Entries by Admin_BARKERY

How to Repurpose Raw Bones

The holidays are a wonderful time of year! Family, food, and friends, and entertaining guests means taking time to entertain your dog as well. In this video, Alex and Delena will show you how to upcycle raw marrow bones by turning them into delicious treat nooks that will keep your dog engaged and away from […]

Jacques feels better than ever!

Jacques has had joint trouble since a very young age. The vet recommended two knee surgeries. Thanks to the Barkery’s nutrition and vaccine advice, he’s at a healthy weight, and he is able to run, play, and even jump into the car after years of needing assistance. We are so thankful for your expertise!

Protect Your Dog’s Paws This Winter

The winter season can take a toll on your dogs’ sensitive paws. Constant exposure to snow, ice, and salt can result in dry, cracked, and even painful paw pads. Keep his or her feet safe all season long with these helpful tips from Animal Wellness Magazine. 1. Apply a Protective Paw Balm Before walks, apply […]

Chain of Hope Needs Our Help.

Do you know what Chain of Hope is? If the answer is no, it’s time to remedy that. Chain of Hope (CoH) is like a lot of local Kansas City area rescue organizations in that it’s run by some of the most compassionate people you’ll ever meet. People with huge hearts. But they’re also among […]

November Special – Nulo

Nulo is passionate about pet nutrition and living active, healthy lifestyles for ourselves and our pets. Made in the United States, these protein-rich diets are low carb and low glycemic to provide stable energy levels. Many pet parents will be happy to know that the first 3-4 ingredients in each food are animal proteins, and […]

Essential Oils for Skin Care

Most abnormal skin conditions include some amount of inflammation or infection. Veterinarians are trained to utilize anti-inflammatory drugs and immunosuppressives to manage these conditions, but essential oils, some of which have been revered since biblical times, can be very effective and safe if utilized properly. Essential oil usage is often a choice now requested by […]

Considerations for an Itchy Pet

Pets with environmental allergies tend to suffer in the spring and fall, but what about dogs and cats who seem itchy regardless of the season? In those cases, it’s likely there’s something in the pet’s diet that’s causing the miserable itching. Pets with food allergies typically have symptoms such as itchy skin, skin and ear […]

The Benefits of Coconut Oil

People everywhere are discovering the wonders that coconut oil can create. From hair and skincare to digestive and immune health, coconut oil’s popularity is continuing to grow. You may be wondering – if coconut oil is good for me, is it just as good for my pet? Holistic Veterinarian Dr. Karen Becker explains the benefits […]

Raw Diets for Dogs: Are They Better?

The idea of feeding raw food to your pet tends to divide us into two groups – either it makes sense to you to feed a biologically appropriate diet, or it may strike you as completely unsanitary and borderline barbaric. Regardless of your point of view, raw is the fastest growing sector of the pet food market. […]