Now that summer is here the time to go out on adventures with your four legged friend has arrived. Although the weather may be perfect for outdoor shenanigans don’t forget that while you can remove your coat in the summer heat, your best pal cannot. If your dog’s coat has gone some time without proper […]
Keep your dog’s nails trimmed
5 simple reasons why keeping your dog’s nails trim and neat are important: A dog’s nails, just like humans, are curved. However, unlike humans, dogs walk with their nails. When a dog’s nails gets too long, it can twist the dogs toes, thus deforming them. This also causes your dog to adopt a limp like walk and will strain your dog’s legs and spine…
Dog Grooming as an Art Form
It takes a certain skill to be a quality dog groomer. Some may even say it is an art form. When asked what makes dog grooming an art form, Jessica Spyker, one of The Dog Shop’s owners, said there are many similarities between creating art and grooming dogs. Jessica studied art until she was about […]
Dog grooming at the Dog Shop
Every dog grooming shop is unique in some way. The Dog Shop in Vancouver, Washington provides many different unique and positive features.
Grooming and probiotics can help with dog yeast problems
It is not uncommon for a dog to get a yeast infection. Mainly, dogs tend to get yeast infections in their ears. With proper dog grooming and probiotics, you can help your dog protect and heal itself. The following are symptoms of yeast problems for your dog: Rash Licking/chewing feet and legs Hair loss/shedding Foul […]
The dog’s Thanksgiving feast
The holiday season is upon us as Thanksgiving approaches this week. When we think of Thanksgiving, we most likely think of family getting together over a big feast of turkey, stuffing, all kinds of salads and do not forget the desserts! For our pets, however, this feast can be hazardous. Keep your dog safe this Thanksgiving […]
Keep your dog safe this Halloween
Costumes, candy, Jack-o-Lanterns, oh my! It’s that time of year again – Halloween. While it can be a fun and spooky night, it can also become a very scary night if safety precautions are not taken with your dog. Keeping the following in mind can help prevent any harm being done unintentionally to your pet as you […]
Care For Your Dog In The Cold Season
When summer started to creep up on us, we wrote about Summer Dog Care. Now the fall season is upon us and it is time to talk about caring for your dog in the cold months. To start off, there are some “General Concerns” to be covered. Keep your pup inside As fall sets in, the […]
So you think you want a dog?
It’s easy to get caught up in the excitement of having a puppy in your home, but there are many factors to consider before bringing a dog into your home. Why do you want a dog? Neighbor get robbed? Get an alarm. Kids bugging you for a dog? The dog will become your job. (This […]
Summer Dog Care
As the temperatures begin to rise, we pull out our shorts and tank tops as well as our swimsuits. What do we need to do to care for our dogs in the summer weather? We provide you with 10 tips based off Cesar Millan’s Top Summer Tips. Exercise early in the morning or later at […]
You groom yourself, why wouldn’t you groom your dog?
Clean As humans, we bathe and groom ourselves on a daily basis. When we don’t, we say we feel gross. Our dogs need to be clean, too. Dogs roll around in the grass and dirt, which can easily get stuck in the hair. Other airborne particles like pollen get stuck in their hair as well. […]
Dog grooming filmed with Google Glass
Dog grooming filmed with Google Glass – Watch us groom dogs #throughglass in this cool video!
Another Five-star Yelp Review!
Best place I’ve found for dog grooming at the best price. My dogs looked great and they had a wonderful time. I felt good about leaving them at a place that felt like “doggie daycare” rather than somewhere they’re led off in a back room to sit in a crate. My golden is really social […]
Our Vancouver dog grooming shop makes Honor Roll
We’ve earned Honor Roll status on Angie’s List for receiving at least two a-rated reports. Thank you to our customers for taking the time to review our services!
We welcome Ezry Leigh Spyker
The newest member of The Dog Shop family has arrived! Jessica Spyker’s daughter, Ezry Leigh Spyker, was born 12/13/12.
Sassy likes her leash
Sassy wasn’t quite sure about giving up her leash just yet, so cute!
Hugs from The Dog Shop in Vancouver, WA
chillin at The Dog Shop :)
Three peas in a pod!
They all wanted a bath together!
At least three years of not being groomed!
Little man is much happier now anyway! Thanks to Shannon and all who helped save him!
Our third yelp review!
Roseland H. Vancouver, WA 8/5/2012 I had my dog groomed recently by Jessica who did an excellent job on my Yorkie. She really listened to what I wanted him to look like, especially since I had a horrible experience at Franko’s. I would definitely recommend anyone to take their dog to be groomed at The Dog Shop.
As Dog groomers in Vancouver, WA, we are honored to have our second review on yelp
We are Dog groomers in Vancouver, WA and are honored to have our second review on yelp. Thanks to Melissa M. for her thoughtful review: This place is a diamond in the ruff! After my old groomer moved too far away, I came to the conclusion that it isn’t easy to find a dog groomer […]
The Dog Shop offers quality dog grooming in Vancouver
The Dog Shop offers quality grooming in Vancouver, WA. We’re happy to have our first Yelp Review! Thanks, Scott C. A few of weeks ago I was out to grab some dog food from my favorite shop to do so, Natural Pet NW. I noticed that a dog grooming shop was going to be opening […]
It’s been a little over a week since we lost our sweet Sydney
It’s been a little over a week since we lost our sweet Sydney. We were looking forward to grooming her at The Dog Shop but are so glad we got to have her in our lives for fourteen wonderful years.
Grand opening of The Dog Shop – Quality Grooming
We are pleased to announce the grand opening of The Dog Shop – Quality Grooming. Visit us online or stop by to say hello. We’re at: 212 NE 164TH AVENUE, SUITE 7, VANCOUVER, WA 98684
A few pics from our first day june 1st 2012
A few pics from our first day – June 1st, 2012. Thank you to our friends, families and customers for making this a truly spectacular day. We are located at: 212 NE 164TH AVENUE, SUITE 7 VANCOUVER, WA 98684