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

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 […]


Safety is my number one focus

posted on: August 3, 2014

As owner of Waggin Tails Pet Care, I am extremely proud of my safety record working with dogs.  With 20+ years of experience and education using positive methods with dogs, safety of your pup is always my number one priority!   In the 13 years I’ve been providing off-leash outings to Seattle dog owners, I have […]


Merry Christmas!

posted on: December 24, 2012

Merry Christmas to all…and to all a goodnight!  From Waggin Tails to all of you, wishes for a joyous holiday and a Happy New Year!


A Letter From a Client

posted on: November 19, 2012

Hi Jacki. This is Annie M (howie’s mom). I thought of you today when someone said jacki and howies ears perked up. I see your posts all the time about your outings to the dog park. I just wanted to tell you that although my time was short in Seattle you made a huge impact […]


Recall with distractions

posted on: November 14, 2012

Kathy Sdao, our local beloved dog behaviorist,  taught me that one of the most important tools in a trainer’s toolbox is to have the best recall with my dog, and today this truth was proven correct again!  As I brought my off-leash group into the gated area before the beach at the dog park, the […]