Archive for the ‘News & Events’ Category
Team Bo Nose 2015 Dock Dogs World Championships Event. Read all about the adventures the group encountered. read more
Her name is Yayoh (yay-yo) and she is a rescue dog. read more
Congratulations to Mona Konishi and “Pepper” for their recent first place finish in the Asian Disc Dog Championships held in China. Second year in a row they claimed the top position in this highly competitive event. read more
Congratulations Mona Konishi & “Laika” of Japan as they are the
US Disc Dog National (USDDN) 2015 World Champions!
Way to go Mona and “Laika”-you had the Momentum! read more
And the winner of the pet photo contest-dog edition-is…
“Remi”, owned by R. Rule of Skandia, Michigan. Congratulations and you have 3 months of free dog food coming your way!
We often take vaccinations for granted with our pets, especially rabies where folks can get lax with keeping them current. Each state has differences in how long they recognize a rabies vaccination being valid for, for instance Michigan can be up to 3 years while Colorado is 2 years. Main point is to keep them current in case your animal comes in contact with a wild animal that might have rabies as you may not always know they have had an encounter at all. read more
Dr. Tim’s New canned cat food, Nimble, is now available online through Chewy.com. Two varieties, Salmon and Chicken Pates, are offered in large cans.
Here is a link to an interview Dr. Tim did recently on the Ryan Report in Marquette, Michigan. Iditarod, being a vet in a small town and how a pet food business was started are all topics in this interesting piece. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Je8CXeCmesQ read more
The Black and White sometimes Grey…..Confessions from a dog trainer. Written by Crystal McClaren of Team Momentum.
I think everyone’s perception of a dog trainer is that my dogs are perfect all the time. They never beg for food, jump on people or growl at other dogs. The truth is my dogs do everything that every dog wants to try or attempt to do. Just like humans they have desires, weaknesses, urges, emotions and appetite. So, how in the world do I keep the balance in my home with 13 dogs? Its simple STRUCTURE, CONSISTANCY, EXERCISE and FULLFILMENT (SCEF). read more
Senior dog diets;
Dogs are living longer than ever these days and there are several factors that have influenced this change in the average lifespan of our canine companions. Vaccinations against diseases that were at one time very prevalent and life threatening have allowed many dogs to get past their puppy stages into adulthood. Veterinary care that has advanced along with their human medicine counterparts has led to many diseases being recognized and treated properly. All in all, the largest influence on this is the improvement in nutrition that has been afforded those pets of ours. read more