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Halloween with Paws

This Halloween Paws to Consider will be hosting a dog costume contest in Mission Hill (Boston). While our dog walkers will not be in costume on Halloween (at least during our regularly scheduled dog walks), we will still be walking with Halloween spirit and hope to see many dogs dressed in their spookiest Halloween costumes! Many…

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Dog Joint Pain

Joint issues are something that many of us experience with age. Sometimes it’s just a little bit of stiffness in the morning, other times it’s a step beyond that into intense aches and pains. As dogs age, they also experience these pains, something we at Paws to Consider must help manage for the dogs we walk….

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Raw Dog Food

In the wild, we’re told, everything eats raw meat. Does that mean we should feed it to our dogs instead of the prepared food in ads? Maybe (more explained below). At Paws to Consider we are sure to fulfill all of you pups dietary needs complimentary, as part of our dog walks and all pet-sitting services (as…

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Dog Food

At Paws to Consider refreshing your dogs water or providing him/her with a meal or snack is often part of the job! We are happy to offer this as a complementary aspect to any dog walks or pet sitting your require! So what’s the best dog food? It depends on the dog! This is a tricky…

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Brushing Your Dogs Teeth

You brush your teeth all the time – ever wonder if you should do so for your dog? At Paws to Consider our specialty may be dog walking, but we get all sorts of dog related questions! The answer; maybe not several times a day…but yes! Dogs should get their teeth cleaned more than a few times a…

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Dog Walking Tips For All

Whether you just adopted your first dog, or you are an experienced dog walker, there are many ways to ensure your dog gets both a safe and stimulating walk! Dog walking is an important aspect to maintaining a healthy dog, so make sure you keep your pup on a reliable walk schedule (or hire a local dog walker…

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Dog Beds

Our dogs all have a home within our home. At Paws to Consider that’s often exactly where we find our dogs when we open the door for their daily dog walk! They have dog beds and crates that they’re comfortable and happy in. They feel safe going to their dog houses when they’re in trouble, when there…

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Dog Grooming

At Paws to Consider we don’t offer grooming, but we can always walk your dog to the local groomer for you! So is grooming worth the money? Well there are plenty of things to consider – how clean or ‘presentable’ you want your dog to be, the breed, how often they walk and on what surfaces, weather,…

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Dog Walking Tips of the Trade!

As Boston’s premiere dog walking service (serving Jamaica Plain, Mission Hill, Roxbury, West Roxbury, Brookline & Roslindale predominantly), it’s incumbent upon us to ensure your dogs safety, while also providing for a fun and engaging environment during dog walks! Here are some quick tips to make sure your dog walks are as great as your pups: Pulling:…

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Dog Friendly Traveling

Paws to Consider offers pet-sitting to clients who travel and cannot bring their pups with them. While we’re happy to provide in home or at our home pet-sitting, there are also lots of dog-friendly Airbnbs, hotels, restaurants, etc that you can bring Fido to with you. Even the airlines are fairly pet friendly these days! Always check the…

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