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Pacific Northwest Plants that are Toxic for Dogs

The Pacific Northwest is one of the most beautiful places to live. We have mountains, water, trails and an abundance of indigenous plants that add to the beauty and colorful landscape we call home. The only thing that makes our surroundings even better is enjoying them with our family, including our four-legged family members. However,…
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Five Ways to Prepare Your Pet for Airline Travel

Here at Hillrose Pet Resort, we are often asked about how best to handle airline travel with pets. We do have a lot of experience in this area since we are so close to SeaTac airport and we offer layover services as part of our kenneling services. Over the years, we have seen many situations…
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Five Reasons to Develop a Running Routine with Your Dog

Here at Hillrose Pet Resort, we are firm believers in the benefit of regular exercise for your pets and we’ve shared a number of blogs and social posts encouraging this habit. So, in an effort to be consistent, but also offer some variety, we’d like to focus on the specific benefits of developing a running…
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Four Steps to Take When Your Dog Eats Something Toxic

If you are a dog owner, you have most likely had the unnerving experience of discovering that your beloved canine has eaten something you know to be dangerous. This happens at times and sadly, we lose pets in this manner from time-to-time-- but not always!  If your dog has eaten something toxic, he can make…
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