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 […]

Tips for Helping Your Pets Transition Into Fall

As summer winds down and the weather begins to get cooler, there are a few things that you should do to help your pets get ready for autumn: Increase the amount of food you give your cat or dog. It takes more energy for animals to stay warm in cold weather. Therefore, your pet will […]

Celebrate Memorial Day with These 5 All-American Dog Breeds

Memorial Day is a time to honor all of the men and women who have lost their lives while serving our country. It’s also a great opportunity to show one’s patriotism and pride in being an American citizen. Here at Top Tails Dog Walking & Pet Sitting, we’d like to take a moment to appreciate […]

Things to Keep in Mind During National Pet Month

Every year, National Pet Month occurs in May to remind people just how important it is to take care of and appreciate pets. At Top Tails Dog Walking & Pet Sitting, we’re in full support of this annual occasion and the goals that it promotes. Here are a few things to keep in mind throughout […]

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 […]

5 Great Places to Walk Your Dog in Philadelphia

Photo Credit: lithion CCBY   Now that it’s starting to warm up, it’s time to get outside and walk your dog! Not only will this help to burn off your dog’s excess energy, but it will allow you to have some great bonding time. Not sure where to walk? Here are some of Top Tails’ […]