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Why Hire A Professional Pet Sitter

We often hear: “why should I hire a professional pet sitter to care for my pets when I can have my neighbor/friend/relative do it for free?” In order to make the best decision, it’s necessary to understand the differences between an amateur pet sitter (hobby sitter)...
Best Halloween Costumes for Marinette and Menominee Pets in 2020

Best Halloween Costumes for Marinette and Menominee Pets in 2020

It’s October and you know what that means? My favorite holiday of all time, Halloween! While this tends to be a kid’s holiday, I enjoy it solely because it gives me a reason to dress my pup in some of the cutest outfits without being judged!  Where are folks in...

YES!  You Do Still Need Your Dog Walker During COVID-19.

YES!  You Do Still Need Your Dog Walker During COVID-19.

With so many people working from home, Canines all over the world are missing out on their walks!  While we may have good intentions, working from home can be stressful.  Then, add in homeschooling the kids and Fido’s walks are out the window!  Yeah, sure, you can...

Common Signs That Your Pet Is In Pain

Common Signs That Your Pet Is In Pain

Knowing the signs that your pet is uncomfortable or in pain is important for their health.  Most pet parents have been in the unfortunate situation where their loyal companion has suffered an injury. Whether they stepped on something with their paw, or pulled or...

Veterinary Clinics in Peshtigo and Marinette, WI and Menominee MI

Veterinary Clinics in Peshtigo and Marinette, WI and Menominee MI

For a small town, we hit it BIG with kind, compassionate, knowledgeable Veterinarians.  We have three clinics with great docs right here in Marinette, Menominee and Peshtigo.  Each offers all the basics for our pets such as: Microchipping, Wellness Care, Routine...

Ways for Marinette, Menominee Pets to Beat the Heat

Ways for Marinette, Menominee Pets to Beat the Heat

As pet parents, we recognize that our pet’s health is of the upmost importance. With temperatures still in the 80s, dogs and other animals need a little added care to stay cool. We hope these tips will ensure your fur child is enjoying summer just as much as you are....

Keeping Marinette and Menominee Pets Safe

Keeping Marinette and Menominee Pets Safe

There’s nothing that fills a pet parent with more panic and fear than when their fur baby goes missing. Whether your dog slipped her collar while attempting to chase a squirrel or your cat pulled a Houdini because he wanted a change of scenery, it is essential to take...

What to Tell Your Pet Sitter BEFORE You Leave the Marinette, Menominee Area

What to Tell Your Pet Sitter BEFORE You Leave the Marinette, Menominee Area

It is completely normal to be nervous when leaving your pet at home and in the care of a pet sitter for the first time.  If you want things to go smoothly while you’re away, you must be open and honest when you meet with your sitter.  The following are important details your sitter will need to know to take purrfect care of the pets you love!

Why Hire A Professional Pet Sitter

Why Hire A Professional Pet Sitter

We often hear: “why should I hire a professional pet sitter to care for my pets when I can have my neighbor/friend/relative do it for free?” In order to make the best decision, it’s necessary to understand the differences between an amateur pet sitter (hobby sitter)...

Best Pet Travel Tips

Best Pet Travel Tips

Vacations are a welcome break from a Wisconsin winter. Warmer weather, adventure, and the chance to recharge are worth the hassle of making personal travel arrangements. Then it hits you- what about your pet? If the guilt of leaving them behind is too much to bear,...

4 Proven Boredom Busters for Your Pet!

4 Proven Boredom Busters for Your Pet!

The winter solstice has come and gone and although the days are getting longer, we are smack dab in the dead of winter. The extreme temperatures and snow don’t lend themselves well to romping around, sniffing, or doing any of the other outdoor activities your dog...

Fun Ways to Exercise with Your Dog

Fun Ways to Exercise with Your Dog

Fido is your best friend, fellow adventurer, and snuggle buddy. Why not add personal trainer to his resume and exercise with your dog? He’ll never cancel plans, make excuses, or pass judgment. Whether you want to feel the burn or squash your inner couch potato, your...

5 Reasons Your Cat Needs Daily Pet Sitting Visits

5 Reasons Your Cat Needs Daily Pet Sitting Visits

Cats are often described as aloof, self-sufficient, and independent, but if you take a closer look, you’ll see a masterpiece with complex emotions and sensitive body systems.  Our feline friends may live life on their own terms, so it can come as a surprise to...

The Benefits of Walking Your Dog

The Benefits of Walking Your Dog

The benefits of daily walks for your dog are endless. Obviously, walks promote the overall health of your dog. Walks for puppies may be a form of training, while walks for an older dog will help to increase vitality. We see many benefits of walking in our daily walk...

Behind the scenes at The DOG Nanny Group.

Behind the scenes at The DOG Nanny Group.

Did you ever wonder what happens after you request service from your Professional Pet Sitter?  I don’t think most folks have ever considered it.  You book, and we show up – right?  Actually, there’s a little more to it than that with any professional pet sitter. ...

Keep Pets Safe This Thanksgiving

Keep Pets Safe This Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is a time when we gather with loved ones to give thanks and celebrate with a holiday feast.  Many pet parents include Fluffy & Fido in the gathering.  These lucky cats and dogs will be extra thankful this year if their people follow some simple...

Help for Stressed and Fearful Dogs

Help for Stressed and Fearful Dogs

Over the years I have had the pleasure of meeting hundreds - maybe thousands of dogs.  They come in all shapes,  sizes, and personality types.  Some don't like when their people go away (separation anxiety).  Some don't like changes in weather.  Some don't like to...

Pets and Fireworks Do Not Mix!

Pets and Fireworks Do Not Mix!

The 4th of July is a time to celebrate with family!  Well, most of the family...  Please do not include your pets in the festivities.   Many folks can't celebrate the 4th without shooting off a few fireworks.  You may have a no fireworks rule, but trust me, you...

What I Know About Dog Food…

What I Know About Dog Food…

Without getting into how to read labels – there is a quick way to assess how good (or bad) a food is based on ingredients alone. Visit http://www.dogfoodadvisor.com/ and look up the brand you feed, or the brand you are considering. You can also search by star rating...