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Unique and Fun Pet ID Tags

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Bark Avenue

  With this week being National Pet ID week we strongly encourage pet owners to properly identify their pets. As microchipping is a permanent ID and highly recommended, another means to being proactive is to make sure identification tags are attached to collars. Many of us are familiar with the classic bone-shaped tag that dangles […]


Posted by Bark Avenue on Apr 24, 2015 at 08:00 AM in Dog Tips, Fun, General Info | Permalink | No Comments | TrackBack

National Pet ID Week and Microchips

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Bark Avenue

      This week is National Pet Identification Week which is a great reminder to all pet owners to ID their furry family members. Many of us use collars and tags as a form of canine identification, but these can easily be lost or removed. Microchipping is a permanent sense of security that increases […]


Posted by Bark Avenue on Apr 21, 2015 at 06:00 AM in Dog Tips, Events, General Info | Permalink | No Comments | TrackBack

You Think You Know How Old Your Dog Is?

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Bark Avenue

  We all know dogs age faster than humans, but how many of us are under the assumption that one dog year is equivalent to seven human years? To my curiosity I discovered the multiple of seven was incorrect and there’s a bit more involved in determining my dog’s age.   A dog’s aging rate […]


Posted by Bark Avenue on Apr 10, 2015 at 07:00 AM in Dog Tips, Fun, General Info | Permalink | No Comments | TrackBack

Ohhh! My Aching Paws

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Bark Avenue

We go above and beyond to give our dogs the best to promote their health and longevity. Imagine complete relaxation, eye’s closed and the gentle touch of human hands. There’s nothing better than getting a massage for the simple reason that it feels good!   Massage is great for dogs who are nervous, suffer from anxiety […]


Posted by Bark Avenue on Apr 03, 2015 at 08:00 AM in Dog Tips, General Info | Permalink | No Comments | TrackBack

Responsible Poopy Picker-Uppers

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Bark Avenue

  What are some excuses you’ve heard or even said to yourself for not picking up dog poop? Our favorites include, “It’ll fertilize the grass” or “no one’s looking.” When we visit a dog park or take our furry friends for walks, we frequently run into people who’ve also reasoned, “I don’t have a bag.” […]


Posted by Bark Avenue on Apr 01, 2015 at 08:00 AM in Events, General Info | Permalink | No Comments | TrackBack

Kennel Cough Alert

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Bark Avenue

  You may have recently heard on the news an increase of kennel cough in Chicago and the surrounding areas. This is a contagious respiratory infection spread between dogs. While there has not been any cause for concern at Bark Avenue Daycamp, we want to spread the word as a precaution and would ask that […]


Posted by Bark Avenue on Mar 27, 2015 at 06:58 PM in General Info, News | Permalink | No Comments | TrackBack

It’s National Puppy Day!

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Bark Avenue

Today is the day we acknowledge chewing, whimpering, uncontrollable bladders, and everything that puppies are in all their glory. A day to celebrate the happiness, joy and unconditional love they bring to our lives. Colleen Paige, a pet lifestyle expert, behaviorist, author and the founder of National Dog Day, declared this national holiday in 2006 […]


Posted by Bark Avenue on Mar 23, 2015 at 08:00 AM in Events, General Info, News | Permalink | No Comments | TrackBack

New Pup

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Bark Avenue

The staff at Bark Avenue Daycamp would like to welcome Lovie. Lovie enjoyed our doggy daycare while boarding here this past weekend. We look forward to seeing you again soon Lovie!!


Posted by Bark Avenue on Apr 23, 2012 at 03:44 PM in General Info | Permalink | No Comments | TrackBack

Greetings

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Bark Avenue

The staff at Bark Avenue Daycamp would like to welcome Hank and Bruiser to the pack. They are enjoying the nice spring weather while playing in our doggy daycare. There is always room for new friends here.


Posted by Bark Avenue on Apr 10, 2012 at 03:33 PM in General Info | Permalink | No Comments | TrackBack

Welcome…

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Bark Avenue

Bark Avenue Daycamp would like to welcome Oscar to our pack. Oscar boarded with us over spring break and really enjoyed playing in doggy daycare. Come back soon Oscar your friends will be waiting for you…


Posted by Bark Avenue on Apr 04, 2012 at 01:32 PM in General Info | Permalink | No Comments | TrackBack