CHANCE’S SPOT BLOG

Dog Tails

I’m sure most of use seldom wonder why dogs wag their tail. I mean, I think we probably all just attribute it to their happiness. But tail wagging is actually a complex form of communication.

As pack animals, dogs learn… Continue reading

Happy Valentine’s Day!

Well, it’s almost Valentine’s Day! Hugs and kisses to all the fur babies. I hope you all have plans for including your furry friends in a Valentine’s Day treat of some kind? No chocolate however, as we all know that… Continue reading

Talking to Your Pet

It’s been known that when speaking to children it’s best to kneel so that they don’t have to look up at you. This also applies to our pets. To them, we tower above them and they must always look up… Continue reading

Dog Toy Ideas for Restricted Exercise II

After an injury or surgery your dog might need some healing time that could mean that they won’t be able to play like they’re used to. During times when their movement needs to be restricted, keeping your dog calm and… Continue reading

Dog Toys for Post-Op

If your dog develops orthopedic problems, they may need to have surgery. After surgery their movement might need to be restricted while healing and there’s just something so sad about a pup that can’t play.

A gentle tugging toy, a… Continue reading

Dog Toy Ideas for Restricted Exercise I

After an injury or surgery your dog might need some healing time that could mean that they won’t be able to play like they’re used to. During times when their movement needs to be restricted, keeping your dog calm and… Continue reading

How Can I Help?

When someone suffers the loss of a pet, it’s often difficult to know what to say. Telling the person that they have your sympathies is common and also very appropriate. However, there will always be those who do not understand… Continue reading

Christmas Traditions

When my dog, Moses, was alive we had an annual ‘Christmas Drive’ tradition. It’s something I tried to do every year with him and found it to be a lot of fun.

Essentially, I would put Moses in the SUV… Continue reading

Missing Your Pet

I hope all of you will enjoy a safe and relaxing Christmas this year. I know for some of you it will be your first Christmas without a very special animal friend, which will make that a bit more difficult.… Continue reading

Christmas Tree Safety

For most of us, the most important decoration at the holidays is the Christmas tree. With this being a time when many of us will start putting up our trees, here’s a few tips for keeping things safe for our… Continue reading