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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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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Pack Walks

Pack walks are springing up all over Jamaica Plain and they have become a great way for your dog to meet new dogs in a safe environment! Paws to Consider has been advocating for the benefits dogs receive during pack walks for some time now and find that it makes for a far more rewarding…

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Our Pets and Their Diets

Meals, treats, and table scraps often amount to some of our dogs favorite parts of the day! However to much food can lead to an unhealthy dog, and an unhealthy dog leads to an unhappy dog. Arthritis, diabetes, and shorter life spans are all linked to obesity in dogs and some statistics show that about…

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Safe Summer Dog Walking

As the weather starts to heat up and we make our way into the heat of summer, it’s important to plan your walks carefully! The streets of Boston can get quite toasty… often times in ways that may be unnoticeable to humans, so it’s key to monitor your dog to keep him/her safe. Here are…

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How Much Exercise Does Your Dog Need?

The age of your dog is the first factor to be considered when determining how much exercise he/she may need! Puppies will obviously need the most exercise while senior dogs will need the least. Paws to Conisder handles dogs of all ages in and around the Jamaica Plain/West Roxbury area, and always strive to find…

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Dog Barking and Dog Walking

At Paws to Consider our dog walkers work with 6-8 dogs every day from all over Boston (Jamaica Plain, Brookline, West Roxbury, Roxbury, Roslindale, and Mission Hill) and communication with each dog is important in building the dog-dog walker bond! Each dog has a unique voice, but there are many commonalities among the various types of dogs barks. Here is a list of…

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