Dog Book Clubs – Yup You Read that Right

Contrary to popular belief, your dog is not having a kickback at the dog park on Thursday nights but rather meeting up for his monthly book club meeting. That’s right, nearly 56% of dogs between the ages of 4 and 8 are members of book clubs.  Many even join book clubs as pups where they…

May 28, 2019

For Sale – A Pet Care Facility Near You

No, not Pet Camp, but it’s happening all over the San Francisco Bay Area. Last year one facility closed and another sold. Right now we know of two facilities in San Francisco that are actively being marketed (as opposed to those what will passively accept an offer), and a facility in Oakland recently announced they…

May 16, 2019

Got Pet Issues? Everyone Thinks They’re an Expert

Last weekend I was waiting to get my hair cut at the neighborhood place near my house (I know, you’re thinking you actually pay someone to cut your hair?). I’ve been going there for years and since it’s a neighborhood place you see the same people in there from time to time. This past weekend…

May 8, 2019

Dogs, Beards, and Bearded Dogs – Bacteria Study

I have not shaved since high school; yes, I’ve had a beard for more than 40 years.  I don’t think about my beard or shaving it or almost anything else about it. Well, maybe I should. According to a study out of Switzerland, men have more bacteria in their beards then dogs have on their…