Interview with Newman's Owner, Jena Newman

Interview with Newman's Owner, Jena Newman

Learn more about the founder and owner of Newmanโ€™s Dog Training, Walking & Pet Sitting, Jena Newman!

How old were you when you got your first pet?

Oh man, I have always had pets. The first dog I had growing up was a Cockapoo named Missy and Tilly was my first cat. As an adult and fully responsible for my own pets, my first cat was a Tuxedo cat named Milo and first dog is a Chocolate Labrador named Dexter who is 9 years young!

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Christmas & Holiday Safety

Christmas & Holiday Safety

The holiday is a time for your family and friends to get together and enjoy each otherโ€™s company. The last thing you want is to worry about your dog the whole time. Your guest will appreciate not having your dog beg and drool over their food the minute they sit down for dinner. Start now to teach your dog the "down/stay" command so he'll lie down quietly on the other side of the room. Practice at every meal! If your dog hasn't become reliable by holiday time, use your dog crate and confine him while your guests are eating.

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Fleas: Every Germaphobe's Nightmare

Fleas: Every Germaphobe's Nightmare

You know what Iโ€™m talking about: those little bugs that jump, bite, and use your dog or cat as a host for their breeding grounds. Itโ€™s truly disgusting. Unfortunately, flea and tick season is upon us, what with the warm weather and more hours spent outdoors. Fleas thrive in the heat, and are more likely to lay eggs and hatch in hotter temperatures (65ยฐF+). Bleh.

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Things that make me laugh!

Things that make me laugh!

Do you ever find yourself laughing so hard your abs hurt but you canโ€™t stop? And you arenโ€™t really making any noise you are just kind of bouncing?  Those are some of my favorite times, not only am I getting an abs workout but something had been so wonderful to make me laugh that hard. Now I will admit there have been sometimes when it was the stupidest thing and no one understands why I am laughing that hard. But eh, it still feels good. 

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