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Dental Health and Raw Bones

Just in time for Pet Dental Health Month, the Integrative Veterinary Care Journal shared an article on raw bone safety.  Jodie Gruenstern, DVM, CVA says, “The major purpose of feeding raw bones is to clean the teeth. This can only be accomplished if the pet chews the bone. Gulping is not beneficial…A variety of bone […]

Video: Lotus Models our Winter Weather Gear

Inclement weather arrives again – but your pet doesn’t have to suffer! Have you stopped in lately to check out all of our winter weather gear? Everything from sweaters to booties and in between! Yes, we said booties – Muttluks, to be precise. Proudly designed and made in Canada since 1994, Muttluks are not just fancy […]

$2 Off 1 lb. Nature’s Kitchen Tubs!

February Special! Take $2 off every 1 lb. tub. Mix and match.  NO LIMIT. All the benefits of a raw diet, in a lightly-cooked food. Easy to serve, Nature’s Kitchen contains over 80% fresh meat in every recipe. All meats are human grade and certified USDA Grade-A, making them the best proteins available. Learn more by watching the Nature’s […]

Separation Anxiety in Dogs

Pet MD Shares Helpful Information for Pet Owners with Anxious Pups According to the experts at Pet MD, “Separation anxiety in dogs usually results in destructive behavior when an owner leaves the pet. Behaviors that may be seen include vocalization, destroying objects, digging or even depression. However, these behaviors may also be due to other […]

Hypertension in Cats – Time for a Test?

Is high blood pressure affecting your cat’s overall health? Typically seen in senior and geriatric felines, high blood pressure is a serious disease that often occurs secondary to another diagnosis such as kidney failure or hyperthyroidism. In fact, over 60 percent of cats with renal failure and 90 percent of hyperthyroid kitties are also hypertensive. In […]

Bigger, Better Barkery Under Construction!

We’ve begun a new large expansion at Brookside for our new and improved grooming area! We are currently doing construction and refurbishment on the new space, so you’ll see a large door-shaped hole in the wall next to our raw food cooler.  That will be the entrance to our huge  new grooming area.  A bigger, […]

Why Raw? We’ll Tell You

Is it time your pet tried a raw diet? We have several raw options at the Barkery, but is a raw diet right for your pet? Many pet owners turned to raw foods when “nothing else worked” and typically solved their pets health crises by doing so. Other animal lovers have turned to a raw diet […]

Health and Nutrition for Senior Cats

A proper diet is more important than ever as our pets begin to age Did you know that you should start your cat on a senior balanced diet starting at age 7? According to a recent article from the ASPCA this will help to maintain a healthy weight, along with slowing or preventing the development of chronic […]