Top Tips for Dogs, Fireworks & the Fourth of July

How to help your dog deal with fireworks, loud noises and stress this Independence Day 2018 Humans love the pop, bang and sizzle of fireworks, but chances are your pooch probably doesn’t. Our team knows how to take precautions here at the Good Dog Hotel & Spa in order to help our overnight guests feel […]

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Top 10 Summer Reading Picks for Dog Lovers

Need a good beach book? Check out our list of top 10 books that dog owners and dog lovers will adore. Who doesn’t love summer, sun and a good book? The Good Dog Hotel & Spa team especially loves those that have something to do with dogs. That’s why we put together a list of […]

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4 Famous Dogs in History

Four famous dogs who took their place in history for being a part of something big, ranging from land exploration and a cross country road trip, to providing service to humans. We know how awesome dogs are. After all, we get to witness their behavior and varied personalities every day at the Good Dog Hotel […]

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2018 Guide to Dog Parks in Indianapolis

Looking to get some playtime in at a dog-friendly park or outdoor space? Here’s a list of Indianapolis area dog parks for you and your pooch. If you’re looking to spend some quality playtime with your favorite furry friend in outdoor spaces, we’ve got you covered. Of course, our favorite play area is the Good […]

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Dogs and Baseball Trading Cards? Yes, It’s a Thing

It’s officially baseball season, and lots of our visitors at the Good Dog Hotel and Spa in Broad Ripple are making plans to go see the Indianapolis Indians play in downtown Indy at Victory Field. Hot dogs, peanuts and a good home run sound like perfect ways to enjoy spring. We love baseball too, which […]

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9 Spring Safety Tips for Dogs and Pet Owners

Check out these common springtime dangers that can prove hazardous for your dog and other pets. Contrary to what the outdoor temperatures have been recently, it really is spring in Indiana. That means spring-cleaning, outdoor chores and activities, and all kinds of plants and vegetation coming to life. It also means that your dog and […]

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6 Awesome Tips for Naming Your Dog

Naming your dog can be tricky and even stressful. Which one should you select? Here are some basic tips and a little inspiration. Getting a new puppy is exciting, delightful and yes, challenging. Puppies are adorable, fun to watch, and they bring a new element of play and discovery to any household. They also raise […]

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March Madness 2018: NCAA Dog Mascots We Love

The NCAA Tournament means basketball and brackets, but the Good Dog Hotel & Spa loves those canine mascots, too. The Good Dog Hotel & Spa team in Broad Ripple is thrilled that March Madness is finally happening. Yes, we love NCAA basketball and can’t wait to watch the games. But we also get excited for […]

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Dog Grooming Tips: Bathing Your Dog

How often should you bathe your dog? And does it matter what kind of shampoo you use? Check out our top tips for giving your dog a bath. While giving your dog a bath might not seem like a big deal, you’d be surprised how fast it can get complicated. For instance, how often should […]

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8 Dog Love Stories for Valentine’s Day

These dog (and cat) love stories show the unbreakable bond that animals have with their owners, and each other – just in time for Valentine’s Day. Valentine’s Day isn’t just for human couples. Our team at the Good Dog Hotel & Spa in Broad Ripple knows how much dogs and owners mean to each other […]

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