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Celebrating 5 Years & New Role as Groomer

Megan, one of two full-time groomers at Dog’s Day Out, started working as a dog handler in 2019 at our business Downtown Dogs. She quickly progressed to become a valued team member and shift lead. Then a couple of years ago, she became interested in learning about dog grooming.  Coming from the corporate world, Ralph […]

Written by on July 5, 2024

Thank YOU Dog’s Day Out Customers! 

  Meet Vinny & Cannoli Vinny is a 13-year-old Yorkie and Cannoli is a 9-year-old Pomeranian. Their owners, Emily and Joe, feel lucky that they all have each other — and Dog’s Day Out.  Q: How long have you been a Dog’s Day Out customer? A: Fall of 2020 Q: How did each of your […]

Written by on May 6, 2024


Groomer Andy Tip: Shedding is a Big, Hairy [and Manageable] Deal Yup, shedding season upon us. It might be annoying and messy, but it’s natural and necessary. Here’s some info to help you and pup deal with the inevitable challenges of flying fur.  🐾 Shedding in dogs (and cats for that matter) is normal and […]

Written by on May 6, 2024

Is “Wash—Rinse—Repeat” Really Necessary for Dogs?

Lyle Asks: Is “Wash—Rinse—Repeat” Really Necessary for Dogs? Yes — at Dog’s Day Out we always bathe dogs twice! And we encourage owners, whether they are bathing their dog in our DIY tubs or at home, to do the same.  A dog’s coat is typically much dirtier than the hair on a human head, making […]

Written by on April 9, 2024

Frannie Says: The Canine Rainbow: Understanding How Dogs See Color

As passionate dog lovers, we’re always curious about the world from our furry friends’ perspective. Have you ever wondered how dogs see the world in terms of color? Contrary to a popular misconception, dogs are not entirely colorblind. While their color vision is not as rich as that of their human companions, they do perceive […]

Written by on April 3, 2024

Meet Dog’s Day Out Bather Jesse!

Jesse joined the Dog’s Day Out team in October 2022. They’re the one typically walking around with big, ear protectors on their head. Like Mickey Mouse (whom some of us think they look like with those headphones perched atop their head), Jesse is incredibly calm, kind, and optimistic. This is evident in their interactions with […]

Written by on March 14, 2024

Unique Valentine (or Anytime) Gift for Pet Lovers 🐕💙🖼️️💚🐩

Order by Feb 1 for pick up at Dog’s Day Out on February 11 Want a custom caricature of—or with—your pet? Interested in helping pets in need? Committed to supporting local businesses? If you answer “yes” to one or more of these questions, you have to check out our new partner’s story and work!   […]

Written by on January 26, 2024

Helen Says: “Listen Up: Ear Health Matters!”

Your dog’s ears are not just for listening—they play a crucial role in maintaining overall health. Keeping ears clean and infection-free is vital for your pet’s quality of life. Neglecting ear health can lead to infection, hearing impairment or in extreme cases, even complete hearing loss. According to the American Kennel Club (AKC), dogs are […]

Written by on January 9, 2024