Archive for the ‘General Info’ Category

It’s All In The Name

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Bark Avenue

  It’s been said that a rose by any other name would just as sweet. While there’s some truth to that, you wouldn’t be in such a rush to pick them. So it should come as common sense that picking a dog’s name is just as an important as the initial decision of adding a […]


Posted by Bark Avenue on Jul 13, 2015 at 07:59 PM in Dog Tips, Fun, General Info | Permalink | No Comments | TrackBack

Marley May Meets Her Egg

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Bark Avenue

  Crate training is not going well. Well, it mostly is except for one glaringly poor snag that is preventing us from leaving our little Marley May home for any amount of time whatsoever without her becoming completely unhinged and barking up a storm of bloody murder. Having what basically amount to the dog equivalent […]


Posted by Bark Avenue on Jul 08, 2015 at 02:46 PM in Dog Tips, Fun, General Info, Marley May, What's Going on Today | Permalink | No Comments | TrackBack

Why You Should Consider Dog Daycare

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Bark Avenue

  It’s no coincidence that doggie daycare gives off that strikingly similar vibe to dropping the kids off with their babysitter or at school. You see them off before heading onward to work, the babies (furry or otherwise) play, socialize, enjoy snack time, rest at naptime and then before you know it, it’s time to […]


Posted by Bark Avenue on Jul 07, 2015 at 04:12 PM in Dog Tips, General Info | Permalink | No Comments | TrackBack

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