Should They Stay or Should They Go? Finding the Right Place for Your Dog at the Holidays

Deciding whether or not to have your pup join in on the holiday festivities can be tough. Whether you’re hosting at home or spending time elsewhere, most of us would like to have our pets with us. After all, they usually make our lives richer, funnier, and sweeter, right? But let’s take a step back […]

Giardia: Oregon’s Holiday Gift to Dogs and Their Families

Most people associate giardia with backwoods hiking trips and unboiled streamwater. Oregon, always politically correct, rejects this stereotype. Here in the Pacific Northwest, we embrace the scourge of fecal-contaminated water in our backyards, playgrounds and, of course, dog parks! And while most of us may be familiar with the name, and many of us with […]