Buckhead Paws To The Rescue

Understandably, the vast majority of our dog walking and pet sitting clients are from the Atlanta area (including Buckhed, Brookhaven, Sandy Springs, Dunwoody, Decatur, or Midtown). But once in a…

The Complicated Truth About a Cat's Purr

No one is certain exactly why cats purr, although there are a number of good theories. The obvious conclusion is that they seem to make this noise when they're feeling pleased and content with their…

How Often Should a Pet Sitter Visit?

A potential new Atlanta client called recently, asking about pet care for their kitty cat. This prospective client was leaving town for a week. She said they have an extra-large food bowl that was…

Why Cats Knead

It's true that most of our Atlanta pet sitting clients have dogs, but we also have a lot of kitties that we dearly love. I have such happy memories of my own kitty, Gigi - I had to say "Good-bye" to…

How to Properly Socialize Your Puppy During Quarantine

Here's a very helpful article from The Scout Guide including comments from Mark Shaver, our owner at Buckhead Paws. Special thanks to Katie Newton at The Atlanta Scout Guide for reaching out. If…

Pet Hair Vacuums

  Best Pet Hair Vacuums... You love everything about your pet except one thing: finding fur all over your house. We all know that pets can make a big, lovable mess. From carpeted stairs to…

Pet Theft Awareness

Ruff-ly 2 million fur-kids are stolen every year in the U.S. Sadly, only 10 percent of stolen pets ever make their way back to their families – others are used as bait for dog fights, bred in a puppy…

The Value of a Good Trainer

Barbara, a friend on Facebook, wrote about her greyhound's separation anxiety. While we aren't recommending one trainer or solution over another, I thought this story was share-worthy. There IS hope…

Social Distance And Your Best Doggie Friend

Isolation can get us all down, but pets can bring us special joy no matter what our circumstances are. With the warmer weather , there are plenty of opportunities to have fun with your furry…

How Your Fur-Kid Says “I Love You”

Your fur-kid tells you s/he loves you all the time, but perhaps you aren’t paying attention. Buckhead Paws Dog Walking and Pet Sitting offers a few “I love you” messages you might be missing: 1. They…

Do you confuse your dog? Look at these eight ways you might be doing so.

I learned something new from this article and wanted to share it with you. The explanation for each item in this list bears reading for more insight that will help you and your furbaby connect. 1.…

Post-Quarantine Separation Anxiety in your Pets

Perhaps you've seen the stories recently that animal shelters and rescue organizations all across the country are experiencing something they've never seen before: empty cages! Yep, one positive…

Finding Comfort In These Difficult Times

This is a really difficult time. We have so much negativity consuming us. We are rightly outraged at social injustice; the political divides between us only seem to grow larger; our economy is…

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15 Of The Coolest Things You Can Teach Your Dog

Dogs live to please their masters. There’s no better way to let them do that best than by teaching them some great tricks. So, without further ado, here are some of the coolest tricks to teach your…

Why Hire a Dog Walker?

Why Hire A Dog Walker? If you’re a dog owner, and you work outside of the home, you may need a dog-walking service and not even know it. Why should you pay someone to walk your dog, you ask? The…

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Pet Sitting: Have You Discussed With Your Pet?

Pet Sitting: Have You Discussed With Your Pet? If you are like most pet owners, your dog, cat, parrot, snake, or even lizard can become a part of the family. Treating your pet with the same respect,…

5 situations When You Really Need A Buckhead Pet Sitter

5 situations When You Really Need A Buckhead Pet Sitter   Buckhead Paws is the premier pet sitting and dog walking service in the Atlanta metropolitan area.  The services they offer can…

Atlanta Dog Walker: 10 Fun Facts about Your Pet

When we think of owning a pet, the first aspect coming to our mind is most likely the responsibility involved. But that is just a side issue - there is plenty of fun stuff an Atlanta dog walker could…

A Pet-Free Vacation with Buckhead Dog Sitters

A Pet-Free Vacation with Buckhead Dog Sitters Last year’s vacation with the spouse, kids, and dogs—all packed into the family car—was a cramped mess. The car smelled like a dirty mop, you kept…

How Buckhead Pet Sitters Can Help You While You're Away

How Buckhead Pet Sitters Can Help You While You're Away   Owning a pet is one of the greatest joys in the world, but it’s also one of life’s biggest responsibilities. In return for the…

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How Atlanta Dog Sitters Soothe Your Pet While You're on Vacation

Vacations! The right time to recharge your batteries. However, a particular group of people might experience mixed feelings when going on your vacations. Pet owners, we're talking about you.…

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What Every Atlanta Dog Walker Knows About Pet Safety in Winter

Cold weather health hazards can often make you and your pet unable to enjoy winter to its fullest. Don't worry though, you can set aside lots of inconveniences by looking into pet health-related…

Can't Walk My Dog: What Options Do I Have?

Can't Walk My Dog: What Options Do I Have? When you get a dog, your level of commitment starts going through the roof. Everything goes smoothly, and your pet is happy. However, personal or…

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Your Neighbour vs. Buckhead Pet Sitting Services

Your Neighbour vs. Buckhead Pet Sitting Services Whether they're away on vacation, business trips or just involved in unexpected situations that keep them away from home, pet lovers always have an…

Atlanta Dog Walker: How To Walk Your Dog Like A Pro

Not many people know how to master dog walking, or how to behave in this situation. This fact can apply to both new dog owners and people who have had a dog for quite a while. There's always room…

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4 Ways Atlanta Dog Walkers Can Make Your Pet Healthier

Taking your dogs on a stroll is an important part of keeping them healthy. If your puppies don't like being on a leash, Atlanta dog walkers have you covered! Let our experts do the walking for you…

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Signs That Warn You about Unqualified Atlanta Dog Sitters

Going out of town can be stressful, especially when you know you have to start looking for Atlanta dog sitters. After all, your dog is a member of the family. You want to make sure that your pet…

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Buckhead Pet Sitting: Keeping Your Pet AND Home Safe

Buckhead Pet Sitting: Keeping Your Pet AND Home Safe Can we ask you a question – WHEN was the last time you went on vacation? Don’t feel like answering that? Then how about this one: WHY haven’t…

Dog Walker Atlanta: Top 10 Dog Parks in Metro Atlanta

Dog Walker Atlanta: Top 10 Dog Parks in Metro Atlanta Looking for Atlanta’s best dog park? Well you’ve got a lot of options.  As professional dog walkers in Atlanta, we might have more experience…

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Top 5 Pet Safety Tips for Winter

Top 5 Pet Safety Tips for Winter At Buckhead Paws, we have a relationship with the pets of Atlanta that few do. And there’s a lot of talk about a cold, wet winter in Georgia.  So we thought it only…