Rocky’s Viewpoint

Rockys Viewpoint

A blog for people who treat their dogs better than family

 Orlando Dog Water Therapy

If your dog is recovering from an injury, struggling to climb stairs and walk, or dealing with a variety of other health problems, then Orlando dog water therapy is the answer. Rocky’s Retreat is Central Florida’s only canine aquatic facility with certified aqua therapists.   Humans have been using hydrotherapy for its health benefits for…

most energetic dogs

When your dog fails to grow out of that rambunctious puppy phase, it can be exhausting trying to keep up with those high energy levels. Read on to see how doggie day care may be the answer if your pup falls in the category of most energetic dogs!   “Owner of the world’s most energetic…

Mental stimulation for dogs

Are you worried your pup isn’t getting enough mental nourishment throughout their days at home? The good news is there are so many fun and healthy ways to provide mental stimulation for dogs and we are here to show you just how to do it!   Dogs are great companions and deserve to be given…

Orlando Dog Babysitting

There are always pros and cons to every decision you make, and we’re here to help you decide between Orlando dog babysitting and dog boarding. Whatever choice you make, the end goal is always a happy pup.   If you’re heading out of town on a trip, or just looking for some extra care for…

Can Dogs Use Treadmills 

If you’ve been asking “can dogs use treadmills,”  it might be time to look into doggie day care at Rocky’s Retreat. Your dog can have all of the fun and exercise – no expensive equipment or gym membership needed!   Maybe your furry friend has been turning into a bit of a couch potato and…

Orlando Dog Daycare Policies and Procedures

Orlando dog daycare policies and procedures don’t have to be complicated, this blog outlines our common-sense regulations, and how they help keep your dog safe!   Our Orlando doggie day care is a great resource for your pet, giving them the opportunity to get some much needed exercise and socialization. But as with every group…

two dogs playing with a toy together in autumn

We know that leaving your fur child in the care of Orlando dog boarding kennels might make you nervous – especially if it’s your first time doing so. However, we want you to know that when your dog is at Rocky’s Retreat, they are in good hands. Does My Dog Need To Be Vaccinated In…

dog neutering

Maybe you just got a new puppy, and you’re considering getting him neutered, but you have questions. Here’s some information about dog neutering to help you make an informed decision that you can feel confident in for you and your pup. What Is Dog Neutering? Knowing what dog neutering is might help alleviate your fears…

dog tricks

Who says you can’t teach an old dog new tricks? These 3 dog tricks are easy enough to teach any dog, young or old. 1). Shake Hands As far as dog tricks go, this might be one of the easiest ones a pup can learn. It’s a classic, and because it’s so simple, it’s usually…

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Halloween Treat Recipes

Goblins and ghouls and ghosts, oh my! We’re dishing a few of our favorite healthy Halloween treat recipes to whip up for your pups this fall.  ‘Tis the season for pumpkin spice lattes, waffles–and, basically anything pumpkin. But you’re not the only one who enjoys these seasonal flavors–your pup does too! And pumpkin is a…