Archive for the ‘General Info’ Category

Can Dogs Come to the Open House?

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Bark Avenue

  Dear Barkley,   Not admitting to anything, but I may have rustled through something my mom dropped on the floor and noticed an event coming up. Without incriminating myself further, I then overheard my parents discussing something about an open house this coming weekend, June 28,  that also may (or may not) have caused […]


Posted by Bark Avenue on Jun 24, 2015 at 03:14 PM in Dear Barkley, Events, Food, Fun, General Info | Permalink | No Comments | TrackBack

Homemade Dog Shampoo

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Bark Avenue

When it comes to choosing dog shampoo, just like any other product there are countless options to choose from. An alternative option is to make your own because the ingredients can be gentler, natural and inexpensive.   It is important to keep in mind dogs and humans have different pH levels. Dog’s pH levels are […]


Posted by Bark Avenue on Jun 17, 2015 at 07:23 PM in DIY, Dog Tips, General Info | Permalink | No Comments | TrackBack

Benefits of Wheat Grass

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Bark Avenue

  The nutritional benefits of our pets eating wheat grass are vast. Packed with vitamins and minerals, wheat grass has a high concentration of chlorophyll that promotes health. According to PetParent and PetGreens the following are benefits from feeding your pet wheat grass. Nutritionally complete Provides stamina and energy Cures some illnesses Fights free radicals […]


Posted by Bark Avenue on Jun 16, 2015 at 05:48 PM in Dog Tips, Food, General Info | Permalink | No Comments | TrackBack

What’s in the Box?

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Bark Avenue

  You many have heard of monthly subscription boxes for people, but we love the ones for our dogs! What’s better than opening up a package? A surprise package! Admittedly, the excitement from our dogs smelling goodies in the box is just as exciting for us as we open it. Every month we are delighted to […]


Posted by Bark Avenue on Jun 11, 2015 at 07:08 PM in Fun, General Info | Permalink | No Comments | TrackBack

Follow the Leasher

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Bark Avenue

  Marley has been growing more with each passing week and it’s honestly seeming as though the previous month has been flying by. No doubt, there has been great, good and something stressfully akin to being woken up by being jumped on by a St. Bernard running at full speed.   Each day has proven […]


Posted by Bark Avenue on May 21, 2015 at 11:52 AM in Dog Tips, Fun, General Info, Marley May, What's Going on Today, Training | Permalink | No Comments | TrackBack

Lost in Translation

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Bark Avenue

  Dear Barkley,   My parents recently took me to my favorite dog park. I found a new playmate, Hansel, he’s a German Shepherd. We like to romp, run, growl and get a bit rough. I noticed there were several loud sneezes interspersed throughout as though he was coming down with a cold or maybe […]


Posted by Bark Avenue on May 20, 2015 at 02:30 PM in Dear Barkley, Dog Tips, Fun, General Info | Permalink | No Comments | TrackBack

Crate Training Day

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Bark Avenue

  Most anyone who has a puppy in their past can attest that one of the most difficult bits of the training curriculum was crate training. For some, it is a footnote in the growth of their pup into a full-sized, well behaved dog. For others, it might as well be Thunderdome.   Up until […]


Posted by Bark Avenue on May 15, 2015 at 07:10 PM in Dog Tips, Fun, General Info, Marley May, What's Going on Today | Permalink | No Comments | TrackBack

Quiz: What’s The Right Dog For You?

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Bark Avenue

  Here’s a fun quiz that can help determine the right dog for you. It takes into consideration your personality, lifestyle, activity -level, grooming, training and living arrangements.    Let us know if you agree?! 


Posted by Bark Avenue on May 14, 2015 at 03:00 AM in Fun, General Info | Permalink | No Comments | TrackBack

Mornings with Marley

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Bark Avenue

  The initial settling in period behind us, Christina and I have begun gnawing at the details of what to do with Marley May. Training, rules, policies. Basically, we’re rewriting our own standard operating procedure for a household that has been introduced to the puppy lifestyle. I almost wish we’d thought of this sooner, but […]


Posted by Bark Avenue on May 12, 2015 at 05:11 PM in Dog Tips, Fun, General Info, Marley May, What's Going on Today, Training | Permalink | No Comments | TrackBack

Puppy Mill Action Week

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Bark Avenue

                        When we hear the words “puppy mill” we already have a conception of the ghastly conditions that dogs are sentenced to.   The hardest part is knowing such a place of horror exists. We find ourselves asking the same question, “What can I do?”  […]


Posted by Bark Avenue on May 07, 2015 at 10:00 AM in Events, General Info, News | Permalink | No Comments | TrackBack