Dogs All Day, Charlotte... Where dogs play all day!

   
     Monday-Friday 7:00am-7:00pm
Saturday-Sunday 8:30am-6:00pm

4240 South Blvd
Charlotte, NC 28209
(p) 704-523-3380
(f) 704-523-3381

Tag Archives: dog daycare

A Day In The Life of a Dogs All Day Daycare Dog

7:00 am-7:30 am: Arrival ‘I love car rides, wonder where we are going this morning, let me hang my head out of the window to do some investigative sniffing. OH BOY, OH BOY, OH BOY, we are near my doggie daycare, hope that’s where we are headed!! OH YAY, Mom is now pulling into the […]

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Why you MUST Trim Your Dog’s Nails!

Trimming your dog’s toe nails – IT IS a necessary evil! Whether dogs like it or not, dogs (and puppies!) need their toenails cut regularly. Dog nails allowed to grow long may become ingrown or torn, and long dewclaws can pierce dogs’ feet. Dogs with long toenails struggle to walk on slippery floors and easily damage […]

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Dog Food 101

There are basically three categories of dog food – canned, kibble or raw — but there various sub-categories and distinctions within the categories.  The healthiest category of food is “raw” but is also the category that gives most pet owners pause.  Beyond uncooked raw food — fresh meat, vegetables, fruits, etc. — there are the “freeze dried”, […]

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Puppy Warts 101

Puppy Warts – What are they? Dog warts, also known as “cutaneous papillomas” can be found quite often in puppies, although older dogs can get them. The warts are usually found on the dog’s face, along the lips, inside the mouth, and occasionally on the eyelids or toes. The color is generally pale, and will […]

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For My Fellow Dog Moms

I recently ran across this poem from years ago.  As a dog mom, I cannot begin to explain what a joy my dogs and all the dogs that I am so blessed to take care of mean to me. Happy Mother’s Day to all of my fellow dog moms!   I made and ate hot […]

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Is Rawhide Safe for my Dog?

First, let’s answer the question, what is rawhide?   Rawhide is the tough inner layer of bull, cow, water buffalo or horse hides. It is essentially a byproduct of the meat industry. What are the dangers of rawhide?   First of all, rawhide is not considered a food item. Thus, it is not covered by any labeling, processing, […]

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Spring Plant Hazards For Your Pet

Spring has begun in the Carolinas!  Even though they are beautiful, some plants are poisonous to pets if ingested.  Some can even be deadly!  Here are some plants to keep out of your dog’s reach: Autumn Crocus – Can cause severe vomiting, gastrointestinal bleeding, liver and kidney damage and even respiratory failure Azalea – Even a few […]

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Give a Dog a Bone

Many people think of chewing as “just a puppy thing” but the fact is, canines in the wild spend quite a bit of time every day chewing on bones, in order to extract every last calorie and mineralthey need. Our dogs have a ready food supply, so they don’t have to spend every spare moment […]

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A Lifetime of Dry Dog Food?

Would you feed your two legged child the same “nutritionally complete” dry cereal at every meal for their entire lifetime?  Then why do we feed our four legged fur babies like this? When dry dog food hits the dog’s stomach, it is not what the stomach expects.  The stomach then needs a huge influx of […]

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Human foods that are harmful to dogs.

There are many common human foods that are really harmful to your dog.  Their digestive systems are different than ours so not everything you eat is a good idea to share with the pooch. Bones from fish and cooked bones can obstruct the digestivesystem.  Not good! Chocolate, coffee, tea and caffeinated drinks are bad.  They contain caffeine which could be toxic and impact the […]

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