Pet Parents of Pasadena Blog

Summer Safety Tips for Dogs

Keeping Your Dog Safe and Cool This Summer!     It’s no secret summer is one of the best months for doggy and human fun. There are more adventures to be had, more sights to be seen, more smells to be smelled, and more trails to be explored!   But along with...

Best Dog-Friendly Hiking Trails in Pasadena

A Helpful Guide to Local Hiking with Your Pooch     If you have an adventurous spirit, love to be outside, and want to find the best hiking trails for you and your four-legged friend to explore, then My Dog Spot has you covered!   But before we dive into the...

How to Prevent a Dog Bite

Whether you’re a dog lover or dog owner who is constantly around dogs, or you’re just an outdoor enthusiast who encounters a number of four-legged friends during daily activities, you’ve likely wondered about human and dog safety and how you can prevent a dog bite....

Is the Easter Lily Toxic to Pets?

A Vet’s Advice on Keeping Our Pet’s Healthy and Happy this Easter   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9fOXgfz45uw&feature=youtu.be     Flowers are blooming, birds are singing, and Easter is just around the corner! And while the holidays are loaded...

Do Dogs Suffer from Seasonal Allergies?

A Veterinarian’s Take on Helping Your Dog Through Allergy Season Spring is here and with it comes those seasonal allergies that has so many of us irritable and uncomfortable. Did you know, just like humans, dogs can also suffer from this pesky condition?...

Best Pet Rescues in Los Angeles

Highlighting the Top Three Rescues in the Los Angeles Area   Are you in the market for a new furry friend this month? Then take note!   We’re about to provide you with three of our favorite local rescues and give you a little insight into the world of pet...

Choosing the Best Dog Walker in Los Angeles

How to Pick the Best Dog Walker in LA for You and Your Fur baby   Are you a busy pet parent in need of some assistance? Worried about how to pick the best dog walker in Los Angeles for your dog? Well, worry no more, because we are here to help! For years now, My...

Who Is My Dog Spot?

What You Should Know About LA’s Exclusive Dog Care Company Are you a busy pet parent in the Los Angeles area? Then you need to know about My Dog Spot. Who is My Dog Spot? My Dog Spot is a three-time award-winning dog care company serving the greater Los Angeles area....

Run Spot, Run!

How Dog Running Benefits More Than Just Your Dog’s Overall Health   As pet owners and dog lovers, we already know that walking our dogs is an essential part of being a pet parent. Dogs, like humans, need exercise to enhance both their physical and mental health....

Reducing Your Dog’s Anxiety on Halloween

A Guide on Getting Your Dog Through This Spooky Holiday Season Halloween is upon us, and while many of us are picking out costumes, planning parties, and buying boat-loads of candy, our four-legged friends are gearing up to totally lose their cool. Here’s the thing—...

Typhus in Pasadena. Is My Pet Safe?

A flea-borne Typhus outbreak has reached epidemic levels in Pasadena and pet parents everywhere are wondering if their pets are safe. But what is Typhus, how is it contracted, and how can you treat and prevent it? Let’s find out.   What is Typhus? Typhus is a...

Top Questions To Ask Your Vet About Your Dog

It’s important to keep our pets healthy. One of the best ways to make sure that they stay healthy is by taking them to the vet. And what is even more important to their care is asking your veterinarian the right questions.   Top Questions to Ask Your Vet About...

What Should I Do If My Dog Has Heatstroke?

There is no doubt that the summer is hot. Do you know what to do if your dog has heatstroke? There are certain signs to look for and definitely things that you need do if you think if your dog is overheating.   Signs of Heatstroke Overheating can quickly turn...