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August Newsletter

 

 

Summer is HERE!

Have a stay coming up within the next few months? It’s time to hurry and book your dog’s stay at Dogwoods Lodge! Labor Day is already filling up as we speak and even the holidays are slowly getting booked.

Don’t delay and reserve your stay!

‘Remote Collar Debate’

Remote Collar

The Remote Collar Debate, or e-collar debate, has made national news recently. The trainers at Dogwoods Lodge would like to put in our two cents on the subject to help educate the public on their legitimate uses.

Remote collars or e-collars have been used for decades, primarily by hunting dog …

Why your dog hates being left home alone.

Ever notice that when you start packing your lunch for the day, your dog starts panting as if he just ran a marathon? Or maybe it’s when you exchange the sweatpants for jeans. Or maybe the moment you sling your purse or bag over your shoulder. Your dog knows you’re …

Methods to keep your dog stress-free

Did you know…

…we do all sorts of things to keep your dog as stress-free as possible?

  • Play calming classical music during rest times
  • Have in-floor heating
  • Provide services like cuddle times and walks
  • Don’t allow tours during rest times to keep noise to a minimum

For stressed dogs, we …

Important Daycamp updates

Dogs love Daycamp. The playing, the socialization, the toys and pack experience. And our well-trained staff go the extra mile to ensure your dog has a safe and enjoyable time.

While one of the key benefits of Daycamp to any dog owner is a well-exercised dog, we’ve learned that too …

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Why I’m Thankful for my Dog

Why I’m Thankful for my Dog
Dogwoods Lodge employees share what they love best about their four-legged friends.

This time of year it’s easy to get caught up with the turkey and discounted shopping. But we really should take time to reflect on the things we’re truly thankful for. And …

3 ways to reduce the spook.

Halloween can be scary for your dogs.
3 ways to reduce the spook.

 

  1. The Spook: The Costume.

Who doesn’t want to see your dog as beloved Yoda or wrapped in a bun? Well, perhaps not your dog. Despite your pup’s unwillingness to wear a costume, safety concerns do crop …

Meet Alice: The Featured September Dog

AliceLongtime Dogwoods Lodge fans know: Alice is one smart cookie. And she better be — she and her sister, Libby, wear the praise as Dogwoods Lodge mascots and best friends to owner, Jessica Lohry.

Jessica trained the cattle-dog mix herself. Agility, narcotics, search and rescue, advanced obedience, CGC—and even certified …

5 puppy faces you can’t say no to …

… And Dogwoods Lodge employees trying to harness their powers. 

Who wore the cute face better? Dog or dog counselor? You tell us! (We think we already know who’ll win, though.)

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