Central Bark Blog

Easter Fun For Your Dog

April 18, 2019 :: Posted by Tommy Terrier

While your pup can’t have chocolate or candy, there is still a way for them to partake in the festivities of Easter—an Easter Egg Hunt!  To turn this fun classic into a dog’s dream game, we’re going to let them search for food hidden in places that are easy for our dogs to find.  Once read more

Earth Day – April 22

April 18, 2019 :: Posted by Tommy Terrier

Did you know:  The word Terrier was derived from the Latin word Terra, meaning “earth”.  Dogs in the terrier group were bred to “go to ground” to hunt vermin.  Can you identify these four types of terrier?       1. Bedlington Terrier 2. Cairn Terrier 3. American Hairless Terrier 4. Smooth Fox Terrier

Three Tips for Living In A Multi-Pet Home!

April 18, 2019 :: Posted by Tommy Terrier

This month we celebrated National Pet Day on April 11. Here are three tips for living in a multi-pet home: Safety during meal time. To keep all animals safe during their meals, individuals should be fed in separate spaces.  Even members of the same species appreciate having room to relax while eating their food and 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