Entries by Patricia Boden

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.