Downriver’s Longest Operating Professional Pet Service

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It’s an exciting time for us here at Woof’n Purr– We are the longest operating professional pet service in the Downriver area, and just turned 22 years old! We love servicing this area, and couldn’t imagine doing it anywhere else. We love all of the clients (both human and pet) we’ve been able to meet throughout the years, and we couldn’t have done it without you! 

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How to Introduce Your Kitten or Cat to Grooming

How to Introduce Your Kitten or Cat to Grooming

Many people think cats can just groom themselves or that cats hate grooming, so they never even try. Realistically, if you introduce grooming at a young age, kittens will grow up to enjoy—or at least accept – grooming into adulthood. Before your cat decides that routine grooming is an evil plan to torment him, lay the foundation for grooming during kittenhood. Below are tips and tricks on how to introduce your kitten to grooming:

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Why Do Puppies Get Hiccups and How to Get Rid of Them?

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Why Do Puppies Get Hiccups and How to Get Rid of Them?

Hiccups in puppies are just as normal as when humans get hiccups. Though the reasoning may be different, hiccups are usually harmless for puppies. More often than not, your puppy will even outgrow hiccups. So why do they even get them and is there something you can do to stop them?

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Why Does My Puppy Have Bad Breath?

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Why Does My Puppy Have Bad Breath?

We’ve all been there when you know what the person sitting next to you had for lunch – most likely it was garlic or onions – and you can smell it from a mile away. Ever wondered why puppies have the infamous “puppy breath”? The reason may not be what you think.

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Too Cool for the Kennel

One size does NOT fit all– especially in OUR area!

We know your pet has his or her own unique routine and they are WAY too cool for the kennel! One type of pet care definitely does NOT fit all pets.  Each pet is different, just as each household is different.

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How to Keep Your Dog Cool in the Summer

How to Keep Your Dog Cool in the Summer 

As the weather is finally getting warmer, it’s important to remember that our dogs can’t keep cool as easy as we can—like drinking a nice, cold glass of lemonade—but there are ways that we CAN help our dogs stay cool in the summer. Follow these tips below:

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How to Best Socialize Your Puppy

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How to Best Socialize Your Puppy

The idea behind socializing your puppy is to help him or her become acclimate to all types of sights, sounds, and smells in a positive way. Proper socialization can prevent a dog from being fearful of children, for example, or riding in a car. It will help him or her develop into a well-mannered, happy puppy. Below are a few steps to follow to best socialize your puppy:

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Signs of Urinary Distress in Cats

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Signs of Urinary Distress in Cats

Urinary issues in cats are a big deal and happen quite often. One of the most common reasons cats are abandoned to rescue shelters is because of these types of issues. In this blog, we will discuss urinary tract infection symptoms in cats and solutions to these medical diseases.

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How to Choose Equipment and Start Leash Training

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How to Choose Equipment and Start Leash Training

When choosing what walking tools and supplies to get for your dog, the variety of options can seem endless! Leashes are important training tools, and something that requires smart decision-making. It’s important for you to find the equipment that matches you and your dog’s needs and preferences. So how do you choose the right equipment and start leash training?

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Introducing a New Pet to Your Furry Family

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Introducing a New Pet to Your Furry Family

Introducing a new pet to your furry family can be very exciting! In order to make sure everything runs smoothly proper introductions should be made. This blog post will talk about how to do so.

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