4 local Dog Hikes in Syracuse

Clarks reservation state park view from the top

Situated between the Finger Lakes, the Adirondacks there are a numerous number of hiking trails you can take your dog too. But you don’t have to travel far from Syracuse to enjoy wonderful hikes. There are plenty of places right in Syracuse that will fit the bill. I decided to concentrate on 4 local dog hikes that are right in the heart of the Syracuse area for you and your dog to enjoy.

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Two Healthy and Tasty Treats for Your Dog

Dog's happy expectation of treat

We already had a heat wave and it is only June. I wonder what the dog days of summer will have in store for us? For our furry friends, that extra layer of fur will have them finding shady places to lay and relax. I decided to whip my dog a couple of healthy and tasty treats. One will help keep him cool, while the other is a nice little chew for anytime.

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Choosing a Golden Retriever In Syracuse

Ivan the Golden retriever

Golden Retriever ranks in the top 3 of dog breeds and their temperment tends to be friendly, intelligent and devoted which can make them great family dogs. They generally live about 10-12 years and can reach about 75 pounds. The coat can range from a creamy color to a deeper golden red.

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Adorable cuts at Pampered Pups and Wiggle Butts in Syracuse

A job well done Rascal

Our pets are our children and as such we want to make sure they are well groomed. If your looking for an adorable cut, you might want to check out Pampered Pups and Wiggle Butts at 6801 Kinney St. East Syracuse. Last week I spent some time with owner Sarah Rubenstein to check out her salon and doggy day care.

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Exploring 3 dog parks near me for the playful pup

dogs- who will get there first?

Dog parks are a great place for dogs to socialize and exercise.   In the Syracuse area we have a variety of parks to choose from.  In addition we have several parks that are dog friendly and the locals often refer to them as unofficial dog parks.  This week I decided to explore three of the dog parks near me that playful dogs enjoy. 

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