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Canine Flu Requirements Demand Your Attention

What Do You know About Canine Flu? Many of you have heard about the canine flu, specifically the H3N2 strain of Canine Influenza.  This newest flu is appearing in Texas recently and now in the Houston area. More than 30 states have reported cases of this strain of canine flu. Fondren 5 Star Pet Resort…

A Puppy’s First 100 Days Really Do Count

Your Puppy’s First 100 Days The most important time in a puppy’s development is during the first year, especially during the first 4 months of life.  This doesn’t mean your dog won’t be able to learn new things as a juvenile, adolescent or adult. It does mean the way he learns and responds are formed…

Turn Your Dog Into A Canine Good Citizen

Your Dog Can Be A Canine Good Citizen  What is a Canine Good Citizen test for dogs?  It is a way to produce Canine Good Citizens, Responsible Owners and Well-Mannered Dogs. What’s not to love about that? The CGC program is recognized as the gold standard for dog behavior. Dogs who pass the 10 step…

Preventing Dog Bites

Preventing Dog Bites While we all think our dog is the best, most of us give little thought to preventing dog bites by holding onto the belief that our dog would never intentionally do us harm. Our trained staff welcomes all dogs with confidence by knowing the dos and don’t s when handling dogs. They…

5 Travel Tips

5 Travel Tips For You And Your Pet The most important of the 5 Travel Tips when booking a vacation for you and planning pet care for your pet is when you should book. Lucky for you our pet care experts at Fondren 5 Star Pet Resort know the perfect answer- as soon as possible!…

2017 Daycare Games Competition

2017 Daycare Games Sponsored by The Dog Gurus, The 2017 Daycare Games competition is an annual event of off-leash dog play attendants and pet centers.  It’s like the Olympics… but with dogs! Dogs attending Daycare at Fondren 5 Star Pet Resort are scheduled on specific repeating days of the week. Dogs in Daycare Plus are…

Talking Dogs

  What About Talking Dogs? How much more would you know about your pet if pets could talk? Would talking dogs tell all? Would they tell all about their favorite food or favorite place to sleep, even their favorite toys and games?  Of course, you would ask them what happens when you’re not with them.…

Remodel Complete

Following The Plan The dust has settled, our lodging upgrades are finished and the building remodel complete. New indoor runs, safe play yards and security cameras are all installed, ready for use! Check out some photos of our building makeover.  Be sure to see the one of our first little friend to curl up on…

New Year Resolutions

Resolutions Heading into 2017! It’s important to make healthy New Year’s Resolutions for the whole family including your pets. We’d like to challenge you to add some of these activities to your calendar as you make your new year resolutions. 1. Walk More! With a new dog in my household, I’m finding out I can…