville SPCA.  Registration 8:30, Walk begins at 10. Vendor Fair and Post Walk Party 8-12:30. Human and dog entertainment, canine competition, treats for human and pups, and a pack of animal-friendly vendors and sponsors.