Pet Sitting is Illegal in New York City

It may sound like a bad April Fools joke, but this is no laughing matter for pet sitters and their clients living in the Big Apple.  The New York City Department of Health has pet sitters fuming as it threatens to crack down on the profession, which is illegal under

Groom Expo Coming Soon

Billed as the world’s largest pet grooming show, the famed Groom Expo will be held from September 22-25, 2016 in Hershey, Pennsylvania.  The event is a favorite for many dog groomers and features a large trade show, educational events, grooming competitions with cash prizes, professional certification courses, and demonstrations. Groom Expo

Dog Trainer Career Overview

A dog trainer uses their knowledge of canine behavior and training techniques to modify behavioral responses. Duties Dog trainers use a variety of training techniques to eliminate negative behaviors or to elicit a desired response to training cues.  Techniques commonly used by dog trainers include operant conditioning, desensitization techniques, hand signals, verbal

Celebrate National Dog Day

Today is National Dog Day!  This event is celebrated annually on August 26th and promotes dog ownership and rescue.  If you have a canine companion, consider making a trip to the dog park or stop by the pet bakery to pick out a special treat.  If you don’t have a