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Why Dogs Are Better Than Cats

By Austin Dog Kennels Team | September 26, 2022

I’m a dog person. I always have been, and I always will be. Dogs are loyal, affectionate, and great companions for kids. They’re also man’s best friend—literally! They’ll stick by your side through thick and thin, giving you all the love in their hearts without asking for anything in return (except maybe a treat or…

Hot Dogs: How to Care for Your Pups When It’s Hot Outside

By Austin Dog Kennels Team | August 3, 2022

Summer can be a rough time for dogs. Fortunately, you can help your four-legged friend beat the heat. Unlike humans, who loosen their collars and tie on a vest to beat the summer sun’s rays, dogs are unable to remove or cover up their fur. Without some extra TLC from their owners, dogs can suffer…

How Your Dog Can Benefit From Doggy Daycare

By Austin Dog Kennels Team | July 8, 2022

Doggy daycare can be a great solution for many pet parents. It gives dogs the chance to feel like they live in a pack. When left alone at home your dog may exhibit some symptoms of ’empty-nest syndrome’ and over time these symptoms may lead to behavioral issues – but you can help minimize them…

Why Austin is the Most Dog-Friendly City in the World

By Austin Dog Kennels Team | June 8, 2022

Austin, Texas is known for being a pretty quirky city. And one thing it’s not short on, are dog-friendly places. We never leave without sticking our best friends in the back of our vehicles and heading out to see what Austin’s dog-friendly spaces have to offer. Austin has a serious obsession with dogs. There are…

How to Read a Dog’s Body Language: A Step-by-Step Guide

By Austin Dog Kennels Team | May 16, 2022

What is your dog trying to communicate with you? Dogs have a language that allows them to express their emotional condition and intentions to others in the same way as humans. Although dogs make use of noises and signals, much of the information they convey is through their body language, particularly their facial expressions and…

Do You Need Dog Boarding? Here’s How To Prepare

By Austin Dog Kennels Team | April 21, 2022

Let’s face it, taking your dog on vacation isn’t convenient. Staggered schedules and allergic family members can all cause tension for everyone, not to mention the challenges of flights or long road trips. Dog boarding is a godsend in situations like these. Instead of worrying about bathroom breaks during long road trips or your allergic…

How To Keep Your Dog Comfortable In The Heat Of Summer

By Austin Dog Kennels Team | April 8, 2022

With your dog outside in the summertime, I’m sure they are having a lot of fun. When the temperature rises, take measures to protect your pet, regardless of whether you walk them down the road or drive them in the car. Here are some methods for safeguarding your beloved companion while they’re playing outside in…

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5 Things to Look for When Buying a Home Kennel for Your Dog

By Austin Dog Kennels Team | March 4, 2022

Do you want to invest in a home dog kennel, also known as a dog crate? If that’s the case, make sure to read this post to be sure you’re making the right choice for your pup. Kennels can be a friend of your puppy or dog if you take proper care of your pet…

What to Expect the First Time You Board Your Dog

By Austin Dog Kennels Team | February 15, 2022

If you don’t know what to expect the first time you board your dog, then you’re probably thinking about whether or not it’s going to be stressful for them. Well, some dogs may get stressed from the experience of being left in a strange place and with unfamiliar people. But other dogs won’t mind at…