Anal Gland Expression

August 29, 2016

Anal glands are two very small, oval-shaped glands that are located just under the skin in the back of a dog around the anus. One of the most common issues with anal glands is inflammation, which can cause many problems including odor and potential discomfort for Fido.  Typically, a healthy gland will empty any fluid […]

Grooming Special: Spa Baths For All Dogs

July 1, 2016

Central Bark Doggy Day Care Atlanta is offering something new to their menu of dog grooming delights. When it comes to dog grooming it’s best to take your dog somewhere they already feel comfortable, a place that is familiar. This Atlanta doggy day care now offers spa baths for all breeds and all sizes. All […]

Intro To Hot Spots

May 26, 2016

Hot spots are a skin condition that affects a large majority of dogs every day. Best explained as a condition that involves an area of skin that has become inflamed, these are also referred to as pyotramatic or moist dermatitis. A hot spot is easy to identify. The skin will appear moist, red and possibly […]

Fleas – How To Get Rid Of Them & Prevent Them

December 11, 2015

Excessive scratching? Discomfort? At the scene of the crime you may just find…DUN DUN DUN…the FLEA. If you even think there’s the slightest possibility that your dog has fleas, start with detection. Look for bits of black on your dog’s fur. The feces from an adult flea will manifest itself as little black specks all […]

The Importance of Regular Grooming

November 30, 2015

We all love our pets – I mean dogs are man’s best friends right? Sometimes we can forget how very important it can be to keep our furry friends properly groomed. We’ve all been there, work and kids are keeping us busy and a thousand other things pop up to suck up our time. Surely, […]