The Waggin Tails Adventure blog features stories about the dogs we walk, our favorite places to go, vacation care updates, and upcoming dog-related events in the Seattle area

Dog Safety in the Heat

posted on: August 1, 2017

Here in the Seattle area, we have some extremely hot days coming up.  We had a long, cold, wet winter, so these sunny, warm days are welcome.  But, how do we keep our sweet pups safe during these scorching temps?  Well, here are a few tips from Waggin Tails that can help your pup stay […]

Waggin Tails Doggie Safety Alert

posted on: August 23, 2016

I just received an email from a beloved client about a situation by Greenlake where her dog was injured.  She was walking around Greenlake and allowing her small breed dog to walk off leash.  Her dog ran up to a group of strangers and hung out with them for a few minutes.  A short while […]

WARNING: Christmas decorations and dogs

posted on: December 14, 2015

Christmas is such a wonderful time of year.  We all come together to express our love for one another sharing gifts and putting up beautiful, bright decorations around our houses and on our Christmas trees.  The festivities provide endless fun.  While Christmas activities can be fun, like decorating the Christmas tree, we must not forget […]

Waggin Tails: When safety matters

posted on: June 4, 2015

Yesterday, a client shared a horrifying story with me.  On a Seattle blog, someone told the story of how a dog walker in Seattle was caught on an elevator camera kicking a dog, one of his clients. I wish I could say that I am shocked by this story.  Unfortunately, I am not. What I […]

Camper continues to grow

posted on: February 27, 2015

Camper and her new puggle, Sadie.  Playtime with Waggin Tails is SO much more than 2 or more dogs romping and running together.  It is always my priority to observe puppy play behavior and reinforce proper play between pups.  Notice the two pups in play bow position.  This is a wonderful sign during puppy play […]