Posts By: Green Dog

some resources for food

I realized that there could be people from all over the country looking for what to feed their animals after the recall, and thought it might be useful to you to have a few manufacturers’ websites at hand. They all have store locators, so you can check to see if they are sold in your… Read more »

more recall information

Hello – sadly, the recall is being extended to new brands and even a dry food formula. Here’s an article that explains the details well: http://www.cnn.com/2007/US/03/31/pet.food.recall.ap/index.html  As before, there is still nothing affected in any of the foods that Green Dog sells. All of our foods are made with “human grade” ingredients (ingredients are of… Read more »

Fun video of dog and handler dancing

The Musical Dog Sport Association defines Canine Freestyle as a dog sport in which training, teamwork, music and movement combine to create an artistic, choreographed performance highlighting the canine partner in a manner that celebrates the unique qualities of each individual dog. It is built upon the foundation of a positive working relationship of a… Read more »

Stuff your Kong!

Winter is a tough time to have a busy dog. Granted, this winter has been much milder than most here in Portland, but what do you do for dogs that have lots of energy when it’s cold and rainy out? Keep their mouths busy – stuff a Kong! Many people know about stuffing Kongs –… Read more »

Snow Day!

Our winters are usually a little wetter than white, but we do get the occasional snow storm. This one’s a good one with lots of fluffy snow, and a lot of happy dogs and kids playing in it. We made it into work, as we’re New Englanders with a bit of experience with this situation,… Read more »

Green Tip – LED Christmas Lights

Now is a great time to pick up some LED Christmas lights on sale! If you were in our store between Thanksgiving and Christmas you might have noticed that we decorated with Christmas lights. These were actually strings of LED lights, which are an amazing innovation in Christmas lights – they’re incredibly durable (you can… Read more »

Welcome to the Green Dog Blog!!

Hello everyone! Welcome to our new blog. A fair number of our customers have said they don’t know what a blog is, so I’ll give you a rundown – I’ll be trying to post little messages here at least once a week. Sometimes they’ll be announcing an event, or a new product, sometimes I’ll write… Read more »