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How To Care for Your Dogs Dry & Cracked Paws

Dry and cracked paw pads can come from a variety of elements. Usually you can give your dog relief from dry or cracked paws at home, although in certain cases vet care may be necessary. Interesting Facts about Paw Pads They absorb shock, which spares joints from too much pressure. Dogs sweat through their paw […]

The True Reason Dogs Eat Poop & How to Make Them Stop

Why Do Dogs Eat Poop? “Coprophagia” is the scientific term given to act of consuming excrement. As pet owners, it is likely you have caught your dog eating a random pile of poop and felt thoroughly disgusted. However, it’s best to keep an open mind because your dog may be trying to tell you something. “…[M]ore often […]

January Is Walk Your Dog Month

At Brookside Barkery, we believe in doing what is best for your best friend! Walks are part of your pet’s overall health and provide many long-lasting benefits for the both of you. In honor of walk your dog month, here are some tips for a safe, healthy, and fun outing with your pup. Be the […]

Pet Wellness Assessment Kit

Many pet owners come to the Barkery for advice regarding their pet’s food allergies and environmental sensitivities. Eating the wrong food or being in the wrong environment can put stress on your pet that leads to itchiness, redness, dry skin, sneezing, vomiting, paw chewing, and more. Changing your dogs diet could improve its quality of life. […]

Remember: Your Dog or Cat Is a Carnivore

When Deciding What to Feed Your Pet, Remember: Your Dog or Cat Is a Carnivore First and foremost, it is important to remember when picking out your pet’s dog or cat food that your pet is a carnivore. His genetic make up and internal workings remain essentially the same as his wild carnivorous ancestors. All […]

Barkery Bath Dog Grooming Basics

Dog grooming is one of your dog’s basic needs and an important part of pet ownership. Just like people, dogs need to be groomed regularly to look and feel their best. Here are a few tips for dog owners of all kinds to stay on top of grooming at home: Hair Brushing – most dogs […]

Vaccine Advice from the Barkery!

We are typically told, as pet owners, how often to have our pets vaccinated by our vets. We naturally assume this is what’s best for our pet to keep it safe and healthy. But is it? Some of the common vaccinations can actually be doing your pet more harm than good. Many vets recommend both puppies […]

January Special at The Barkery

The January special includes two of our favorites, Stella & Chewy’s Raw and Frozen Food, and Fromm’s Gold and Four Star recipes. Stella & Chewy’s Raw/Frozen food contains organic fruits and vegetables, and is minimally processed which makes it easy for your furry friend to digest. This month is a great time to try raw/frozen food for […]

New Year’s Resolutions For Your Pet…and You!

Goals aren’t just for people! The start of a new year, for many of us, signifies a fresh start and a change to better bad habits. One of America’s most common resolutions is to lose weight. With over 60% of Americans categorized as overweight, it may come as no surprise that over 50% of pets are […]