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Importance of Microchips

Importance of Microchips

We’ve all heard that you’re supposed to microchip your pets. But why is it important? “My dog is never off-leash,” “I have an indoor-only cat,” or “My dog knows where home is.” While these may be true, the truth is that you can never be 100% sure that an animal won’t...

Making a Splash with your Dog this Summer

Making a Splash with your Dog this Summer

What do people usually think of when they hear “Summer activity”? Swimming of course!!! The hot summer days are almost unbearable without being in some sort of body of water. This summer you may find yourself at a dog beach or sitting in an inflatable kiddy sized...

Flea and Tick summer safety for pets

Flea and Tick summer safety for pets

Its that time of the year when you and your pets find yourself spending more time outdoors! Summer is a fun time for exploring and planning activities that include your pet. With all the exciting things to come this summer, please don’t forget to keep them safe...

San Diego Dog-Friendly Restaurants

San Diego Dog-Friendly Restaurants

Pet-friendly Places to Hangout this Summer There are countless perks of living in the beautiful city of San Diego. Of course, we love all the dogs and dog-related activities. Afterall it is one of the most dog-friendly cities in the United States! San Diego is also...

Why we work as a team at JenLovesPets

Why we work as a team at JenLovesPets

JenLovesPets is more than just a professional pet care and dog walking company- we are a TEAM! When you allow us to take care of your pets, you are hiring more than just a solo worker. JenLovesPets is a team of pet loving, caring, and professional individuals. We...

How to get rid of dog smells in the house

How to get rid of dog smells in the house

If you’re a dog owner you most likely have faced the problem of a “dog smell” lingering within your house. Well it’s not uncommon! We find ourselves immune to any pet odors in our own house because our noses have adjusted to it. The panic tends to kick in when other...

Natural ways to improve your pet’s kibbles

Natural ways to improve your pet’s kibbles

Our pet’s diet and nutrition are so important to us because we want our furbabies to be their healthy, best selves! Wholesome food and supplements can contribute to a longer life for them. Every pet has different dietary needs so thankfully there are endless options...

Dog barking in the neighborhood

Dog barking in the neighborhood

If you live in a neighborhood or apartment community, you’ll experience all sorts of sounds and noises surrounding you. Chances are that one of those sounds is dog barking! It’s common to hear some level of barking throughout the day or night. Barking is natural, it’s...

Pets are more than Christmas gifts

Pets are more than Christmas gifts

Happy December!! The most wonderful time of the year has begun! ‘Tis the season of gift giving and surrounding ourselves with loved ones as we celebrate the upcoming holidays. For many, the perfect gift of all would be to wake up to a new pet. A dog, cat, rabbit, etc...

Walking dogs in the dark

Walking dogs in the dark

The time of the year that most people despise has approached- Daylight savings “fallback”! Once November 4th hit, the clocks fell back an hour resulting in earlier sunsets and darker days. It takes time to adjust to the changes for humans and for pets! When the sun...