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Barks and Recreation Pet Services Inc. in Trail, BC – Canada Day Hours

Barks and Recreation Pet Services Inc. in Trail, BC – Canada Day Hours

By on Jun 30, 2017 in Blog | 0 comments

Happy Canada Day to all our friends across the country!

Our staff wishes you a happy weekend and we will be open limited hours to allow our staff to enjoy the weekend as well.

Friday, June 30th, 2017 – Open regular hours – Daycare (8a -5:45p) Retail (10a – 6p)

Saturday, July 1st, 2017 – Open – Retail (10a – 4p)

Sunday, July 2nd, 2017 – Closed

Monday, July 3rd, 2017 – Closed

Tuesday, July 4th, 2017 – Open regular hours – Daycare (8a -5:45p) Retail (10a – 6p)

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How Often Should You Wash Your Pet’s Food Bowl?

How Often Should You Wash Your Pet’s Food Bowl?

By on Jun 27, 2017 in Blog | 0 comments

The experts recommend washing food bowls after every meal, and regardless of what type of diet you offer your pet. Food bowls should be washed with hot, soapy water after each meal, and water bowls should be wiped dry before refilling, and thoroughly washed every couple of days or more often as necessary.

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Petition · Castlegar City Hall: Stop Banning Dog Breeds And Over Charging Registration Fees · Change.org

Petition · Castlegar City Hall: Stop Banning Dog Breeds And Over Charging Registration Fees · Change.org

By on May 5, 2017 in Blog | 1 comment

Hello Everyone,

I know that to some of you this isn’t the most important petition you’ve seen on this website, but to dog lovers, it will be. Dog lovers and owners will understand that your dog isn’t just a pet it is part of your family, no matter how long you have had them. Well now someone in my community is having to fight to be able to keep her beautiful fur babies because the city of Castlegar wants to charge ridiculous fees due to the breed of her dogs.

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I Saw a Dog Bite a Child, and It Was a Totally Preventable Accident

I Saw a Dog Bite a Child, and It Was a Totally Preventable Accident

By on Apr 20, 2017 in Blog | 0 comments

A toddler got the side of his face ripped off by a Labrador, and I saw it coming, unable to do anything. I was only 100 feet but a world away from the accident, which did NOT need to happen. It unfolded in seconds when the boy hugged the dog, who was tied to a railing inside the toddler play area of a park, with moms and children all around laughing and playing.

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