How to Ensure a Safe Halloween for You and Your Pets!

Halloween is always a fun time of year for everyone.

Halloween is always a fun time of year for everyone. Humans and pets alike! The celebrations, decor, costumes, and children going door to door for candy can be very festive and enjoyable. It can also be stressful for some of our furry friends. In all of the excitement, we might need to remember how our […]

Help your Pet Beat the Heat and Stay Hydrated!

Help your Pet Beat the Heat and Stay Hydrated!

This Summer has been a hot one! With only a couple of weeks left of Summer we thought we’d write a blog to help your pet beat the heat and stay hydrated. As much as we love enjoying the summer sun with our pets, it’s important to understand that animals often respond to heat differently […]

Attend a Camp with Your Dog This Summer

Attend a Camp with Your Dog This Summer

It may sound too good to be true, but you can attend a camp with your dog this summer! Some doggie camps know some pet parents want to experience the joys of camping with their furry best friend. These camps are designed specifically for dogs and their owners and offer services like training and tons […]

Keeping Fido Cool this Summer

Keeping Fido Cool this Summer

Keeping Fido cool this Summer is essential! During the hottest periods of the year, keeping your dog hydrated and cool is very important. Although it’s nice to be outdoors, too much sun can be dangerous. Heat stroke is a deadly condition affecting many people and dogs each year. With the warm weather coming, it’s essential […]

5 Great Winter Activities for Dogs – Top Tails

  Due to the extremely cold weather we’ve been having here in the Philadelphia area, chances are you and your dog haven’t been spending much time outside lately. As a result, your furry friend is probably craving excitement and exercise. Here are five winter activities for dogs and their humans that will allow you both […]

How Can I Protect My Dog Against Heartworm Disease?

  If you’re a dog owner, chances are your vet has warned you about the dangerous effects of heartworm disease in pets: lung disease, heart failure, organ damage or even death. So what can you do to help your furry friend avoid this disease? Give your dog a preventative medication all year round. There are […]

How to Keep Your Pets Safe on Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is a time to gather and celebrate the joys of family and friendship. But on this special day, it’s important to keep the safety of your pets in mind. As Turkey Day approaches, the staff here at Top Tails Dog Walking & Pet Sitting would like to share a few pet care tips for […]

How to Help Your Dog Stay Cool This Summer

Photo Credit: luckyno3 CCBY Now that summer’s finally here, it’s time to relax and enjoy the warm weather with your dog. While doing so, however, you need to pay attention to how the heat is affecting your pet and take measures to cool it down if necessary. Here are a few tips for helping your […]

5 Great Rainy Day Activities for Dogs

Photo Credit: Sabine Timm CCBY No matter the weather, dogs need exercise and attention in order to stay healthy and happy. This spring, help your dog beat the rainy day blues with these fun activities   1. Go to the Local Pet Store   On rainy days, delight your dog by taking it to a […]