Dog of the Month

Our monthly favorite dog

Congratulations, Frankie, Our May Dog of the Month!

Dog of the Month

Congratulations, Frankie, Our May Dog of the Month!

Ms. Frankie, our wild child turned spunky tween, has been SO fun to watch her growth and her personality mature…

Congratulations, Cora, Our April Dog of the Month!

Dog of the Month

Congratulations, Cora, Our April Dog of the Month!

Miss Cora is as sweet as cookie pie. She might be a medium-sized kid, but with her gentle, mild-mannered nature…

Congratulations, Onyx, Our March Dog of the Month!

Dog of the Month

Congratulations, Onyx, Our March Dog of the Month!

Onyx is our goofy little princess. She comes in each day with a wiggle in her butt and a smile…

Congratulations, Dusty, our January Dog of the Month! 

Dog of the Month

Congratulations, Dusty, our January Dog of the Month! 

Dusty is our big, goofy boy; always full of energy and silliness for his friends and our team.  He comes…

Congratulations, Catalina, Our January Dog of the Month! 

Dog of the Month

Congratulations, Catalina, Our January Dog of the Month! 

Miss Catalina is one of our favorite success stories.  When she first came to CBA she was very fearful of…

Congratulations, Noodle, Our December Dog of the Month!

Dog of the Month

Congratulations, Noodle, Our December Dog of the Month!

Noodle the Poodle is just as big of a paw-ty as she sounds! This playful kid springs down the hall…

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Conquering Kilimanjaro

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Conquering Kilimanjaro

Layne Pollard, Central Bark franchise owner in Gurnee, IL has always been an adventurous soul, but conquering Kilimanjaro was never…

At Home Dog Obstacle Courses

Central Bark, Dog Ownership, Dog Safety, Dog Training, News

At Home Dog Obstacle Courses

At home dog obstacle courses are a fun, easy way to increase your dog’s physical and emotional confidence! Offering our…

Help Your Dog Feel Calm During Car Rides

Central Bark, Dog Behavior, Dog Ownership, Dog Safety, Dog Training

Help Your Dog Feel Calm During Car Rides

Dog car rides are a necessary part of our dog’s lives! Many dogs view car rides as incredibly exciting and…

Tips to Keep Your Dog Fit During National Canine Fitness Month

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Tips to Keep Your Dog Fit During National Canine Fitness Month

At Central Bark, we believe that keeping your dog active is an essential part of maintaining your dog’s health. Every…

Dog Bite Prevention Tips

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Dog Bite Prevention Tips

National Dog Bite Prevention Month takes place during April each year. Central Bark has some dog bite prevention tips to…

Here’s How to Have the Best National Puppy Day Ever

Central Bark, Dog Ownership, News, Puppies

Here’s How to Have the Best National Puppy Day Ever

It’s coming up on March 23rd and here at Central Bark we’re kind of puppy obsessed – so here’s how…

March is National Nutrition Month: Even for Your Dogs

Central Bark, Dog Health, Dog Ownership

March is National Nutrition Month: Even for Your Dogs

Did you know that March is National Nutrition Month, and that’s even for your dogs? When it comes to your…

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Dog Behavior, Dog Ownership, Dog Training

Happier Walks with Our Dogs

Many dog owners daydream about taking relaxing neighborhood strolls with their dogs while enjoying the sights and sounds of nature.…

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Dog Socialization, News

The Importance of Socialization

It’s National Train Your Dog Month in January and with that in mind, we’re exploring the age-old discussion of “Nature…

New Year’s Resolutions for Pet Parents

Dog Enrichment, Dog Ownership, News

New Year’s Resolutions for Pet Parents

The start of the new year is a time to reflect on the changes you want to make with the…

Play tug of war with puppy

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December is Safe Toys and Gifts Month

Did you know that December is Safe Toys and Gifts Month? Seems appropriate given that it is the gift giving…

Happy National Mutt Day!

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Happy National Mutt Day!

We like Big Mutts and we cannot lie…. Little mutts too. Mutts, they may not be pure bread, but they…

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