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Autumn Health Tips for Dogs

Summer is almost over and the crisp East coast air is on its way. The change of seasons brings much relief as heat and humidity is tough for urban dogs in NYC. I’m a St Bernard, and I hibernate during the summer months– but when the temperatures start to drop, our stamina increases and we’re… Continue reading

How to Prepare Your Dog for Boarding

Your dog is a cherished family member, and the thought of sending your dog away can be a scary prospect. You might be worrying about how your dog feels, how much he might miss you, or how stressed he might be in an unfamiliar environment. My name is Yama, the resident helper dog at Dog… Continue reading

How to Plan a Stress Free Move for Your Dog

Along with the tedium of packing and hauling couches, moving is stressful, but it’s also an exciting ordeal for humans. A new neighborhood– a fabulous new apartment with friendly concierge staff, new restaurants, yoga studio, spin classes or an awesome gym. For a dog, it’s utterly stressful because we have no idea why you’re shoving… Continue reading

Winter Tips for Dogs

I am a St Bernard, and I LOVE winter. Snow, slush and ice rocks my world, but winter is not for every dog as much as warm summers are tough on me. I’ve heard humans say ridiculous things like “dogs do not need coats”, or “dogs do not get cold”. This is preposterous. As much… Continue reading

How to Keep Your Dog Safe In the Summer

Summer is an awesome season for dogs in NYC, because our human parents are active outdoors.  As much as I love the outdoors, I am always hot because I’m a huge dog with a heavy undercoat.  Summer can be a dangerous season for heavily undercoated dogs, short nosed breeds, overweight or elderly dogs, or dogs… Continue reading

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