Grooming Your Dog from Puppy to Senior in Herndon VA
As many would tell you, the happiness of your dog is the product of good grooming, proper and healthy food, and exercise. Wondering why grooming is important for your four-legged friend? Wondering how to groom your dog from a pup to senior in Herndon? You’re in the right place! Regardless of their age, dogs need…Read More
Help! Is My Dog's Play Happy or Harmful?
Dog parks are a great place to take your dog to burn off some energy and make new friends, but we’ve all witnessed owners who aren’t moderating their dog’s behavior or who don’t step in when things go too far. Always know when to intervene to keep things friendly! A good sign of respectful play…Read More
DIY Dog Grooming Tips in Northern VA
Here Are Some DIY Tips for Bathing or Grooming Your Dog At Home Image Credit: Unsplash As a responsible Northern VA dog owner, you want to make sure your pooch is getting the right care, and quality dog grooming is essential to keep your pet happy and healthy. Not only does bathing and grooming give…Read More
Winter Grooming & Haircuts for Northern VA Dogs
Even though Northern Virginia winters have become milder over the years, we’re still a far cry from the 90-100 degree temps we see in the summer, so chances are you’ve thought about skipping your dog’s haircuts for the season, or having your groomer take less length off during their regular grooming sessions. Many clients that…Read More
Dog Day Care Benefits for the Anti-Social Dog
Many Northern Va dog owners choose dog day care for their puppy to help with socialization, but did you know doggie day care can be enjoyable for older or non-playful dogs too? If you’ve got an older dog who likes other pups but doesn’t engage in play much, or a dog who doesn’t object to…Read More
Tips for a Stress-Free Dog Boarding Stay in Northern VA
Even if you are a busy Washingtonian dog parent and don’t take too many vacations, chances are that dog boarding at some point in your pup’s lifetime is almost inevitable – hopefully you’ll choose one that offers dog day care and grooming as well! Whether you’re traveling, a friend is unavailable, or there’s an emergency,…Read More
Is Dog Daycare Right for Your Dog?
How do you know if doggy daycare is right for your dog? As all dog owners know, it’s fun to have a newly adopted puppy around the house — but as they start to grow, keeping up with both their mental and physical needs can be a lot of work. As a dog reaches the…Read More
New Puppy / Recently Adopted Dog Playgroup – Saturdays at Healthy Hound Playground
If you are one of the many generous households near Reston and Herndon Va who transformed the necessity of being at home for the foreseeable future into an opportunity to adopt a new dog, we want to sincerely thank you! Now that you have your new pup home, its time to think about things like…Read More
Helping Seniors Care for their Dogs, by Ellen Hughes of Assisting Hands Home Care
It’s just about every day that I see senior adults walking dogs in my neighborhood. I wonder what would happen if those seniors could no longer take care of their dogs or make the trip to the store to pick up their food. What about getting to the groomer or the vet? If they moved…Read More
Reston Town Center Weekly Dog Park under the Pavilion – 'Dog Days of Summer!'
Join us Every Wednesday from 4pm to 7pm in July, August and September 2018 at Reston Town Center for doggy play, new friends and lots & lots of fun when the RTC Pavilion becomes an ‘Outdoor Dog Park!’ The Pavilion is enclosed with white fencing and is filled with toys, pools, faux green space…Read More