This flu season, protect yourself AND your dog!

IMPORTANT MESSAGE FROM DOGCHANNEL.COM (Advertorial) Human flu season occurs every year, but did you know that DOGS can get the flu too?  Canine influenza virus (CIV) is a unique strain of the flu that causes influenza in dogs. Since most dogs have no natural immunity to the virus, almost every dog that comes in contact with…

Halloween Safety Tips

Safety Tips for Pet Parents during Halloween (copied from the ASPCA) The ASPCA recommends taking some precautions this Halloween to keep you and your pet safe. 1. Candy is for trick-or-treaters, not for Scruffy and Fluffy. Chocolate in all forms can be dangerous for dogs and cats. Candies with xylitol can also cause serious problems….

DOOLITTLE’S DOGHOUSE ENABLES MOTHER’S DAY REUNION FOR DOGS AND OWNER

Mother’s Day was extra special for Chris Smith this year. After a sixty day separation necessitated by Smith’s move to Hawaii, Doolittle’s Doghouse helped reunite the former Arizona resident with her two dogs, Brownie and Blackie, on May 12, one day before Mother’s Day. While preparing to move from Arizona to Hawaii to be with…

What your dogs are saying

Some dogs are bred to bark (hello chihuahua) and some do not (did you say Basenji?) Yet all dogs bark at some point, and here’s what they are saying (quoted from K9 magazine): (1). Continuous rapid barking, midrange pitch: “Call the pack! There is a potential problem! (2). Barking in rapid strings of three or…