dog safety

March: Pet Poison Prevention Awareness Month- Part 2

In part one we discussed ‘human’ foods that your pup shouldn’t eat. In part two, we will go over common household items that should be kept out of reach of your pet!     Human and Animal medication: The Acetaminophen in Tylenol and other pain relievers may interfere with the animals oxygen flow and could severely […]

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March: Pet Poison Prevention Awareness Month- Part 1

Did you know that March is national pet poison prevention awareness month? Of course, most dog owners know the obvious foods dogs shouldn’t have, like chocolate for example. However, there are a lot of things that you shouldn’t give your pups that most wouldn’t think twice about. With March being the month to highlight these […]

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Canine Influenza

             Each year we as dog owners have to take our dogs to the vet for their annual vaccines. Because we love our furry little friends, we want them to be able to socialize with as little risk of getting sick as possible. Just like our own children, we want […]

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5 Essentials for Winter Dog-Walking!

Did you know that January is ‘walk your dog’ month? During the winter, it’s easy to get in a rut and not spend as much time outside. If you and your dog have the right gear, taking a winter stroll can be something to look forward to, rather than a chore. Here are five essentials […]

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10 Easter Holiday Dangers for Pets

For those who have Easter celebrations coming up, there’s a lot to look forward to. Maybe it’s a big family meal, action-packed egg hunts, filled-to-the rim baskets, or lots and lots of candy. We never want to hear post-holiday horror stories from our guests at the Good Dog Hotel & Spa. So, as you gear […]

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Spring 2019 Top Tips for Pet Safety

Who has a case of spring fever? This time of year can be particularly difficult, after weeks of spending so much time indoors. Our team at the Good Dog Hotel & Spa knows what that’s like. It’s a common topic among our human guests, and we see the behavior in our furry friends too. As […]

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Dog Safety Tips for Labor Day Weekend 2018

Labor Day weekend tips for keeping your dogs safe and healthy during outdoor gatherings. Labor Day is a special time to acknowledge and appreciate workers in America, but for many, it’s also an unofficial celebration of the end of summer. And one of the most popular ways to mark the holiday weekend is with a […]

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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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Dog Safety Tips for Extreme Winter Conditions

Extreme winter conditions are challenging enough for humans, so imagine how sub-zero temperatures and wind chills can affect your pets. This is why we like to spread the word with our guests at the Good Dog Hotel & Spa about winter dog safety tips. Take a look at our answers to some of the most […]

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Top 7 Fall Safety Tips for Dogs

What hazards does the fall season bring for your dog? Here are seven things to watch out for.   There’s nothing like fall in Indiana, and the Good Dog Hotel & Spa in Broad Ripple is ready. We love how the trees start showing off their colorful leaves, the air is crisp and clean, and […]

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