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American Working Dogs

August 30, 2019 :: Posted by Tommy Terrier

First celebrated in 1882, Labor Day is the yearly national celebration of the contributions that workers have made to the prosperity of the United States.  Today we celebrate by sharing how dogs, our beloved four-legged companions, have assisted in furthering the prosperity and strength of the US. Dogs have been working alongside humans for centuries, read more

National Check the Chip Day is August 15th

August 15, 2019 :: Posted by ediayi

Is your dog or cat microchipped?  When was the last time you updated their microchip information?  Today is National Check the Chip Day!  A friendly reminder to all dog and cat owners to have their companions microchipped or to have their chip information updated! What to Do: Talk to your vet about having your pet’s read more

Central Bark Jacksonville in the news

August 7, 2019 :: Posted by ediayi

Click here to watch Central Bark Jacksonville recently celebrated the store’s grand opening. Franchisee, Mark McKenzie made his television debut at the grand opening celebration when a reporter and photographer from First Coast News (ABC) showed up to do a story after Central Bark’s Public Relations Manager took to the phones. Mark is a natural read more

Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Month

April 18, 2019 :: Posted by Tommy Terrier

This month is Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Month! In honor of this we’re sharing some ways to celebrate this month and support the animals we share this planet with. Donate, Volunteer and Fundraise One of the easiest ways to support the prevention of cruelty to animals is by lending a hand to your local read more

Socialization Do’s and Don’ts

April 8, 2019 :: Posted by Tommy Terrier

In our last blog post we shared a couple of our favorite enrichment ideas you and your puppy can enjoy daily. Now we are going to shift our focus to one of the most important aspects of puppy development—socialization. Socialization, as defined by the AVMA, is “preparing a dog or cat to enjoy interactions and read more