Grateful Companion Pet Care

The Best Dog Breeds for Families

Sunday, March 22, 2015, 6:43AM by Andre
The Best Dog Breeds for Families

The Best Dog Breeds for Families!
There’s nothing quite like the family dog.  It’s almost a slice of Americana.  In ever cheesy fifties image of the Perfect American Family we see a nice little house with...  Read More »


Here's Why Dogs Kick Their Legs When You Rub Their 'Sweet Spot"

Friday, November 21, 2014, 6:36AM by
Here's Why Dogs Kick Their Legs When You Rub Their 'Sweet Spot"

Fido just can't help himself. Each time you scratch that sweet spot on his belly, his hind leg starts kicking like crazy--but why?
Ultimately, it's all about self-preservation.
"Dogs kick when we scratch their belly because it's...  Read More »


Toad Venom Toxicosis in Dogs.

Tuesday, October 21, 2014, 1:33PM by
Toad Venom Toxicosis in Dogs.

Toad venom toxicity is relatively common in dogs. Being natural predators, it is common for dogs to catch toads in their mouths, thereby coming into contact with the toad's toxin, which the toad releases when...  Read More »


Pet Travel Safety

Friday, October 3, 2014, 5:49AM by Andre/PSI
Pet Travel Safety

 Grateful Companion Pet Care Encourages Pet Owners to Travel Safe when Fido’s in Tow
With more than half of pet owners reporting traveling with their dogs in their cars at least once per month, professional pet...  Read More »


Vaccinations and Your Dog.

Tuesday, September 16, 2014, 4:19AM by Andre
Vaccinations and Your Dog.

Although your new puppy will likely squirm and maybe even cry when getting his shots, it is just as important for your dog as it is for your children or yourself.  In fact, by keeping...  Read More »


Treating Your Dog for Dehydration!

Friday, July 11, 2014, 6:02AM by Andre/petsittingology
Treating Your Dog for Dehydration!

Dehydration in dogs can be a serious matter.  Whether caused by illness, exposure to heat, or a simple lack of fluid intake, dehydration must be addressed immediately and, left untreated, can cause multiple health...  Read More »


Pet Photo Contest - Looking for pet models!

Monday, April 7, 2014, 10:57AM by Andre

Hello friends, 
There so many exciting things going on right now here at Grateful Companion Pet Care.  We are currently working on our marketing materials including a services brochure and we are looking for models...  Read More »


Save $$$ with our Referral Program!

Saturday, April 5, 2014, 7:34AM by Andre

Hello woofderful friends,
We have some great news to share. Grateful Companion Pet Care has officially started a referral program.  Yes, you heard it right!  You can now spread the word about our awesome staff, wonderful...  Read More »


What's All The Buzz About Underground Dog Fences?

Wednesday, March 19, 2014, 5:59AM by Andre/petsittingology

The new craze on the puppy circuit is underground dog fences.  Simply put, underground fences are electronic containment systems designed to teach pets their boundaries while in your yard.  They use a small “shock” which...  Read More »


Pup-Approved Indoor Activities for Cold Weather Days

Tuesday, March 4, 2014, 9:55AM by

Don’t let a case of cabin fever get your pup down! As outdoor temperatures remain icy, we’ve rounded up some fun activities that will ensure you and your four-legged best friend can enjoy the...  Read More »