Canine Influenza Virus (CIV)

Canine Influenza Virus (CIV) is circulating throughout the Twin Cities. Since CIV has not been to Minneapolis in the past, most of our dogs have not built up immunities. It is very contagious and can be picked up with any dog to dog interaction. Surfaces can retain germs from sneezing or coughing for up to […]

3 Essential Tips for Bathing Your Dog at Home

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There is a reason why people refer to dogs as their fur babies. Let’s face it, a man’s best friend is a part of the family and sometimes feels like a child. Like little children, dogs may not always take bath time well, as any owner or dog grooming professional will tell you. The pet […]

Why Exercise Is Important for Your Dog’s Health

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As America’s human obesity problem progresses, we hear less about our canine obesity problem. According to the ASPCA, it’s estimated that 54% of dogs are overweight or obese, compared to the percentage of American adults who also are. Exercise is important for dogs just as much as it is for humans because it makes sure […]

3 Essential Dog Care Tips

According to the 2021-2022 National Pet Owners Survey by the American Pet Products Association, 70% of U.S. households own a pet. As a pet owner, you must do your best to care for your animal. You can go as far as taking your dog to a dog day care when you are out of town […]

How Grooming Helps Your Dog Feel Their Best

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Just like humans, dogs need regular care and attention to stay healthy and happy. According to a survey by PetSmart, 67% of dog parents know regular grooming is an important part of their dog’s health, but unfortunately many don’t realize the full extent of its benefits. Fun City Dogs offers full service grooming including baths, […]

The Benefits of Doggy Daycare

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As a dog parent, you may need to explore your doggy daycare options. Doggy daycare provides several benefits for you and your pup, from socialization opportunities to exercise. Let’s look at some key advantages of enrolling your pup in a dog daycare program. 1. Socialization With Other Dogs Your pup gets to socialize with numerous […]

The Basics of Dog Grooming Services

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Dog grooming services are vital for keeping a dog healthy and happy. Grooming not only helps keep a dog clean but it can be instrumental in preventing skin problems and other health issues. It also helps maintain a dog’s coat, keeping it looking and feeling its best. A professional groomer can provide the perfect haircut […]

Dog-Friendly Businesses and Places in Minneapolis

It’s no secret that Minneapolis is full of dog-lovers. In fact, The Swiftest ranked Minneapolis as the 12th most dog-friendly large city in the United States in 2022. The love Minnesotans have for their dogs know no bounds, which explains why the city caters to dogs of all shapes and sizes. For dog parents looking […]

3 Tips for Leash Reactive Dogs

Your dog may be a complete sweetheart at home, very welcoming of all new human and canine guests. But when you grab his leash and head out on a walk, he becomes aggressive when encountering strangers – dogs and humans alike. This is known as leash reactivity. By definition, leash reactivity is an involuntary emotional […]