Pet Boarding & Daycare

Barkleigh Productions to Debut PetVet Magazine

Barkleigh Productions to Debut PetVet Magazine

Barkleigh Productions is excited to announce the July debut of the bi-monthly PetVet Magazine. The magazine will celebrate the wonderful, complex and interesting people that make up the veterinarian industry. PetVet Magazine will have peer reviewed content on topics such as veterinarian lifestyle, best practices, client services, business trends, pet welfare and industry news. “For […]

Handling Obesity In The Pet Care Facility

Handling Obesity In The Pet Care Facility

Just as in humans, obesity is now a very common disease seen in pets. According to a 2015 study by the Association for Pet Obesity Prevention, about 53% of dogs and 58% of cats are overweight or obese. As a pet care professional, it’s important to fully understand obesity and nutrition so you can provide […]

A Barking Matter: Reducing Noise In Pet Boarding And Daycare Centers

A Barking Matter: Reducing Noise In Pet Boarding And Daycare Centers

Dogs bark and we know we can’t change that. But dog kennels and other holding areas are built (all tile and concrete) to make noise worse by amplifying sound and increasing echoing. The only way to reduce dog barking noise to a reasonable level is by installing the correct noise reducing products for the situation—and […]

V.I.Pet Resort

V.I.Pet Resort

“When a pet is pulling its owner into the building, then you know you are doing it right,” says Annmarie Paparella, owner and founder of the VIPet Resort. The VIPet resort, located in Orlando, Florida, is an all–inclusive luxury facility that offers overnight boarding, doggie daycare, grooming, and more. It has been in business for […]

“Is My Dog Eating?” Reduce Stress By Simplifying Client Communication

“Is My Dog Eating?” Reduce Stress By Simplifying Client Communication

Have you or your staff ever felt overwhelmed with client communication? Communicating with clients during a pet’s stay can feel daunting, but it doesn’t have to be that way. With the right plan, tools, and a hefty dose of teamwork you can streamline how you update clients. There’s a reason this saying is so popular—it’s […]

Finding Real Behavior Solutions

Finding Real Behavior Solutions

In the world of training there are many claims of mastery and efficacy. Few are ever proven. Real masters let their work speak for itself. Self–promoting “masters” rarely show anything outside of video tape and photos—and boy, do they look good in photos. For pet professionals who have to trust their instincts to find someone […]

Understanding Titles & Roles In The Veterinary Hospital

Understanding Titles & Roles In The Veterinary Hospital

The pet industry as a whole is one of the most steadily increasing markets in the country. While owners are showing increased value in the relationship they have with their pets, and the willingness they have to spend larger quantities of money on them, they are also doing more research to ensure their pets are […]

A Missing Key In Pet Care Success

A Missing Key In Pet Care Success

When revenue growth occurs, evolutionary changes follow. A critical tool for navigating these changes is a realistic staffing growth plan. Without one, your business is vulnerable to internal chaos and unsustainable operation. This article will help companies of any size develop or tweak the growth plans essential to the foundation for success. Define Your Expectations […]

Does Your Website Have A Warning Label On It?

Does Your Website Have A Warning Label On It?

When it comes to online marketing, one of the biggest and most common mistakes we see pet care businesses make is having an outdated website. Having an outdated Website is an easy way to deter visitors and a sure way to ruin your standing on Google. We understand that all businesses, especially smaller pet care facilities, […]