Author Archives: TopDog

Warm weather reminders

Spring and summer  in the San Gabriel Valley can be hot—especially if you’re covered in fur. Many dogs feel better with shorter cuts in warm weather so stop by as often as necessary to keep your canine comfortable.

Here are more reminders:

• “7 Tips to Keep Your Pets Cool During Hot Weather” (Live Science)

• “Keep Pets Safe in the Heat” (The Humane Society)

• “Keeping Your Dog Cool in Hot Weather” (

What is canine cognitive dysfunction?

If your senior dog is exhibiting odd behavior like getting lost in your home, trembling for no reason, forgetting house training, barking (or not barking) a lot more than usual, and forgetting basic commands, he might have canine cognitive dysfunction. Often called “doggie dementia,” CCD can be heartbreaking to see unfold. But there are treatments… Woof! Keep readin’

Does your pet need to slim down?

January is the time when humans swear they will start eating right, hitting the gym, and getting serious about fitness. But what about your dog or cat? If your pet has love handles, maybe it’s time to make a resolution or two on their behalf. Here are a few articles that might help: • 25… Woof! Keep readin’