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Spinome Italiano

      A Spinome Italiano Each year when August 21st rolls around, the staff at Fondren 5 star Pet Resort are reminded of the Spinone Italiano dog breed.  We think this Italian dog’s breed name sounds very much like the famous Italian dessert, Spumoni and we love clarifying any confusion.  However there can be some pronunciation issues…

Beach Ball Party

Last Splash of Summer BEACH BALL PARTY!  There will be water works!  No, not the teary eye kind of water works ’cause we like to quote Fred the Bassett who probably said, “There’s No Crying in Beach Ball!”   Our staff will be ready to entertain your dog all day for games and good clean…

Why Activity Packages Make Sense

The Value of Activity Packages Activity Packages are an integral part of the outstanding pet care at Fondern 5 Star Pet Resort due to these important beliefs about pets we hold near and dear. Pets are designed to be active. Unless they are asleep you’ll find an ear, whisker, mouth, body, leg or tail of…

5 Pet Grooming Questions

5 Pet Grooming Questions Among the questions about professional pet grooming, five consistent questions stand out: “From start to finish, how long does it take to groom a pet?” “When can I expect to pick up my pet?” “Why does my pet need to stay in a cage, waiting the entire time?” “What happens during…

Stress Relief For Pets

How Can You Tell Your Pet Is Stressed? Many times pet owners are simply unaware that their pet is stressed because the pet doesn’t look or sound stressed.  People handle stress differently than pets.    Everyone has stress and there are healthy ways to manage stress.  If you find yourself having more than your share, please…

Thunderstorms

Dealing With Dogs Frightened by Weather Thunderstorms and violent weather are news makers.  Sudden cold fronts and seasonally warming temperatures mixed with humidity have the necessary conditions to produce storms.  Severe storms not only cause havoc in our daily lives , they can make life almost unbearable for some of our pets. Most dogs have…

House Training Today

The Ins and Outs of House Training The question we are asked most that relates to dog training is “How do I house train my dog?” This is an honest, heartfelt question and one so simple that it’s importance is often overshadowed by the urgency to correct inappropriate soiling in the house.  We agree the…

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Facebook Button Brings Miles of  Smiles We’ve just made it easier to connect with us for your pet care needs for your pet by using a Facebook button!  Using the new Facebook “Book Now” button makes it easy to reserve lodging and more for pet people.  You can book a reservation or appointment straight from…

What’s Up With Dog Park Etiquette?

Encounters of the Best Kind Use Top 10 Etiquette Tips We are now well into the new year so if exploring the ins and outs of taking your dog to a dog park was on your resolution list, these dog park etiquette tips are meant for you. Successful encounters where your dog gets to play…