Beat the Heat: How to Keep Your Dog Safe This Summer in Ogden

Dogs in Ogden, Utah playing in the pool with their dog sitter

Dogs are fun and loyal companions, but they need extra care during the summer months to stay healthy and safe. With soaring temperatures in Ogden, it’s important to know how to keep your pup comfortable and happy while still enjoying the outdoors. Here are some tips for keeping your four-legged friend safe from heat-related illnesses […]

Is Your Family Ready for Another Dog? Consider These 3 Things First

Welsh Corgi puppy in Ogden Utah

Dogs make wonderful, loyal, and loving companions—so much so that it can be tempting to surround ourselves with a pack of them. Like potato chips, it’s difficult to stop at just one. But is your household up to the challenge of welcoming a new furry family member? Are Your Kids Ready? Getting a dog should […]

Winter Pet Safety Advice

Dog in the snow

You know how the song goes …”oh…the weather outside is frightful….”, right?  Winter-time and the inclement weather that it brings can be “frightful” for your fur-kids too, but your pet care professionals at Away Home & Pet Care are here to help you get your pets safely through the winter months. Read on….. Garage Check […]

How Do I Keep My Pet Safe at Dog Parks?

Dog walker in Ogden Utah taking a dog to Glasman Pond Park

Dog parks can be fun for your dog because it will have the opportunity to interact with other dogs and entertain itself. However, to ensure your dog and other dogs can have as much fun as possible, there are safety restrictions that must be upheld. Polite Play As a pet owner, it is your responsibility […]

What Every Puppy Owner Needs to Know About Training a New Puppy

Dog sitter in Ogden Utah holding a puppy

Bringing a new puppy home is almost like bringing home a new baby. Even before you step through the door, you need to prepare. From buying a comfy bed to plenty of toys, new puppy owners have a lot to do. But, after you and your new pup get settled in and they start to […]

More Than Just Pet Sitting: 3 Pet Services Every Dog Owner Needs

Dog sitters petting a dog in Ogden Utah

Every dog owner feels the special bond they share with a family pet. And just like it is your desire and responsibility to make sure the other members of your family possess all they need to live a happy and healthy life. You will want no less for your four-legged family members. The following services […]

How To Choose The Right Dog Food For Your Pup

Dog sitter in Ogden Utah pouring food into a bowl

Dog owners work hard to keep their pets healthy and happy. Food plays one of the essential roles in keeping pets healthy and active. Being a pet owner, feeding your pet a well-balanced diet is one of the crucial things in maintaining his health. A nutrient-rich food helps retain your dog’s overall well-being, including dental, […]

Watch Out For These Holiday Dangers and What You Can Do About Them

Dog at Christmas

The holidays are here and we definitely want to have a lot of fun with our furry friends. But we also have to be aware of the possible holiday dangers for pets. Things are about to get really busy this holiday season. If you are not running around shopping and setting up festive decorations, you […]

How To Train A Puppy To Walk On A Leash In 10 Simple Steps

Dog walker walking two dogs in Ogden Utah

Imagine yourself walking down a street on a normal day and you meet a pet owner in distress. They have their precious pup on a leash and rather than walking side by side like a happy family, the dog is frantically tugging and whining for dear life. It looks funny for everyone else but for […]

How Can I Help My Dog Maintain a Healthy Weight?

Dog on a leash in Ogden Utah

Dog owners love to share things with their dogs. Activities like quiet time on the couch, relaxing walks around the neighborhood, and a fun day at the beach are all excellent to share with your pooch. However, many dogs are beginning to share a major human health problem: obesity. Regular Veterinary Visits Regular trips to […]

free checklist for hiring the perfect pet sitter

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Tired of second guessing every pet sitter you hire?

Our comprehensive guide will take the worry out of hiring a pet sitter. Expert tips, interview questions and a printable checklist to help you confidently leave your furry friends in the hands of a pet sitter.