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5 Reasons to Feed Your Dog Raw Honey

Raw honey is one of nature’s most powerful and versatile remedies – even for dogs! This article from Whole Dog Journal explains how you can use raw honey on your dog for these various ailments. Local Raw Honey Relieves Dogs’ Skin Allergies Medical research supports the use of local honey to combat environmental allergies. “Local” […]

It’s Time to Put a Stop to Mindless Over-Vaccination

Dr. John Robb, founder of the Protect the Pets movement, is a veterinarian for over 30 years and world famous almost overnight (more about that shortly). Dr. Robb attended the veterinary school at the University of California, Davis, in the early 1980s, followed by a one-year internship at a private practice in Connecticut, the New Haven Central […]

July is Lost Pet Prevention Month

Lost Pet Prevention Month was created to give pet parents focused, in-depth resources, tools, and strategies for preventing a lost pet, as well as advice for getting them home quickly if they go missing without a leash. July 5 is historically the busiest day in shelters due to pets displaced because of fear of fireworks […]

July Special at the Barkery

We’re offering some great savings this month for dog and cat guardians! Orijen and Acana pet foods are made from fresh, regional ingredients and are designed to nourish your dog or cat in a biologically appropriate way. These protein-rich, carbohydrate limited diets are sustainably & ethically sourced, and guaranteed to give you peace of mind while keeping your […]

Facts About Heartworm

“To judge by your local veterinarian’s stern insistence on regular heartworm pills for your dog, you’d think we’re in the midst of a brutal epidemic, leaving piles of the dead in its wake. I think there’s an epidemic too, but of a different sort: of disease-causing toxicity instilled in our pets by heartworm preventative pills.” […]

Barkery Rewards Program

Brookside Barkery & Bath appreciates our customers, and have programs to reward them for purchases and visits to any location, as well as incentives for referring others to us. See more details about our Loyalty Program and our Referral Program below to learn how you can be rewarded for making your pets part of the […]

Need Your Pet Bathed/Groomed? Here’s What You Should Know!

Brookside Barkery & Bath takes pride in being Kansas City’s favorite pet grooming facility. Our wide variety of services range from self-service bathing to full-service grooming and everything in between! If you are looking to schedule an appointment with us, here are some things you should know: You must call our store to schedule a […]

Are Probiotics Good for Your Pet?

Probiotic supplements are everywhere. You may be taking one. But is it necessary to give probiotics to your dog or cat? Probiotics are nutritional supplements that contain live microorganisms (bacteria and/or yeast) that aim to improve health and digestion. They are typically used to improve the gastrointestinal tract. Consider a dog with diarrhea, for example. […]

10 Fresh Foods to Share With Your Pet

At the Barkery, we believe in feeding your pet a fresh, carefully balanced diet. The wonderful thing about homemade diets is being able to pick your own ingredients. You pick the quality of meat and veggies because you select the food yourself. Research shows that offering any amount of fresh food to your dog is beneficial. Maybe you […]