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How To Choose A Pet Sitter For Your Dog

What do you do if you need someone to care for your dog for an extended period of time? Whether you’re headed out of town for a vacation or a family emergency, it can be difficult and stressful to find extended care for your pup. 
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Considering A Career As A Dog Trainer? Find Out What A Career in Dog Training Looks Like At PPC.

Considering a career in dog training? Patrick’s Pet Care (PPC) is unlike any other dog training provider in the DMV. How do we retain our trainers? Patrick’s Pet Care is an awesome place to work. Learn more about our dog training career opportunities.
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Your Dog Isn’t Your Twin

Why is it important to consider your dog’s independent identity? Here are 4 mistakes I often witness that can be harmful to a dog’s wellbeing.
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Dog Grooming: It’s NOT A Spa

Grooming salons are often branded like a luxury resort experience for your pets. A more direct equivalent to dog grooming is a trip to the dentist – find out why, and learn how to pick a safe, effective groomer for your dog.
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Local Dog Training Company Earns Prestigious CCPDT Certification as Certified Professional Dog Trainer – Knowledge Assessed (CPDT-KA®)

Patrick’s Pet Care is proud to announce that five members of its team have achieved CPDT-KA® professional certification by the Certification Council for Professional Dog Trainers (CCPDT).
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Benefits of Pool Time

Swimming is widely regarded as one of the best full-body workouts out there, but did you know some time spent in the pool can benefit your dog as well? From physical exercise to plain old entertainment, here are the reasons you should consider taking your dog for a dip!
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Patrick’s Pet Care Announced as an IBPSA Pet Care Business Excellence Award Winner

Patrick’s Pet Care was named the winner for the IBPSA Pet Care Business Excellence Multiple Facilities Award.
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Tips for Enriching Your Dog’s Daily Walks

Here are some tips for providing your dog with the best and more enriching walk experience.
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Pre-Puppy Preparation: Start Your Puppy On The Right Paw

We’ve put together a guide to help you find the perfect program for your puppy.
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The Story of Duke

When Duke, a miniature poodle, came to Patrick’s Pet Care early this year for routine grooming, he had already been turned away from countless groomers in the DMV. You see, Duke is no ordinary dog—he’s a dog in a wheelchair.
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The Ins and Outs of Fear Free Grooming

What does the fear-free grooming process truly look like? Read on to find out why our grooming services are unlike any other in the city.
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Fear Free Grooming: A Compassionate Approach to an Essential Service

Is your dog afraid of the groomer? Learn more about Fear-Free Grooming—a compassionate approach to an essential service.

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