A Member of Our Pack Becomes a Pet Partner

Posted by on Jul 22, 2016 in Dog Lifestyle, News and Updates
A Member of Our Pack Becomes a Pet Partner

If you’ve ever been in the lobby of Beantown Bed and Biscuit around 7:30am you may have seen Jeter, a handsome Chocolate Labrador of 3 years, trotting happily down the stairs. He enters the facility with his leash in his mouth as if to say, “No worries, mom. I can walk myself!”. With his tail high and wagging, […]

Dogs Wearing Sunglasses – Instagram Photo Contest

Posted by on May 28, 2016 in Dog Lifestyle, News and Updates
Dogs Wearing Sunglasses – Instagram Photo Contest

To celebrate the warm weather, Beantown Bed & Biscuit is holding a “Dogs Wearing Sunglasses” photo contest on Instagram. Submit a photo of your dog rockin’ a pair of awesome sunglasses on Instagram by using the hashtag #BeantownDogs for your chance to win a $50 gift card. You can also submit your photos to our […]

Weaning Your Dog Off Treats by Using Real Life Rewards

Posted by on Apr 29, 2016 in Dog Behavior and Training, Dog Lifestyle
Weaning Your Dog Off Treats by Using Real Life Rewards

When teaching a dog a new trick, command, or behavior, you’ll want to have some Grade A treats on hand (think boiled chicken or steak) for that extra bit of motivation. But in the real world you’re not always going to have your treat pouch handy. You also don’t want your dog to only work […]

The Biscuit Loser – Deadline Approaching!

Posted by on Apr 20, 2016 in Dog Health, Dog Lifestyle, News and Updates
The Biscuit Loser – Deadline Approaching!

The deadline is approaching to register for this year’s Biscuit Loser at Beantown Veterinary Clinic. We are accepting new and existing clients for the program. Register your dog for our 8-week weight and health transformation program by Friday, April 22nd to participate. Click here to find out more.   Call us today to register your dog! […]

The Biscuit Loser

Posted by on Apr 9, 2016 in Dog Health, Dog Lifestyle
The Biscuit Loser

Beantown Veterinary Clinic Presents: The Biscuit Loser An 8-week weight loss and health transformation program for your dog. Frequently Asked Questions: What is the Biscuit Loser? The Biscuit Loser is a program designed to assist your dog to lose excess winter weight and increase his/her overall health and fitness level. Is my dog a good fit […]

7 Tips to Get Your Dog Exercise (Even if You Don’t Have Much Time)

Posted by on Mar 29, 2016 in Dog Health, Dog Lifestyle
7 Tips to Get Your Dog Exercise (Even if You Don’t Have Much Time)

Exercise is imperative for a happy and healthy dog. But for many of us, it can seem impossible to fit in daily walks. Here are some ways you can exercise your dog without investing too much of your time. Exercise Areas & Programs 1. At-Home Walking At-Home walking is an excellent solution for dogs that […]

Find out which leash attachment is right for your dog – an Infographic

Posted by on Mar 16, 2016 in Dog Behavior and Training, Dog Lifestyle
Find out which leash attachment is right for your dog – an Infographic

Choosing the correct collar for your dog’s training can be difficult, and there are a lot of options out there. While no leash attachment is a substitution for good training, this infographic can help you determine which leash attachment may be best for your dog: Prong Collar A prong collar is an adjustable metal collar […]

Guide to Dog Socialization in Brookline

Posted by on Mar 1, 2016 in Dog Lifestyle
Guide to Dog Socialization in Brookline

Brookline is an ideal place to socialize your dog. With parks designated for dog play, quick access to the city, and a variety of dog service organizations, you can be sure to find exactly what you need. Below are some ways you can help your dog get socialized with other dogs in the area: Brookline […]

At-Home Grooming – What Brushes to Have for your Dog

Posted by on Feb 16, 2016 in Dog Lifestyle
At-Home Grooming – What Brushes to Have for your Dog

At-home grooming is crucial to having a happy and healthy dog. Having the proper tools can help ensure your grooming is a pleasant experience for your dog, and an efficient process for you. Our groomer has outlined the different kinds of brushes and when they are appropriate to use on your dog. Slicker Brush Used For: […]

How to Desensitize Your Dog to a Gentle Leader

Posted by on Dec 29, 2015 in Dog Behavior and Training, Dog Lifestyle
How to Desensitize Your Dog to a Gentle Leader

If your dog is a habitual puller on the leash, walking can seem more like a chore than a bonding experience with your dog. While any kind of harness will not be a substitute for training loose-leash walking, a gentle leader head-harness is a highly recommended tool for dogs that like to pull on the leash. […]