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Your dog: The unique individual

Dog Behavior, Dog Education, Dog Enrichment, Dog Health, Dog Ownership, Dog Socialization, Dog Training, Puppies

Your dog: The unique individual

Dogs are intelligent, observant, and unique individuals. Part of the joy of sharing our lives with them is getting to…

What is a dog behavior assessment and why is it necessary?

Central Bark, Dog Behavior, Dog Day Care, Dog Education, Dog Enrichment, Dog Health, Dog Ownership, Dog Safety, Dog Socialization, Dog Training

What is a dog behavior assessment and why is it necessary?

A dog behavior assessment is a series of structured interactions with a prospective day care dog that are designed to…

Doggy Day Care is not the right fit for my dog, and that’s OK!

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Doggy Day Care is not the right fit for my dog, and that’s OK!

Pet owners are sometimes surprised that while doggy day care can be an excellent environment for some, it is not…

Puppy Training Tips

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Puppy in Training: Top Puppy Training Tips

Bringing home a new puppy is incredibly exciting! Making sure the training of a new puppy goes smoothly requires careful…

Longline Walks

Dog Behavior, Dog Ownership, Dog Training

Longline Walks

Taking our dogs for longline walks (sometimes called “Decompression Walks”, a term coined by professional dog trainer Sarah Stremming) has…

Play tug of war with puppy

Dog Behavior, Dog Education, Dog Enrichment, Dog Ownership, Dog Training, Puppies

Should You Play Tug of War With Your Puppy?

For new puppy owners, whether or not to play tug of war with their puppy is a common question! Living…

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What is a dog behavior assessment and why is it necessary?

Central Bark, Dog Behavior, Dog Day Care, Dog Education, Dog Enrichment, Dog Health, Dog Ownership, Dog Safety, Dog Socialization, Dog Training

What is a dog behavior assessment and why is it necessary?

A dog behavior assessment is a series of structured interactions with a prospective day care dog that are designed to…

Doggy Day Care is not the right fit for my dog, and that’s OK!

Central Bark, Dog Behavior, Dog Day Care, Dog Ownership, Dog Socialization, Dog Training, News, Puppies

Doggy Day Care is not the right fit for my dog, and that’s OK!

Pet owners are sometimes surprised that while doggy day care can be an excellent environment for some, it is not…

crate training a puppy

Central Bark, Dog Education, Dog Ownership, Dog Socialization, Dog Training, Puppies

Tips for Crate Training a Puppy

Bringing home a new puppy is a process filled with excitement! Getting down to the nitty-gritty of puppy training can…

Bringing Home a New Puppy

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Bringing Home a New Puppy

Tricks and tips for bringing home a new puppy Bringing home a new puppy is an incredibly exciting time, filled…

National Pet First Aid Month

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National Pet First Aid Month

With April as National Pet First Aid month, now is a perfect time to ensure that you are fully prepared…

The Dogs of Ireland

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The Dogs of Ireland

When you think of Ireland, you’re likely to visualize the fun celebrations of St. Patrick’s Day. Your mind may even…

What is Dog Day Care?

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What is Dog Day Care?

Dog Day Care, such as that provided by Central Bark, satisfies a dog’s inherent need for exercise, socialization, and mental…

Central Bark York Grand Opening

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Central Bark York Grand Opening

Central Bark York recently celebrated the store’s grand opening. Co Franchisee, Jen Hicks made her television debut on Fox43 at…

Central Bark Jacksonville in the news

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Central Bark Jacksonville in the news

Central Bark Jacksonville recently celebrated the store’s grand opening. Franchisee, Mark McKenzie made his television debut at the grand opening…

Portia Scott completes the Goldman Sachs 100,000 Small Businesses Program

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Portia Scott completes the Goldman Sachs 100,000 Small Businesses Program

Portia Scott, Central Bark Philadelphia franchise owner, was among the seventeenth cohort of 30 graduates who recently completed the Goldman…

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