March Pet Of The Month: Cody!

Heeeyyy everybody!  My name is Cody but I also go by Dad’s best friend, sweet boy, handsome or good lookin’.  I think it’s pretty cool I’m the pet of the month for March because my last name is McNally (that’s gotta be Irish right?) and St. Patrick’s Day is coming up!  I don’t party that hard anymore though.  I’m 9…

Doggie Dental Care

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There’s a lot to consider when making sure your dog is in good health.  Are they eating the right food?  Are they exercising enough?  Are they being stimulated and learning?  One thing most pet owners overlook is their dog’s dental hygiene.  It’s very easy to do- I know.  If I’m being totally honest before writing…

February Love Superlatives!

In December we introduced our Canine Companion LA superlatives (check out that story here) and this month we decided to focus on the love. February is the month of love so we chose some superlatives that follow along that thread: 1. Cutest Couple: Rocco and Carole. These two are famous for their love story. They…

Year Of The Dog!

A lot to celebrate this week! February 14th (wednesday) is Valentine’s Day so make sure you remember to get something for your special someone; whether that someone is furry or not.  February 16th (friday) is Chinese New Year!  The celebration for this day can last for over two weeks and takes many different forms.  This…

February Pet Of The Month: Kai

What an honor to be chosen as February’s pet of the month!  Everyone keeps telling me I was chosen this month because of my kind, loving spirit and it’s such a privilege.  I was also voted most likely to be a yoga instructor by the Canine Companion LA crew (you can read about that here)…

A Tired Dog Is A Happy Dog

Wondering how much you should be exercising your dog?  Probably not.  It’s not something people ponder about often.  The way your dog is exercised affects all other aspects of their lives and may be something to think about.  We wish we could tell you exactly how much to exercise your pup, but of course every…

5 Secret Dog Menus Your Pup Will Love!

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At Canine Companion LA we love to take our dogs out and about with us whenever possible.  It can be hard to say no to those puppy eyes as we walk out the door and the next thing we know there’s a furry passenger in our car!  It’s becoming easier to take our dogs with…

Pot For Pets?

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  As of January 1, 2018 recreational marijuana become available for recreational use for persons over 21.  It would appear that the marijuana industry continues to grow and become more prevalent than ever.  A new field of discovery for marijuana: pot for pets!  Marijuana tends to be a controversial issue but don’t worry; we are…

Is Your Pet Fat?

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Each New Year brings new resolutions.  Have you made any resolutions for your pets?  The most common category for individuals is health.  That comes in various forms: weight loss, diet, exercise, and/or eating better foods.  Think about your pet here as well.  It’s a perfect time to evaluate health goals for both you and your pet. Weight…

January Pet Of The Month: Herschel!

Hello everyone, I’m Herschel.  You might find my name interesting but it actually suits me quite well.  To sum it all up: I’m a gentle giant with lots of love and a goofy side.  My walkers tell me that I’m biggest dog out of all the other Canine Companion LA dogs.  I am pretty big…