How a Simple Lake Trip Could Pose a Deadly Threat to Your Pooch

Despite the fact that we owe our very existence to cyanobacteria (blue-green algae), it’s still incredibly toxic to humans, fish, and even dogs! Blue-green algae isn’t even technically a type of algae, but a type of bacteria. Scientists however didn’t know this until the 60’s. Cyanobacteria is native to Central Texas waters (as well as […]

Keeping your furry friends safe on the spookiest night of the year

There’s some very important information to remember on Halloween to keep your pets safe.  Everyone knows that chocolate is bad for dogs, but there’s likely things people wouldn’t think twice about before giving to their pets. Take raisins for instance, they’re healthy for us, but can very easily cause kidney failure in dogs. Other things […]

The newest controversy in dog health: to fix or not to fix?

Recent research shows that having your pup fixed might not be the healthiest option anymore Ever since the 70’s when Bob Barker started reminding us to spay or neuter our pets, it’s been the norm to have them sterilized. But now, according to new research, having your dog fixed could be linked to things such […]

Beat the Heat: PART 2

Here at Pampered Pups Dog Sitting, with it being summertime, we wanted to share some tips and hacks for everyone who has a beloved pet. So here is part two to our Beat the Heat series, to help every pet parent and owner break through the blazing hot summer months with easy and simple tricks.  Frozen […]

Beat the Heat

Here at Pampered Pups Dog Sitting, with it being summertime, we wanted to share some tips and hacks for everyone who has a beloved pet. Everyone loves to play and relax on vacation in these summer months, but you should keep your pet’s safety (and yours) in mind while also having a fun time!   […]

Pampered Pups Dog Sitting At Your Service!

Here at Pampered Pups Dog Sitting, we are almost surprised by how many people do not realize how much we do outside of dog walks. Not only do we do dog walks, but we also of course pet sit along with other services. It appears that those who use us for dog walking neglect to […]

Dog-Pet-Sitting-Walking-North-Dallas – May is Cancer Awareness Month

Pet Sitting Dog Walking North Dallas says May is cancer awareness month for us all including your wonderful pets !  May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month, but it isn’t just humans who need to be concerned about the pitfalls of too much sun exposure. Dr. Ann Hohenhaus, Vetstreet, writes, “As a veterinary oncologist, I meet […]

Dog-Pet-Sitting-Walking-North-Dallas – Cancer Cure and Your Pet

Did you know, your pet could help cure cancer, introduced by – Dog-Pet-Sitting-Walking-North-Dallas Texas veterinarians are setting up a registry to connect pets with cancer to human cancer researchers.  The researchers believe that diseased pets are better predictors than mice of the effectiveness of new cancer treatments for humans. Dogs suffer from cancers that are […]

National Pet Dental Health – Dog-Pet-Sitting-Walking-North-Dallas

Dog-Pet-Sitting-Walking-North-Dallas notes that February is National Pet Dental Health Month so let’s talk today about the importance of good oral hygiene. Pets all start life with clean, white teeth.  Healthy teeth are an important part of your pet’s overall well-being.  As they get older, plaque builds up and decay can set in.  Bacteria in the […]

Dog-Pet-Sitting-Walking-North-Dallas on Doggie Travel

Dog-Pet-Sitting-Walking-North-Dallas says careful preparation reduces the stress of traveling with your dog this summer. As you go out of town for that last minute summer vacation, keep in mind some tips that will help your furry buddy stay happy and healthy.  If you are traveling by car, take you dog on several short trips to […]